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Which Star Trek show is best: The original series or 'The Next Generation'?

It's the 50th anniversary of Star Trek! 🎉 And since we love all things Trek, we must ask: are you #TeamTOS or #TeamTNG? 

Purists laud the first "Star Trek" series (TOS) as the true incarnation of Gene Roddenberry's vision. "Next Generation" fans think the original series looks dated and preachy, and say TNG offered more nuance and character development. What do you think? Scroll down to read more from both sides and VOTE!

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Which Star Trek show is best: The original series or 'The Next Generation'?
#TeamTOS
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamTNG
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Which Star Trek show is best: The original series or 'The Next Generation'?
#TeamTOS
#TeamTNG
#TeamTOS
For #TeamTOS, Star Trek's first incarnation is the only Trek that matters!
#TeamTOS
TOS was really groundbreaking on so many levels. The show's writers frequently addressed moral and social issues such as slavery, warfare, and discrimination, promoting humanism and optimism with an amazingly diverse cast for its time. It's often called the most influential science fiction TV series in history,
#TeamTNG
But TNG has its loyalists also!
#TeamTNG
Jean-Luc is the tiebreaker for many TNG fans.
#TeamTOS
But for many the iconic Mr. Spock puts TOS over the top!
FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Which Star Trek show is best: The original series or 'The Next Generation'?
#TeamTOS
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamTNG