To save the Federation in a critical scheme, Sisko comes to realize that he must violate its fundamental principles to do so.
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Senator Vreenak marks the debut of a new look for the Romulans, with slightly scruffier hair. The hair still has the same basic shape as before, but is not as perfectly combed as it had been in their earlier TNG and DS9 appearances. The scruffy look would remain in later episodes like "Tears of the Prophets". See more
At the end of the episode, Sisko says "Computer, erase that entire personal log."
This command would result it the erasure of all entries in the Personal log stored in the computer.
I doubt this was in intent, he should have said "erase that entire log entry"
Also, it is far too easy to erase computer data. It is unlikely that the computer would not prompt an "Are you sure?" step, as computers have done this almost from the beginning. See more
Captain's personal log, stardate five one seven... thr-, uh... Five one seven... four - Computer, what day is it?
Cardassian Computer Voice
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
Written by Dennis McCarthy
Performed by Dennis McCarthy See more