Happy Spocktober!

Ok, so I know it’s already a few days into the month…and I only just discovered that Spocktober was an actual thing (me: “Ha! Spocktober! That’s clever, I wonder if anyone else has thought of that. *google search* …Yes. Yes, everyone has thought of that.”), but I thought in celebration I would do some moreContinue reading “Happy Spocktober!”

When Starship Captains Tweet (and other Internet adventures)

Disclaimer: I never wanted to write a blog post about Twitter. It just kind of happened, after I realized there were some real “tweet gems” out there, many of which come from my favorite famous people. End disclaimer. Sometimes (read: most of the time) I feel like the Internet is just one big timesuck. People are spending allContinue reading “When Starship Captains Tweet (and other Internet adventures)”

Happy birthday, Bones!

Sometimes Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner’s tweets are incredibly silly (well, mostly Shatner’s)…but today among the silliness they also paid tribute to DeForest Kelley, which I thought was sweet. . LONG LIVE THE TRIUMVIRATE! . . . . DeForest Kelley was the rare kind of celebrity who was shy, attention-averse, owned a pet turtle, wroteContinue reading “Happy birthday, Bones!”

On self-restraint (and Star Trek movies)

There came a point a few weeks ago when Alex and I decided that we were wasting our lives away on the Internet. I think it came about on a Saturday night, after realizing we’d spent the latter half of the day on Reddit/YouTube/Tumblr/etc., without even stepping foot outside. Normally I’m ok with nights likeContinue reading “On self-restraint (and Star Trek movies)”