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I miss Seven of Nine

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 11:15 AM

TRAVELER

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 11:32 AM

HAKEN

Likes to mess with stuffs.


Yes, I miss having my pupils dilate when I look at her body.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 12:21 PM

ZEEK


I missed Tess. I thought she was cute and interesting. Don't know why they gave her species such a short lifespan. She was doomed from the start. Poor Tess we hardly knew ye.

Not that Seven of Nine was a bad addition or anything. Wasn't there an episode where she helped some futuristic borg to gain independence or something? That was a good one if memory serves.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 12:58 PM

RIONAEIRE

Beir bua agus beannacht


When I was a young girl of 11 I thought Seven of Nine was really cool and so I went through a Voyager phase. Looking back I'm not quite sure why I liked her so much, she was definitely peculiar because of her time with the Borg. I think that's why I liked her, the concept of "Wative" (when someone not actually of a culture or ethnicity becomes that due to forced childhood assimilation or by choice later on, the "going native" effect. I've always been quite interested in this and so maybe that's why I liked her. Because I can't think of anything else about her that was all that exciting.

Incidentally I've never liked Voyager as an adult. Captain Janeway irritates me now adays.

"A completely coherant River means writers don't deliver" KatTaya

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 1:19 PM

CYBERSNARK


Seven's become a major player in the relaunch novels. She was special advisor to the Federation President for a while (during a whole succession of Borg-related crises, culminating in Destiny).

She's even started calling herself "Annika."

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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 3:44 PM

ANTHONYT

Freedom is Important because People are Important


Hello,

Why I like Seven of Nine:

Pragmatic.
Intelligent.
Swift thinker.
Efficient.
Rational.
Strong.
Competent.
Beautiful.

If Seven of Nine had been the Captain of Voyager, the show would have lasted 1 episode.

--Anthony


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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 4:03 PM

TRAVELER


I have not watched Voyager since its original run and I forgot humourous comments and situations the writers would give Seven of Nine.

Here's one I don't ever remember seeing.




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Wednesday, March 14, 2012 8:25 PM

HKCAVALIER


Then you're a really bad shot?

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Thursday, March 15, 2012 9:15 AM

DMI

Expired, forgotten, spoiled rotten.


Quote:

Originally posted by Zeek:
I missed Tess. I thought she was cute and interesting. Don't know why they gave her species such a short lifespan. She was doomed from the start. Poor Tess we hardly knew ye.




Tess was okay, but never really worked in my opinion as a main character (i.e. when the plot centered on her) and when you've got a character that only works to play off of others, you have a problem. I enjoyed having her around, but Seven was a much cooler addition to the show. A very complex character that I think was very much in the spirit of Star Trek's overarching themes about discovering humanity and self through outward exploration and interaction with the alien.

Looking back, there are some things that bug me about Voyager, but it's still one of my favorite Treks. The Doctor was my favorite character though, not Seven.

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on the globe that gave me birth.
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Thursday, March 15, 2012 10:57 AM

CHRISISALL


Everybody. Speaks. English.

My one & only pet Trek peeve. Aside from that, all is well.


The Mal-like Chrisisall


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Thursday, March 15, 2012 1:05 PM

RIONAEIRE

Beir bua agus beannacht


Chris that has always been funny to me too, but I think they get around it by all having little universal translators implanted under their ears or something. That's how my Outer Space pretend works anyway, so maybe that's how Trek works too.

"A completely coherant River means writers don't deliver" KatTaya

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Thursday, March 15, 2012 2:07 PM

CHRISISALL


Som beechalay. Lanatran teetock lah keecheetah.

*OOps*

Had mine switched off there...



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Thursday, March 15, 2012 4:57 PM

TRAVELER


You have to stick that fish in your ear.


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Thursday, March 15, 2012 4:58 PM

CHRISISALL


Do I detect a British reference here?


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Thursday, March 15, 2012 5:14 PM

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