Good day, Trek fans. I’d like to welcome you to “This Week in Trek”, a podcast and web site about one of the most prolific franchises in television and movie history – Star Trek. Each show, Darrell and I will talk about why Trek is so important to us, analyses of episodes, what it was [...]
George Takei’s FB feed is written by a comedian (partially)
‘Trek Nation’ Special Edition 2 DVD set Coming in July
200 items being auctioned off by a collector (items numbered 220-420) http://www.icollector.com/ScreenUsed-Summer-2013_as26841_p5
Brent Spiner as himself: Nickelodeon show Wendell & Vinnie “Swindle & Vinnie” will air Thursday at 8:30 ET/PT.
What do you want from a new tv starship design?
Star Trek The Wine
What’s your favorite / least favorite sound effect?
Star Trek in pop culture:
Kalan Johnson: Standup comedian Moshe Kasher: Live in Oakland
From Paul Fox: http://www.today.com/food/star-trek-beer-boldly-goes-where-no-brew-has-gone-6C10038820
Canada’s Delancey Direct to celebrate the centennial of Vulcan, Alberta
“Vulcan Ale is Episode One, a Klingon beer will be Episode Two, and a third beer yet to be announced will be Episode Three.”
Licensed from CBS.
Star Trek Into Darkness finally released in the US
Facebook campaign to get Enterprise season 5 on Netflix.
@TheDeniseCrosby now on Twitter!
The Astronomical Cost of Building the U.S.S. ENTERPRISE
The TOS Galileo Shuttle’s retirement home post-restoration is going to be at NASA in Houston TX.
Will be at @SpaceCityCon in August. http://www.space.com/21003-star-trek-galileo-shuttlecraft-museum.html
ENTERPRISE Season 2 coming to Blu-ray August 20 in the US/Canada, August 19 in the UK, August 21 in Australia
Star Trek Into Darkness soundtrack on iTunes
www.AreYouThe1701.com: Darrell and Mike win with #The1701!
Darrell knows the entire movie front to back (spoilerama!)
Atom-sized Star Trek logos
STID soundtrack available for preorder. ON. VINYL.
startrek.com offering email addresses for $15/yr
Star Trek Into Darkness Gets “Action Movie FX” App
www.AreYouThe1701.com: Post an Instagram or Vine to Twitter with #The1701 inspired by Star Trek or the future. Go back to www.AreYouThe1701.com to complete your sign up. Will you be one of the chosen few?
Spoilers abound. To see or not to see?
TNG: Redemption parts 1 & 2 & season 4 preorder on Blu-Ray July 30.
Lots and lots of clips
Into Darkness has premiered in Australia. Opens May 9 there.
Rotten Tomatoes: “A good percentage of its 145 minutes is spent in subterranean near-darkness.”
Spoiler-free review http://www.reddit.com/r/startrek/comments/1cxu09/
BoBW this Thursday
New trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness!
Music clip from the concert in Switzerland
Original phaser prop sells for $231,000. http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/06/showbiz/star-trek-rifle-auction/index.html
What’s your favorite prop?
Star Trek in pop culture:
Boomerang, 1992 Eddie Murphy. He and his girlfriend are snuggled up on the couch watching Star Trek.