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Old May 17 2013, 08:43 AM   #16
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Re: Really weird Continuity error. HUGE SPOILERS!

Perhaps it's the same phenomenon that gave Khan blue eyes and the Klingons bumpy foreheads ... some kind of cosmetic continuity conundrum that's sweeping the Galaxy.
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Old May 17 2013, 08:44 AM   #17
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Re: Really weird Continuity error. HUGE SPOILERS!

Well, in Khan's case, I approve of every last change...including the fact that he's no longer retarded. But YMMV, of course.
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Old May 17 2013, 08:46 AM   #18
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Re: Really weird Continuity error. HUGE SPOILERS!

My god.. he IS less retarded. I never thought of that!

At no point does he retardedly sacrifice himself for vengeance..

Now. He needs his Marla, who's up for that? Better chance this time around!
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Old May 17 2013, 08:49 AM   #19
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See, I told you! Make him less retarded, and I'll stop complaining. And if they're going to recast Marla, make her less retarded, too!
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Old May 17 2013, 08:51 AM   #20
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Less of a groupie, more of a cohort.
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Old May 17 2013, 05:20 PM   #21
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Yeah, because this guy will have enough screeching groupies, as it is.

We're a good creative team!
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Old May 17 2013, 06:22 PM   #22
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This is just another blatant exampe of JJ screwing canon! And now he's not even content to screw with Prime Trek canon, now he has to screw around with NuTrek canon as well! Is nothing sacred to this man? Damn you, JJ, DAMN YOUUUUUUU!!
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Old May 18 2013, 04:37 AM   #23
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See, I told you! Make him less retarded, and I'll stop complaining. And if they're going to recast Marla, make her less retarded, too!
A brick would be sharper than old Marla.
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Old May 18 2013, 04:40 AM   #24
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I wonder if Kirk had sex with her, since she's such a worshipper of heroes... but I think he was too much the modern man for her taste. Irony.
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Re: Really weird Continuity error. HUGE SPOILERS!

Given how Spock Prime's ears changed shape between each and every film from 1979 until 1991 and then looked different again in "Unification(TNG)" I'd say his hair color in the new film is a pretty minor nit.

Spock dyed his hair or something. He is, after all, 158 or 159 years old by this point, and half-human to boot. It's a wonder he doesn't look a lot older and worse.
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See, I told you! Make him less retarded, and I'll stop complaining. And if they're going to recast Marla, make her less retarded, too!
A brick would be sharper than old Marla.
Should be an easy task, then.
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Given how Spock Prime's ears changed shape between each and every film from 1979 until 1991 and then looked different again in "Unification(TNG)" I'd say his hair color in the new film is a pretty minor nit.

Spock dyed his hair or something. He is, after all, 158 or 159 years old by this point, and half-human to boot. It's a wonder he doesn't look a lot older and worse.
btw NuSpock's hair is quite.. plasticy looking at times. Is it all real?
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Re: Really weird Continuity error. HUGE SPOILERS!

Bret Michaels would have a harder time getting a 40-something groupie to sleep with him than Khan had getting Marla to fall for his crap. She was remarkably stupid for a trained Starfleet officer and historian serving on the flagship of the Federation.
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Dude, he was an actual historical person. That was all she needed.

Would you sleep with Lincoln? I bet you would, even if wanted you to go the theatre with him after the rumpy pumpy.
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Only if I got to hit on Major Rathbone's date to the play.

Abe pointing out people in the audience he didn't like and constantly sending handheld Morse messages during the performance would have been SO not cool.
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