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Old 02-07-2024, 06:19 PM
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50 mistakes you might have missed in the best TV shows of all time


The Star Trek entry is ridiculous...


In the science fiction realm, writers are often forced to find a balance between the fantastical and the realistic, melding real science with wild concepts to make the worlds created as believable as possible. In the instance of "Next Generation," however, one of the main data points was the ship's computer having an odd need to breathe in the middle of sentences. Considering it was supposed to be all function and not a human form, a breathing computer seemed a little too far-fetched for fans.


People actually lose sleep about this? They do realize that in the '80s automated voices were horrifically primitive and grating, right? Did they expect Majel Barrett to record one sentence at a time so the staff could splice them together without breathing noises?




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A Christmas Carol like you've never seen before.


As in a stage musical in the form of an '80s prog rock album.


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A Not Always Right Story with a painful Star Trek joke in the comments


Seriously, I groaned at this so all of you have to groan at it too.
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Element14 makes a tribble that will react positively to Mr. Spock and negatively to a Klingon.
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The bad or dubious choices that went into the music of the Les Mis movie.
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