Re: Can we learn from Star Trek?
Don't get Picard talking about how superior the Federation is after you've eaten a large lunch.
He just keeps talking in one long incredibly unbroken sentence moving from topic to topic so that no one has a chance to interrupt, it's really quite hypnotic.
Curly: Moe, Larry, the cheese! Moe, Larry, the cheese! (Horses Collars, 1935)