SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

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SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Captain Seafort » Sat Oct 08, 2011 7:19 pm

Blip

Chuck starts a series on one of the greatest, if not the greatest, recurring crew in TNG. :) Even if he was single-handedly responsible for starting the confusion over O'Brien's rank.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Oct 09, 2011 2:39 pm

I'm actually a bit more interested in the previews for the next episodes. Twin Peak? My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic?! The brony inside me sings!
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Tyyr » Sun Oct 09, 2011 6:31 pm

I like Hollow Pursuits if only for the questions that it prompts about holo-deck use. It's a pretty well put together episode overall and I'd actually have given it a 6 myself.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Oct 09, 2011 6:35 pm

Yeah, back to the episode, I agree with Tyyr there. A 6, 6.5 maybe.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Mikey » Sun Oct 09, 2011 7:16 pm

I agree with Tyyr, and not just for his reason. It also exposes to us one of the "real" people of TNG - one of the huddled masses; one of the flawed, normal men living a life of quiet depseration as opposed to the typical shiny, clean, paragon-of-humanity bridge crew.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Mon Oct 10, 2011 9:08 pm

Yeah. Barkley's a good guy. He's not perfect, but I'd hang with him after a shift in Ten-Forward.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Tyyr » Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:14 pm

Trek could have used a few more guys like Barclay.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby McAvoy » Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:04 pm

RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:Yeah. Barkley's a good guy. He's not perfect, but I'd hang with him after a shift in Ten-Forward.


I don't know. The guy did kind of annoy me.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Tue Oct 11, 2011 9:19 pm

McAvoy wrote:
RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:Yeah. Barkley's a good guy. He's not perfect, but I'd hang with him after a shift in Ten-Forward.


I don't know. The guy did kind of annoy me.


Cool. I can spend more time with him, then. ;)
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby colmquinn » Wed Oct 12, 2011 2:44 am

Riker is truely a Douche in this ep, Reg is a guy I believe I could spend time with
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Mikey » Wed Oct 12, 2011 2:24 pm

I don't think I could stomach Barclay for too long as a personal friend... I'm just saying that it's nice to see people in TNG with actual human flaws and shortcomings.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Wed Oct 12, 2011 2:30 pm

colmquinn wrote:Riker is truely a Douche in this ep, Reg is a guy I believe I could spend time with

I did like how SF Debris pointed out the line Riker crossed. Yes, Barclay is under-performing and needs to shape up, and it's Riker's job to get him to... but he crossed the line from professional to personal.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby McAvoy » Wed Oct 12, 2011 7:39 pm

colmquinn wrote:Riker is truely a Douche in this ep, Reg is a guy I believe I could spend time with


I always though Riker was hot or cold throughout the series. Either's the nice guy with the crew or a complete douche to others.
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Re: SFDebris: Hollow Pursuits

Postby Lighthawk » Thu Oct 13, 2011 7:56 pm

RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:I'm actually a bit more interested in the previews for the next episodes. Twin Peak? My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic?! The brony inside me sings!



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