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Old March 1 2009, 03:10 AM   #286
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Re: "Someone to Watch Over Me" Live Commentary

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Starbuck thought she wrote it - it came to her from somewhere, anyway.

She didn't think she wrote it. She said that her father taught her the song.
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Old March 1 2009, 05:41 AM   #287
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She should explain that to the Final Five. They're very confused by it.

Not much of a revelation to hang an hour on. Pure X-Files.
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Old March 1 2009, 05:57 AM   #288
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I didn't catch the spelling of Starbuck's father's name on the cassette in the cache of personal items. What was it?

All I remember was the tape said "Live at the Opera House". Hmmm, about that....
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Old March 1 2009, 05:59 AM   #289
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I didn't catch the spelling of Starbuck's father's name on the cassette in the cache of personal items. What was it?

All I remember was the tape said "Live at the Opera House". Hmmm, about that....
The name was Dreilide Thrace.
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Old March 1 2009, 06:02 AM   #290
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^ Dreilide Thrace

Beaten to it.
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Old March 1 2009, 07:47 AM   #291
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I wonder if "Dreilide" is some code mixed up word for something.

If I'm not mistaken, "drei lide" in german means "three eyelids". Hmmm? Probably doesnt mean anything.
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Old March 1 2009, 08:18 AM   #292
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If I'm not mistaken, "drei lide" in german means "three eyelids". Hmmm? Probably doesnt mean anything.
Well, Dreilide's counterpart in TOS was Chameleon (i.e. Fred Astaire), and real chameleons have a kind of 'third eyelid'...
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Old March 1 2009, 07:21 PM   #293
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I wonder if "Dreilide" is some code mixed up word for something.

If I'm not mistaken, "drei lide" in german means "three eyelids". Hmmm? Probably doesnt mean anything.
According to BSG Wiki:

'The name 'Dreilide' is German for 'three eyelids' ('drei Lide') and refers to the inner (third) eyelid, regarded as the gateway to the soul and realms of higher consciousness. The third eye is often associated with visions, clairvoyance, precognition, and out-of-body experiences, and people who have allegedly developed the capacity to use their third eyes are sometimes known as seers."
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Old March 1 2009, 08:09 PM   #294
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I wonder if "Dreilide" is some code mixed up word for something.

If I'm not mistaken, "drei lide" in german means "three eyelids". Hmmm? Probably doesnt mean anything.
According to BSG Wiki:

'The name 'Dreilide' is German for 'three eyelids' ('drei Lide') and refers to the inner (third) eyelid, regarded as the gateway to the soul and realms of higher consciousness. The third eye is often associated with visions, clairvoyance, precognition, and out-of-body experiences, and people who have allegedly developed the capacity to use their third eyes are sometimes known as seers."
Whoa. . .
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Old March 1 2009, 08:27 PM   #295
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I still want to Frak Kara in a hard and nasty kind of way, with whips and chains


Not in a vat full of green Jello and Cool-Whip?


Seconded and seconded.

BTW, I'm still wondering what all that new data was that was showing up on Anders's biomonitor was, at the end of "Deadlock". My theory, is that Six and Tigh's baby was downloading into Anders.

Either that, or Windows Vista. Either way, bad.
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Old March 2 2009, 04:11 PM   #296
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If I'm not mistaken, "drei lide" in german means "three eyelids". Hmmm? Probably doesnt mean anything.
Well, Dreilide's counterpart in TOS was Chameleon (i.e. Fred Astaire), and real chameleons have a kind of 'third eyelid'...
And as I said...Fred Astaire is Starbuck's father.
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