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  1. TGIM: The Essential Podcast for Ambitious EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pixelsoup

    ... Time? Find out the essential first step to a creating a successful business that almost every entrepreneur misses. Star Trek + Rob Ford + High Tech Bras = Killer Crowdfunding: What do Star Trek's Mr. Sulu, crack-smoking mayor Rob Ford, and bras have ...

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  2. Star Trek ComputingRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Computational Complexity

    In the wake of Leonard Nimoy's death last February, I decided to rewatch the entire original Star Trek series, all 79 episodes. I had watched them each many times over in high school in the 70's, though the local station removed a scene or two from each episode to add commercial time and I often missed the opening segment because I didn't get home from school in time.

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  3. Review: 'Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage' a musical tribute that exceeds expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Morning Call

    'Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage' brings five decades of 'Star Trek' to concert halls for the first time. The tour stopped at Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading on Feb. 5 and comes to the Tower Theater in Upper Darby on Feb. 12. It is produced by CineConcerts, known for its popular live projection and symphonic concert experiences.

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  4. Star Trek: the Ultimate Voyage Docks in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gene Roddenberry had a bold vision in 1964 when he pitched Star Trek to NBC as a " Wagon Train to the Stars." The first episode aired on Sept.

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  5. Starship Enterprise in the shop for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Day

    ... Enterprise is a venerable ship - launched in 1964 in a Burbank, Calif., prop maker's shop for the original Star Trek television series. It's also a piece of history, along with the Wright Brothers' “Flyer” and Charles Lindbergh's ...

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  6. Chamber opera spoofs "the final frontier"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MySanAntonio.com

    Pacific Opera Project in Los Angeles staged a "Star Trek"-themed production of Mozart's "Abduction from the Seraglio" in 2015. San Antonio's Opera Piccola is taking on the piece.

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  7. Starship Enterprise is in the shop for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    ... Enterprise is a venerable ship - launched in 1964 in a Burbank, Calif., prop maker's shop for the original Star Trek television series. It's also a piece of history, along with the Wright Brothers' 'Flyer' and Charles Lindbergh's 'Spirit of St. ...

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  8. Holy Batman! Adam West guest stars on 'Big Bang Theory'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Lake Country Sun

    ... Bob Newhart, Katee Sackhoff and Stephen Hawking, as well as cool George Takei and Leonard Nimoy from the original "Star Trek" TV series. Susan Sarandon, Piers Morgan and everyone else on Twitter is in uproar over his fit over her cleavage-revealing ...

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  9. Twitter's stalled user growth is the hurdle its stock can't overcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | USA Today

    ... cull the accounts I follow, there was only one: that of actor Leonard Nimoy, who played the character "Spock" on Star Trek TV series and movies and who also passed away last year. Nimoy's last tweet pointed to a brief death notice written by his ...

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  10. William Shatner wants to return to 'Star Trek' as 'old Captain Kirk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Oregonian

    ... "an old Captain Kirk." (Shatner brought the classic sci-fi starship commander back from the dead after 1994's "Star Trek: Generations" in a series of books he co-authored.) "When we finished our movies - the six movies I made - we were putting Kirk ...

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  11. 6-inch Mr. Spock looks so much like Leonard Nimoy it's scaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mashable

    Without the original Star Trek television series, which first aired almost 50 years ago, there would be no "Next Generation," no "original cast movies," Next Generation films and certainly no J.J. Abrams reboot. It's why, for a certain generation, the nostalgia remains and, this year especially, every new franchise product is treated like a precious gift.

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  12. More children than adults can figure out which way this school bus is goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mashable

    ... sense and logic. Where are the doors? Is this some sort of futuristic bus where people are beamed inside a la Star Trek ? Of course not. Simple logic will tell you that the doors are on the other side of the bus. Mr. Spock would be pleased. Now ...

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  13. William Shatner Is Ready to Return to 'Star Trek' as an Aged Captain KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hollywood Reporter

    Rumors about William Shatner returning to the 23rd Century in this summer's Star Trek Beyond may have turned out to be false , but the actor is more than willing to reprise his role as the captain of the USS Enterprise in a future incarnation of the franchise if the story is worthwhile, he's revealed. Talking to The Hollywood Reporter 's Scott Feinberg on the latest episode of the Awards Chatter podcast, Shatner said that even his fictional death in 1994's Star Trek: Generations couldn't keep him from coming back if a good idea presented itself.

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  14. William Shatner at Foxwoods for an evening of storytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News Times

    ... fees. 800-369-9663, foxwoods.com He is best known for his portrayal of USS Enterprise Capt. James T. Kirk in the "Star Trek" franchise. A two-time Emmy Award winner, Shatner also stared in " T.J. Hooker " and hosted "Rescue 911," for which he won a ...

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  15. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast - William ShatnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    The 84-year-old legend muses about the possibility of reinhabiting Capt. Kirk , Harrison Ford's return to 'Star Wars' , his seances with DeForest Kelley and his feud with George Takei as 'Star Trek' turns 50. "This really isn't the 50th anniversary," William Shatner deadpans as we sit down in his Studio City office to record an interview commemorating the 50th anniversary of the airing of the first episode of Star Trek , the cult TV series-turned-blockbuster film franchise.

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  16. Red Bank: he's Live, JimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Red Bank Green

    ... storytelling, star-kissed commentary and stand-up philosophy spawned from Shatner's many on-stage appearances at Star Trek and sci-fi conventions (a circuit that he memorably lampooned in a 1986 SNL sketch ). Come to think of it, the exposure to ...

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  17. McKinney: Quick HitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Thomasville Times

    A few points to ponder while weighing the pros and cons of buying that Valentine's Day candy 10 days early: Fans of the classic "Star Trek" TV series know that a running joke on the show featured Chekov, a crew member of Russian descent, claiming that someone in his nation's history invented or developed something of importance, only to have Mr. Spock correct him and give the credit to a person of American, British or some other Western-bloc ancestry. The Cold War may seem like a distant memory now, but not so long ago, it was a major part of everyday life.

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  18. A star's trek: William Shatner brings show to FoxwoodsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Day

    William Shatner performs at The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. You know William Shatner, of course, for his signature TV roles: Captain Kirk on "Star Trek," cop T.J. Hooker on "T.J. Hooker" and lawyer Denny Crane on "The Practice" and "Boston Legal."

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  19. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Feb. 3, 2016. Credit: Melis Productions. Shatner's World: The One Man Show : The actor who originated the role of Star Trek's Captain James T. Kirk is known as much for his unique persona as for his extensive body of work. His show takes the ...

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  20. Before Gordon Gekko There Was Star TrekRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2013 | Examiner.com

    Before Ayn Rand became a household name or Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko in the movie, Wall Street, captivated the masses with his "greed is good" ideals, a license to callously cheat and exploit, we believed in the progressive values of Star Trek . Remember, in Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan when Spock's dying words to Kirk were "the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few."

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