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Old February 10 2013, 01:50 AM   #16
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As utterly stupid a theory as this is, it's not really hurting anyone is it? Let people have their fun.
Absolutely. I remember spending hours back in the eighties debating who "the other" Yoda mentioned in Empire was. It's inevitable that people are going to speculate about upcoming high-profile movies.

Just as long as people remember they're just theories.

I keep bumping into people on-line who genuinely seem to think that it's been "confirmed" that the villain is Gary Mitchell or Khan or a Klingon or whomever. And so misinformation spreads like wildfire . . . even unto IMBD.
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Old February 10 2013, 01:58 AM   #17
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As utterly stupid a theory as this is, it's not really hurting anyone is it? Let people have their fun.
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Old February 10 2013, 02:08 AM   #18
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Re: New Image Released Showing Harrison With Raised Spinal Ridges

Clearly this is undeniable proof that Harrison is a Borg. Think about it.
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Old February 10 2013, 02:30 AM   #19
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This is a joke thread right?
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Old February 10 2013, 02:35 AM   #20
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Re: New Image Released Showing Harrison With Raised Spinal Ridges

Shilliam Watner has made Benedict Cumberbatch cry.

Shame on you, Shilliam. (Say that three times fast)
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Old February 10 2013, 02:48 AM   #21
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This is a joke thread right?
If be a joke makes it amusing, then yes it is a joke thread.
If taking it seriously is amusing, then it is a very serious thread. Very serious indeed.
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Old February 10 2013, 02:48 AM   #22
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I remember spending hours back in the eighties debating who "the other" Yoda mentioned in Empire was. It's inevitable that people are going to speculate about upcoming high-profile movies.

Just as long as people remember they're just theories.
Not to mention the absolutely nutty hoopla surrounding the identity of the final fifth Cylon. I remember reading essays on the internet that read like veritable philosophy texts with all the speculation going on. (I of course knew who it was the whole time and was delightfully proven correct...even though none of the internet "experts" figured it out )
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Old February 10 2013, 03:06 AM   #23
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Re: New Image Released Showing Harrison With Raised Spinal Ridges

If those were really Klingon ridges, they'd continue on and be visible on Harrison's neck. At least if we were talking TMP Klingons (which had ridges much larger than any other version of Klingon).

I do like (but not expect) the idea that Harrison could be Arne Darvin, though.
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Old February 10 2013, 03:10 AM   #24
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Those are actually baby Tribbles and they are suckling.
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Old February 10 2013, 03:13 AM   #25
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Clearly he's been infected with Bruce Banner's blood and he's turning into the Abomination.
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Old February 10 2013, 03:16 AM   #26
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Ohh, come on, that's nothing more than a tight shirt over a normal human spine! Good grief, the desperation with which people are trying to read spoilers into every inconsequential detail of this film just keeps getting more and more pathetic.
Nope. Those are ridges. He's a Klingon augment who's infiltrated Starfleet.
You'd think they'd have caught that during his first medical.
Not if it was performed by McCoy.
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Old February 10 2013, 03:23 AM   #27
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This is creating more speculation on Harrisons character on other forums. My first initial thoughts was that he was Arn Darvin, a Klingon infiltrator but this time a augment with superior strength. And with Kirk and crew chasing him to the Klingon home world just confirms my position that I could be right.




See here:
http://scifanatic.wpengine.netdna-cd...02/appew-2.jpg


And what do you think these two redshirts are looking at on John Harrisons back? Look at their eye positions.
http://www.ifc.com/wp-content/upload...o-darkness.jpg
And people say Big Bang isn't true to life.
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Old February 10 2013, 03:29 AM   #28
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Greg Cox wrote: View Post
I remember spending hours back in the eighties debating who "the other" Yoda mentioned in Empire was. It's inevitable that people are going to speculate about upcoming high-profile movies.

Just as long as people remember they're just theories.
Not to mention the absolutely nutty hoopla surrounding the identity of the final fifth Cylon. I remember reading essays on the internet that read like veritable philosophy texts with all the speculation going on. (I of course knew who it was the whole time and was delightfully proven correct...even though none of the internet "experts" figured it out )
I guessed 3 out of the first 4 that were revealed, but, they got me on the 5th. Though, I saw many people who's theories were ultimately correct on that final 5th Cylon, despite the mental gymnastics you had to go through to arrive at that character's identity
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Old February 10 2013, 03:42 AM   #29
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Anybody else think the OP just stole Christopher's idea for a villain for his next book?
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Old February 10 2013, 03:48 AM   #30
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This is proof positive that Fistybatch's character is actually a dilophosaurus and Star Trek is really Jurassic Park V.
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