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Old January 30 2009, 10:05 AM   #1
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The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

Anyone know?

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Old January 30 2009, 10:50 AM   #2
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

Not her duty shift would be my guess.
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Old January 30 2009, 11:42 AM   #3
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

hanging with her homie roddenberry in his office.
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Old January 30 2009, 11:52 AM   #4
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In her bed... she got the flu.
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Old January 30 2009, 01:35 PM   #5
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

Gov Kodos wrote: View Post
Not her duty shift would be my guess.
She was on leave......at the time.
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Old January 30 2009, 05:35 PM   #6
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Where was she in Miri also??
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Old January 30 2009, 05:43 PM   #7
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

I watched "The Enemy Within" the other night, and she's nowhere to be found in that one either, except for one voice-over intercom line.
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Old January 30 2009, 05:50 PM   #8
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In her quarters, getting her top off.
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Old January 30 2009, 05:53 PM   #9
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She was backstage getting advice from Martin Luther King.
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Old January 30 2009, 05:59 PM   #10
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

I cannot remember, was any attempt made to communicate with the DM ever made?

If not, maybe they didn't want any viewer to ask; why don't they just ask it to stop what it's doing? by sweeping the communications officer out of sight.
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Old January 30 2009, 06:43 PM   #11
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

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I cannot remember, was any attempt made to communicate with the DM ever made?

If not, maybe they didn't want any viewer to ask; why don't they just ask it to stop what it's doing? by sweeping the communications officer out of sight.
Palmer was the Communications Officer for that episode. She handled the communications between the Enterprise and Constellation as well as delivering damage reports to Mister Spock.
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Old January 30 2009, 07:15 PM   #12
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In her quarters, getting her top off.
That's not all she got off.
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Old January 30 2009, 07:49 PM   #13
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Old January 30 2009, 08:00 PM   #14
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Wow, cool idea for a thread............

speculate on where all the regulars were during episodes they didn't appear !!!

Count me out !!
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Old January 30 2009, 09:03 PM   #15
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Re: The Doomsday Machine: Where's Uhura?

Uss Stardis wrote: View Post
I cannot remember, was any attempt made to communicate with the DM ever made?

If not, maybe they didn't want any viewer to ask; why don't they just ask it to stop what it's doing? by sweeping the communications officer out of sight.
A few lines fairly early on:

http://www.chakoteya.net/StarTrek/35.htm
SPOCK: Unable to raise Starfleet Command due to heavy subspace interference.
SPOCK [OC]: No evidence of life, subspace interference level incredibly high.
KIRK [OC]: Kirk here.
SPOCK: Captain, we've been attacked. The transporter is damaged. We're taking evasive action.
PALMER: Mister Spock, communication's damaged. We're unable to override interference.
[Constellation Auxiliary Control]
SPOCK [OC]: Damage in communications, Captain. Interference will (static)
KIRK: Spock? Spock? Come in, Spock. Spock? We're stuck, blind, and deaf.
and further references to interference throughout seem to have the effect of reducing the communications officer's role to that of a local switchboard operator. Perhaps someone suggested that this would be a good time for Nichols to take a week off?
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