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Old October 2 2009, 09:48 AM   #31
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Re: Sci-Fi Channel Special Edition Extras...

By the way, I have been listening to Harlan Ellison's vainglorious harangues over his script for years. (I think Roddenberry made the right decision in making Kirk decide to let Edith die - it makes his leadership more resolute and the original end was a predictable, romanticised cliche.) Is the original Ellison script available to read or download anywhere? I'm curious to see just how deprived we have been.
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Old October 2 2009, 01:44 PM   #32
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Yeah, Harlan actually published a whole book on it:

http://www.amazon.com/City-Edge-Fore...4487209&sr=8-1

It includes the teleplay, plus a whole lot of behind the scenes stuff... through Harlan's eyes. Be warned- he doesn't mince words and say many unflattering things about some of the folks behind Trek.

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Old October 3 2009, 04:40 PM   #33
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Just put up "the Naked Time"-

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Old October 7 2009, 11:11 AM   #34
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Here's "Balance Of Terror"-

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Old December 13 2009, 03:52 PM   #35
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Been awhile... but here's "Dagger Of The Mind"!

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Old December 13 2009, 04:40 PM   #36
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This is the first time I have come across this thread. Thank you for posting these.
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Old December 13 2009, 05:33 PM   #37
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Re: Sci-Fi Channel Special Edition Extras...

I also seemed to have missed this thread until now. As soon as I replace my stolen computer, I plan to watch them all. I have not seen those since the original airing.

I remember when I first had cable installed. Up came the message that Sci-Fi Channel would be coming soon. I think I left the television on that channel every night until it premiered, afraid to miss the first shows to air. Unfortunately the revamped SyFy Channel has strayed far from its science fiction roots.
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Old December 14 2009, 01:01 AM   #38
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Re: Sci-Fi Channel Special Edition Extras...

It does make one wonder how things would've gone if they hadn't written Yeoman Rand out. In the end, it probably was for the best.

That being said, it's certainly safe to say that there are a thousand better ways it could've been done than how it happened.
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Old December 20 2009, 03:27 PM   #39
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Just put up "What Are Little Girls Made Of?"-

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Old December 20 2009, 06:36 PM   #40
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Again, thanks for these!

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Old December 20 2009, 08:29 PM   #41
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No problem! Glad everybody is enjoying them!

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Old December 21 2009, 06:22 AM   #42
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Nice to see Sherry Jackson is still a damn fine lookin' lady...
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Old December 21 2009, 08:25 PM   #43
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Captain Robert April wrote: View Post
Nice to see Sherry Jackson is still a damn fine lookin' lady...
Damn straight. Wow. She must have some great genes.
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Old January 9 2010, 07:27 AM   #44
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"Shore Leave" (one of my all time favs) is up tonight....

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Old January 10 2010, 04:45 AM   #45
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I for one am glad they wrote Rand off the show
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