Nog is about to leave for the Academy and Quark spots a perfect opportunity. He has just received a shuttle from his cousin Gaila, that was promised him ten years ago. He doesn't trust it and asks Rom to, but he can find nothing out of order. Quark and Rom decide to take Nog to the Academy with it. Not because Quark approves or wants to do the boy a favor, he wants to take contraband along: kemacite. When they arrive at Earth, they find out Gaila intention's weren't so good after all. He sabotaged the ship, they can't get out of warp and eventually it will tear to pieces. Rom can think of only one thing: start a cascade reaction in the kemacite, create an inversion wave in the warp core, then crash land on Earth and hope for the best. When they wake up, they are locked up in a room. Earth seems to have changed a bit. It's 1947... Roswell, New Mexico. The three "aliens" are then taken by the local authorities who are both fascinated and fearful of these extraterrestials, and Quark must...
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47-Reference: Inside joke use of the number 47. The Ferengi travel back in time to the year 1947. This inside joke started when Joe Menosky
became one of the story writers of Star Trek: The Next Generation
(1987). Menosky "infected" other Star Trek writers with an enthusiasm for the number 47. The number 47 or its reverse 74 appears in almost every episode in some fashion. See more
While Quark is being injected with sodium pentothal, Nog and Rom are seated against a wall, with burlap sacks over their heads. Suddenly, the sacks are gone and no one has been near the two Ferengi to remove them. See more
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
Written by Dennis McCarthy
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