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Old January 10 2013, 03:40 AM   #1
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Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

Are we really calling Star Trek Into Darkness STiD as an abbreviation??

It looks too much like STD for me to be comfortable with it...
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Old January 10 2013, 03:42 AM   #2
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

You're welcome to call it whatever you want. As long as you go see it.
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Old January 10 2013, 03:49 AM   #3
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

Morpheus 02 wrote: View Post
Are we really calling Star Trek Into Darkness STiD as an abbreviation??
I'm calling it "the movie" or "the next movie" as often as not, but STID does have the advantage of being an accurate initialism of the movie's title.

Morpheus 02 wrote: View Post
It looks too much like STD for me...
Believe it or not, that similarity has been pointed out a time or two (or forty-two) already.

Morpheus 02 wrote: View Post
... to be comfortable with it...
Would you describe the discomfort as an itch... or more of a burning sensation?
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Old January 10 2013, 03:58 AM   #4
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

I call it Geoff.

I like Geoff.
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Old January 10 2013, 04:14 AM   #5
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

No one's calling it "STiD."

People are abbreviating it "STiD" on message boards.

When I actually call it something out loud, it's either "Into Darkness" or "the next Star Trek movie."
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Old January 10 2013, 04:41 AM   #6
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Just call it Khan Returns.
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Old January 10 2013, 05:01 AM   #7
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

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Old January 10 2013, 11:53 AM   #8
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I'm calling it Star Trekin' To Darkness.
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Old January 10 2013, 11:55 AM   #9
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I call it Johny when we're alone.
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Old January 10 2013, 12:05 PM   #10
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Ive just been calling it "Into Darkness" or the next Star Trek...many people are simply calling it Star Trek 2.
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Old January 10 2013, 12:07 PM   #11
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Re: Are we REALLY calling it STiD?

At least it isn't "Attack Into Darkness".
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Old January 10 2013, 12:27 PM   #12
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Ssstid. It's a word not an anacronym.
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Old January 10 2013, 01:05 PM   #13
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I don't care what people call, it as long as its good.
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Old January 10 2013, 01:39 PM   #14
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It's Trek 12 to me. I don't care, it's just easier.
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Old January 10 2013, 01:48 PM   #15
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I'm calling it DARKNESS. In all caps. That's what I call it. DARKNESS is the sequel to TREK. It works. It works for everything.

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