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Michigan’s Self Defense Law: Section 780.972 and 780.591 – Balloon Juice

Since John posted about the Home Depot Defender earlier, I figured I’d go ahead and check and see what, exactly, the Michigan legislature has to say …

Self Defense

Awesome Coffee Gear, Part 2 — Tools and Toys

Nearly a year ago, around the time of our big relaunch, we published the updated version of our guide to awesome coffee gear.<p>We still stand by that …

Star Trek Enterprise Sushi Set

These are the sushi of the starship Enterprise<p>Uhura has a secret. It's nothing bad, but it's just nothing she's shared with her crewmembers. Uhura …

Fantastic Nightwing-Inspired Web-Series: GRAYSON: EARTH ONE

Will The Vulcan Salute Live Long And Prosper? The Rush To Lock Up 'Cultural Expression'

What does Leonard Nimoy's "Vulcan salute" have to do with European newspaper headlines? They both might one day be regulated by new international …

This is Star Trek Online's Leonard Nimoy memorial

Leonard Nimoy's passing last week brought with it a wave of mourning and admiration that we're still feeling today. Video gamedeveloper Cryptic Studios felt the loss keenly, since Nimoy voiced Spock in the company's MMORPG <i>Star Trek Online</i>. To honor Nimoy, the team announced that they would build a …

Westboro Baptists Beam Down To Wrong Coordinates, Miss Spock’s Funeral

While Vulcans would never stoop to the human emotional response of laughter, we know that Spock would wryly raise an eyebrow in appreciation of the …

Nimoy and Spock: Reflections and Farewells

<i>As most people reading this are probably aware, Leonard Nimoy died last Friday, 27 February 2015. Obituaries have noted the breadth of his artistic</i> …

Sci-Fi Video Games Pay Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

Following the passing of Leonard Nimoy last week, space games like <i>Star Trek Online, Elite: Dangerous,</i> and <i>Star Citizen</i> all have heart-warming plans to …

MP3 DOWNLOAD: Star Trek - A Tribute

Official Post from Acoustic Labs: Please enjoy this single release of my Star Trek arrangement. Thank you for coming and listening, all!

Leonard Nimoy: George Takei, Patrick Stewart pay tribute to the 'Star Trek' actor

Following the death of Nimoy, who portrayed Spock in the original 'Star Trek' TV series and movies, co-stars such as William Shatner and Zachary …

Leonard Nimoy’s Letter to All of Us

Growing up biracial, I loved Mr. Spock. Now I understand why.<p>I remember vividly the first time that I came across Leonard Nimoy’s 1968 letter to a …

George R.R. Martin donates first edition copy of The Hobbit to Texas A&M

Just the other day, Texas A&M University acquired the five millionth book for its library collection. The book in question — donated by George R. R. …

George R.R. Martin

Leonard Nimoy: Inside His Touching Funeral

As fans around the world mourned Leonard Nimoy‘s death, the <i>Star Trek</i> legend’s family, friends and former costars gathered to celebrate his life …

Leonard Nimoy

Live long and prosperous: Canadians pay tribute to Spock with $5 bill

From the Vulcan salute by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station to the pancake artist who created a batter likeness of Mr. Spock, the tributes to the late Leonard Nimoy have been touching and creative.<p>Canadians have gone as far as putting Mr. Spock on the $5 bill though the Bank of …

Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy And Why Space Needs Real Spocks

Maybe it was those Vulcan ears. But news of Leonard Nimoy’s passing automatically triggered memories of the 83 year-old actor’s most celebrated role as Mr. Spock — both the Starship Enterprise’s first officer and science officer.<p>Try as he might to break free of being typecast as the dispassionate …

Science Fiction

William Shatner feels 'awful' about missing Leonard Nimoy's funeral

There’s a place Capt. James T. Kirk will not boldly go: To the funeral of his trusted science officer, Mr. Spock.<p>William Shatner said he can’t make the Sunday service in California for “Star Trek” co-star Leonard Nimoy, who played the half-human, half-Vulcan officer on the USS Enterprise.<p>“I am …

Science Fiction

Leonard Nimoy hand greeting: The Jewish explanation behind "live long and prosper."

Leonard Nimoy, who passed away Friday, sat down with the Wexler Oral History Project last year, his impressive Yiddish skills on full display. In the …

The best sendoff to Spock came from the International Space Station

On Saturday, NASA astronaut Terry Virts, who is currently aboard the International Space Station, marked the passing of Leonard Nimoy with a Vulcan salute … delivered from the final frontier, and sent over Twitter.<p>As Kyle Hill writes at Nerdist, NASA has long known the power of Star Trek in …

Leonard Nimoy: Mr. Spock is my IT hero. How about you?

For Jason Perlow, and millions of young TV viewers, Nimoy's portrayal of Star Trek's Mr. Spock was an inspiration to enter the fields of science and …

Canadians 'Spock' their $5 bills to honor Leonard Nimoy

The world grieved on Friday upon hearing that beloved actor Leonard Nimoy, most famous for playing Spock on <i>Star Trek</i>, had died.<p>Many took to social …

Leonard Nimoy Funeral: Westboro Baptist Church Cancels Protest Plans, Can’t Find Where Funeral Will Be Held

The Westboro Baptist Church had announced plans to picket the funeral of Leonard Nimoy, but now the hate-filled church has been thwarted by funeral …

Leonard Nimoy, Actor, Artist, Collector, and Patron, Dies at 83

Leonard Nimoy giving the Vulcan Salute at the Phoenix Comicon in Phoenix, Arizona.<p>COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS<p>Leonard Nimoy, the actor who portrayed …

Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner to reunite as Spock and Kirk in 'Star Trek 3'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner could reunite on the big screen for the first time since 1991's <i>Star Trek VI: The</i> …

6 Stunning Leadership Lessons We Learned from Mr. Spock

• shares<p><i>Forget laser pistols and phaser beams, your mind is your greatest asset for success.</i><p>—<p>I grew up watching Star Trek on Saturday mornings with my …

Kate Mulgrew Remembers Leonard Nimoy

Kate Mulgrew, <i>Star Trek: Voyager</i>'s Captain Janeway, has joined the long line of <i>Trek</i> luminaries to pay tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy. She posted a …

13 Pearls Of Spock's Logical Wisdom

Leonard Nimoy may have left us, but his most famous character's wisdom will always be with us.<p>Nimoy played many characters in a career that spanned …

Science Fiction

William Shatner May Have Flown Back To Los Angeles In Time For Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral

<b>UPDATE:</b> Sadly, TMZ reports Nimoy’s funeral was held at 9 a.m. in California. Shatner’s flight was still in the air at the time, so he didn’t make it back in time.<p>Yesterday, William Shatner took to Twitter to express dismay at his inability to attend Leonard Nimoy’s funeral in Los Angeles. The …

Leonard Nimoy Will Have A Digital Memorial In ‘Star Trek Online’

There’s no arguing that Leonard Nimoy made a huge impact on the pop culture world with his iconic portrayal of <i>Star Trek</i>‘s Mr. Spock. Since his passing, Trekkies near and far have been honoring the actor in a variety of ways. According to The Verge, the creators of <i>Star Trek Online</i> will be paying …