Captain Picard may not have been the man of action stud that Kirk was, those tasks were normally handed over to Riker the First Officer on Star Trek: The Next Generation the younger officer to get his hands dirty to protect the Captain. These are his own words. I don't hate Riker and he had his moments but damn if he had one failing that I can't overlook. Riker, born in Alaska made a name for himself in one assignment after another. Becoming second … more
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Born in Alaska, the human Commander Riker is second of the Enterprise D starting in 2364 under Captain Picard. Often put in charge of away missions and while ready for action, perfers more unorthadox tactics. Once romantically involved with Deanna Troi.