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Joseph Ruskin, ‘Star Trek’ Actor, Union Activist, Dies At 89

Joseph Ruskin in Star Trek

Joseph Ruskin, a veteran Hollywood character actor perhaps best known for his appearances on several different series in the Star Trek franchise, has passed away of natural causes at age 89, the film and television actor’s union SAG-AFTRA announced earlier this week. Born Joseph Schlafman in Haverhill, Massachusetts on April 14, 1924, Ruskin died Saturday… Read more »

High-Tech Inventions We Want From Popular Media

High-tech inventions from popular media we'd like to see

Some high-tech inventions we’ve seen in movies, video games, and TV shows would be extremely useful these days if we could make them work. You know the deal. You watched something cool and witnessed an invention of sorts that could easily turn an aspect of your life around if it actually existed. Here is a… Read more »

‘Star Trek’ Crew Reacts To Miley Cyrus At VMAs [Video]

'Star Trek' crew reacts to Miley Cyrus at the VMAs

The Star Trek crew reacts to Miley Cyrus at the VMAs in a new YouTube video above. As we’re sure you are aware, Miley Cyrus made a spectacle of herself at the VMAs when she dry-humped a foam finger and then proceeded to twerk against Robin Thicke on stage. Nearly everybody on the internet has… Read more »

George Takei: Chicken Dance To Be World’s Largest, ‘Star Trek’ Star To Lead

George Takei

George Takei is leading the World’s Largest Chicken Dance in Cincinnati this year. The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber announced the pick for the city’s Oktoberfest Zinzinnati German-themed festival on Monday. The original Star Trek Mr. Sulu will perform the dance on Saturday, September 21 at 4 PM. Chamber vice-president Pat Sheeran told that George… Read more »

William Shatner Blasts IRS ‘Star Trek’ Parody

William Shatner blasts IRS Star Trek Parody

William Shatner, a.k.a. Captain Kirk, said today on Twitter that he was appalled by the IRS Star Trek parody video and called the production an “utter waste of taxpayer dollars.” Shatner made his feelings known about the US tax-collecting agency on Twitter early this morning. He also separately tweeted a happy birthday to his Star… Read more »