Single Proposition: The Kirk

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Single Proposition: The Kirk
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At issue:
The trope The Kirk is being potholed to refer to the Trope Namer, Captain Kirk regardless of whether the trope itself is relevant or not.

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Vote DOWN to keep the current name.
This issue has been resolved and voting is closed.
+8 (yeas:31 nays:23)
Crowner to decide whether or not to rename The Kirk.

Pros:
  • Trope is being potholed to refer to the character in sentences where the context does not fit the trope.
  • Character is known for many things besides being an example of the trope.

Cons:
  • It has hundreds of wicks and inbound links
  • Trope name matches with the names for The McCoy and The Spock; if we renamed The Kirk we would have to rename those two tropes as well.
Total number: 1. Number shown: 1.

Total number of votes: 54

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