Spoilers Star Trek: Discovery 2x06 - "The Sound of Thunder"

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Discovery' started by Commander Richard, Feb 21, 2019.

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  1. Cyanide Muffin

    Cyanide Muffin All hail Doctor 13 Premium Member

    OK pardon my weird sense of humour but I just had this picture in my head of Georgiou beaming down to the planet then running around collecting all those ganglia that fell off for a big meal or her private stash of food stores.
     
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  2. Alan Roi

    Alan Roi Commodore Fleet Captain

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    For all we know, the entire series was Riker's holodeck recreation of the era with plenty of artistic license to appeal to his personal sense of what is entertainment (Theme song included).
     
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  3. Alan Roi

    Alan Roi Commodore Fleet Captain

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    Should provide her a lifetime supply in my estimation.
     
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  4. Guy Gardener

    Guy Gardener Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    4056 villages x 40 Kelpiens = global population of 162240 Kelpiens.
     
  5. GulBahana

    GulBahana Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    Great episode. That's two episodes this season that I like so far.
     
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  6. Cyanide Muffin

    Cyanide Muffin All hail Doctor 13 Premium Member


    Well that is a lot of ganglia there to munch on.
     
  7. Hythlodeus

    Hythlodeus Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

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    that is my interpretation anyway. that's the only way to make sense of a lot of the stupid stuff in that show, including Ferengi, Romulans and the whole fucking Augment Virus travesty
     
  8. CommanderRaytas

    CommanderRaytas DISCO QUEEEEEEN Premium Member

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    I liked the Augments arc. :shrug:
     
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  9. SJGardner

    SJGardner Captain Captain

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    Maybe we got it all wrong and Georgiou's redemption arc will actually be about her retirement from Section 31 to open a Kelpien restaurant.
     
  10. Cyanide Muffin

    Cyanide Muffin All hail Doctor 13 Premium Member

    Many people like this story arc....

    Well the Blue Plate special at the Kelpian Inn was a combination of roast Ba'ul and threat ganglia with chives and jalapenos.
     
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  11. SJGardner

    SJGardner Captain Captain

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    I always knew that Michelin star was well deserved.
     
  12. Hythlodeus

    Hythlodeus Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

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    And many people don't.
     
  13. Ovation

    Ovation Vice Admiral Admiral

    So, a Star Trek story.
     
  14. Ricky Spanish

    Ricky Spanish History’s Greatest Monster Premium Member

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    Overall still a pretty underwhelming story arc.
     
  15. XCV330

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    I thought Alec Newman did a good job. he was good in Dune and excellent in Children of Dune, so it was cool to see him in the role. I could have done without having yet another Soong but the rest was good.
     
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  16. CommanderRaytas

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    Although I liked Soong, too, but fair enough.
     
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  17. eschaton

    eschaton Commodore Commodore

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    Biggest problem with the augment arc is the augments came across as dumber than a box of of hammers.
     
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  18. Nyotarules

    Nyotarules Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    At least it would make Starfleet a reflection of real life in our universe, join X we are so diverse but we only let the people at the top come from a certain section of society. In universe Starfleet has enough Terran (cough...cough White) privilege they can let the odd alien captain join the ranks.
     
  19. Noname Given

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    Not really - they were all EXTREMELY arrogant and overconfident. <--- That's what did them in at the end.
     
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  20. Cyanide Muffin

    Cyanide Muffin All hail Doctor 13 Premium Member

    What would have made them better?