“Star Trek: The Next Generation” was pretty great. But it’s more than a little likely that you found yourself annoyed by the character of Deanna Troi.

Maybe that’s because she was portrayed by Marina Sirtis, who tweets stuff like this:

That’s all? You sure about that? Because if we were you, we’d follow that up with an apology or something.

It sucks hard. But it’s not a surprise.

Ding ding ding!

That’s usually how this works.

Deanna Troi was an empath. Clearly Marina Sirtis wasn’t drawing from personal experience.

Simple, really: