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Old February 7 2014, 01:34 AM   #20
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Re: "The Man Trap" if you had seen it's debut in the 60's

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I always assumed the eating scenes served two purposes, to show the crew's off-duty life and have a convenient way to show the creature's desire for salt.
Well, yeah, on the surface, but I've wondered if there was an additional subtext. Or maybe it's a George Clayton Johnson thing, although I don't remember whether his Twilight Zone episodes had a lot of eating.
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