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14. "RE: UF Universe Trivia"
In response to message #10
 
   >>I don't think Gryphon was actually rich in the other universe; he went
>>into Starfleet basically immediately after arriving and acclimating
>>and I'm not sure that they pay their officers well enough to afford
>>even a decommissioned Connie no matter how frugal they are. Maybe he
>>made some sound investments, tho. :)
>
>He wasn't, but for something like that, he'd have found the money
>someplace. There are a lot of couch cushions in the Beta Quadrant.

He probably would have pulled the standard dimension/time traveller bit of "as far as they know, I invented this."

Simply happening to know the solution to a problem can be worth a lot. e.g. If you land in a world where they still use serpentine gunpowder, you can make a big impression with the four words "try mixing it wet."

--
Chakat Firepaw - Inventor & Scientist (Mad)


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   RE: UF Universe Trivia mdg1 May-30-17 1
   RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-06-17 2
      RE: UF Universe Trivia VoidRandom Jun-06-17 3
      RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-07-17 4
          RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-07-17 5
              RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-07-17 6
                  RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-07-17 7
                      RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-08-17 9
                          RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-08-17 10
                              RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-09-17 13
                                  RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-09-17 15
                                      RE: UF Universe Trivia eriktown Jun-25-17 18
                                          RE: UF Universe Trivia mdg1 Jun-25-17 19
                                          RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-25-17 20
                                              RE: UF Universe Trivia CdrMike Jun-25-17 21
                                              RE: UF Universe Trivia Gryphonadmin Jun-25-17 22
                                              RE: UF Universe Trivia Mercutio Jun-25-17 23
                             RE: UF Universe Trivia rwpikul Jun-09-17 14
                      RE: UF Universe Trivia Matrix Dragon Jun-09-17 11
              RE: UF Universe Trivia jhosmer1 Jun-07-17 8
                  RE: UF Universe Trivia thorr_kan Jun-09-17 12
                      RE: UF Universe Trivia Star Ranger4 Jun-09-17 16
                          RE: UF Universe Trivia mdg1 Jun-10-17 17


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