Tuesday, June 5, 2007

Beam me up Scotty

Star Trek actor James Doohan's ashes were shot into space April 28. Recently the ashes have returned to earth. This was an amazing tribute to the great Star Trek actor. The full article can be read below.

Scotty's 'beamed up'

WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, New Mexico (AP) -- A rocket payload that flew briefly into space with ashes of astronaut Gordon Cooper and "Star Trek" actor James Doohan was recovered Friday in the New Mexico mountains.
-Article by Associated Press

Lot of "trekkies" out there including me, grew up with the series and the movies. I even have an autographed card of James Doohan from a Star Trek Collectible Card Game.

Anyhow Rest in Peace Scotty! and thanks for the years of entertainment you brought us.

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