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Old May 9 2014, 12:35 AM   #16
Emperor Norton
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Re: Had the Maquis Narrative Continued?

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What would you call the space-country? Could we go all Civil War mode and call it the Confederation of Planets or something?
How about Freedonia?
I'm too tired to make the wacky "Duck Soup" "Just Wait Till I Get Through With It" joke I would otherwise make.

I have thought about it, though. Going off of the idea of the Union and Confederacy, and the Confederacy bearing a name similar to the Articles of Confederation and believing in ideas closer to that than the US Constitution, etc...

What about something based off the name "Coalition of Planets", which existed before the UFP? The name itself would be perfect except it's exactly the same.
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Old May 9 2014, 05:13 PM   #17
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Re: Had the Maquis Narrative Continued?

Like most secessions:

The People's Democratic Republic Of Totally Unfixed Elections, Seriously We Mean It
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Old May 9 2014, 09:32 PM   #18
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Re: Had the Maquis Narrative Continued?

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I have thought about it, though. Going off of the idea of the Union and Confederacy, and the Confederacy bearing a name similar to the Articles of Confederation and believing in ideas closer to that than the US Constitution, etc...

What about something based off the name "Coalition of Planets",
Or League of non-aligned worlds...wait a minute.

My guess is that a writer would have named the new Maquis leader named Bundy...

Now according to that post TNG comic where warp travel was damaged by the Omega particle, we saw a de facto return of Maquis thinking--shades of THE POSTMAN.
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Old May 10 2014, 03:43 PM   #19
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Re: Had the Maquis Narrative Continued?

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I have thought about it, though. Going off of the idea of the Union and Confederacy, and the Confederacy bearing a name similar to the Articles of Confederation and believing in ideas closer to that than the US Constitution, etc...

What about something based off the name "Coalition of Planets",
Or League of non-aligned worlds...wait a minute.

My guess is that a writer would have named the new Maquis leader named Bundy...

Now according to that post TNG comic where warp travel was damaged by the Omega particle, we saw a de facto return of Maquis thinking--shades of THE POSTMAN.

For names...

Coalition of Free Worlds?

United Coalition of Planets?
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