'PIE IN THE SKY'
"DOGGETT'S COAT AND BADGE"
It would take at least four hundred years before "Herbert" would come into fashion as a pejorative.
Chief Herbert, who served in the Enterprise transporter room under Captain Picard, may have been descended from that bureaucratic functionary.
In the case of Stryker's usage, it may have been an example of Cockney rhyming slang - with "herbert" standing in for "pervert"......
OTHER SHOWS CITED:
- 'Star Trek' - "The Way To Eden"
- 'Star Trek': The Next Generation' - "We'll Always Have Paris" & "The Icarus Factor"