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Old January 10 2013, 09:25 PM   #1
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The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

..there's one HUGE critical flaw that, if one were rating an ep, knocks a whole star off.

"You've tempted me with that before. We're not looking for a quick fix. We'll get back through hard work."

Oh BEEEE ESSSSSS. In "Deathwish" it required her lying or compromising her morality. Fine. I can understand that.

Here...if you want to say Q's plan simply won't work, or it will make things worse, that's fine. But spare me the B***S***. Janeway should be perfectly willing to endure a night of cosmic copulation or spare some DNA to get her crew home without any crap about taking the easy way home.

Aside from that, I liked the ep fine.
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Old January 10 2013, 09:58 PM   #2
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

Q would have been happier with Picard having his baby.
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Old January 10 2013, 10:03 PM   #3
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

Janeway didn't want Q's sloppy seconds.
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Old January 10 2013, 10:16 PM   #4
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

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Q would have been happier with Picard having his baby.
Nooooo we already had to look at Shinzon that was enough young Picard.
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Old January 11 2013, 02:21 PM   #5
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

Well well well...i always thought Picard and Q were a couple
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Old January 11 2013, 02:46 PM   #6
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

Data said it was a pet and master scenario.

Q knew she wasn't going to sleep with him, but Q wasn't going to sleep with him until they both went through the linear motions of being spurned and then fighting a war. They're a continuum, they have to jump every hurdle and cross every T... No skipping to the end for these people. They all have to be the scarecrow.
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Old January 11 2013, 06:57 PM   #7
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

Janeway could go back in de pilot with the caretaker but preferred to save a dying race, the Ocampas.
But they had to fill up 7 seasons.
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Old January 11 2013, 07:48 PM   #8
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

That's hardly the biggest flaw in that episode alone.

Though the look on everyone's face when Janeway announced she "took one for the team" and they were going home, might've been funny.
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Old January 11 2013, 10:46 PM   #9
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Re: The Q and the Grey...as usual with Voyager..

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Well well well...i always thought Picard and Q were a couple



I dunno.. I would rather pair him with Janeway. He certainly has at least one element of being Janeway's type, he's provocative. I did laugh at him snapping up Picard's ex though.
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Old January 11 2013, 11:08 PM   #10
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Or his threat of if he'd known Picard was so touchy about women, he'd have appeared to Picard as one.
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Old January 12 2013, 09:37 AM   #11
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Why not bot Picard and Janeway?
Too bad Archer never met Q
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Old January 12 2013, 10:33 AM   #12
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Q would have been happier with Picard having his baby.
They could have called it PiQard.
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Old January 12 2013, 10:53 AM   #13
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^Okay, that's good
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Old January 12 2013, 11:32 AM   #14
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Why not bot Picard and Janeway?
Too bad Archer never met Q
If Archer was representing humanity at that trial, we would've been screwed.
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Old January 12 2013, 11:44 AM   #15
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He would knocked Q on his ass.
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