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Starfleet receives a communication from Bela Oxmyx for Captain Kirk. On the advice of the Federation representatives, Sigma Iotia II established their own form of democracy and Oxmyx has beaten Krako in three elections by promising to leave the people alone if they vote for him. However, he feels the time has come for him to step down and wants Kirk to stand instead of him.

Kirk declines, suggesting Oxymyx either choose someone from his own organization or find some fresh blood. Oxymyx later contacts him to say that he chose the kid who helped Kirk on his visit to the planet, Tony Lubocq or "Tony the Talker", and he won a landslide by telling everyone that he'd make sure they got their share of the pie if he got his. He also asks Kirk for the rules to fizzbin.

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James T. KirkTony LubocqBela Oxmyx
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KaloJojo KrakoTepoZabo

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Sigma Iotia IIOxmyx City

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StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

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Bum Radish: Five Spins on a Turquoise Reindeer
Strange New Worlds VI
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Next story:
The Soft Room
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Previous Adventure:
Dwellers in the Crucible
Pocket Next Adventure:
Just Another Little Training Cruise
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