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JR585 06-26-2011 11:45 AM

New perspective from the drill scene
 
This is what Kirk was looking at when he was hanging off the edge of the drill:


Captain Tom Coughlin 06-26-2011 01:15 PM

what's with the design on the bottom, it looks like the Jesus fish


JR585 06-26-2011 01:35 PM

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Originally Posted by Captain Tom Coughlin (Post 315783)
what's with the design on the bottom, it looks like the Jesus fish



Maybe the Romulans believed in Jesus? :confused1:

omegaman 06-26-2011 01:47 PM

That's the symbol of the God Ra.

Captain Tom Coughlin 06-26-2011 01:56 PM

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Originally Posted by omegaman (Post 315785)
That's the symbol of the God Ra.

Yeah, I guess it is. That doens't make any more sense than the Jesus fish though. Why would Romulans have Egyption symbols on their shoes?

Captain Tom Coughlin 06-26-2011 02:08 PM

For comaprison, eye of Horace (also referred to as the Eye of Ra)


omegaman 06-26-2011 07:17 PM

Romulans may have visited Earth in the past and inspired the Ra symbol, al la Stargate…

JR585 06-26-2011 09:48 PM

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Originally Posted by omegaman (Post 315790)
Romulans may have visited Earth in the past and inspired the Ra symbol, al la Stargate…

Which would explain why their boots are Japanese inspired

omegaman 06-26-2011 11:49 PM

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Originally Posted by JR585 (Post 315792)
Which would explain why their boots are Japanese inspired

Probably the other way around… depending on the time period.:thumbup:

Saquist 06-27-2011 02:07 AM

hmmm....figures...the shoe thing again.


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