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The Next Generation All Good Things come to an end...but not here.

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Old November 17 2013, 09:55 PM   #1
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seriously, just how cool is star trek!!!

i mean all the space ships, and the lasers, and data and his interchangeable heads, and the borg, and the klingons and their weird looking heads, and the space battles, and the borg cubes, and the holedeck, and the romulans, and picard being bald, and beam me down scotty!!!!!!!!!! and just ah, isnt star trek cool, i mean seriously! :co nfused:
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Old November 17 2013, 10:19 PM   #2
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Yeah!
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Old November 18 2013, 12:52 AM   #3
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startrekiscool wrote: View Post
i mean all the space ships, and the lasers, and data and his interchangeable heads, and the borg, and the klingons and their weird looking heads, and the space battles, and the borg cubes, and the holedeck, and the romulans, and picard being bald, and beam me down scotty!!!!!!!!!! and just ah, isnt star trek cool, i mean seriously! :co nfused:
Judging by the context here, I think the word you're actually looking for is "kewl," not "cool."
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Old November 18 2013, 01:08 AM   #4
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Re: seriously, just how cool is star trek!!!

STAR TREK: The Next Generation does not owe for coolness! That much is certain ... and yes, it did benefit from its many differences from The Original Series. The fact that the makeups had evolved for the Klingons, especially, was a boon to TNG. Patrick Stewart being proud bald was a refreshing change from William Shatner whose insecurities prevented him from ever admitting to his baldness. Some of his hairpieces were really bad, especially after TMP. And Stewart's a better actor than Shat - a much better actor. The Borg were very mysterious, in the beginning, and a very serious threat. How the hell could the Enterprise "D" ever hope to win against them? When the Borg morphed Picard into Locutus, it nearly destroyed the Federation. Wow ... just ... wow! There was plenty of fighting before TNG's run was done. And nothing says "cool" like a bevy of hot babes and TNG delivered them, hand-over-fist ...! StarTrekIsCool has got it so right ... TNG is VERY cool. I love it!
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Old November 19 2013, 03:35 AM   #5
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Re: seriously, just how cool is star trek!!!

I just want to get my post count up before this thread is closed and his account is banned.
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Old November 19 2013, 06:28 AM   #6
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^ me too.

How about all those times in the "holedeck".
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Old November 19 2013, 06:51 AM   #7
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What lasers?
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Old November 19 2013, 06:52 AM   #8
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Star Trek is cooler than startrekiscool will ever be.

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What lasers?
Laser weapons are used in "The Cage"/"The Menagerie".
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Old November 19 2013, 07:06 AM   #9
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Oh, good... I was afraid someone would start going on about the kewl laser drill in "Home Soil."
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Old November 19 2013, 07:09 AM   #10
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Oh, good... I was afraid someone would start going on about the kewl laser drill in "Home Soil."
Aw, c'mon, Silvercrest: the laser drill in Home Soil was far better than the guest actors in that episode!
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Old November 19 2013, 07:15 AM   #11
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Better than General Gogol? I think not, sirrah!




Aside from that, you called it.
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Old November 19 2013, 07:18 AM   #12
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I thought that scientist chick was pretty hot. Or cool. Or whatever.
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Old November 19 2013, 07:22 AM   #13
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Better than General Gogol? I think not, sirrah!
Fair statement!

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I thought that scientist chick was pretty hot. Or cool. Or whatever.
I kind of thought so, too. Couldn't really get a good look at her, though. The only closeups we got of her she was bawling her eyes out in a darkly lit room!

The only one of the scientists who seemed 'real' to me was Malenson, and he got killed after about only three lines!
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Old November 19 2013, 03:56 PM   #14
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Re: seriously, just how cool is star trek!!!

I already closed one childish thread by this poster. This one seemed harmless enough and an opportunity for a little fun. The OP hasn't been back.
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Old November 19 2013, 04:02 PM   #15
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I think that any episode that gives us lines like
Ugly giants bags of mostly water
is cool.
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