Using an alien communications net, Voyager sends their Doctor to the Federation ship USS Prometheus only to find that it has been taken over by Romulans.

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Using an alien communications net, Voyager sends their Doctor to the Federation ship USS Prometheus only to find that it has been taken over by Romulans.

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Introduction of the DS9 style uniform that would be seen on all Alpha Quadrant Starfleet personnel from this point on. Its never explained why the Voyager crew never adopted the new uniforms once they had been introduced but one theory could be that the uniforms remained seprated to distinguish the Alpha and Delta Quadrant crews. See more »

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The EMH Mark II reroutes power from life support stating "we don't need that." While the holograms do not need life support, the unconscious Romulans that are still on the ship do. It is unlikely that a newly designed medical program familiar with the Hippocratic oath would just kill a crew of Romulans. See more »

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The Doctor: I'm as close to a sentient life-form as any hologram could hope to be. I socialize with the crew, fraternize with aliens. I've even had sexual relations.
EMH #2: Sex? How's that possible? We're not equipped...
The Doctor: Let's just say, I made an addition to my program.
EMH #2: Before you leave, maybe you could download those subroutines into my database.
The Doctor: We'll see.
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
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A fun episode!
21 February 2015 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

Wow...talk about a strange but funny episode! This one is worth seeing and different. It begins with Seven of Nine discovering a communications array. Her thoughts are that it could be used to possibly communicate with the Alpha Quadrant by sending the Doctor to a Federation ship. The problem is that the USS Prometheus turns out to be a ship that was hijacked by Romulans and the entire Federation crew is soon dead. So the Doctor decides that it's up to him and this ships holo doctor (Andy Dick) to save the day by retaking the ship. The problem is that neither of them know how to fly a ship and the other holo doctor is a Dick.

This was an awful lot of fun from start to finish--and I usually like the Doctor when he goes off on missions. The dialog between him and the other holo doctor was also priceless. All in all, a highly imaginative and interesting story from start to finish.

By the way, if you'd like more information about why we don't see Mr. Dick on TV so often these days, try reading through his life story on Wikipedia. It makes for bizarre, disturbing and weird reading!


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