It was on this day 55 years ago, in 1966, “Star Trek” premiered on TV – starring William Shatner and the late, great Leonard Nimoy!
That’s why today – September 8th – is known as “Star Trek Day.”
If you’ve listened to the Mad Rock Morning Show for any time, you probably already know I absolutely LOVE Star Trek…
Yep, I’m a TREKKIE!
I mean, my daughter, Rudi, even DREW me a Star Trek themed Birthday present in 2020. Check out her artistic talents…including the gratuitous Tribble hanging out on my shoulder…below:
Paramount+ is doing a special Star Trek Day LIVE STREAM this afternoon (starts around 7pm Central) – with panels, Q&A’s and more. You can watch it LIVE on YouTube or right here:
I’ve been to lots of conventions over the years, just to get an opportunity to meet, get photos with and get autographs from cast members of several of the Star Trek shows – Star Trek TOS (The Original Series), Star Trek: TNG (The Next Generation), Star Trek: DS9 (Deep Space 9), etc.
Here are some of those pics:
Speaking of LIVE STREAMS – here’s a special LIVE STREAM I did in honor of Star Trek Day 2021.
LIVE LONG & PROSPER!