Seth MacFarlane on Gene Roddenberry: Hall of Fame 2010
"Now how many science fiction franchises are so well-founded that they could tell a purely character based story with no pyrotechnics. Gene knew Star Trek was not about the space battles the special effects, the action - anybody could do that. It was about the people, and the ideas. Some of the best star trek installments looked like they cost a nickel. They did comedy beautifully - maybe you'd remember Leonard Nimoy got the job directing "Three Men And A Baby" because of Star Trek V. Also not to be undervalued is that Gene's shows took science seriously and as a result Roddenberry left his mark on generations of scientist, physicians and astronauts who credit star trek as the reason they entered their professions. Roddenberry's vision of the future literally shaped our presen" (x)
(Source: science-officer-spock, via jelff)
There have been calls to officially organize this. LET’S DO IT.
We need to find a date to get #stoporci2014 trending on twitter, but first we need to collect all the tumblr/twitter accounts that want to do this.
One person obviously can’t…
you’re only a true star trek fan if you like star trek in any capacity, or if you’re a ventilation unit on a star trek set. sorry i dont make the rules
look me straight in the eye and tell me kirk wasnt goin in for a smooch
Get a room, gentlemen.
does that grabbing motion
look familiar to anyone else?
kirk’s signature grab and kiss, perhaps?
in conclusion: kirk was going for a kiss. no question about it.
(Source: gyuki, via museaway)
stuffimgoingtohellfor said: John knew--in an abstract sort of way--that Dorian had had a partner before him, but that didn't mean he had to like it, especially when the idea went from the abstract to the concrete.
He wasn’t jealous. Dorian was a DRN. DRNs had been designed to serve with humans. It’s not like Dorian came off the production line and was immediately put into storage to wait until John Kennex woke up from a coma and smashed an MX.
Of course Dorian had a partner before. John had had a partner before, so why did it make him frown to see a picture of Dorian at a crime scene with another detective? The date read December 12, 2043, just a month before Dorian was decommissioned. John sighed and waved his hand to close the file.
What the hell were they putting in the coffee lately?