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Use this for cross-dimension shitposting https://nerv.8ch.net/trek/trekgenrl/1701/strek/streak/startrek/furtrek

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60b5f6  No.24786

So I recently finished rewatching Amok Time, and I recall hearing Spock explain to Kirk that the pon farr is part of an ancient tradition that comes even before the time of Surak. This got me wondering about the Romulans, whom we know left Vulcan during the Time of Awakening. Is it possible that the Romulans still wrestle with the pon farr, and that they might retain some of the same Vulcan traditions for dealing with it? What else do the Romulans and Vulcans continue to share in common with one another, in terms of culture and tradition, if anything at all?

09d988  No.24787

>>24786

>Is it possible that the Romulans still wrestle with the pon farr, and that they might retain some of the same Vulcan traditions for dealing with it?

They don't. In fact, that's the primary difference between the Romulans and the Vulkans–after they left Vulkan, the Romulans were able to remove the Ponn Farr and their debilitatingly strong emotions through genetic therapy, but in doing so also lost their telepathy.


dc6fba  No.24788

File: e9081031b808663⋯.jpg (243.12 KB, 555x620, 111:124, Cattrall Valeris 03.jpg)

>>24786

Logic. Romulans are just less precious and pretentious about it, preferring to apply it to more machiavellian ends. They don't identify with it as much, but because of that they're more effective and balanced. Vulcans ended-up cucked by Humans because of their naval-gazing tendencies. Vulcans are orthodox jews. Romulans are the emancipated, liberal jews of Israel and the US. The orthodox (Vulcans) will ultimately survive, but the liberals (Romulans) will make more of an impact while they're around - ultimately burning themselves out in the process, though.

An interesting angle for post-Nemesis Trek would be unity with Romulans and an integration of Romulans into Starfleet and the Federation, where they quickly edge-out both humans and Vulcans by being able to "pass" as Vulcans. In the end, they disappear though having dissolved into the Federation since they dont ahere to a rigid system like the Vulcans.


891fcf  No.27092

>difference between Romulans and Vulcans

In STD, nothing apparently.


9e206f  No.27191

File: 6ba98c8e329b329⋯.png (484.88 KB, 1297x849, 1297:849, rick-moranis-as-dark-helme….png)

>>24788

>Romulans are Jews

>Vulcans are Jews

>Ferengi are Jews

>Bajorans are Jews

HOW MANY JEWS HAVE WE GOT ON THIS SHOW ANYHOW?


00c479  No.27193

File: 4f110d01d24bcf5⋯.png (781.84 KB, 500x829, 500:829, ClipboardImage.png)

>>27092

Fug, what did they do now?

>>27191

You forgot the Founders. Incidentally, if someone's got shoop skills this would look great if it were a changeling rising up out of a sea of Great Link goo.


891fcf  No.27197

>>27193

>Fug, what did they do now?

suicide bomb their own ships


46717c  No.27219

>>24788

Uh no, the Vulcan species represents Chinese, and the Romulans represent Japan.

You're a fucking idiot.


ec21de  No.27227

File: 926055c5bf4794f⋯.png (297.8 KB, 1070x880, 107:88, 1486702416773.png)

>>27219

>vulcans = chinese

>in the late 60s

wew lad

>romulans != romans

>even though the name was obviously chosen for this reason

W E W


46717c  No.27229

>>27227

And klingons are kurds, and ferengi are french.


8c825e  No.27230

>>27219

Were the chinese even really on the social radar in the 60s?


891fcf  No.27308

>>24786

How come women in the 60s had pointy boobs?

>>

I miss those.


b1af43  No.27310

File: a0ca8af6de4d1d2⋯.jpg (382.25 KB, 676x772, 169:193, 6a00d8341c85cd53ef01b8d2e4….jpg)

>>27230

yeah, the whole Mao bullshit, and US/china relations were a huge deal at the time for fear of it turning into another cold war situation.


b1af43  No.27311

>>27308

Bra design at the time. No, really. that's it.


44df47  No.27318

>>27311

My father used to lament such things. He said the old school bras actually made women sexier without having to even show more skin.


891fcf  No.27325

>>27310

Nixon played a big role in that, but it was the 70's.

I enjoyed that comic.


955ce2  No.29250

File: a79761d5e5a7233⋯.jpg (17.37 KB, 350x431, 350:431, image_5.jpg)

>>27191

The real Jews in Star Trek. You cannot deny it.

American Soldiers: Jem-Hadar

American poodle Government officials: Vorta


eef279  No.29296

>>27229

>ferengi are french

I know this was 4 months ago, how the fuck did you figure that out? Unions and strikes are fetish of the French.


44c3ba  No.29312

>>27219

>Humans: Americas view of itself in the 1960's (street smarts, wealthy, universally beloved, the eternal hero/good guy, powerful, and yet somehow always the underdog)

>Vulcans: Americas view of Europe in the 1960's (restrained, intelligent, cultured, yet bizarrely freaky every now and then)

>Klingons: Americas view of the USSR in the 1960's (violent, brutal, dumb)

>Romulans: Americas view of communist China in the 1960's (secretive, untrustworthy, inscrutable, would do things the underhanded way even if doing it honestly was easier)

How are you on /strek/ without knowing this?


72d6aa  No.29313

>>29312

>Vulcans and Romulans

Aren't they Greece and Rome, respectively? as of TNG, the analogy does more or less work for TOS

>Vulcans

>muh logic, muh reason

>philosophers everywhere

>everyone only has one name, no surnames

>get warp drive n sheeit before everyone else

>used to have polytheistic beliefs

>great influence despite comparatively small amount of territory head

>Romulans

>yuge empire

>WE WUZ VULCANS N SHEEIT

>but we're better because militarism and practical application of tech

>has a senate and proconsuls


c41bc7  No.29320

>>29312

Thought that was more common knowledge?

>>29313

It's kind of funny how ENT shits on that notion with Vulcans being more Carthage like than Greek.


aebb41  No.31798

File: 319d4d2da37fd7b⋯.jpg (79.99 KB, 522x593, 522:593, 1464466443703.jpg)

>Everyone comparing the races of Star Trek to real-world ethnic groups and historical civilizations

Pleb tier. Here's how it really works.

>Vulcans = Elves

>Tellarites = Dwarves

>Romulans = Dark Elves (with a blatantly obvious and lazy "WE WUZ ROMANS" aesthetic to cover it up)

>Klingons = Orcs

>Cardassians = Kobold/Lizardmen

>Ferengi = Goblins


5a7b56  No.31830

>>31798

>Ferengi = Goblins

What are Pakled then?


ca2ea9  No.31833

>>31830

Kender.


fba5a3  No.31835

>>31833

That's ridiculous. Those little not gnomes are innocent, the Pakled are kidnappers, thieves and all other manner of evil.


901341  No.31843

>>31835

Yuh we was just. Borrowing him so we could go…


5282e9  No.31868

File: a9ab5a1a261c652⋯.jpg (45.53 KB, 600x458, 300:229, jews.jpg)

People who say that the Ferengi are the jews of Star Trek do not see beyond their greed, the Ferengi may be a bunch of money grubbing businessmen, but it's all part of their philosophy and way of life, you can always trust a Ferengi as long as you pay him. Now with ROMULANS, that's a different story, you can't trust a Romulan period, he will betray you if it benefits his chosen people, he will try to stab you in the back, or even pull a false flag on you, they're extremely autistic about their own border security, but are always entering Federation and even Klingon space. In conclussion, the Romulans are the only jews in star trek.


c792ef  No.31871

File: 853af9a67b9879b⋯.jpg (16.9 KB, 396x500, 99:125, bf12ed730176625abb587a2b56….jpg)

>>31868

You spelled "bajorans" wrong

>nose

>a victim status that somehow means starfleet is responsible for their protection

>death camps that never happened

The Ferengi were allegedly inadvertent Jewish stereotypes early on, then a bunch of Jews later used to make their own greed and treachery seem whimsical while using the Bajorans to push holocaust propaganda. Of course you got the Vulcans, (((Leonard Nemoy))) even got the hand gesture from his Rabbi in some chicken spinning ceremony and it's about how fucking smart they think they are. Romulans and Klingons were just generalized cold war baddies representing the Russians in TOS, and then the Romulans like the Cardassians represented everything the Jews are afraid of. Another uncompromising race fanatically pursuing their own self interest. Klingons however just became niggers to appease Trek fans cuck fantasies. Then Trump supporters I guess on Discovery but that show doesn't matter.


1cb7ea  No.31875

>>31871

>Then Trump supporters I guess on Discovery but that show doesn't matter.

wot


c792ef  No.31876

>>31875

So I heard. I'm not watching that shit to find out if it's true. Star Trek is already pozzed enough as is.


5282e9  No.31879

File: 47bc1d525f81142⋯.png (103.07 KB, 223x289, 223:289, The fuck you say.png)

>>31871

>This whole post

I'd agree on the Bajorans being jews, but everything else is just dumb

>Klingons became niggers

Niggers have no honor.

>Jews later used to make their own greed and treachery seem whimsical while using the Bajorans to push holocaust propaganda

Citation fucking needed


0fcd7e  No.31883

>>31868

Romulans are either space Chinks who are yellow Jews but don't subvert your nation with sex propaganda from within, or space Romans when being compared to the Greek Vulcans. There are three varieties of Jew in Trek: the Bajorans, the Ferengi, and the changelings, each showcasing a different aspect of Talmudry.


5282e9  No.31884

>>31883

What about the changelings being jews tho?


1cb7ea  No.31887

>>31876

No. I just didn't understand that sentence. The Klingons on STD are supposed to be Trump supporters? I haven't seen it either.


c792ef  No.31892

File: ba82b00a7ec3c7c⋯.jpg (29.77 KB, 480x480, 1:1, cover001.jpg)

>>31879

Here's your citation faggot.

>Behr was born in New York City to a Jewish family


0fcd7e  No.31895

>>31884

They're literal shape-shifters who infiltrate nations and subvert them from within. They think themselves superior to all goyim solids, and the only way to be safe from them is to keep them all under their control. They have intellectual shabbos Vorta that keep their populations in line, and they grow patriotic ZOGbots in vats to fight wars on their behalf. They justify all of this through referencing nonspecific persecution stories in the distant past. How do you not see it?

>>31887

It's mostly in the pilot episode. The Klangs talk about how the Federation's peace rhetoric is actually a ploy to make them like equality and diversity or some shit. I'm not going to re-watch any part of STD to find a quote, you can do that yourself if you want.


5282e9  No.31897

File: 19bf55aa38044be⋯.jpg (55.87 KB, 329x306, 329:306, Woah.jpg)

>>31892

Not enough proof, DS9 had more than just one writer.


c792ef  No.31904

File: 1e68bb36ebc1554⋯.jpg (20.63 KB, 777x437, 777:437, ira-behr-what-we-left-behi….jpg)

>>31897

as always I must drag you kicking and screaming into the future

>Behr also had a significant role in the development of the Ferengi alien race during his work on Deep Space Nine.


7c84db  No.31908

>>27230

well that and the vulcans are pretty clearly following confucianism. I never really saw the romulans as japanese but in the WW2 sense I could see it.


5282e9  No.31910

File: 0407ac0546ad0a6⋯.jpg (11.92 KB, 111x211, 111:211, Wow.jpg)

>>31904

Still not enough, his intentions could have been many


c792ef  No.31913

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5282e9  No.31916

File: 39587d8ec348588⋯.png (81.3 KB, 411x460, 411:460, Hmmm.png)

>>31913

Hmmm I still don't believe it, but whatever


c792ef  No.31917

File: 1622a3ce93044d9⋯.jpg (56.91 KB, 610x258, 305:129, auschwitz_uwe-boll_610.jpg)


5282e9  No.31918

File: e3e0a1ed0ac8925⋯.png (142.94 KB, 326x367, 326:367, Not even worth points.png)

>>31917

You gonna start calling me a kike too? Oh no whatever shall I do. I'm gonna get off this thread before it's derrailed any further.


c792ef  No.31919

File: 85431a62fccd222⋯.gif (1.69 MB, 500x400, 5:4, 1493237161039.gif)

>>31918

I already did




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