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In the script for the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "The Sound of Her Voice", Lisa Cusak imagined her rescuers bringing her a big cup of hot coffee or corn chowder. Corn chowder was a chowder from Earth made of corn, potatoes, green and red peppers, and onions. Cusak had been subsisting on emergency rations for days; the chowder would be something different for her to eat.