Well, holy crap. I leave the country for a week and come back to... this thread. I'm still not done with the episode, but I'd better mention a few things before the thread gets away from me again:
Great art doesnt get produced by committee.
I think that depends on who your collaborators are. I think that any solo album by a Beatle can't hold a candle to their best work together, for instance. And I think the Star Wars prequels would have benefited from Gary Kurtz, or Lawrence Kasdan... or just someone willing to say "That's stupid, George. Try this instead."
but women are things
A few of my favorite
1). That is impossible. That is like saying the President doesnt have to control the Executive Branch. If the no one controls the setting, the game is GM-less.
I'd like to add Shock and Prime Time Adventures to Kenmis's list of exceptions.