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Star Trek: The Original Series

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Things We Saw Today: Adorable POP! Funko Ghostbusters Figures

POP! Vinyl has a line of Ghostbusters figures coming out – how adorably ominous does this Stay Puft Marshmallow Man look?! He’s actually larger than the others for better re-enactment possibilities. (via Firewire)

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To Boldly Go

Adopt Me, Woman Who Built The Original Star Trek Enterprise In Her Basement

For just $30,000 you too could live the life you’ve always dreamed! Canadian social worker Line Rainville did, and now I want to go live with her.

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Make It So

Snuggle Up With the Crew of the Enterprise In Pillow Form

Characters from Star Trek: The Original Series and The Next Generation are made squishy and cuddleable by Etsy seller Morondanga. Or more cuddleable, in some cases. Oh Worf, you’re adorable.

(via: Geeks are Sexy)

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To Boldly Go

Redditor Photoshops Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters Into The Original Series

Disagree with some of the uniform colors chosen for this The Next Generation/Original Series mashup? Click over to the Reddit thread and read deadfraggle’s justifications. Or just hash it out in the comments. We won’t mind.

(via Tumblr)

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Dammit Jim!

Star Trek’s Uhura And Spock Were Supposed To Hook Up Years Ago, Then William Shatner Pulled Rank

Well this is a surprise. We all know about the interracial kiss that rocked the world on Star Trek on November 22, 1968 but did you know that kiss was originally supposed to be between Uhura and Spock, not Uhura and Kirk? 

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Dammit Jim!

IRS Goes Where No One Has Gone Before, Uses Tax Payer Money To Pay For Star Trek Spoof

It appears there’s no sign of intelligent life at the Internal Revenue Service. They created Star Trek and Gilligan’s Island spoofs that cost tax payers $60,000. 

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Make It So

All The Star Trek Bloopers! [VIDEO]

Thank you, YouTuber IITREKKIEII. Without you, we wouldn’t be able to sit and watch an episodes worth of Star Trek bloopers Friday afternoon. Nothing could be better. The compilation features bloopers spanning just about every incarnation of the sci-fi series.

(via io9)

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Dammit Jim!

Ron Moore Fills Us In On What It Would Take To Bring Star Trek Back To TV

Many of you know Ron Moore thanks to him bringing Battlestar Galactica back to television but less of you may be aware that he worked on several of the Star Trek series. He’s got a few projects in the pipeline at the moment, one of them being A Knight’s Tale drama series for ABC, but he recently weighed in on how to bring the sci-fi giant back to the small screen.

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Dammit Jim!

That Time Star Trek’s Patrick Stewart & William Shatner Tweeted About Horrible Time Warner Cable Service

Last week, I was delighted to find out Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Sir Patrick Stewart was not only on Twitter, but his username was @SirPatStew. I marveled at him having the same problem many Brooklyn, New York residents have (he recently moved there) – horrible service from cable companies. In this particular instance, Stewart was complaining about Time Warner Cable and it just so happens William Shatner has been shaking his fist at the same company from the West Coast. 

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Oh Hollywood

Television Is Weird: Behind the Scenes of Some of Our Favorite Shows

Flavorwire’s been on a kick lately of rounding up funny, weird, or just fourth wall breaking pictures from movies, and now, television. In most of the less effects heavy shows, this just means getting to see the cameras. But on the genre shows… man. It’s a whole ‘nother level. Any Muppets out there wishing to maintain belief in their autonomy may want to skip this post. And when you’re done, hit up Flavorwire for lots more pictures from Lost, Dexter, Game of Thrones and more.

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