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The Next Generation All Good Things come to an end...but not here.

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Old August 7 2013, 01:51 PM   #1
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Was Beverly a waste of space?

How come any culture she did not find to her tastes, she utterly condemned as "bad" or "savage"?

Surely if one is merely living in a multi-species Federation, such judgmental/holier-than-thou attitudes hold no place. Reminds me of when she said in Sins of the Father "what kind of weapon causes a vicious wound like that?" lol. yeah, Klingons will stop using weapons of their choice invented by their Kahless divinity, just because some dopey-arse Starfleet doctor says so.
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Old August 7 2013, 02:17 PM   #2
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

I wouldn't call Beverly a waste of space, she's perfect for a ship full of families. She could also be a bit judgmental at times but she's a doctor, she's suppose to diagnose. It feels like she has uses the word savage but I can't think of any episodes, you should link the episodes you refer to. Maybe in context she used it correctly.
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Old August 7 2013, 02:23 PM   #3
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

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I wouldn't call Beverly a waste of space, she's perfect for a ship full of families. She could also be a bit judgmental at times but she's a doctor, she's suppose to diagnose. It feels like she has uses the word savage but I can't think of any episodes, you should link the episodes you refer to. Maybe in context she used it correctly.
Diagnostics and judgmental behaviour. yeah, that's an evident link... Do Klingons have to give a shit what some Starfleet doctor thinks of their assassin practices?
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Old August 7 2013, 02:43 PM   #4
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

^I think a Klingon would take pride in a doctor calling their attack vicious.
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Old August 7 2013, 02:52 PM   #5
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

She was opinionated, that's for sure. Nothing wrong with that. She never tried to impose her own views to others.

Beside, even if she were, she would have been one of the prettiest ways to waste space.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:00 PM   #6
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

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She was opinionated, that's for sure. Nothing wrong with that. She never tried to impose her own views to others.

Beside, even if she were, she would have been one of the prettiest ways to waste space.
Opinionated? more like condemning other species, with their own evolution

What's more, who the hell are you to condemn MY opinion as meaningless?
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Old August 7 2013, 03:10 PM   #7
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

Someone pretty and opinionated.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:13 PM   #8
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

What? Again, who the hell are you to say what I say is meaningless? Why must I listen to you?
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Old August 7 2013, 03:21 PM   #9
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

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Opinionated? more like condemning other species, with their own evolution
You really should mention an episode to go with that statement. I like to know what you're referencing to. I don't think she condemned any species.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:22 PM   #10
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What? Again, who the hell are you to say what I say is meaningless? Why must I listen to you?
Buh?
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Old August 7 2013, 03:27 PM   #11
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What? Again, who the hell are you to say what I say is meaningless? Why must I listen to you?
Buh?
It's your agenda, have the balls to admit it.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:31 PM   #12
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

Heh. Weak sauce.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:37 PM   #13
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Sauce? ha ha!!!

You seemingly think I must heed to your fucking word. Who the hell are you? lol.. and you call yourself gentleman, yeah, very gentlemanly...
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Old August 7 2013, 03:50 PM   #14
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Re: Was Beverly a waste of space?

I smell a dual with a bone to pick here.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:51 PM   #15
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duel? nah, just defending my position, no duel.
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