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  •  That reminds me that TNG did also have (2+ / 0-)
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    Kimball Cross, Olympia

    episodes that pissed me off at their interpretation of the prime directive, as when the crew could not help people on a planet experiencing tectonic breakup, or when Worf's brother had to violate the Directive by saving a whole people, who had to be transported while in the holodeck. It seemed that these were really misinterpretations of the Directive. After all, where would that Directive come from--Vulcan remorse at contacting us when Cochrane's drive experiment worked?

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