The Enterprise visits Data's planet, Omicron Theta, to see if they can learn more about his somewhat unknown beginnings. The entire population of the planet died of unknown reasons many years previously with Data being found just around that time. Although they find no one alive, they do find a huge underground complex and, surprisingly, a disassembled version of Data. They re-build him and once activated, he introduces himself as Lor, an earlier and, he claims, a superior version of Data. He claims he was disassembled because he was so human-like that he frightened the local population. In fact, he knows far more than he is letting on and has the ability to call upon a crystalline entity of great destructive power, the very power that destroyed the planet and killed all of its inhabitants. All he has to do is find a way to impersonate Data. Written by
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After Wesley's initial outburst, he, Riker, and Lore-masquerading-as-Data leave the bridge, but Riker and Wesley return before Lore does. This would be a perfect opportunity for Wesley to plead his case to Riker, but he doesn't. See more
And you want to be as stupid as them, dear Brother?
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