Posts tagged "star trek"

What?! A New “Star Trek” TV Series Is Reportedly In Development?!

September 2016 will mark the 50th anniversary of Gene Roddenberry’s “Star Trek” franchise making its debut on television – and according to The Hollywood ReporterCBS is developing a new “Star Trek” series to premiere…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 2, 2015 - 11:45 am

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek’s Beloved Captain Spock, Has Died at 83

Long before Zachary Quinto’s eyebrows were getting Chris Pine out of intergalactic jams, the Vulcan who won over the hearts of a universe was actor Leonard Nimoy, “Star Trek”‘s  original Captain Spock,…

Beejoli Shah | February 27, 2015 - 1:30 pm

I Was Blessed By LeVar Burton

Remember when, a few months ago, LeVar Burton — best known as an actor for his roles in “Roots” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation” — launched a Kickstarter campaign

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 11, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Best Etsy Artist Ever Repurposes Thrift Store Art With Geeky Pop Culture References

Dave Pollot must be the happiest Etsy seller on Etsy today: art and tech blog Laughing Squid found his store earlier this year, but their post on his newly updated and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 12, 2014 - 1:30 pm

…To Boldly Go Where No Mini-Van Has Gone Before!

Hey guys, what do you think of my sweet new ride? Just kidding, I wish I could afford this “Star Trek”-themed “boogie van” (really, that’s a term?) for sale on

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 15, 2014 - 4:30 pm

“Star Trek” Fan Spends $30K On Renovating Her Basement To Look Like The Bridge Of The Enterprise

I’ve been a “Star Trek” fan since I was a little girl, when I started watching the show (first “The Original Series,” then “The Next Generation”) with my dad. Even…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 12, 2014 - 12:00 pm

7 Stupidly Nerdy Questions I Did Not Have The Courage To Ask When I Met Sir Patrick Stewart

Last night, Ami and I had the pleasure of going to see Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in “No Man’s Land” on Broadway. The show was fantastic and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 10, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Be My Boyfriend: North Carolina Politician Who Submitted His Resignation Letter In Klingon

Dear Indian Trail Town Council Member David Waddell,

Actually, I guess I should say ex Indian Trail Town Council Member David Waddell, because you officially resigned from your…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 3, 2014 - 3:30 pm

7 Reasons You Should Buy A Personalized “Star Trek” Action Figure For Everyone On Your List

It recently came to our attention that for the low, low price of $69.99, you can make a 3D-printed customized “Star Trek” action figure of yourself. Let us just say…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 16, 2013 - 10:00 am

George Takei Reads “Star Trek” Erotic Fan Fiction

If anyone was born to read “Star Trek” erotic fan fiction aloud, it’s Mr. Sulu himself, George Takei. The actor sensually read through some truly superb Trekkie purple prose on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 23, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Someone Please Loan Me Money So I Can Buy My Mom This Tank Top For Her Birthday

My mom — you guys call her Amelia — turns 34 on November 16th and I’m worried she’s going to be depressed about it. She found three grey hairs the…

Lucca The Pup | October 23, 2013 - 11:40 am

Stoned Patrick Stewart Teaches His Girlfriend How To Act

When I envision my ideal day, it involves a treehouse, Sir Patrick Stewart, marijuana and the vast acting knowledge held in the brilliant mind of the man who played Captain…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 28, 2013 - 11:00 am

Official Illinois State Department Website Offers Klingon Language Accessibility

Know any unemployed Klingons living in Illinois? Then you should probably go tell them their lives have become considerably easier. But since they don’t have a word for “unemployed,” you…

The Mary Sue | August 28, 2013 - 10:50 am

I’m Going To Watch Badger’s “Star Trek” Script Scene From Last Night’s “Breaking Bad” Over And Over Again

Last night, worlds collided. The season premiere of “Breaking Bad.” And a supremely stonerific “Star Trek” plot. Total nerdgasm. has a totally wonderful parsing of the validity of Badger’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 12, 2013 - 10:40 am

This “Star Trek Into Darkness” Makeup Boldly Goes Where No Eyeshadow Has Gone Before

Brilliant makeup blogger Sahily recreated the “Star Trek Into Darkness” movie poster image ON HER EYELID as part of her Summer Movie Makeup series. The craziest part is Sahily is…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 19, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Need It Now: “Star Trek”-Themed Wine

It’s like the genius minds at Vinport Wines know my desires even before I do, as it never occurred to me that my life was missing “Star Trek”-themed wine until…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Oh Jim! Captain Kirk’s Guide To Women

“Star Trek”‘s Captain James T. Kirk was my first crush. When I was five — and clearly part of a super nerdy family — my dad used to

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm

18 Galaxy-Print Items Every “Star Trek” Fan Needs

In honor of “Star Trek” Week — which, let’s face it, is every week in my heart — I bought the most awesome galaxy-printed dress in homage to my love of space…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 24, 2013 - 4:00 pm

6 “Star Trek” Catchphrases And How To Work Them Into Everyday Conversations

“Star Trek” has been a part of popular culture for nearly 50 years now, so it was inevitable that many of the popular lines from the show would work their…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 24, 2013 - 10:00 am

J.J. Abrams Shares Benedict Cumberbatch’s Deleted Shower Scene From “Star Trek Into Darkness”

Much fuss has been made about the lack of female representation in the new movie “Star Trek Into Darkness.” While I adored the movie — and Winona and I both…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 23, 2013 - 4:20 pm
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