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Old June 19 2012, 11:38 AM   #46
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I feel the deepest compassion for those unfortunate who happened to marry the fucking idiots that fell to their deserved deaths, and had to raise their fatherless kids and live with the other consequences. Perhaps there should be a permanent machine gun outpost at the base camp for executing anybody stupid enough to try something like that?

Not that ship registries in the real world would honor anything much. But I trust nobody would name a vessel after a criminal moron from that bunch.

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Old June 19 2012, 12:30 PM   #47
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I think that's quite enough, Timo. It's one thing not to feel about those deaths the same way others do but calling them insults and even criminals goes a little too far and will needlessly rile up other people.

Let's get back to discussing registry numbers and their meanings please, everyone.
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Old June 19 2012, 08:20 PM   #48
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NCC-19775
The Star Trek: The Motion Picture Premiere.
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Old June 19 2012, 09:23 PM   #49
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NCC-2525, can be assigned to either the USS Exordium or USS Terminus.

Pause, while the rest of you catch up with that reference.
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Old June 19 2012, 11:08 PM   #50
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^

Think I'm missing the deeper meaning. I just keep coming up with Zager & Evans.
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Old June 20 2012, 04:38 AM   #51
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^ That IS the deeper meaning.
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Old June 20 2012, 04:48 AM   #52
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NCC-19775
The Star Trek: The Motion Picture Premiere.
I keep seeing 1977, May, which would be the premier of Star Wars.
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Old June 20 2012, 05:24 AM   #53
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Mr. Laser Beam wrote: View Post
NCC-2525, can be assigned to either the USS Exordium or USS Terminus.

Pause, while the rest of you catch up with that reference.
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^

Think I'm missing the deeper meaning. I just keep coming up with Zager & Evans.
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^ That IS the deeper meaning.
So, will man still be alive?
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Old June 20 2012, 06:03 AM   #54
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^ And can woman survive?
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Old June 20 2012, 07:21 AM   #55
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USS Stan Lee
NCC 61961
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Old June 20 2012, 07:31 PM   #56
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^ That IS the deeper meaning.

Well how about that??? Got it in one!
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Old June 21 2012, 03:57 AM   #57
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Hospital ship, NCC-4077, USS Hawkeye.

BTW, while to me NCC stands for Naval Construction Contract, NAR seems to be Naval Astronomical Research. Or something like that...
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Old June 21 2012, 02:13 PM   #58
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Hospital ship, NCC-4077, USS Hawkeye.

Oh, I wish I'd thought of that! Brilliant!
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Old June 21 2012, 11:08 PM   #59
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Hospital ship, NCC-4077, USS Hawkeye.

Oh, I wish I'd thought of that! Brilliant!
Me too! Would the ship be commanded by Henry Blake, Sherman T. Potter, or Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce? Would Frank Burns be the First Officer? Who would play "Hot Lips", Sally Kellerman or Loretta Swit?




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Old June 21 2012, 11:14 PM   #60
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USS Arizona, NCC-2001
USS Anaheim, NCC-2002
USS Miami, NCC-2003
USS Boston, NCC-2004 or NCC-2007
USS Chicago, NCC-2005
USS Philadelphia, NCC-2008
USS New York, NCC-2009
USS San Francisco, NCC-2010
USS St. Louis, NCC-2006 or NCC-2011

Yes, it really is that obvious.
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