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Old September 8 2012, 03:43 AM   #1
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How does Spock's strength compare with Chewbacca's? Who would win in an arm wrestling contest?
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Old September 8 2012, 03:47 AM   #2
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Who would win in an arm wrestling contest?
Batman.
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Old September 8 2012, 04:05 AM   #3
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Should have figured.
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Old September 8 2012, 04:06 AM   #4
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If he has time to prepare.
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Old September 8 2012, 04:13 AM   #5
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How does Spock's strength compare with Chewbacca's? Who would win in an arm wrestling contest?
Vulcans are a few times stronger than humans but in fights it often seems like they're fairly evenly matched. Chewbacca (Wookies) however are depicted as being quite a bit stronger than their human counterparts (and assuming Han Solo's suggestion that Chewie once ripped the arms out of the sockets of a man who beat him in Space-Chess.) I'd think a fight between Chewbacca and Spock (or a Wookie and a Vulcan) would fall to the Wookie's favor. If nothing else because Wookies are likely to fight dirty and viciously as opposed to the strategy and "logic" a Vulcan would fight with.

Now, I wonder what a blend between the Amok Time theme and the "Duel of the Fates" piece would sound like.
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Old September 8 2012, 04:16 AM   #6
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I'm picturing Spock in front of a roaring fire with Wookie skin rug at his feet.
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Old September 8 2012, 04:28 AM   #7
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^Why does it always turn into slash fic?
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Old September 8 2012, 04:38 AM   #8
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Wouldn't Spock, being as smart as he is, know the fundamental maxim of the universe: "let the Wookiee win" ?
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Old September 8 2012, 04:42 AM   #9
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^Why does it always turn into slash fic?
Because you can't peel a Wookie like a banana.
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Old September 8 2012, 12:07 PM   #10
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Remember Spock's only half Vulcan, and Chewbacca is alllll Wookie!
So... Wampa?
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Old September 8 2012, 12:48 PM   #11
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I'm picturing Spock in front of a roaring fire with Wookie skin rug at his feet.
This.
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Old September 8 2012, 07:28 PM   #12
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It's only a slash fic if Kirk is joining Spock on the Wookie rug.

Forget that, I got a better idea - not Kirk, Han!
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Old September 8 2012, 07:53 PM   #13
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Is this a serious question? Vulcans are more durable than humans but they've never been depicted as having super-strength. Going up against Chewbacca would be like tackling a grizzley bear.
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Old September 8 2012, 09:06 PM   #14
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Is this a serious question? Vulcans are more durable than humans but they've never been depicted as having super-strength. Going up against Chewbacca would be like tackling a grizzley bear.
When Spock hit that metal pipe Kirk was holding in This Side of Paradise, he nearly bent it in half. I'd say he's pretty damn strong.
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Old September 8 2012, 11:00 PM   #15
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