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Old April 30 2013, 08:03 AM   #31
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You know, there's one thing about Starfleet uniforms that's always bugged me a little. Most of the time it's obvious that they're one-piece jumpsuits, but then they have this miraculous ability to transform into a two-piece jacket and trousers combo. How exactly does that work?
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Old April 30 2013, 08:35 AM   #32
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Invisible zippers. Look at Ro's uniform in her premier episode. Seamless... until it isn't.
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Old April 30 2013, 01:30 PM   #33
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All fastenings and seams are cloaked.
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Old April 30 2013, 04:45 PM   #34
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Because it would just be terrible for the audience to see something as functional as a zipper.
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Old April 30 2013, 04:47 PM   #35
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Invisible zippers. Look at Ro's uniform in her premier episode. Seamless... until it isn't.
To me, that's very futuristic.
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Old April 30 2013, 05:21 PM   #36
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It's a good thing I wasn't the costume designer. The men would all be in the standard uniforms. The women would all be wearing boy shorts, sports bras, and go-go boots.
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Old April 30 2013, 08:24 PM   #37
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So you designed the mirror universe uniforms in ENT?
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Old April 30 2013, 08:50 PM   #38
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You know, it probably does date back to when I first saw "Mirror, Mirror" in 1967 at 16.
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Old April 30 2013, 09:18 PM   #39
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There's a Mirror Universe in ENT? Oh, goodie. That's something I'll look forward to with lively anticipation.
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Old April 30 2013, 09:58 PM   #40
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There's a Mirror Universe in ENT? Oh, goodie. That's something I'll look forward to with lively anticipation.
Oh yes... quality stuff there. Here's a teaser

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Old April 30 2013, 10:26 PM   #41
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I still think they should have gone all out and given all the guys goatees, but we only got one. It would have really fit evil Malcolm.
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Old May 1 2013, 12:49 AM   #42
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Pffff! Yeah, those female crew members' uniforms look really practical. They'd offer a lot of protection in combat, too.

That's a great expression on Archer's face.
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Old May 1 2013, 03:32 AM   #43
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Yeah, that was silly at best. I'd almost say I liked the mirror uniforms save for the female version just can't be taken seriously at all. Why not just issue T'pol and Hoshi a bikini to wear on duty?

As for Mirror Archer... yeah he has that "I hate my parents" look on his face the whole episode.
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Old May 1 2013, 03:46 AM   #44
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It's how humans roll in the MU

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Old May 1 2013, 04:33 AM   #45
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Someone should have told the costume designer that sparkly gold sashes do not = evil.
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