Tag Archives: Star Trek

LeVar Burton Jeopardy Update – WBTV April 23, 2021

I saw a notice LeVar Burton’s petition won him the chance to appear as a Jeopardy host – LeVar Burton to join “Jeopardy!” as a guest host after successful fan petition: https://www.wbtv.com/2021/04/23/levar-burton-join-jeopardy-guest-host-after-successful-fan-petition/. Longer article, but glad to see LeVar is … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers | Tagged | Leave a comment

LeVar Burton wants Jeopardy producers to know he’s the best person to host – EW April 9, 2021

I saw this today on EW – LeVar Burton wants Jeopardy producers to know he’s the best person to host: https://ew.com/tv/levar-burton-jeopardy-host-interview/. Much longer interview. Looks like a petition to make Levar Burton the new host of Jeopardy has over 200,000 votes. By Tyler … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers | Tagged | 1 Comment

Will they NEVER learn? TikTok user is slammed for spraying Gorilla Glue on her hair after Louisiana mom went viral for using the adhesive as hairspray – as users accuse the latest victim of staging ‘copy cat’ stunt to gain fame New York Post – Weirdness Wednesdays February 17, 2021

I saw this recently – Will they NEVER learn? TikTok user is slammed for spraying Gorilla Glue on her hair after Louisiana mom went viral for using the adhesive as hairspray – as users accuse the latest victim of staging … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers, Social Media | Tagged , | 3 Comments

How the ashes of Star Trek’s Scotty were secretly smuggled onto the International Space Station – Weirdness Wednesdays February 10, 2021

I saw this recently – How the ashes of Star Trek’s Scotty were secretly smuggled onto the International Space Station SyFy – https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/ashes-star-trek-scotty-smuggled-international-space-station. It’s a longer article, but here’s enough to give you some basic information. After years of playing … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers, Social Media | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Update to Interlude Star Trek Fan Fiction GoFundMe – July 20, 2020

My last update on this project was September 13, 2019 – Update to Interlude Star Trek Fan Fiction GoFundMe – September 13, 2019. It’s fully funded with a little extra. I saw an e-mail update this morning. Original post And … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers, Crowdfunding | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Possible New Handshake Replacement Options – June 3, 2020

Surprisingly, one was first suggested several times in early March, that was the Vulcan greeting – https://www.cnet.com/news/spocks-vulcan-salute-should-replace-handshakes-in-coronavirus-era/ (March 8, 2020). It has gained more traction since first being suggested: https://www.newsweek.com/live-long-prosper-vulcan-salute-spock-handshake-star-trek-coronavirus-leonard-nimoy-1508512 (June 3, 2020; Newsweek article, but referencing a suggestion by … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers | Tagged | Leave a comment

Newest Bundle of Holding – Star Trek Adventures – April 22, 2020

I received the email from Bundle of Holding 2 days ago  https://www.bundleofholding.com/presents/StarTrek. More information on the system can be found at Star Trek Adventures on Modiphius. From the company’s website, it’s based in London, United Kingdom. These are e-books/PDFs and not … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers, Gaming | Tagged , | 3 Comments

He’s Red Dead, Jim: How Likely Are Star Trek’s Red-Shirted Crew Members to Die? — Commonplace Fun Facts

It is widely accepted among fans of the original series of Star Trek that any crew member who beams down to a planet’s surface while wearing a red shirt is unlikely to return to the Enterprise alive. If you asked … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers | Tagged | Leave a comment

Exploring the Babylon 5 vs. Deep Space Nine Plagiarism Allegations — Plagiarism Today

1993 was a banner year for fans of space station-based science fiction. Not one but two prominent series got their start that year. The first, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, a continuation of the long-running Star Trek franchise. The second, … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers | Tagged | Leave a comment

Copyright and Fair Use – October 21, 2019

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

Posted in Bloggers, Social Media | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment