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One Q I have about last week

Is that Doug Jones who Burnham selects out of the Kelpians?

The eyes look very familiar

It sorta makes sense that she'd do that by accident

Roll on the next one - can't wait

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tchala wrote:

One Q I have about last week

Is that Doug Jones who Burnham selects out of the Kelpians?

The eyes look very familiar

It sorta makes sense that she'd do that by accident

Roll on the next one - can't wait

I believe that it is mirror worlds Saru, yes.

...where did I put that rat's ass I could give?

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[Not a Spoiler]

I've watched ep 12 multiple times - donno when I spotted this one

When Stemmets comes out of the 'Forest' did you clock the ship he's on just before he sees the 'dead' forest?

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Well if we're talking about the same thing here then, yeah, I definitely peeped that, however....

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At first glance we were led to believe that PU Stamets was on the Discovery, and MU Stamets was on the palace ship, and they didn't switch, because it cut from a close-up on Prime Stamets' face with "Otherworldly Culber" telling him to open his eyes to the same close-up on some Stamets' face opening his eyes on the ISS Charon. But upon further review, I don't think it's right (though I think it's likely that we were meant to think that) wink

  • The Stamets that wakes up on the Charon says "I'm back. He did it." This makes sense if it's Goatee Stamets; he had been trapped for a long time, was unable to get himself back, and had hoped that Prime Stamets would be able to do it.

On the other side, I don't think it really makes sense if it's Prime Stamets. Who's "he"? I guess "Otherworldly Culber?" What did he "do"? Did Prime Stamets think "Otherworldly Culber" brought him back? Eh, that's a bit of a stretch in my book... and if so it seems like a fairly tortured reading, whereas the "it's Goatee Stamets" reading seems straightforward and natural.

  • On the Discovery, when Tilly tells some Stamets that "some things have happened" since he was last conscious, he assures her that "I know about Hugh". Prime Stamets knew about Hugh, because 'Otherworldly Hugh' told him.

Goatee Stamets, on the other hand, previously didn't even recognize the name "Hugh", let alone learn that Hugh had died or that that would be something that someone would think would be of special note to Prime Hugh. Might he have just been pretending not to recognize the name? Eh, another stretch... I guess, but... why would he?

  • I suspect that Goatee Stamets would have a very different reaction to waking up and seeing someone who sure as hell looks like Captain Tilly.

Warning: Big time spoilers

8 questions I have after watching Star Trek Discovery season 1 episode 12 - Vaulting Ambition

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He's Dead, Let's put the network in him (11 AFAIK)

I'm trying to say enough here to allow the clues I see without spoilers

I may well be wrong

Hope we get Hugh back (nice bloke)

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A few good Qs on AfterTrek

Will Lorca be in next season?
Will L'rell (top fan fave is she joins the crew)

Apparently Stamet's meets his bloke's executioner in 14 / 15

I just noticed the preview of today's has a spore scene - can't be sure who's in it

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tchala wrote:

A few good Qs on AfterTrek

Will Lorca be in next season?
Will L'rell (top fan fave is she joins the crew)

Apparently Stamet's meets his bloke's executioner in 14 / 15

I just noticed the preview of today's has a spore scene - can't be sure who's in it


How about not spoiling constantly??

No I´m not Tom Hanks - duh!!

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Didn't spoil - got it wrong - was all supposition

On the whole this was a good ep and threw my ideas of DISCO out of whack

Next week looks good if you've see the trailer

Wondering what cliff-hanger they're gonna leave us on? Can't even guess ATM as they keep doing surprising things.

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Well, I guess the only reason to watch this show is gone now. :\

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It was incredible how much was packed into last week's episode. I know a lot of people have several questions whirling around in their heads. Maybe tonight's episode will provide some answers, maybe it will raise even more questions? I for one hope they don't try to fix everything over the course of the next two episodes. I love DISCO but personally I feel the writers need to exercise a little more patience moving forward into season two. Guess we'll have to wait and see...

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Can't figure out what the inevitable cliffhanger for S2 is gonna be

There MUST be some clues as to how 15 is going to play out (only spotted a few, poss false ones)

The one huge Q I have is ...

Is Jason Isaacs really dead? He told us he was in After Trek but also noted he lies

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I have only one question - could Tyler still make little klingon babies with that crushed and snipped klingon penis?

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tongue


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I guess the real Q behind tonight is who'se holding who'se hand (as it's named 'Will You Hold My Hand')

There are so many possibilities

My best bet is Voq, Stemmets, Georgiou or - highly unlikely - Lorca from the Mycelial Network

It'll end up on a cliff-hanger so that may well be the last line

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Its been renewed for a second season already so we wont be left hanging forever...

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Great. Excellent. Brilliant. Best Star Trek ever.

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tchala wrote:

I guess the real Q behind tonight is who'se holding who'se hand (as it's named 'Will You Hold My Hand')

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Well looking at this in retrospect I took it as being Burnham's hand. Starfleet's leadership chose a shockingly extreme way to end the war, not unlike other drastic choices they have made in attempts to turn the tide against their enemies in Trek's past, and Burnham persuaded them to accept another way that wouldn't turn the Federation into genocidal monsters. They allowed L'Rell to make a political power play and unite the Klingon houses and restore their honor. Empress Philippa is off on her own now, and Tyler's following a new path with L'Rell. Burnham's efforts were rewarded with her criminal record expunged and her rank returned. I don't know about you but to me this feels like an attempt by the writers to set Discovery back on the same track as the Trek's that came before it and allows season two to start fresh and anew.

The only question I have for this week is when Discovery hails the Enterprise next season will it be Zachary Quinto or CGI Leonard Nimoy standing beside Pike? wink

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scorpius074 wrote:
tchala wrote:

I guess the real Q behind tonight is who'se holding who'se hand (as it's named 'Will You Hold My Hand')

SPOILER Show
Well looking at this in retrospect I took it as being Burnham's hand. Starfleet's leadership chose a shockingly extreme way to end the war, not unlike other drastic choices they have made in attempts to turn the tide against their enemies in Trek's past, and Burnham persuaded them to accept another way that wouldn't turn the Federation into genocidal monsters. They allowed L'Rell to make a political power play and unite the Klingon houses and restore their honor. Empress Philippa is off on her own now, and Tyler's following a new path with L'Rell. Burnham's efforts were rewarded with her criminal record expunged and her rank returned. I don't know about you but to me this feels like an attempt by the writers to set Discovery back on the same track as the Trek's that came before it and allows season two to start fresh and anew.

The only question I have for this week is when Discovery hails the Enterprise next season will it be Zachary Quinto or CGI Leonard Nimoy standing beside Pike? wink


You're not taking into account that Disco is written to be somesort "quasi-anthology"; each season is supposed to be it's own story.

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Well, what can I say... Holy shitballs is all that comes to mind after the last episode...

...where did I put that rat's ass I could give?

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Watch After Trek if you want some cool HINTs at next season

I love the spore notices

Also note the Qs they DON'T answer smile Very intriguing...

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tchala wrote:

Watch After Trek if you want some cool HINTs at next season

I love the spore notices

Also note the Qs they DON'T answer smile Very intriguing...

Been doing that all along. I even listen to Matt Mira's TNG podcast

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MeDumbDuck wrote:

You're not taking into account that Disco is written to be somesort "quasi-anthology"; each season is supposed to be it's own story.

It's exactly what I took into account, hence the reason for my wink. I think it's safe to assume that a majority of people kind of expected what we all witnessed in the final 30 secs of the last episode. I even mentioned the possibility of catching a glimpse back on page three.


tchala wrote:

Watch After Trek if you want some cool HINTs at next season

I love the spore notices

Also note the Qs they DON'T answer smile Very intriguing...

I haven't had the chance to watch the latest one yet but based on past entries I agree with you. The details always tend to lie in the answers that aren't given. Other than that the best way for me to properly express how I feel about the season finale, as well as the entire season, is to repeat what was already said -- HOLY SHITBALLS, this season has been one big roller coaster ride for me. I'm at a loss with all the moaning and groaning from the critics over the season finale but forget them, I loved it! Sure it has its faults (none that I care to mention atm) but I was thoroughly entertained from start to finish. I bet y'all peeped all those Easter Eggs too. smile

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Great first season, just a shit last episode.

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did somebody else, notice the "creepy Orion" was Clint Howard, who has also appeared in several Star Trek episodes as the original series as Balok in The Corbomite Maneuver?

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This episode was pretty terrible.  Build up to a huge Klingon war..then solve it in one episode.  Kinda takes the wind out of the sails.  Pretty lame in general, although I've enjoyed the show very much