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View Poll Results: Other than the original which is the best Star Trek?
Next Generation 7 16.28%
Deep Space Nine 19 44.19%
Voyager 15 34.88%
Enterprise 2 4.65%
They did not let Enterprise develope Enough? 0 0%
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Old November 20 2013, 02:22 AM   #76
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Re: I don't think Voyager gets the right credit

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I just got finished watching all 7 seasons of Voyager. Now I am a BIG original fan and that can never be replaced. But when I watched Voyager to me it was the apex of what the Next Generation and Deep Space Nine was building up to. Janeway is not my favorite Captain, but I have no reason to talk bad about her.

The story lines and crew developed into so much a stronger to the "star trek" theme. I don't think they get the credit they deserve.

What do you think?
I think Voyager is a fun show, and benefits by having some of that TOS fun and adventure which is sorely absent from TNG and DS9.

It would be my second favourite after the original if it weren't for Enterprise's fantastic third season and good fourth. Right now it's a toss-up depending on which day of the week it is.
While TNG got a little stiff and sterile at times, DS9 had its share of fun: Dabo girls, Quark's bar, Morn, Ferengi and some seriously dark humour at times. Don't forget Par'mach as well...
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Old November 20 2013, 02:24 AM   #77
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Re: I don't think Voyager gets the right credit

"Stiff and sterile," indeed. TNG is the most satisfying of the STAR TREK series!
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Old November 20 2013, 02:32 AM   #78
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Re: I don't think Voyager gets the right credit

5545 x 3827 pixels?

Could you resize that please? It's more than twice the size of my screen resolution.
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Old November 20 2013, 02:40 AM   #79
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"Stiff and sterile," indeed. TNG is the most satisfying of the STAR TREK series!
Maybe to some. I rank it the lowest.

And yeah Ln X DS9 which is sometimes portrayed as mostly gritty and political is FULL of fun. Very playful, Julian and the Ferengi.. great the way they wove the Ferengi differences from humans into so many episodes.
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Old November 20 2013, 02:49 AM   #80
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That still leaves 70 episodes that don't fit those criteria.
The other seventy are okay.

TNG is the one that means the most to me, DS9 is the one that's most fun to come back to.
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Old November 21 2013, 04:42 AM   #81
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"Stiff and sterile," indeed. TNG is the most satisfying of the STAR TREK series!
It reset the standard without a doubt.
I think the attitude of both shows should be different. The work ethic on board the Federation flagship isn't going to be the same as on board a busted up space station that's for trade and commerce. Comparing TNG to DS9 is like comparing the House of Windsor to the Bunny Ranch in Las Vegas.
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Old November 22 2013, 02:19 AM   #82
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I reckon both voyager and enterprise concepts were good,but once they were on air those concepts were quickly forgotten about and they ended up with the episodes we got.
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Old November 22 2013, 03:04 AM   #83
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Enerprise got back on track by the end.

Many of the season one characters showed up to sign up to the F... Oh wait. They cocked that up.
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Old November 22 2013, 03:41 AM   #84
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"Stiff and sterile," indeed. TNG is the most satisfying of the STAR TREK series!
It reset the standard without a doubt.
I think the attitude of both shows should be different. The work ethic on board the Federation flagship isn't going to be the same as on board a busted up space station that's for trade and commerce. Comparing TNG to DS9 is like comparing the House of Windsor to the Bunny Ranch in Las Vegas.
... Agreed!!! In the deed, agreed!

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Old November 22 2013, 03:42 AM   #85
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I have the DVDs in their entirety for every show and movie produced in this franchise so far. But my order of preference would be:

TOS
DS9
TNG
VOY
ENT
TAS
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Old November 22 2013, 04:07 AM   #86
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"Stiff and sterile," indeed. TNG is the most satisfying of the STAR TREK series!
It reset the standard without a doubt.
I think the attitude of both shows should be different. The work ethic on board the Federation flagship isn't going to be the same as on board a busted up space station that's for trade and commerce. Comparing TNG to DS9 is like comparing the House of Windsor to the Bunny Ranch in Las Vegas.
... Agreed!!! In the deed, agreed!


Typical TNG. Everyone in pajamas.
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Old November 22 2013, 07:45 AM   #87
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It reset the standard without a doubt.
I think the attitude of both shows should be different. The work ethic on board the Federation flagship isn't going to be the same as on board a busted up space station that's for trade and commerce. Comparing TNG to DS9 is like comparing the House of Windsor to the Bunny Ranch in Las Vegas.
... Agreed!!! In the deed, agreed!


Typical TNG. Everyone in pajamas.
Hey! the Dude wore Pj's too, man!
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Old November 22 2013, 09:17 AM   #88
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The Dude's pj's were appropriately disheveled and full of Kahlua stains.

IOW, they were cool.
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