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View Poll Results: So which of the Captain's would you want to serve under?
TOS: Captain James Tiberius Kirk 14 21.54%
TNG: Captain Jean-Luc Picard 24 36.92%
DS9: Captain Benjamin Lafayette Sisko 18 27.69%
VOY: Captain Kathryn Janeway 5 7.69%
ENT: Captain Jonathan Archer 3 4.62%
STXI: Captain James Tiberius Kirk AKA Kirk 2.0 1 1.54%
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Old November 3 2012, 01:17 AM   #1
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Which Captain would you want to serve under?

So who would you serve under?
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Old November 3 2012, 02:09 AM   #2
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Re: Which Captain would you want to serve under?

Captain Jellico, most likely to keep me alive, and in uniform.





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Old November 3 2012, 02:33 AM   #3
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Re: Which Captain would you want to serve under?

Kirk, no question.
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Old November 3 2012, 02:35 AM   #4
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The Sisko
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Old November 3 2012, 02:54 AM   #5
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Re: Which Captain would you want to serve under?

Literally under?

Janeway.
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Old November 3 2012, 02:59 AM   #6
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Re: Which Captain would you want to serve under?

Kirk.

It's not fair to have two different versions of the character in the poll as it splits the vote.
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Old November 3 2012, 03:16 AM   #7
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It would be silly to pick a younger one though, just because the older one would have more experience and you might have less chance of dying.
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Old November 3 2012, 03:36 AM   #8
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Without a doubt, Sisko.
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Old November 3 2012, 03:39 AM   #9
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It would be silly to pick a younger one though, just because the older one would have more experience and you might have less chance of dying.
Well, at least we know when the old one dies, so that's a plus on his side if you started out with TOS Kirk.
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Old November 3 2012, 04:49 AM   #10
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Re: Which Captain would you want to serve under?

The reason I split Kirk up is because each actor interpreted the character differently.

Gene Roddenberry helped establish Kirk.

JJ Abrams reinterpreted the same character to be different enough IMO that he might as well be a different character as far as I'm concerned.

For those who think they should be under the same title, just add up the numbers in your head, problem solved.

BTW I voted for Sisko

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Old November 3 2012, 05:05 AM   #11
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It would be silly to pick a younger one though, just because the older one would have more experience and you might have less chance of dying.
Well, at least we know when the old one dies, so that's a plus on his side if you started out with TOS Kirk.
Oh yeah, everyone would be in terror as the self destruct sequence counted down on the Enterprise and you'd be sitting there thinking, nope not gonna die today.
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Old November 3 2012, 08:07 AM   #12
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It has to be Sisko. Picard is a close second mind you.
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Old November 3 2012, 09:08 AM   #13
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It depends what colour uniform I'd be wearing.

None of them seem to have a particularly high crew health & safety record.
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Old November 3 2012, 09:15 AM   #14
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Archer, just to be different.
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Old November 3 2012, 09:30 AM   #15
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Archer for me, because I think he'd be the most approachable Captain. Most of the others, if you came to them with a problem, would likely pass you off to a senior officer. Archer would get into things directly, maybe with T'Pol, Trip or Malcolm assisting, but wouldn't go to his ready room and wait for the report.
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