Warped9's Recent Activity

  1. Warped9 replied to the thread The conflicting accounts of Nichelle Nichols meeting MLK (with sources).

    Harvey and Maurice.

    May 31, 2020 at 1:45 AM
  2. Warped9 replied to the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    I don’t think Spock’s demonstration was meant to be exact. I think he merely wanted to impress upon McCoy how little margin for delay...

    May 30, 2020 at 4:43 PM
  3. Warped9 replied to the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    I have no middle name. I never thought that sort of thing was unusual.

    May 29, 2020 at 10:48 PM
  4. Warped9 liked ssosmcin's post in the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    Well, again, I gotta nitpick your nitlick. They don't see the white guy and say he's a god. They see the man in strange clothing and...

    May 29, 2020 at 4:08 PM
  5. Warped9 replied to the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    For all the sexism complaints thrown at TOS I find a lot of questionable stuff in later Trek. TNG’s episode “The Perfect Mate”—did...

    May 29, 2020 at 2:31 PM
  6. Warped9 liked Jayson1's post in the thread Why no women captains?.

    You never know. Maybe in season 4 they hire Rod Serling to run the show and we get the most brilliant season of them all. Jason

    May 29, 2020 at 1:47 PM
  7. Warped9 replied to the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    Kirk isn’t the perfect hero who never makes mistakes. And good people do at times do things they might later regret. One is free to...

    May 29, 2020 at 1:46 PM
  8. Warped9 replied to the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    No, it doesn’t make sense, but then I’ve always thought “The Practical Joker” was stupid.

    May 29, 2020 at 8:25 AM
  9. Warped9 liked Albertese's post in the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    While I concede that this explanation is not impossible, I still prefer the idea that "R" was some sort of inside joke between Mitchell...

    May 29, 2020 at 2:36 AM
  10. Warped9 replied to the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    You do know where the word “fan” comes from, don’t you?

    May 29, 2020 at 1:19 AM
  11. Warped9 replied to the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    Maybe Gary thought Tiberius was a ridiculous name—might have even ribbed his friend about it—so inscribed James R. Kirk as a final dig...

    May 28, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  12. Warped9 liked Tim Thomason's post in the thread Captain Kirk's Name.

    I think old Gary just made a mistake when visualizing that tombstone. Even Gods can make errors.

    May 28, 2020 at 11:26 PM
  13. Warped9 replied to the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    Kirk had good reason to believe his days, or hours, were numbered. And he had no certainty that something would arise to save his bacon...

    May 28, 2020 at 9:28 PM
  14. Warped9 replied to the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    It was the Proconsul and not Merrick who arranged the slave Drusilla to be with Kirk. The Proconsul even went out of his way to let...

    May 28, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  15. Warped9 liked Lord Garth's post in the thread TheGodBen Revisits Star Trek.

    The one in "Bread and Circuses" is pretty obvious. You can't miss it. As soon as the camera tilts up from Kirk with the woman in bed...

    May 28, 2020 at 9:00 PM