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Old August 12 2013, 02:17 AM   #1
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Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?
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Old August 12 2013, 02:29 AM   #2
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

24th. It has DS9.
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Old August 12 2013, 02:55 AM   #3
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

Not dissing TOS, but I'd have to say the 24th, because it got a lot more development onscreen.
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Old August 12 2013, 02:59 AM   #4
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

The 23rd.
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Old August 12 2013, 03:16 AM   #5
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

I'm more of a 23rd Century guy . . .
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Old August 12 2013, 03:19 AM   #6
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

The 24th looks a lot more comfortable, but the 23rd looks a lot more exciting. I'll vote for the 24th, though.
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Old August 12 2013, 03:22 AM   #7
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The 24th looks a lot more comfortable, but the 23rd looks a lot more exciting. I'll vote for the 24th, though.
That's why I voted for the 23rd!
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Old August 12 2013, 03:32 AM   #8
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

The OP doesn't allow people to say the 22nd century, I see.

In any case, I'll take 23rd.
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Old August 12 2013, 03:39 AM   #9
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

The 23rd. I like my people passionate and my centuries exciting!
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Old August 12 2013, 03:47 AM   #10
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The 24th looks a lot more comfortable, but the 23rd looks a lot more exciting. I'll vote for the 24th, though.
That's why I voted for the 23rd!
I like this Century, it's exciting.
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Old August 12 2013, 04:14 AM   #11
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

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The OP doesn't allow people to say the 22nd century, I see.

In any case, I'll take 23rd.
Nothing memorable about the 22nd century.
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Old August 12 2013, 04:59 AM   #12
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

Definitely the 24th. But I really like the 22nd century, too.
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Old August 12 2013, 05:12 AM   #13
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

23rd, because (in the movies) it looks like the 1980s which was the coolest decade ever.

In the series it looks like the Cold War era which is cool too.
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Old August 12 2013, 05:16 AM   #14
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

Since I am a big fan of both TOS and TNG I say I like the 23rd and 24th centuries equally.
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Old August 12 2013, 05:25 AM   #15
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Re: Which era do you prefer, the 23rd or 24th Century?

Got to be the 23rd. It felt like Kirk's ship was all alone, out in the darkness, usually far from help.

He didn't have a brand new starship, and it was crew'ed by regular joes.

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Nothing memorable about the 22nd century.
Hmmm, Kirk, Picard, Sisko and Janeway never fell down in their own showers ... that was kind of memorable.

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