R.I.P. — Leonard Nimoy

A little late to the game perhaps… but RIP Leonard Nimoy. The above photo is, of course, from the greatest scene from the greatest installment of the Star Trek franchise. I won’t recap all the “live long and prosper” or “peace and long life” bromides going around. Just a simple thanks for all the […]

Wednesday Open Thread

From The Trailer Park – Star Trek Into Darkness (international trailer)

I saw flashbacks to previous “Star Tracks” (that one’s for you Dad) and one to the Star Wars franchise, color me meh.

From the Trailer Park Double Wide Edition — William Shatner’s “Get A Life” and Goats

a new documentary on Trekkies appearing on EPIX on July 28. More info here at WilliamShatner.com

and Loyal Goatherd has a biopic of sorts:

From the Trailer Park — Star Trek the Video Game

Your Sunday Funny

Kaplah Humbug!

Here’s an update and story from The Wall Street Journal:

Across the country this week, productions of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” are warming hearts. In this city, one version poses this question: What if Charles Dickens were a Trekkie?

The answer runs an hour and 20 minutes and includes three fight scenes, […]

Pure Energy!

Star Trek and Ke$ha? WTF?!? Not sure if this could have been a Monday Night Mashup…if so I apologize. It’s better that the video that came with the original song IMHO.

H/T Ace of Spades

I’m Sure -Fritz- Was On This Show

Star Trek’s Synthohol Invented — Four Days Too Late

It’s inventor’s name is Professor Nutt, but don’t hold that against him.

By harnessing benzodiazepines like diazepam, the chief ingredient in anti-anxiety med Valium, Nutt sees a future of drinking without becoming addicted, belligerent or — and here’s the kicker — intoxicated. Using one of thousands of possible benzos, researchers are working to tailor […]