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Old February 13 2009, 10:51 AM   #76
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Re: What if Kes had stayed instead and...

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^And how is a random Orion Slave girl dancing six seconds on screen per episode compared to one of the main characters? Like Seven would say - your comparison is flawed.
So is your logic if your saying a woman in a full body leotard is more offensive than a woman who is a slave and prostitute just based on status.

Wow. If that is not a far-fetched conclusion/assumption then I don't know what is.
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Old February 13 2009, 11:01 AM   #77
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From the terror that is Enterprise, we learned that "Slave Girl" is actually a nice way of saying "Slave Owner". Its totally a gynotocracy and any former belief that it is the women under heal is retroactively a complete misunderstanding from the viewers of every item of Slave Girliry in previous episodes of trek.

Worst epsidoe ever by the way.
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Old February 13 2009, 08:32 PM   #78
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Guy did make some excellent points, nonetheless. The expectation/depiction of sexy and the actuality of it, for Seven or any similar T&A character, are wholly different matters.
As I said a page back...

I've always chosen to look at Seven's costume as ironic, rather than sexist. She looks the way she does, but she's far from sexy.
Oh, apologies, I missed that somehow. Musta been reading too fast.

Accidentally ironic, though, wouldn't you say?

Knowing B&B, probably.

But I try to keep what I know about the production team separate from the story.
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