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  1. Your fascinating personal brandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 |

    Known for playing Mr. Spock in the original 'Star Trek' television series and feature films, legendary actor Leonard Nimoy has died at age 83. This past week marked the passing of an actor who played an enduring character in our collective psyche: Leonard Nimoy alias "Mr. Spock" from the Star Trek TV series and movies. Nimoy himself started acting early at age 8 and was featured in several 1950's shows such as "The Silent Service," "Broken Arrow" and "Dragnet."


  2. Harve Bennett dies at 84; TV producer rescued 'Star Trek' film franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    In the wake of the first "Star Trek" movie in 1979, producer Harve Bennett, who had a solid track record in TV with hits like "The Mod Squad" and "The Six Million Dollar Man," was called into a meeting with top Paramount Studio executives to talk about developing the second film in the series. Asked what he thought of the first one, Bennett - never short of chutzpah - told the execs, "I thought it was boring."


  3. Will machines take over? Here's how to profit from it - just in caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | MoneyWeek

    There's an episode of Star Trek where Captain Kirk is replaced as captain of the Enterprise by the 'M5', a supercomputer. He's none too keen on the idea, and wonders aloud: "Am I afraid of losing my job to that computer?" Last week, Forbes magazine released a list of five jobs that have already gone to robots.


  4. The Big Bang Theory pays tribute to hero...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | NBC Action News

    The cast and crew of THE BIG BANG THEORY paid tribute to their idol LEONARD NIMOY during Thursday night's broadcast. The Star Trek legend, who died last week at the age of 83, was often referenced by nerdy characters in the hit TV show, and even provided his voice for an episode in 2012.


  5. 'Big Bang Theory' pays tribute to Leonard Nimoy: Impact was 'everlasting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Fox News

    ... vanity card, the producer posted a brief message underneath a black-and-white portrait of Nimoy. Nimoy's "Star Trek" character, Mr. Spock, was the crA me de la crA me of the geek icons "Big Bang's" character Sheldon Cooper (Jim Parsons) worshipped. ...


  6. Leonard Nimoy: Here's how 'The Big Bang Theory' remembered the 'Star Trek' actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Those behind the scenes at the popular CBS sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" recently paid tribute to deceased " Star Trek " star Leonard Nimoy during the newest episode of the show. A "vanity card" often appears after each episode and "Theory" creator Chuck Lorre shares his thoughts on a certain subject using this medium.


  7. Antionette Kerr: Nimoya s legacy lives on in a Star TrekaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Moving tributes to the lifelong voyage of director, poet and famous “Star Trek” actor Leonard Simon Nimoy are flooding our newsfeeds. His persona, Spock, reminds me of why I became a Trekkie long before being “geeky” was cool.


  8. Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died. Nimoy's son, Adam Nimoy, said the actor died Friday of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at his Los Angeles home.


  9. I Don't Love Spock Matthew Continetti 6 hours ago "I loved Spock,"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | National Review Online

    Why? Because Spock reminds him of himself. The galaxy's most famous Vulcan, the president wrote, was "Cool, logical, big-eared, and level headed, the center of Star Trek 's optimistic, inclusive vision of humanity's future."


  10. 'Big Bang Theory' and Leonard Nemoy: A mutual admiration society that continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 |

    Leonard Nimoy was beloved by geeks, including the character of Sheldon Cooper on the hit CBS show "The Big Bang Theory." The series paid tribute Thursday night to the "Star Trek" star, who died Friday at the age of 83. At the end of the episode, a... "The Big Bang Theory " is one great big greek fest so when Leonard Nimoy passed away, the cast's characters not surprisingly paid tribute to Mr. Spock.


  11. Famed 'Star Trek' producer Harve Bennett dies in MedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    An iconic Hollywood producer behind four "Star Trek" films and several classic science fiction television hits such as "The Six Million Dollar Man" died in Medford last week after living in the Rogue Valley for about six years. Harve Bennett, who produced the Star Trek films "The Wrath of Khan," "The Search For Spock," "The Voyage Home" and "The Final Frontier," died Feb. 25 while at Providence Medford Medical Center, according to Emergency Communications of Southern Oregon.


  12. Kitchen Table Kibitzing: 3/6/15 - Spock and OthernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Tara the Antisocial Social Worker wrote a marvelous diary for Top Comments two nights ago, with musings on the original Star Trek and Spock, perhaps the series' signature character. Leonard Nimoy's fine character has provoked as much thought, perhaps, as any fictional character ever has.


  13. Col. Dean Hess dies at 97; helped rescue Korean War orphansRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... island, according to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Known as the half-alien, half-human Mr. Spock of "Star Trek," Nimoy was a cultural touchstone and called by The Times "the most iconic alien since Superman." He also made his mark with ...


  14. George Takei to headline 2015 Tomodachi LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    Oh my! Actor, writer, activist, and witty social media king George Takei will be the guest speaker at the Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Washington's 7th Annual Tomodachi Luncheon. Takei is well known for his role as Sulu in the original television series 'Star Trek.'


  15. 3-6 The Movie Show w/Cinema Bob and Sandy BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... in this way. He ended up becoming a director of several films directed. Some the most successful. Of the Star Trek films of all time. Outside of him. Star Trek I mean he warns film director a fine art photographer. Very claimed that. Duel on stage ...


  16. RIP Leonard NimoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Sand Trap

    He passed this morning. Many of us went into science and engineering after being inspired by shows like Star Trek.


  17. Re: Backwards compatibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | EETimes

    ... impact my ability to create ... Like many of you, I was saddened to hear the news of Leonard Nimoy's death. His Star Trek character Mr. Spock was an inspiration to many of us who entered technical fields. Editorial Note: Excerpted from Unboxing ...


  18. 'Star Trek 3' To Begin Filming In Summer In VancoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | International Business Times

    "Star Trek 3" will begin filming in Vancouver this summer, according to a new report. Vancouver Film Studios and other locations in British Columbia, Canada are said to be the places where the movie will be filmed. 1 comment

  19. 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' Writer and Producer Maurice Hurley Dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    Maurice Hurley , a writer and producer for Star Trek: The Next Generation , died Tuesday, the series' executive producer, Rick Berman , announced. He was 75. "We lost one of Star Trek 's most talented minds," Berman said on Twitter .


  20. 3 Easy Steps to Change the Media's Views on War & TortureRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Pam's House Blend

    These days I'm like Mr. Spock in the dark, parallel universe of Star Trek. I see our leadership going down the wrong path regarding the use of war and torture.