A question for the bored hubbers out there.

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  1. kirstenblog profile image75
    kirstenblogposted 8 years ago

    Just an idle bit of nonsense here but hey boredom loves silliness.

    In the show Star Trek, what if the borg managed to assimilate the Q?
    The borg goal is perfection and with the knowledge and wisdom of the Q I wonder what sort of story that would make. Instantly the universe is borg? The borg realise that perfection is impossible and suddenly are free?

    Please share your nonsense hypothesis with me smile

  2. tantrum profile image61
    tantrumposted 8 years ago

    It would be the end of the story lol


    BTW, I hate Star Trek.

    1. kirstenblog profile image75
      kirstenblogposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I guess its kinda like marmite
      You love it or you hate it lol



      Uggh Marmite tongue

      1. tantrum profile image61
        tantrumposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I tried Marmite once in London. I thought I was poisoned ! lol

        1. kirstenblog profile image75
          kirstenblogposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          I don't blame you, that stuff is vile tongue

  3. Mark Knowles profile image61
    Mark Knowlesposted 8 years ago

    Marmite is the only thing I would have to go back to England for if I couldn't find it where I am. It is the ultimate in food.

    The Borg would become the Q.

    1. TinaAtHome profile image72
      TinaAtHomeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You can get marmite from Amazon.

  4. Wayne Orvisburg profile image72
    Wayne Orvisburgposted 8 years ago

    There may have been an episode involving the Borg and the Q. Not sure, only caught bits and pieces from time to time. Wasnt really a fan. Interesting thought though! LOL

    1. Cagsil profile image81
      Cagsilposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Wayne, you would be correct. There was an episode of Star Trek with Q and the Borg. The "Q" or at least one of them, purposely setup the Enterprise to fail against the Borg, so as to give Picard a glimpse of the future.

      I am a fan of Star Trek, but I'm not a die-hard fan. I enjoyed the original and the next generation. But, that's as far as I go. I was never into the other spin-offs.

      With that said- Hey Kirsten, with the incorporation of the human being within Borg's mainstream, they would, at a later stage of evolving, figure out that the human section would have to go, except for the "mind/brain". The "Q" would never lose a battle against the Borg in the first place. It just wouldn't ever happen.

      Just a thought. wink big_smile

  5. profile image0
    Precious Williamsposted 8 years ago

    Interesting thought process marmite and star trek. I like both, but sorry kirsten I can't think of anything witty to say.  Your mind is far wittier than mine.

  6. manlypoetryman profile image75
    manlypoetrymanposted 8 years ago

    Set your phasers to full...and blast that obnoxious "Q" being first time he humanized. End of Problem...on both counts. I never could stand the "Q". The borg...look too stupid to be a real problem...other than for TV world. They remind me of the old "Mummy" movies where you would be screaming to the lady "Just Run!". If they would only run...end of problem...but the people always try to walk away from the Mummy...and inevitably...they trip and fall. Man...I hate that!

    1. Wayne Orvisburg profile image72
      Wayne Orvisburgposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      However, the Borg were able to travel at speeds faster than any Federation ship in the Galaxy.

 
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