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Old 05-30-2013, 06:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Captain Tom Coughlin View Post
So then Khan put his men in the torpedoes to escape from Marcus, but was caught in the act somehow before he could smuggle them away. I guess that's it.
That's it.

Originally Posted by omegaman View Post
Well, one would have to assume that Khan knew Marcus plans to attack the Klingon home world… that's why Khan went there… hoping Marcus would try to kill two birds with 72 photons… so to speak… so he put his men in them and hoped to stop who ever was sent after him by giving himself up and then somehow taking control of the vessel carrying the torpedoes… Marcus knew Kirk was a hothead and would do everything to avenge Pike… that's why Marcus chose him… but of course the plan backfired when Kirk didn't carry out his orders.

Any way you cut it, its pretty lame.
Khan's original plan is pretty lame. Khan thought his crew was dead though when he had the "archive" blown up. Like DNA-1842 said Khan only found out his crew may still be alive was after Sulu sent the message to him and that was the only reason Khan surrendered.
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