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

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Old May 6 2009, 01:25 AM   #1
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Riker's got an attitude

I just noticed this, and wasn't sure if anyone else has, but look at Rikers hand

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Old May 6 2009, 01:48 AM   #2
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one of my least favorite episodes
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Old May 6 2009, 02:34 AM   #3
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I thought the episode was ok, I just never noticed riker giving picard and data the finger
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Old May 6 2009, 05:21 AM   #4
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Riker's lucky that the fact his brain shrunk didn't have permanent effects on his mind once he was restored...
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Old May 6 2009, 08:29 AM   #5
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One of my guiltiest of guilty pleasure episodes. I remember as a kid thinking it was hilarious how Picard cowers behind Data as de-evolved Worf tries to bust down the door and Data casually says, "it is large". I was watching it recently and it occurred to me (particularly in the 'Caveman Riker' and 'Spider Barclay' scenes) how this episode may be more like a cheesy original "Star Trek" episode more than any other TNG episode. I can't help but think of "Star Trek" when I see the crewmembers acting crazy and the weird make-up/costumes for monsters, albeit in a much darker way than the original series ever did it. I can't decide what is funnier between Riker becoming an idiot who can't finish his sentences and his caveman tantrum.
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Old May 6 2009, 11:34 AM   #6
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That Darkplace episode makes so much sense now
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Old May 6 2009, 03:04 PM   #7
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I just noticed this, and wasn't sure if anyone else has, but look at Rikers hand

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Old May 6 2009, 05:40 PM   #8
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Picard also flips the camera the bird in, I think, Devil's Due.
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Old May 14 2009, 11:43 PM   #9
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Liked the episode never noticed the finger before.
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Old May 17 2009, 11:40 PM   #10
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Never let a doctor take command of a ship or direct.
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Old May 18 2009, 03:09 AM   #11
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Crusher did well when she was in Command during "Descent", she took out the borg Cruiser didn't she?
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Old May 18 2009, 04:31 AM   #12
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Old May 18 2009, 05:58 AM   #13
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Never let a doctor take command of a ship or direct.
The script she had to work with wasn't Gates' problem, and I think she did a good job with aspects of it. She got some interesting angles out of the bridge and there were some really atmospheric moments, too.
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