I love it! I would love to steal it and use it! May I?
Yes, of course--glad it resonated.
The thing is, there was a very simple solution: Cumberbatch didn't need to be Khan. Making him Khan was lazy and, in the way they did it, stupid.
It is my hope that with J.J. Abrams off doing Star Wars--which he's always said is nearer to his heart--someone who loves Trek and is able to create compelling stories within that world (paging Ron Moore!) will be given the helm. That would be true fan service.