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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #8: The USS Enterprise

While Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock, and  rest of their valiant crew members are all noteworthy characters, there is an eighth character in the series of equal if not greater importance. One who never got its name in the credits but … Continue reading

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HUMOR: 2016 US Presidential Election Write-in Candidate Options

Yes, it’s that time again. A presidential election year in the Good ol’ US of A! For those of you unaware ( doubtful, but if it were possible, oh how I’d envy you), this year has been perhaps the most … Continue reading

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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #7: Mr. Sulu

It has been well noted by many fans and scholars of the series Star Trek, that while Scotty, Chekov, and Uhura were certainly popular and iconic characters, they really weren’t as well developed in comparison to the series “Power Trio” … Continue reading

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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #6: Ensign Pavel Chekov

One constant in the sci-fi /fantasy fan bases is that while these stories may be created by adults, and heavily feature adults in lead roles, they appeal greatly to younger audience members and readers. It is for this reason that … Continue reading

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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #4: Scotty

While prototypes for Kirk, Spock, and Bones existed in the earliest notes for Roddenberry’s original Star Trek pitch, one of the shows other iconic characters almost didn’t exist. This character is Montgomery Scott, better known as “Scotty.”Almost everyone in Western … Continue reading

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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #3: Dr. Leonard H. “Bones” McCoy

Despite how iconic his catch phrase was, Dr. Leonard McCoy, more commonly called “Bones” by his friends only said “I’m a doctor not a ( insert impossible task here)”a total of eleven times over the course of the original series, … Continue reading

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These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #2: Spock

It’s hard to imagine Star Trek without one of its most iconic characters, but there was almost a time when Mr. Spock was destined for the dust bin of television. When NBC requested that Gene Roddenberry reshoot the pilot among … Continue reading

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