Silly Texas man who likes Star Trek, Batman, Doctor Who, Star Wars, and 50s schlock. I'm also a big fan of Bettie Page, Elvis, old Hollywood glamour, and most retro. I'm easily distracted by bright shiny things. Or boobs. Or bright shiny boobs.

 

inceptingdestiel:

Fangirl Challenge: [6/10] TV Shows → Star Trek
"Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. It’s five year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before."

spicyshimmy:

anticlockwisepropeller:

spicyshimmy:

spicyshimmy:

that guy you just called a nerd? well it’s captain james kirk and you’re right he’s a huge freakin nerd

that ship you just called a glorified garbage scow? don’t you think you’d better…………..

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rephrase that?

You’re right! I should! I didn’t mean to say that the Enterprise should be hauling garbage……………

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I meant to say that it should be hauled away as garbage!

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intergalacticexplorer:

What if TOS had 900% more central female characters?

(Since I don’t want to stretch your dashboards any more than I have already, I’ve written some thoughts about the characters and the process that went into making the graphics under the cut.)

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indigobluerose:

So at one point Captain Kirk has to send the current navigator off to do something in another part of the ship and he says, “Lieutenant Uhura, take over navigation,” and she just does and it is no big thing.  So to anyone out there who ever said that Uhura was only a glorified phone operator, SHE CAN TOTALLY FLY THE SHIP SO THERE.
(image from TrekCore)

indigobluerose:

So at one point Captain Kirk has to send the current navigator off to do something in another part of the ship and he says, “Lieutenant Uhura, take over navigation,” and she just does and it is no big thing.  So to anyone out there who ever said that Uhura was only a glorified phone operator, SHE CAN TOTALLY FLY THE SHIP SO THERE.

(image from TrekCore)

classictrek:

Various publicity photos featuring Leonard Nimoy as Spock, ranging from “The Cage” to Star Trek V: The Final Frontier.