Tag: spock

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Ol’ man McVey & ol’ man Arahant put me on to a head-scratcher in a separate literary discussion. We were thinking about the Kirk-Spock type of relationship. One of’em’s intelligent but lacks daring, the other one seems more than capable of making terrible decisions. There’s a lot to think about there, from American love of nature […]

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nimoyYou can imagine James Doohan sitting in heaven, having a wee dram, and raising his head when he suddenly hears something. Everyone else is announced with bells, you know. This is a high, familiar white. DeForest Kelley rolls his eyes.

“Pointy-eared hobgoblin made it,” he says.

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Leonard Nimoy died today at age 83. Spock was easily my favorite character from the original series, and his role in Wrath of Khan stands out as my favorite of his performances.  It’s rather funny, though, as Nimoy once published a book I Am Not Spock, only to reconsider and publish, some 20 years later, […]

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