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Old August 1st 16, 14:00   #44
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Re: Is it time to give season 5 another chance?

Originally Posted by Springer View Post
I guess I'm just surprised the ambassadors allowed the telepaths with sensitive information in their heads to go back to Earth, where they could spill the beans to the Psi Corps and EarthGov.
It's just nitpicking, I know, it just felt that too many of the characters made knee-jerk or bad decisions.
So the rogues *said* they had the ambassador's secrets. Who's gonna prove that and how? Get yet another telepath to go in and get those secrets to prove it? Which race's telepath would do that? Would all the other races go along with that? IMO, that'd never happen.

As for the bad decisions - exactly the point. Remember, B5 is all about process. So Sheridan and others had to learn by doing.
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