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  1. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    My ONE quibble is Ortegas' hair. She needs to fade it up better. Might as well have a Moe haircut or something...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:20 AM
  2. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Touche.

    May 20, 2022 at 4:14 AM
  3. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    I'm surprised that you didn't throw in a DUNE reference, considering that the red shirt looks like the actor who stars in the most...

    May 20, 2022 at 4:13 AM
  4. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Like the Orion Syndicate.

    May 20, 2022 at 4:04 AM
  5. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Not really. Based on your standards, technically, the NX class ship should not exist, based on TMP.

    May 20, 2022 at 4:03 AM
  6. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Well, there is no real confirmation, one way or another. However, we do know that the JJverse diverged the timeline around Kirk's...

    May 20, 2022 at 2:03 AM
  7. dswynne1 liked Belz...'s post in the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Pretty sure the Franklin was a prototype as well -- for the warp 4 engine on the way to warp 5. But Beyond indicates that it was pressed...

    May 20, 2022 at 2:03 AM
  8. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    The ENT was a prototype, the Franklin was not. Plus, had there been a fifth season, the Enterprise would have gone through a refit, if...

    May 19, 2022 at 11:53 PM
  9. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    This episode brought up a few interesting points. La'an's augmentation heritage is based on becoming superhuman, while Una's is based...

    May 19, 2022 at 2:31 PM
  10. dswynne1 replied to the thread Does the United States still exist in the 23rd century?.

    Well, we know that at some point, the Amerind people decided to colonize worlds for their own purposes, as colonies of the Federation.

    May 19, 2022 at 9:42 AM
  11. dswynne1 replied to the thread Does the United States still exist in the 23rd century?.

    As pro-American as I am, I don't think "The United States of America" exists as it is presently constituted. I mean, we always get the...

    May 19, 2022 at 9:38 AM
  12. dswynne1 replied to the thread Spoilers Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 1x03 - "Ghosts of Illyria".

    Liked it. 8.5. Script a tad flabby, but serviceable. Theory time: what if the reveal about Una is what forces Pike to get promoted,...

    May 19, 2022 at 9:31 AM