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Old 07-10-2006, 09:23 PM   #1
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Default Star Trek:TOS "Doomsday Machine" vs Borg Cube

So I was thinking about that ST:TOS episode and started wondering what would happen if a Borg Cube ran into one of those Doomsday Machines?

Doomsday Machine specs:

neutronium hull (indestructible)
no crew, just an automated weapon
a pure anti-proton beam weapon
infinite fuel supply by "ingesting planets"
serverely disrupts subspace where ever it goes.

Borg Cube specs:

most people know what they can do.

Since the Doomsday Machine can't be assimilated or destroyed by attacking it's hull and it can defend itself with a very powerfull beam weapon or just swallow up its enemy, will the Borg figure out how to stop it, like Kirk did?

Which one would you bet on to win?

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Old 07-10-2006, 09:30 PM   #2
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:32 PM   #3
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Yea, the borg would win. They'd realize that detonating antimatter blasts into the thing would destroy it, and then they'd own it in the face.

Besides, the borg could never lose, because they can just warp-10 their asses away.
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:32 PM   #4
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harry potter would win.
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:34 PM   #5
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Since the Doomsday Machine can't be assimilated...
They'd probably just leave it alone if it wouldn't be useful to them.
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:34 PM   #6
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Chuck Norris > Zidane > Doomsday Device > Borg Cube
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i can't remember.. how does kirk beat it? i've seen the episode before
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:36 PM   #8
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i can't remember.. how does kirk beat it? i've seen the episode before

I think he flew the USS Constellation or Intrepid in it and self detonated his ego
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:38 PM   #9
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i can't remember.. how does kirk beat it? i've seen the episode before
he detonates the warp core of the USS Constellation as it enters the Doomsday Machine's innards.
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:38 PM   #10
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yeah... kirk flew it in and self destructed... lol
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Old 07-10-2006, 09:40 PM   #12
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Clint Eastwood > Chuck Norris > Zidane > Doomsday Device > Borg Cube
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Rambo> Clint Eastwood > Chuck Norris > Zidane > Doomsday Device > Borg Cube
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Old TV shows for the win.


I saw an episode of the Twilight Zone, yesterday, and realized the woman in it was in the
"Pilot" episode of Star Trek. Wow.

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http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0059753/ Original Air Date: September 1966 (Season 1, Episode 0)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0708461/ Original Air Date: 20 October 1967 (Season 2, Episode 6) Star Trek"
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neutronium hull (indestructible)
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he detonates the warp core of the USS Constellation as it enters the Doomsday Machine's innards
The answer is obvious, all we have to do is use a macbook to upload a virus to the mothership, thus disabling thier shields and saving all mankind.
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I think he flew the USS Constellation or Intrepid in it and self detonated his ego
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It happened in a book. The Borg won.
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self destruction is too illogical for the borg.. they wouldnt do it
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It happened in a book. The Borg won.
I called it.
You were half wrong. Teh Doomsday Machine was the one that hit warp 10.
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So I was thinking about that ST:TOS episode and started wondering what would happen if a Borg Cube ran into one of those Doomsday Machines?
Read

Edit: I have a copy in my hands right now.
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Peter sellers jsut told me that in that ep there was a forcefield gap....
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I got mine so long ago the cover has fallen off. I have 'Vendetta' written on the glue in marker. I have no idea where it is though, I don't see it on my shelf of ST:TNG books.

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M5 would beat the borg ship

Course, I'd like to see the borg vs
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