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Re: [vox] [ot] Enterprise?

On Fri, 28 Sep 2001, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

> begin: William Kendrick <nbs@sonic.net> quote


> it's called a "TV show" because it shows a story.  look at the hitchhiker's
> guide.  i mean, arthur dent wakes up, and 15 minutes later the earth gets
> destroyed.  is that any better?   :-)

Talk about overkill... storytelling doesn't doesn't get any better. :)
Well, at least in the radio show...  The TV show didn't impress me.

> > And the whole "bad guys from the future" crap is getting REALLY old
> > already.
> nah.  that's what makes sci fi buffs, sci fi buffs.  :)   we love sci-fi
> themes, and "bad guys from the future" is a dang good one!

Try Ursula LeGuin (The Dispossessed), or Stanslaw Lem (Solaris), bill.  
Just doesn't make saleable prime-time fare.

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