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Rotavele November 8th, 2014 4:30am

We find a planet in space that we can reach. It's practically a clone of earth, but they're in a historic situation (Such as the year before the holocaust, the civil war, etc), should we intervene?

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dfish at home
11/08/14 4:05 pm

We should intervene by killing them off and taking their planet. Jk..but seriously

RedHale Texas
11/08/14 8:40 am

I thought it would be a bad idea- but then I thought, we already know how all this plays out, and nobody benefits from reinventing the wheel. If we were to intervene, a ton of inventions we never thought of would be made, and we could exchange ideas.

TexasBOS Not in the city
11/08/14 8:26 am

The balls it would take to even think we should play god with another world. It's insulting to think we have such a god complex.

meaning Red Stick
11/08/14 8:25 am

Well if it is on an essentially parallel timeline, we will have to intervene eventually.

11/08/14 7:31 am

We would most likely unite them against us, if they were anything like us.

jvc1133 61535
11/08/14 6:53 am

No, But you, know it all liberals would feel duty bound to mind their business. ; )

11/08/14 7:28 am

I'm a liberal and would follow the Prime Directive!

Pirate Uses the Tap
11/08/14 6:28 am

Yes but we've stopped doing the right things on Earth now so I doubt we'd be concerned for anyone there either. (unless the corporations can make more money)

Pirate Uses the Tap
11/08/14 6:31 am

Since govt is all about secrets now who knows, maybe life elsewhere like that has been discovered.

ButchBrewBaker Pennsyltuckey
11/08/14 6:02 am

No way. It's none of our business at all. Besides, they would probably unite against the alien invader.

nnifer Alpha Quadrant
11/08/14 12:23 am

It depends. Do they have warp technology?

Rotavele Alabama
11/07/14 11:06 pm

Well the flashpoint of the civil war may still exist and cause a worse war with better technology and more casualties. What if without the war a persuasive dictator would be born down the lines of one of the soldiers?

It would be a new earth.

Rotavele Alabama
11/07/14 11:07 pm

What if it may be the exact opposite and a brilliant inventor or scientist could have been born?

You never know with things like that.

Praetorianus Fair enough.
11/07/14 9:33 pm

I would not support the Star Trek prime directive and intervene.