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Old March 27 2013, 07:10 PM   #1
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Pegg's Scottishisms

Simon Pegg was enthusiastic about making Scotty truly Scottish in the forthcoming Star Trek into Darkness, but he went a bit overboard with the Scottish jargon. Pegg is also enjoying watching fans trying to figure out Benedict Cumberbatch‘s John Harrison character, complicating a character that is really “very simple” to figure out. Scotty is “still [...]

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Turning to the enigmatic character of John Harrison, Pegg believes that fans may be overthinking the character. “It’s been fun seeing people try to figure out who he is playing and all the time it just being a very simple answer,” he said. “John Harrison is indicative of a thing going on in society today, which is the enemy within. Not…a multi-horned alien or another country or whatever. It’s the idea that the threat can be one of us and can come from inside.”
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Old March 27 2013, 07:42 PM   #3
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Turning to the enigmatic character of John Harrison, Pegg believes that fans may be overthinking the character. “It’s been fun seeing people try to figure out who he is playing and all the time it just being a very simple answer,” he said. “John Harrison is indicative of a thing going on in society today, which is the enemy within. Not…a multi-horned alien or another country or whatever. It’s the idea that the threat can be one of us and can come from inside.”
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Of course! Harrison is Kirk's evil twin from a transporter accident!
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Turning to the enigmatic character of John Harrison, Pegg believes that fans may be overthinking the character. “It’s been fun seeing people try to figure out who he is playing and all the time it just being a very simple answer,” he said. “John Harrison is indicative of a thing going on in society today, which is the enemy within. Not…a multi-horned alien or another country or whatever. It’s the idea that the threat can be one of us and can come from inside.”
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Of course! Harrison is Kirk's evil twin from a transporter accident!
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Old March 29 2013, 04:00 PM   #5
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Pegg believes that fans may be overthinking the character. “It’s been fun seeing people try to figure out who he is playing and all the time it just being a very simple answer."
KHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAANNNNNNNNNN!!!!!!

Simple enough.
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