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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #60 on: August 27, 2018, 04:17:29 PM »
No Spoilers!

Sorry, I usually assume info from previous seasons is okay.  I’ve edited, and would appreciate if you edited your quote.
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #61 on: August 27, 2018, 05:00:29 PM »
I think he may have been pulling your leg. There's no such thing as spoilers from 3 years ago.
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #62 on: August 27, 2018, 06:26:22 PM »
No Spoilers!

Sorry, I usually assume info from previous seasons is okay.  I’ve edited, and would appreciate if you edited your quote.


Sorry Lat

What I wrote was confusing. 

I was commenting/ stating that what you wrote made me laugh because of Season 3 and season 4!

It wasn’t meant to be a dig or a criticism of what you posted.  It was more of a ‘wait till you see season 3 I’ll try to hold my tongue!’
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #63 on: August 27, 2018, 07:44:49 PM »
Oh, I don’t imagine Miller’s gone for good.  But I doubt he’ll serve anything like the function he did in S1-2.  In S1, at least, he’s the relatable Everyman character through whom we experience much of the action.  Maybe I’m wrong, but I doubt he’ll ever be that again.
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #64 on: August 27, 2018, 09:36:04 PM »
Oh, I don’t imagine Miller’s gone for good.  But I doubt he’ll serve anything like the function he did in S1-2.  In S1, at least, he’s the relatable Everyman character through whom we experience much of the action.  Maybe I’m wrong, but I doubt he’ll ever be that again.

Weeeeellllll.   >:D

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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #65 on: August 28, 2018, 09:50:11 AM »
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #66 on: August 30, 2018, 07:27:08 AM »
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #67 on: September 03, 2018, 11:48:48 AM »
Oh, I don’t imagine Miller’s gone for good.  But I doubt he’ll serve anything like the function he did in S1-2.  In S1, at least, he’s the relatable Everyman character through whom we experience much of the action.  Maybe I’m wrong, but I doubt he’ll ever be that again.

Weeeeellllll.   >:D

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Overall, it remains an excellent show and one of the hardest sci-fi efforts I’ve seen.  I’m glad that Amazon has picked it up, but I fear that in the coming season it will veer farther afield from the system whose politics and culture I’ve come to love.
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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #68 on: September 05, 2018, 10:04:08 AM »
Overall a great show. From a hard sci-fi angle, I was a bit disappointed with how things developed towards the middle, but that feeling went away following the rest of the story. And the general idea that's revealed in season 3 of

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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #69 on: September 05, 2018, 07:09:32 PM »
Oh, I don’t imagine Miller’s gone for good.  But I doubt he’ll serve anything like the function he did in S1-2.  In S1, at least, he’s the relatable Everyman character through whom we experience much of the action.  Maybe I’m wrong, but I doubt he’ll ever be that again.

With the exception of Holden, all of the crew of the Rocinante are more of the everyday person, IMHO. Miller is more of the the mentor/martyr archetype to assist the hero, Holden.

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Re: The Expanse - Syfy/Space
« Reply #70 on: September 06, 2018, 09:24:39 AM »
Never really liked Holden, always seemed like a self righteous douchebag.  Miller was much more flawed. 

 

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