SparkPeople Star Trek Team Messageboard http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_individual.asp?gid=10042 Trekkies of the world unite to talk about their weight goals and their favorite TV show & movies. SparkPeople Star Trek Team Messageboard http://www.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/nav_logo_v3.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_individual.asp?gid=10042 I wish I had a replicator and a holodeck. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x58630148 If I could live onboard the Starship Enterprise, it seems like I would always be thin and healthy because: <BR> A. No excuses for not eating nutritious meals. I don't need to shop, cook, etc.... I simply need to ask the replicator (or Neelix) to make my favorite meals using the most nutritious ingredients. <BR> B. The holodeck is the most perfect gym! I could climb mountains in Austria one day and run a marathon in France the next. I could even conjure up a hot fitness coach. <BR> <BR>... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:16:58 EST STNG Quiz http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x58437262 <link>www.buzzfeed.com/adambvary/worf-troi<BR>-looks-star-trek-the-next-generation-quiz </link> <BR> <BR> http://www.buzzfeed.com/adambvary/worf-t<BR>roi-looks-star-trek-the-next-generatio<BR>n-quiz <BR> <BR> Lately it seems that when I place a link, it doesn't work. So if not, just copy and paste. <BR> <BR> Worf And Troi Try To Identify Their Looks From "Star Trek: The Next Generation" Sat, 5 Jul 2014 13:54:01 EST Hello! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x58374244 I am fairly new to Spark People... But not new to Star Trek! I have seen all 5 of the major series, plus the animated series and most new fan films. I love them! One of my weight loss goals is to fit back into my Starfleet uniforms so I can continue dressing up at Star Trek conventions. Such great fun. <em>26</em> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 13:23:34 EST Carl McNair interview on StoryCorps http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x57586300 Found this interesting and inspirational. <BR> <link>storycorps.org/listen/carl-mcnair/ </link> <BR> <BR> TOS really was a blueprint for the future. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:16:06 EST Spock is Sick... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x56666292 Leonard Nimoy Reveals He Has Lung Disease, Warns Against Smoking <BR> <BR> <link>celebrity.yahoo.com/blogs/celeb-news<BR>/leonard-nimoy-reveals-he-has-copd--wa<BR>rns-against-smoking-223318587.html </link> <BR> <BR> Photo's on there. <BR> Thu, 6 Feb 2014 01:44:40 EST Saw this on YOUTUBE http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x55919693 <link>www.youtube.com/watch?v=i-zdMkOZTKs </link> Mon, 9 Dec 2013 10:26:23 EST Captain Kirk to command new Navy destroyer http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x55464248 <link>news.yahoo.com/captain-kirk-navy-des<BR>troyer-135551630.html;_ylt=AqBpMYGCdDx<BR>aw4V0FwXw7TgJVux_;_ylu=X3oDMTJhMzBiZDV<BR>vBG1pdANBVFQgMyBTdG9yeSBKdW1ib3Ryb24gS<BR>G9tZSBDYWNoZWQEcG9zAzI5BHNlYwNNZWRpYUF<BR>0dFdpZGdldHJvbkFzc2VtYmx5;_ylg=X3oDMTF<BR>kcW51ZGliBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc<BR>3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdANob21lBHB0A3BtaA--;_ylv=3 </link> <BR> <BR> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 14:22:18 EST Star Trek Command Center http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54941626 <link>finance.yahoo.com/news/heres-star-tr<BR>ek-command-center-125747517.html </link> <BR> <BR> Here's The 'Star Trek Command Center' That NSA Chief Keith Alexander Used To Woo Politicians Wed, 18 Sep 2013 03:00:21 EST STID on Blu Ray / DVD / Digital Copy -- Comments? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54936657 Hi All, <BR> <BR> Just started watching STID from my digital copy (in my iTunes) - got the whole package from walmart.com last Friday (Blu Ray / DVD / Digital copy) + the "villain" ship (which proudly sits on my desk!). I did see it 2x in the theaters, but I have always found that I pick up lots of subtleties when watching from the comforts of home (not to mention the ability to stop, start, etc!). <BR> <BR> So I'll be posting here from time to time some of those discoveries and subtleti... Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:00:20 EST Star Trek and Voyager 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54888628 NASA Quotes 'Star Trek' As Voyager 1 Enters the Interstellar Frontier (Video) <BR> <BR> <link>news.yahoo.com/nasa-quotes-star-trek<BR>-voyager-1-enters-interstellar-0912069<BR>18.html </link> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 11:41:26 EST Mars trip http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54865240 I heard they were taking applications for a one way trip to Mars---as much as I would like to so to outer space, one way? but I have a few students whose names should appear on it---LOL Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:17:12 EST William Shatner New Album http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54865115 <link>music.yahoo.com/news/q-william-shatn<BR>er-prog-rock-album-star-trek-140052297<BR>-rolling-stone.html </link> <BR> <BR> Q&A: William Shatner on His New Prog Rock Album and 'Star Trek' Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:04:58 EST Sept 8 TOS celebrated 47 year anniversary http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54847949 Did any of you do anything to celebrate? There was a special discount on items on StarTrek.com Tue, 10 Sep 2013 05:35:14 EST Patrick Stewart Marriage http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54840477 Patrick Stewart Got Married And His 'X-Men' Co-Star Ian McKellen Officiated <link>finance.yahoo.com/news/patrick-stewa<BR>rt-got-married-x-142000789.html </link> Mon, 9 Sep 2013 14:28:37 EST 8/19 - Gene Roddenberry's birthday http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54578063 Gene would have been 92 this year (2013). <BR> Orville Wright was also born on this date. <BR> Happy Birthday to a man who envisioned a better future for mankind! Mon, 19 Aug 2013 09:25:24 EST ST: BIG Difference between Blu Ray / regular DVD http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x54569154 Last evening I watched both Star Trek (2009 movie) and Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) on Blu Ray DVD, and I really did see a difference between Blu Ray and "regular" DVD (especially the 2009 movie). Well worth the upgrade if you get a chance. I took advantage of the deal at Best Buy a few months back when it cost me $5.00 to trade up to Blu Ray. My guess is that there may be more specials like that in the coming months (especially around next month when STID is released. Sun, 18 Aug 2013 14:59:09 EST startrek.com http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x53932419 Hi fellow Trekkies, <BR> <BR> A plug for startrek.com -- I've been watching TV episodes there lately, and have had particular enjoyment watching series premieres! Did DS9 and Voyager in the past few days, plan to watch Enterprise sometime this weekend. Right now I have one of my all time favorite TNG episodes on -- "Unification"! <BR> <BR> ENJOY!! Sat, 29 Jun 2013 09:17:13 EST Star Trek Sold Kirk's Phaser. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x52875065 "Star Trek" phaser fetches $231,000 at U.S. auction <BR> (Reuters) - Set phasers to sell - and sell big. <BR> Captain Kirk's "Star Trek" phaser gun from the second pilot of the wildly popular 1960s television series sold for a hefty $231,000 on Saturday in Los Angeles, Julien's Auctions said. <BR> The phaser, created at the request of "Star Trek" creator Gene Roddenberry for use by William Shatner, who played Kirk in the beloved sci-fi show, had been estimated to sell for about $50,000, but a... Mon, 8 Apr 2013 00:20:43 EST Star Trek - Video Game http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x52445252 <link>www.forbes.com/sites/danielnyegriffi<BR>ths/2013/03/07/star-trek-video-game-pr<BR>eview/?partner=yahootix </link> <BR> <BR> What do you think of this game? Fri, 8 Mar 2013 15:44:35 EST Pluto moon naming http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x52209534 <link>movies.yahoo.com/blogs/movie-talk/wi<BR>lliam-shatner-sways-pluto-moon-naming-<BR>vote-trekkie-174615597.html </link> <BR> If interested in pictures. <BR> <BR> William Shatner sways Pluto moon-naming vote with Trekkie power <BR> By Meriah Doty | Movie Talk – Tue, Feb 19, 2013 12:46 PM EST <BR> <BR> We've known for a while the level of William Shatner's influence in fictional outer space, but now the 81-year-old actor is using his star power to influence the real deal. <BR> The man ... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:19:00 EST New Star Trek Movie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x52209173 <link>movies.yahoo.com/blogs/movie-talk/ma<BR>ltz-jol-yichu-star-trek-darkness-beams<BR>-klingons-193939114.html </link> <BR> <BR> There is a video if you click on the link. <BR> <BR> <BR> ‘Maltz, jol yIchu!’ ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ beams up the Klingons <BR> By Bryan Enk | Movie Talk – 58 minutes ago <BR> <BR> Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine in 'Star Trek Into Darkness' (Photo: Paramount Pictures) <BR> Benedict Cumberbatch won't be the only one performing dastardly deeds in the "Star ... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:43:52 EST JJ Abrams now doing Star WARS movie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x51821987 Gene Roddenberry must be rolling over in his grave. <BR> Star Trek always had an optimistic view of the future. <BR> JJ isn't going to adhere to Trek lore, and I dread the future movies. <BR> I know a lot of people love both franchises, but for me, the first Star Wars Movie - A New Hope - is the ONLY one worth multiple watching, and George Lucas' prequels really turned me off. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 17:18:00 EST Favorite Episodes from Each Series http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x51646127 What is your favorite episode from each of the Star Trek series? For me it looks like this: <BR> <BR> ST--TOS: The City On The Edge Of Forever <BR> ST-TNG: The Inner Light <BR> ST-DS9: Trials and Tribble-ations <BR> ST-VOY: Both Caretaker episodes as they tell the whole story <BR> ST-ENT: Both Stormfront Episodes Mon, 14 Jan 2013 21:27:20 EST Got the remastered OS star trek series this week. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50824752 well, my research paper for vietnam war and film class had a drastic change. i was gonna talk about platoon and my lai massacre, but since the film and events are so far removed, i had to change it. <BR> <BR> she gave me something she'd love to read: the depiction of violence (i know, vague, but i gotta find my argument) in film and t.v. means i've gotta watch "the green berets" (ugh, but we watched it in class and that's one of our requirements), t.v. documentary footage of the vietnam wa... Wed, 14 Nov 2012 11:46:09 EST tv appearances http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x50809586 just saw criminal minds with jonathan frakes.... <BR> <BR> always fun to spot them in another reality.... Tue, 13 Nov 2012 09:51:25 EST Push that tush Star Trek blogs http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50410417 <em>345</em> <BR> http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public<BR>_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5097181 <BR> <BR> just in case you haven't seen it yet!!! <BR> There is a TNG version as well. <BR> <link>www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_jo<BR>urnal_individual.asp?blog_id=5097181 </link> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 06:42:32 EST Trek vs. Wars fight--what're your responses? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50289270 There's always that person who thinks Star Wars is the bomb and Trek sucks. Well, what's your response to those kinds of people? <BR> <BR> <BR> Mine has become this: "No matter how odd or 'bad' some of the films may have been, at least Star Trek writers never created Jar-Jar Binks." Sun, 7 Oct 2012 22:31:49 EST Revolution (TV Series) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50187399 With 8+ months to go before I get my next ST fix, decided to dive into JJ's latest TV series, Revolution, over the weekend. So far, so good! <BR> <BR> What is your reaction to this new series? Mon, 1 Oct 2012 09:56:52 EST Star Trek cover of Gangnam style by Psy - Klingons http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50181712 For those of us obsessed with the viral phenomenon of Psy, here is the definitive Star Trek version - VERY CREATIVE AND IN THE ORIGINAL KLINGON! LOL <BR> <BR> <link>www.youtube.com/watch?v=CayMeza487M&<BR>feature=my_favorites&list=FLroM_YZQCZZ<BR>Hw1HvUpkeieA </link> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 23:25:48 EST Star Trek Trivia Information http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50149239 I thought it would be nice to have a place to put bits and pieces of ST trivia that people may not know or would be interesting in some form. <BR> It can include any or all of the ST TV shows and spin offs (Voyager, Enterprise, DS9,etc), Movies, Actors, Props, scenery, locations, etc. Let it be anything that would be interesting. <BR> <BR> Something like what some of the props sold for at auctions. What was the highest price paid for a prop? Anything strange about where some of the "other pl... Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:29:33 EST Building a spaceship--in 29 days... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50131897 Granted its of the earthy-type material known as wood and whatnot, but i am definitely working on it. I'm about to go out there this morning and start my first day of work on it properly (had to get a plywood base last night and some more materials). <BR> <BR> Well, when it comes down to it, I'm gonna have some fun, whether it works well or not. If you have ideas, commentary, or wanna check my progress, take a look at my blog as it goes on. I have 29 days to get it done, and I wanna do my... Thu, 27 Sep 2012 11:39:38 EST USS Enterprise (carrier)--try to save or scrap? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x50076877 Well, I ended up talking with a friend of mine on Friday and found out she was trying to make sure the Enterprise doesn't end up as razor blades or something just as trite. <BR> <BR> She's anxious to try to salvage it in some capacity, and i'm eager to save any ship if possible. However, being a nuclear-powered ship with the nuclear mechanisms so entrenched in her design, they can't remove it without tearing the ship apart anyway (according to navy guys i work with). <BR> <BR> What would yo... Sun, 23 Sep 2012 23:11:34 EST Google http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x49831179 Make sure you look at, and click on and around today's Google Doodle Sat, 8 Sep 2012 16:26:15 EST Star Trek Sequel http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x49830010 Zachary Quinto Says 'Star Trek' Sequel Will be 'Bigger, Bolder' <BR> Published: September 05, 2012 @ 2:13 pm <BR> <BR> If you thought the last "Star Trek" was a dazzling trip across the cosmos, Zachary Quinto promises that the upcoming sequel to the 2009 hit will be an even more epic experience. <BR> <BR> "It was bigger," Quinto said at TheWrap's inaugural Short Film Festival on Tuesday night. "It was bolder, I think, than the first one, and that was pretty big and bold from my stand point.... Sat, 8 Sep 2012 14:31:02 EST NASA lands Curiosity on Mars! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x49327347 Watched the landing and first pictures from the surface! <BR> <link>www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/build<BR>ing_curiosity.html </link> <BR> <BR> Enjoy! Mon, 6 Aug 2012 01:38:34 EST Anyone going to Star Trek London in October 2012? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x49319319 Just found out 5 captains will be at the convention - wishing I could go... <BR> I have loved watching the Olympics - have a new appreciation for how the Brits can party! <BR> Sun, 5 Aug 2012 14:42:57 EST Star Trek The Next Generation in theaters 7/23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x49067042 <link>www.startrek.com/article/first-look-<BR>the-next-generation-movie-event-trailer </link> <BR> <BR> Anyone else planning to go? Fri, 20 Jul 2012 00:59:01 EST Dr. Who Star Trek TNG Crossover http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x48964974 I have been reading the IDW comic crossover of Dr. Who (Matt Smith reincarnation) with Star Trek TNG. Anyone else? I would love to discuss it! Fri, 13 Jul 2012 11:35:26 EST High ranking Trekkie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x47445937 Had on TV today that President Obama met with Nicole N ( Uhura) and took a photo with her doing the Vulcan greeting. She took a photo and posted on Twitter.. "Live Long and Prosper". <BR> The President stated that he always had a crush on Uhura. <BR> <BR> So ST made it to space with the shuttle Enterprise, to the Navy with the battleship Enterprise ( my cousin served on it), and now to the White House !!!! Thu, 5 Apr 2012 20:06:07 EST ST:TNG on Blu Ray http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x46497926 Finally had a chance to crack open the ST:TNG Next Level Blue Ray disc last evening, and am in the process of watching Encounter at Farpoint. The colors are much crisper, the sound is improved. I had forgotten that in 1987 TV shows were not filmed in wide screen, so that is the only disappointing part. I'm guessing some of the later seasons will show up in wide screen format. The other two episodes on this sampler disc are Sins of the Father and The Inner Light, which is one of my personal... Thu, 9 Feb 2012 08:05:53 EST New Book http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x45366692 I just ordered a new book from Amazon....will post when I get it. Sun, 4 Dec 2011 12:43:56 EST Leonard Nimoy stops as Spock http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x44428151 I don't know if you saw this article, but Leonard Nimoy is going to stop going to fan conventions as Spock, due to the new ones out. Read the article. <BR> <link>www.tgdaily.com/games-and-entertainm<BR>ent-features/58850-leonard-nimoy-bids-<BR>adieu-to-spock </link> <BR> <BR> William Shatner has a new book out. <BR> <link>abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/william<BR>-shatner-acting-star-trek-laughing/sto<BR>ry?id=14642296 </link> Tue, 4 Oct 2011 19:20:44 EST Hello from Long Island! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x44330822 Hey everyone, I am Kiko (not my ream name, but it may as well be). I am a 19 year old trekkie from NY. <BR> Hope to talk to some like minded trekkies here :) <BR> <BR> In addition to my love for Star Trek, I am a huge animal lover. I have 1 dog named Homie, 7 pet rats, and 1 ball python named Anastazia. <BR> <BR> I am a mega nerd. I LOVE science, and have a passion for Astronomy, as I grew up a daughter of an avid astronomer, surrounded by telescopes and things from the stars. My father ran... Thu, 29 Sep 2011 07:21:44 EST I'm New http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x43917377 Stopping in to say hello. I've loved Star Trek since the 60's. Mon, 5 Sep 2011 14:49:15 EST FanEXPO http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x43712930 Hi All, <BR> <BR> Is anyone else headed to FanExpo in Toronto this weekend? Wed, 24 Aug 2011 16:27:14 EST Hi there I'm new. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x43633699 Hi to you all. Just wanted to leave a message to say that I'm new and I didn't know there were teams such as this which I must say is amazing. I love Star Trek and other Sci Fi movies. Visit my Spark Page and get to know a little about me. Well just wanted to say hi and look forward to visiting the team. <em>252</em> Sat, 20 Aug 2011 06:31:34 EST Star Trek Online (The MMO) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x42835087 I've finally tried Star trek Online, the MMO from Cryptic. <BR> <BR> While it's fun to fly around in Trek-looking ships, I find that the universe just doesn't feel right. Of course it was going to be a challenge to blend together Trek's utopian future with the constant conflict needed in a MMO, but no attempt was even made. It's all MMO and no Trek. <BR> <BR> Every ship captain we've seen in film or n the tiny screen has always been about preserving life. Even in military missions, emphas... Wed, 6 Jul 2011 14:04:25 EST Yet another new member... :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x42268144 New member here. Out of the blue, thought I'd see if there was a Star Trek group and here it was! <BR> <BR> I haven't been to a convention in years, but would love to go to one again. Would like to lose some weight before I end up at one. <BR> <BR> Favorite Characters of ST: <BR> TOS: Spock, Trelane Esq. <BR> TNG: Q!!! and Data/Lore <BR> New ST: McCoy <BR> <BR> All time favorite would probably be Q. Trying to find the word that best describes the character. Love the confidence and attitud... Mon, 6 Jun 2011 12:42:50 EST Leonard Nimoy in music video http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x42230184 Has anyone else seen this alternate video for The Lazy Song? (by Bruno Mars, you can see him leaving the grocery store in the video. I like the official video too.) I think it's a riot! Warning, it's definitely PG-13. You can even see William Shatner on the television... <BR> <BR> <link>www.youtube.com/watch?v=dULOjT9GYdQ </link> <BR> <BR> <em>246</em> <BR> Sat, 4 Jun 2011 11:05:42 EST Star Trek (New member) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x42030978 Hi my name is Melanie Louise Jackson (aka Grease 31), <BR> <BR> I have always been a fan of star trek, my late dad used to watch the shows, so i take after him. <em>212</em> <em>247</em> Wed, 25 May 2011 08:59:36 EST Are you still collecting Star Trek stuff? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x41794732 I picked up some stationery that I had never seen and also one of the yellow shirts that Kellogg's offered with purchases of their cereal. I also saw the encyclopedia but I have to see if I have it already.... <BR> <BR> T'Letyah Fri, 13 May 2011 01:43:40 EST Navy Seals go Star Trek? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x41794720 German TV news host confuses Star Trek logo for Navy SEAL emblem <BR> By Liz Goodwin <BR> <BR> The ins and outs of other cultures can seem fairly mysterious to outsiders, admittedly. But we can't really get over the image of a German TV newscaster solemnly presenting a logo fashioned by Star Trek enthusiasts while explaining the Navy SEALs to his fellow countrymen. <BR> <BR> The German site Bildblog appears to have been the first to capture the error with this screenshot, at right. C... Fri, 13 May 2011 01:39:16 EST Star Trek wedding http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x41608117 I am planning a vow renewal with my husband next year with a klingon theme. Anyone have any thoughts for a cake topper (other than a bird of prey). Tue, 3 May 2011 19:51:43 EST All Star Trek episodes coming to Netflix.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x41283572 I haven't seen it on the message board so I thought I would bring it up. Netflix has struck a deal to provide instant veiwing of every Star Trek episode ever made. How great is that for 8 bucks a month? Sun, 17 Apr 2011 21:15:56 EST Look what my hubby bought me http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x40972172 He's married to a Trekkie and he's proud of it! He bought me 4 Star Trek comics! <BR> <BR> Oh yes, you know you're jealous <em>211</em> <BR> <BR> <link>www.flickr.com/photos/tamking1/55834<BR>82678/ </link> Sun, 3 Apr 2011 06:33:03 EST Leonard Nimoy http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x40802433 Leonard Nimoy turns 80 today. I could go on and on about his accomplishments, but suffice it to say he is a legend! Sat, 26 Mar 2011 08:55:23 EST William Shatner's 80th birthday http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x40731477 Tuesday, 3/22 is Bill Shatner's birthday. Congrats to a man who has shaped culture in so many ways. Live long and prosper! Tue, 22 Mar 2011 20:56:59 EST Where is Spock when you need him? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x40620766 With all the news about the nuclear reactors in Japan, it's ironic that "the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the one." Here's hoping they can get the situation with the coolants under control with minimal loss of life. Thu, 17 Mar 2011 14:18:57 EST Another Trekkie joins the ranks http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x40611667 Hi everyone! I'm Tammy. I found out about this Team on a friend's SparkPage and was thrilled to see that even here on Spark I can be the Star Trek junkie that I am. <BR> <BR> Thu, 17 Mar 2011 05:49:33 EST ST Sequel http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x40279702 I was just watching the Rachael Ray Show and the guest was ZOE...( who played Uhura) on the new ST Movie. She just announced that they will be making a sequel to the movie . Shooting sometime this fall. Don't know when it will be out. <BR> Also talk of sequel to Avatar. Wed, 2 Mar 2011 10:41:02 EST Greetings http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x40171324 So glad I found this team. <BR> <BR> A transplant to Boise. <BR> <BR> Oh, and I Love Star Trek. Fri, 25 Feb 2011 18:20:24 EST Hello from St. Louis, MO http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x39807497 Hey all, <BR> <BR> Pretty new to sparkpages and loving Trek. <BR> <BR> I didn't discover how incredible the franchise was until 4 or 5 years ago, I was in college or grad school, and bored, and flipped around the tv and landed on Spike, which was showing like 3 or 4 episodes in a row. Darmok was the first ep I watched, and I was hooked. Now I'm the Trek authority (I've been told) in my circles of friends. I just got my girlfriend to watch Darmok and Far Beyond the Stars and she loved them... Wed, 9 Feb 2011 15:24:16 EST Q'Plah! from a DS9er in Tukwila, Washington http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x39185050 (Someone with a Klingon dictionary, please correct my spelling!) <BR> <BR> Greetings from Amanda in the Seattle area. I am a fan of the first 4 series, though Deep Space 9 is my favorite. I've read many, though not nearly all, of the novels. I'll have fun checking out the messages and joining the discussions. Until then, Live long and prosper. <BR> <BR> Blessed Be, Amanda Sat, 15 Jan 2011 16:15:48 EST Question on ST Nemesis http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x39061571 Janeway is an admiral on the movie. How is this possible? She was a Captain on Voyager, and when the show went off the air , they were still lost. Did they make it back home? How? Did I miss something somewhere? <BR> <BR> If Voyager happened after this, why was she only a Captain, if she is an admiral now? <BR> I am a bit confused. I watched it before and again these last 2 days and it still doesn't make sense to me.What am I not getting? <BR> <BR> Just another comment: I don't like DATA be... Tue, 11 Jan 2011 03:01:20 EST Star Trek Trivia Answers http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x39018157 Well how did you do? Let's find out! <BR> <BR> 1. The original name of the ship was to be - YORKTOWN. <BR> <BR> 2. Roddenberry got the concept for ST from the TV show- WAGON TRAIN. It was to be the "Wagon Train to the Stars". <BR> <BR> 3. First actor to play 3 main alien races- MARK LENARD. <BR> <BR> 4.He played - VULCAN SAREK- Spock's father, ROMULAN on "Balance of Terror", KLINGON COMMANDER on"ST Motion Picture" 1979. <BR> <BR> 5.What character lost his finger in WWII - JAMES DOOHAN- (... Sun, 9 Jan 2011 17:06:02 EST Star Trek Trivia Game http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x39015938 I guess watching all these ST shows today got me thinking...would there be an interest in a Trivia game? I will list the Questions on this site and post the answers on their own site ( no cheating) LOL. <BR> <BR> I would welcome anyone who would like to add their own Trivia questions on this site. We can keep it going for as long as there is an interest. It can be from any ST, from the Original, Next Generation,DS9, Enterprise, Voyager, movies,TV,etc. <BR> <BR> Here we go, enjoy: <BR> <BR>... Sun, 9 Jan 2011 15:32:53 EST STAR TREK SUNDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x39009113 Today is Star Trek Sunday!!! On SYFY channel all day long is Star Trek. <BR> Star Trek: Motion Picture <BR> Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn <BR> Star Trek III: The Search for Spock <BR> Star Trek Generations <BR> Star Trek: Nemesis <BR> Star Trek V: The Final Frontier <BR> <BR> That's as far as the list goes. So if it's as cold out your way as it is here, 14,sit back, relax and enjoy!!! This sort of thing doesn't happen too often! Sorry about the late notice I just found out! Sun, 9 Jan 2011 11:01:44 EST Tears influence people's behavior http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x38955631 The AMA Morning Rounds e-newsletter had the following "article" today. So the AMA is just now realizing what Gene Roddenberry knew back in the 1960s with episode #57 Elaan of Troyius! <BR> <BR> <BR> Human tears may be sending chemical signals meant to influence other people's behavior. <BR> On its front page, the New York Times (1/7, A1, Belluck) reports, "When we cry, we may be doing more than expressing emotion." In fact, "our tears, according to striking new research, may be sending c... Fri, 7 Jan 2011 08:25:21 EST Hello from Michigan http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x38930156 Live Long and Prosper... <BR> <BR> I'm Jean from MI. I am 50 yrs old, mother of 4 sons, youngest of 5...get this.. <BR> <BR> my maiden name was KIRK. <BR> <BR> Ok...you're going to LOVE this one then.. <BR> <BR> My brother who is 13 months older than me is JAMES KIRK (he will be 52 this month), and he named his son Scotty and his daughter Kelly. <BR> <BR> So..you can imagine all the lovely jokes I grew up with. <BR> <BR> So to answer a few, to not keep you in suspense... <BR> <BR>... Thu, 6 Jan 2011 10:07:01 EST Start Trek the Tour http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x38820434 The tour will be in my town in a few weeks! I am so excited to see it, although I know it is no Star Trek the Experience. I will report back with details! Sun, 2 Jan 2011 19:21:04 EST A Klingon Christmas Carol http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x38547924 Hi: Thought I'd share this article from the Wall Street Journal. A Chicago theater company is staging a version of Dicken's classic "A Christmas Carol" entirely in Klingon. There's a video clip and a slideshow with the article. Wish I lived near Chicago... sounds like fun! <BR> <BR> <link>online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052<BR>748703395904576025760797375264.html?KE<BR>YWORDS=klingon </link> Sat, 18 Dec 2010 21:46:54 EST Just a Brief Introduction http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x38270012 Hello to all the gentle beings in this universe. I just want to introduce myself. I am a newbie to Spark People,but have been a long long time Start Trek fan. The Original Series has and always will be my favorite. I look forward to getting to know everyone and I would like to send a special thanks to ARILLIUS60 and DRB13_1 for the welcoming comments. <BR> Just a side note I am also interested in Cryptozoology, which explains my profile picture. <BR> Again I look forward to meeting and gett... Fri, 3 Dec 2010 14:53:50 EST YAY! A group for Trek http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x38161695 I'd love to join you guys. I got into Trek when I was little because my step-dad loved the original series. I watced The Next Generation from the beginning. I couldn't decide if I had a bigger crush on Wesley, Picard, or Riker so I just loved them all. Sun, 28 Nov 2010 11:47:36 EST Embracing my inner nerd! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x37947716 I'm new to the team and I just wanted to say hello to everyone. I'm a HUGE Star Trek Next Generation fan. I haven't really gotten into the ones that came after that, but I plan on getting them on dvd so I can! Mon, 15 Nov 2010 18:09:52 EST Star Trek Bio http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x37785828 I know most of you have a different time zone so check your local listings...early. <BR> <BR> Starting at Noon today (Sunday) on your BIOGRAPHY Channel: <BR> Star Trek: Beyond the Frontier 12:00 - 2:00 (2007) <BR> The Captains of the Final Frontier (2010) 2:00 - 4:00 <BR> <BR> <BR> Hope you catch this notice in time...wish I would of spotted it yesterday! I've seen them both the other night LATE NIGHT! They were pretty interesting. Really enjoyed the second one! Has some trivia in it! <B... Sun, 7 Nov 2010 11:37:16 EST Spock sick http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x37476882 Where is Bones when you need him? Just saw a report that Leonard Nimoy , 79, is recovering after having emergency surgery for " a minor, benign abdominal surgery." There were no more details available. Fri, 22 Oct 2010 19:35:29 EST Star Trek XII???? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x37335042 Could someone name the Star Trek movies after "The Undiscovered Country" for me? I only have 3 more! Before the New Star Trek, that is. What am I missing??? <em>432</em> Fri, 15 Oct 2010 17:31:05 EST Which Colored Star Trek Shirt are you today? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x36711532 Gold = Your in command today. <BR> Blue = Your thinking about it. Analytical. <BR> Red = Your being risky. Flirting with Danger! Wed, 15 Sep 2010 15:49:12 EST "$#*! My Dad Says" TV Show http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x36637948 Have been reading more and more about this new show starring William Shatner, which debuts on September 23. I really enjoyed his role on Boston Legal, so it will be interesting to see how he handles being the lead in a comedy show. <BR> <BR> Thoughts from the ST community? Sun, 12 Sep 2010 10:38:44 EST Once at goal weight..which ST will you resemble? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x36562829 This is easy: I will want to resemble Chris Pine's Kirk, but in reality will most look like Patrick Stewart's Jean Luc Picard! <BR> <em>246</em> Wed, 8 Sep 2010 14:01:18 EST Newbie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x36246872 Just signed on and had to join this group! I'm a lifelong Trek fan. Like all the series (just wish Enterprise had been handled better). Favorite captains...it's a tie I think between Kirk and Janeway. Tue, 24 Aug 2010 11:20:01 EST Revamped Startrek.com http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x35474065 Revamped site looks very good (an improvement over stuff that had sat out there for years!): <BR> <BR> http://trekweb.com/articles/2010/07/15/S<BR>tarTrekcom-Relaunched-Today-Includes-C<BR>ontent-from-Top-Trek-Sites-Including-T<BR>rekWeb.shtml Sun, 18 Jul 2010 09:28:04 EST Star Trek has a TEAM? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x35407076 Fascinating. Wed, 14 Jul 2010 15:04:51 EST Star Trek : Next Generation mini marathon http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x35216208 For those of you that can get the channel, STNG is on all day today till 9:00 pm on BBC. Nice way to spend a hot day (94). Too bad I can't get the channel. <em>39</em> Mon, 5 Jul 2010 13:17:13 EST Questions about the new Star Trek movie? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x34794166 I never thought I'd say this about ST, but I was a little disappointed in it! It wasn't what I expected! Maybe it was just me, I loved the action scenes, visuals, etc. What got me was the facts in the show. <BR> Am I mistaken , but Kirk and Spock were not in the Academy together, were they? They never met when they were that young? Spock was on the Enterprise with Capt. Christopher Pike first. After Pike was hurt that's when Kirk took over and that's when he met Spock. Am I right? <BR> <BR> ... Mon, 14 Jun 2010 13:28:59 EST Wishing for a new ST series http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x34785608 I wish we had a new Star Trek series. I miss the weekly anticipation of a new episode. Mon, 14 Jun 2010 07:28:04 EST Interview with Riker and Troi http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x34307966 This is really enjoyable to watch -- I wish some of the other TNG cast members would do something similar: <BR> <BR> http://io9.com/5543466/commander-riker-a<BR>nd-counselor-troi-together-again Sat, 22 May 2010 08:52:10 EST Greetings! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x33358491 I am happy to have found this team. I LOVE Star Trek! The Original, all the movies (even the odd numbered ones), TNG (is my favorite), all the TNG movies, and Voyager. I hope this doesn't upset anyone, but I never cared for DS9, or Enterprise....just couldn't get into it! <BR> <BR> I have never gone to a convention, but I would Love to sometime. Sun, 11 Apr 2010 13:22:59 EST Star Trek Destiny Book Series http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x32582925 I read the Star Trek Destiny series of books (3) while on vacation last week. OUTSTANDING! Highly recommend them! Wed, 10 Mar 2010 10:42:38 EST Big Fan, Big Fan http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x31716674 Watched the original in Prime Time back in the 60's when I was little. Then i watched the animated series in '73. When Star Trek: The movie came out in '79 or '80 I was thrilled. <BR> When ST:TNG came I waited in much anticipation and loved it. <BR> In fact, There is isn't one Star Trek series I didn't like, DS9 was good for me because it was so mundane and more cloak & dagger-ish. <BR> <BR> When J.J. Abrams Star Trek came out in May I was estatic! And at the end, when they were finally "th... Fri, 5 Feb 2010 11:13:42 EST Star Trek Online http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x30992284 Anyone else planning to play this? Hubby and I have preordered ours, so we'll be able to start playing tomorrow during the open beta testing. I'm looking forward to it...I hope it doesn't suck. lol. <BR> <BR> Now, to find the time to play between baby, school, attempting to update my fanfic more often, and exercise....oy. I need more hours in the day. lol. Mon, 11 Jan 2010 18:24:29 EST Red Alert: Emergency Request http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x29972341 Hello, Everyone. I need everyone's help. Some of you may know that my dh went into the hospital Friday with Leukemia. The results of his tests came in today. He has practically no normal white blood cells. <BR> <BR> He was given 2-6 months to live without treatment and a 50/50 chance of living a few more years with treatment (chemotherapy). The kicker is that he has a 1/3 chance of not surviving the first 30 days of chemotherapy. We had high hopes until today. He has opted for the chemoth... Wed, 25 Nov 2009 23:30:42 EST Twas a Star Trek Christmas http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x29652772 Twas a Star Trek Christmas <BR> <BR> 'Twas the night before Christmas on the Enterprise-D, <BR> On a routine short hop to Starbase 03, <BR> With Data on duty in the command chair, <BR> At Warp 6, the Enterprise soon would be there. <BR> <BR> Just for something to do while the other crew slept, <BR> He scanned where historical records were kept -- <BR> And with a blink of his eye and a cock of his head, <BR> "Intriguing! Tomorrow is Christmas!" he said. <BR> <BR> But no one was stirring, an... Tue, 10 Nov 2009 12:33:04 EST Section 31 Hiatus http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x29461509 It looks like I'm the only one doing the Section 31 challenge, so I'm going to take a break with it here and start up again later. <BR> <BR> I'll probably just run the challenges as individuals then instead of a season-long challenge :-)we'll see Mon, 2 Nov 2009 07:24:05 EST Long Time Fan of Original Series http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x29411536 Hi - long time Sparkie, just found this team. I'm a big fan of the original series and loved the new movie. <BR> <BR> Looking forward to joining discussions. Fri, 30 Oct 2009 15:45:19 EST costumes http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x29382681 Hi! Anyone dressing up in Starfleet uniforms for Halloween? I'm trying to make a women's uniform, from the older series. Red mini dress with gold and black trim. I just started last night, I think I can do it! Check out this tutorial: <BR> <BR> http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Tre<BR>k-2009-Uhura-Costume/ Thu, 29 Oct 2009 09:40:37 EST Section 31 Challenge October 26- November 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x29294672 Koval’s strength challenge: level 1! <BR> <BR> Koval is a Section 31 sympathizer, and his interrogation techniques with the Tal Shiar will require great strength to endure! His challenge will help you to prepare for that! <BR> Koval’s strength challenge: level 1! <BR> YOUR CHOICE <BR> 1)select three upper body and three lower body exercises to do this week. Do your “routine” three times this week, making sure to rest a day in between. Try to do 3 sets of 10-12 reps of each exercise. You can... Sun, 25 Oct 2009 10:48:25 EST The Section 31 Challenge: October 19-October 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x29189016 October 19-October 25 <BR> <BR> Luther Sloan’s Cardio Challenge <BR> <BR> “If you knew how many lives we've saved, I think you'd agree that the ends do justify the means.” … Sloan once described himself as "a man of secrets", but there is no secret about the benefits to adding cardio to our daily lives! <BR> <BR> Luther Sloan’s Cardio Challenge <BR> -45 minutes of planned cardio a day earns you *12 points/day. Maximum points for the week are 72 points <BR> *since the challenge is being po... Tue, 20 Oct 2009 09:30:12 EST Happy Birthday, BONNIE1970!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x29088785 Happy Birthday, girl! Hope you have an amazing day...you surely deserve it!! <BR> <BR> <em>236</em> <em>236</em> <em>236</em> <em>475</em> <em>468</em> <em>44</em> <em>76</em> <em>494</em> <em>410</em> <em>409</em> <em>407</em> <em>144</em> <em>107</em> <em>221</em> Thu, 15 Oct 2009 10:20:06 EST Star Trek Devotee Dramas http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x28986286 Has anyone else checked out the Star Trek Devotee Dramas here? <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>www.darkerprojects.com/section31.php </link> <BR> <BR> <link>www.darkerprojects.com/lostfrontier.<BR>php </link> <BR> <BR> <link>www.darkerprojects.com/pioneers.php </link> Sat, 10 Oct 2009 16:45:55 EST Section 31 Challenge: October 12-October 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28960115 October 12-October 18 <BR> Lieutenant Malcolm Reed’s freggies challenge! <BR> Lieutenant Reed knows the value of a healthy diet and works hard to get in his fruits and veggies. He favours the fruit platters served at the 602 Club (especially when served up by the bewitching waitress Ruby!). Malcolm is particularly fond of pineapple! <BR> -5 servings a day earns you 10 points/day. Maximum points for the week are 60 points (you can miss one day and still get a perfect score!) <BR> <BR> Fri, 9 Oct 2009 09:11:05 EST The Section 31 Challenge: October 5-October 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28843266 October 5-October 11 <BR> <BR> Agent’s Harris’s <BR> Water Challenge <BR> -8 cups water a day earns you 10 points/day. Maximum points for the week are 60 points (you can miss one day and still get a perfect score!) <BR> Sun, 4 Oct 2009 09:01:53 EST Do you collect Star Trek Toys? =) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x28677434 That would be me! It never gets old, being a Sci Fi Fan. <BR> <BR> Figured maybe you all might get a kick from this. <BR> Star Trek Toys <BR> <link>www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_photo_gal<BR>lery_enlarge.asp?id=2717656 </link> <BR> <BR> Oh i might get launched out of the Torpedo Bay for posting this <BR> Star Wars Toys <BR> <link>http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_ph<BR>oto_gallery_enlarge.asp?id=2717657 </link> Sat, 26 Sep 2009 19:58:18 EST Section 31 One-Day Challenges http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28592014 Stay Tuned for Section 31 One-Day Challenges... Tue, 22 Sep 2009 20:48:37 EST The Section 31 Autumn Recruitment Challenge http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28591966 Stay tuned for Section 31 One-Day Challenges... Tue, 22 Sep 2009 20:46:18 EST The Section 31 Challenge: Setember 28-October 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28591943 Stay tuned for Week One of The Section 31 Autumn Recruitment Challenge... Tue, 22 Sep 2009 20:45:13 EST The Section 31 Autumn Recruitment Challenge! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28591877 Section 31 is the name of an unofficial intelligence and defense organization. It is presented as a special security operation, manned by United Federation of Planets citizens, that is not subject to the normal constraints of Starfleet ethical protocols. <BR> <BR> Unlike other secret police organizations such as the Romulan Tal Shiar and the Cardassian Obsidian Order, Section 31 is not an actual branch of government. Unlike those organizations, which are greatly feared within their populaces... Tue, 22 Sep 2009 20:41:48 EST Anyone interested? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x28579916 Is anyone interested in doing a fall challenge? I'll est one up if people are interested. Tue, 22 Sep 2009 11:07:26 EST Hello! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x27360225 I'm new to the team, and just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Stephanie, I'm 22, and LOVE the Original Star Trek series. I have about 45 pounds I would like to lose before I have back surgery. <BR> Anyway.... <BR> Have a wonderful day! <BR> Stephanie Thu, 30 Jul 2009 14:43:05 EST MythBusters test GronCaptain's Defeat! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x26903988 <link>trekmovie.com/2009/07/09/mythbusters<BR>-to-test-star-treks-gorn-cannon/ </link> Fri, 10 Jul 2009 11:13:37 EST Out of the Loop http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x26579257 Hello SparkTeam. I know I've been a really lousy leader. I haven't even been on for months. I'm sure it's more than just coincidence that I've ballooned by about 30 pounds. I don't know if I'm fit to be a leader, but I'd like to give a shot to being a more active member again. I miss you guys. I also miss working towards the goal. <em>198</em> Thu, 25 Jun 2009 18:20:25 EST Hi team... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x26564775 Hi everyone... <BR> <BR> New to the team, but I have been on Spark People for almost a month now. I like the site, I like the support and I can't say enough good things about SP. <BR> <BR> <BR> Star Trek is something of a new discovery for me. Normally SciFi is a bit off my radar, no pun intended...I'm really much more of a Clint Eastwood guy, but I saw the new film on a whim, and it sparked my curiosity in these characters that we've really all known for so long. I don't consider myself a... Thu, 25 Jun 2009 07:52:40 EST Star Trek Scene It Board Game http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x26060745 Has anyone bought this yet?? <BR> <BR> We have a few other versions of Scene It (our family loves board games) and I got an email the other day for the demo of the new Star Trek Scene It You can play it here: <BR> <BR> http://php.screenlifegames.com/si_startrek<BR>.php <BR> <BR> I like that it has all the versions in it, after playing the trial, we want to get it :) <BR> <BR> Thu, 4 Jun 2009 09:04:21 EST Just saying Hi http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x26053441 Wow, there really is a team for everything isn't' there! I was happy to find the Star Trek team. I grew up on trek, and watch TNG, Voyager, all the movies (I never really watched Deep Space 9 or Enterprise). <BR> I am glad to find this team, and hope to meet some fellow trekies! Wed, 3 Jun 2009 22:40:01 EST Just got back from the movie. . . http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x25370128 and I was blown away! In the span of 5 minutes I cried and laughed. I think all of the actors captured the essence of the original cast with their own spin, the alternate time line was explained adequately, and they included a lot of fan shout-outs, including a red shirt moment. I don't know that it will capture new fans (other then kids whose parents would have made them fans anyway), but at the very least it should make the fans happy. I will see it again. <BR> <BR> I think the true test... Fri, 8 May 2009 00:05:00 EST Doing anything "interesting" tonight? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x25346974 I have tickets for the 7 o'clock showing of some new movie... what about you? :) Thu, 7 May 2009 08:55:56 EST Hello from sunny Florida! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x25291426 Hello, my name is Kat and I just joined SparkPeople. I live in Boca Raotn, FL with my husband and two kids. I was so excited to see something Star Trek on here! I'm going with hubby on Thursday night, May 7th to see the movie and I can't wait! We are both HUGE fans of all things Trek. Tue, 5 May 2009 11:32:39 EST Star Trek: Movie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24961430 I am soo excited! The new Star Trek movie is about to come out. For us here in the States it is on May 7. <BR> <BR> I have been invited to attend at the IMAX theatre with a pre-party and other festivities! I will be wearing my uniform and greeting those attending the movie. <BR> <BR> I cannot wait!!!!!! <BR> <BR> Do you have plans for the debute? Thu, 23 Apr 2009 10:02:51 EST What awesome smells like http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24882599 "Tiberius" and "Red Shirt" cologne <BR> <link>www.weargenkiwear.com/ </link> <BR> <BR> And, by the same compamy, but mysteriously not on their website, "Pon Farr" Pefume. That's right, I said "Pefume!" <BR> <link>gadgets.boingboing.net/2009/04/13/dr<BR>ive-him-crazy-with.html </link> Mon, 20 Apr 2009 22:25:58 EST New Tempation Food http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24805454 Temptation....silly "T' <BR> <BR> As I was perusing the healthy Special K cereals and about to buy a cereal that was high fiber, high protein, and even looked pretty good. Then, I take one last look at the cereal shelf and there it is.... <BR> <BR> Star Trek Cereal! <BR> <link>www2.kelloggs.com/Product/ProductDet<BR>ail.aspx?product=17471 </link> <BR> <BR> What was I to do? <BR> Yeah, I bought it. StarFest is this weekend. I just had to. Fri, 17 Apr 2009 18:56:42 EST U.S. scientists plan greenhouses on the Moon http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24771969 <link>www.mnn.com/food/farms-gardens/stori<BR>es/us-scientists-plan-greenhouses-on-t<BR>he-moon </link> <BR> <BR> Just thought... with our LOVE of Star Trek... this was a pretty gr8 step towards the type of future, we may get to see after all! <BR> <BR> Wouldn't that be AWESOME?!! Thu, 16 Apr 2009 15:02:00 EST I've just turned 35 yrs old. assistance. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24705710 I have just turned 35 yrs old and I need suport and assistance on quiting smokeing. I am wanting to get a pack to celebrate. Tue, 14 Apr 2009 12:02:44 EST Greetings! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x24646559 Hello all <em>213</em> , <BR> As a long-time Star Trek fan I was excited to have the opportunity to join this team. My favorite series is The Next Generation, but I also enjoy the Original Series and have watched some of the Voyager and DS9 series. Haven't had a chance to watch any of the Enterprise series. Looking forward to seeing the new movie. Sun, 12 Apr 2009 11:10:44 EST What are the team opinions of the New NCC-1701 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x24550056 What is the teams opinions of the new NCC-1701 design for the new Star Trek Film?? What is the opinion of the more cynical versions of Mr. Spock and Captain Kirk as well as the rest of the NCC-1701 U.S.S ENTERPRISE. Wed, 8 Apr 2009 13:22:17 EST Next Gen on Family Guy http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x23906833 This looks pretty funny: <BR> <BR> http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/03/16/sta<BR>r-trek-tng-on-family-guy/ Wed, 18 Mar 2009 10:18:04 EST I want to see the new JJ Star Trek Movie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x23730526 Gosh, I have been waiting to see this movie since last year. The new trailer has me all pumped up. Good thing i have my P90X workouts (Phase 2 now) to keep me busy till May. Are you guys excited yet???? Thu, 12 Mar 2009 10:58:33 EST Hi, I'm new here. http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x23570983 In re Star Trek, when I was in high school there was "Star Trek: The Animated Series" which ran for two seasons, using most of the original cast. At the time I hated it. I recently acquired it on DVD and found it was much better than I had thought. It's not "The Incredibles" or even "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"; nevertheless it's still pretty good. <BR> <BR> The only series which didn't excite me was Voyager. I'm not sure what it was about that series, it just didn't seem as "real" to me... Sat, 7 Mar 2009 10:39:03 EST OMG!!!!!! I'm so psyched!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x23355208 This is the best. A Trekkie Group!!! I have to share this. <em>185</em> <em>244</em> My phone # is 1701!!!!!!!!!!! I know !!!!!!!! Your all jealous, Aren't you? <em>211</em> And I didn't even have to do anything to get it. It was fate. <em>432</em> I boldly go where no man has gone before...Well at least, in my own mind!!! <em>31</em> Sun, 1 Mar 2009 00:43:49 EST Trek Tech? How about Gilligan Tech! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x23329264 Ok, so we all know that Star Trek has prompted some awesome real-life technology: cell phones, medical gadgets, ion propulsion engines, etc., but now OSU is using real-life Gilligan's Island technology! <BR> <BR> <link>www.gazettetimes.com/articles/2009/0<BR>2/18/news/community/6aaa01_power.txt </link> <BR> <BR> Just like Gilligan powering the radio with the bamboo stationary bike, Oregon State University has installed elliptical machines in their fitness center that generate electricit... Sat, 28 Feb 2009 00:28:02 EST Could us fans bring about a New Animated Series? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22880668 ST The Animated Series aired for only a breif time with their half hour episodes. The reveiews suggested that the venture did rather poorly due to their product being too far over the heads of their cartoon audience. Although many episodes were created from the same stories submitted for TOS and many of the same writers, AND most all of the original cast voiced The Animated series as well, it never experienced the same phenomenal sindication that TOS did. <BR> But cartoon enthusiants... Fri, 13 Feb 2009 14:45:54 EST Make your own Trek animation! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22869202 I saw this on a couple of the Trek news feeds, so I gave it a try. It's only the TOS crew, but still fun! <BR> <BR> here's the one I made: <BR> <BR> <link>goanimate.com/go/movie/05oRt6pLMcQQ </link> Fri, 13 Feb 2009 08:47:41 EST Starfleet Boot Camp? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22490711 For anybody who is interested, there is another team called "Starfleet Boot Camp" That I am copying one of Coach Nicole's Bootcamp structures to--more directly inline with weight loss and fitness..with a trek-twist. :-) <BR> I need some help and support there with it from my fellow Star Trek peers, as I cant spread myself too thin in multiple teams. I need to become more focused on fitness while having fun with Starfleet and ST...while to me that seems a wonderful combination in a more B... Sun, 1 Feb 2009 21:18:06 EST Stovokor http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22452776 Good news, everyone! Portland's preeminent Klingon metal band, Stovokor, will be invading a yet-unannounced Portland location on February 20! <BR> <BR> Mark your calendars, secure transportation. Stovokor invasions are rare, and you haven't lived until you've heard and seen Klingon metal! <BR> <BR> http://www.myspace.com/stovokor <BR> http://earnityourself.com/stovokor <BR> Sat, 31 Jan 2009 16:40:11 EST WOO HOO or BOO HOO Tell us your success & failure http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22418598 This link is for us to toot our own horn for successes and cry on eachothers shoulders for problems. Fri, 30 Jan 2009 12:43:15 EST Hello Everyone! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x22289528 My name is Sumith (my wifes name is Lea). We are New to the Star Trek Spark team! Thank you Momtroy for inviting me to join this team. I am a big Star Trek Fan, can't wait to see the new movie in May. I've been having the star trek withdrawls for almost a good year now. I hope everyone had a great weekend! Drop by my spark page anytime, i love to make new friends and share my weight loss journey with you. Live Long and Prosper =) Mon, 26 Jan 2009 20:14:13 EST Klingon Challenge http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x22052741 This week we are to be challenged as the Klingons take over the ship. The objective of the week is to regain control of your body and stop the Klingons from starting a war with excessive calories. To do so, you will need to: <BR> <BR> *Secure access to those empty calories in your kitchen <BR> *Get a Phaser and arm yourself against those midnight munches. <BR> *Successfully crawl or exercise your way down to lose at least 2 pounds each week this month for a total of 8-10 pounds. <BR> <BR> Y... Mon, 19 Jan 2009 21:35:24 EST ST Exhibit http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x22004753 The traveling Star Trek Exhibit will be coming to Detroit MI on February 14 (Valentines day) It will be at the Detroit Science Center. If you wish to volunteer your time, please contact the science center for details. Sun, 18 Jan 2009 16:52:44 EST Kahn! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x21869942 Gorn's brother just called to tell Gorn Ricardo Montalban died today. Gorn quite sad. Kahn only one to come close to beating Kirk. <BR> <BR> Gorn calls for group "KaaaaaahhhhhnnN"! <BR> <BR> Bunnies for Ricardo Montalban. <em>172</em> <BR> <link>news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090114/ap_en_t<BR>v/obit_montalban </link> Wed, 14 Jan 2009 18:00:43 EST Gorn is new... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x21759693 Life on Cestus III has made Gorn fat and lazy. Golden tunic grows tight around Gorn's reptilian waste. Sparkpeople help Gorn stop eating saturated fats. Hello. Mon, 12 Jan 2009 06:34:23 EST iTouch/iPhone Users http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x21741526 For the ultimate in geekdom, a few programmers have been kind enough to present us with Kirk's Communicator and a Tricorder on Mac Apps. For a mere 99 cents you can pretend to talk to the enterprise or scan the surface for Klingon activity. Admittedly, neither of these are quite as cool as the Star Wars Light Saber App, but these will do until something more entertaining comes out. Sun, 11 Jan 2009 17:27:48 EST Hi guys... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x21382679 I fell off the wagon big time. It's a long story. I gained back the 10 pounds I lost, plus 10 more, lol. Luckily, the circumstances which led me to lock myself in my room and drink are almost behind me. <BR> My fiance and I are halfway through the 4th season of Enterprise, and after that, I'll have seen every episode of Star Trek except the animated series which I hope to get me hands on soon. It's been a long and depressing four months, but I swear I have Star Trek to thank for keeping me i... Fri, 2 Jan 2009 12:11:44 EST Christmas Greetings http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x21128020 Hello fellow team members, <BR> <BR> I would just like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and a healthy happy New Year, or all the best for this Holiday season <BR> <BR> Siegrid Mon, 22 Dec 2008 21:00:36 EST JOKE http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x20098885 What does the Starship Enterprise have in common with a roll of toilet paper? <BR> . <BR> . <BR> . <BR> . <BR> . <BR> They both circle uranus in search of klingons!!!LOL <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Mon, 10 Nov 2008 20:18:05 EST William Shatner lashes out at George Takei http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x19595971 Man, what a bummer: <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5gfdtiJz2<BR>0QYvA0G82_GYmyaG1H1QD9407C0G1 </link> Thu, 23 Oct 2008 15:44:10 EST Halloween Scavenger hunt http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x19571990 This little game quite fun.... <BR> <BR> Here we go.. <BR> The rules are simple, I will start things off by naming something relating to Halloween, and then the next person will search the internet for a photo of that item, and post the link on this thread. They then will pick the next Halloween item for the next person to find. The goal is to find as many Halloween items as we can by Halloween night. <BR> <BR> I am looking for a black cat.. Wed, 22 Oct 2008 20:32:31 EST Your cabin is waiting.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x19571594 What floor are you looking to be placed? You will go to "lower" floor nearing the transporter room as you lose weight. Wed, 22 Oct 2008 20:15:39 EST A New Experience? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x19534975 For those of you who missed out on Star Trek: The Experience in Vegas, check this out! <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>trekmovie.com/2008/10/16/deal-in-the<BR>-works-to-bring-back-star-trek-the-exp<BR>erience/ </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>www.lvrj.com/business/31156144.html </link> Tue, 21 Oct 2008 16:48:54 EST Favorite episode http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x19480959 My favorite episode, by far, was "The Inner Light". <BR> <BR> When the probe scans the ship, it focuses on Picard who is rendered unconscious. <BR> <BR> He wakes to find himself being tended to by a woman, Eline, who tells him he has just come out of a week-long fever. She refers to him as Kamin and claims to be his wife. <BR> <BR> Picard later wakes up aboard the Enterprise. He is amazed to learn that he has been unconscious for only 25 minutes, yet in that time he has lived a third of ... Mon, 20 Oct 2008 00:08:46 EST Catspaw revisited http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x19113272 Catspaw was an episode of Star Trek aired for Halloween. It showed goblins and Kirk. <BR> <BR> Face your own goblins this month...Those goblins that are obsticles to your weight loss. <BR> <BR> List here a goblin in your weight loss and face it, do not let it over rule your motivations!!! Mon, 6 Oct 2008 22:01:45 EST Catspaw Revisited http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x18979344 Add a line to the story to make a wonderful Trek Halloween...just like the original catspaw!!! <BR> <BR> <BR> Spock begins his shift at precisely 12:00 am. When he notes that something seems amiss on loading dock 2...... Wed, 1 Oct 2008 20:18:04 EST Tribble Ornament http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x18686179 I realize Christmas is few months off, but Hallmark has a new ornament this year from the trouble with tribbles. You push a button and hear a line of dialog from the episode while little tribbles fall on Kirk's head. I bought it early and put it on my dork shelf. They are going for about $30 in store but you can find them on eBay for less. Sun, 21 Sep 2008 23:35:33 EST Heavy Trek Characters http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x18543191 When I watch Star Trek, it seems that the problem of overweight has been cured--at least from TNG forward. However, two overweight characters spring to mind from TOS. Oddly enough, they're both villains: Harry Mudd and Cyrano Jones. <BR> <BR> Any other heavy characters in Trek? <BR> Tue, 16 Sep 2008 22:23:13 EST Woohoo! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x17847403 Hi! I'm Reese. I joined Sparkpeople at the beginning of the month to appease my dad -- and was quickly surprised by how much I enjoyed it! And this little group makes it even better! I've loved Star Trek since I was an infant (seriously, there's a picture of my dad and I sprawled out on the floor watching TOS reruns)! <BR> <BR> Looking forward to getting healthy and boldly going with all of you! <em>213</em> Thu, 21 Aug 2008 05:10:38 EST City on the Edge of Forever http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x17827301 The City on the Edge of Forever is my favorite episode. It's got a great storyline and it ends with Kirk saying "Let's get the Hell out of here". You can't beat it. I highly recommend you watch it here: <BR> http://www.cbs.com/classics/star_trek/vi<BR>deo/video.phpcid=619493214&pid=dNI4czi<BR>oy4cuCMCzpUIH2Efzi_mJxtSE&play=true <BR> Wed, 20 Aug 2008 11:56:00 EST The Last Days of Star Trek: The EXPERIENCE http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x17701197 My husband surprised me with a trip to Las Vegas in 2 weeks to see The EXPERIENCE one last time. Has anyone else ever been? I went once and we had a blast - I am so sorry to see it go, especially with the new movies coming. I am going to have to save up calories like mad - if only Quarks had a low-cal "Warp Core Breech!" Fri, 15 Aug 2008 13:54:56 EST No Way! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x17700166 I have been on Spark for a couple of years and never thought to see if there was a trek team! Too awesome. Fri, 15 Aug 2008 13:18:33 EST Beating Kobayashi Maru in August http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x17258883 As we trekees know the Kobayashi Maru was a Starfleet training exercise that was not winnable. However, Kirk figured out a way. <BR> <BR> This is a challenge that seems not winnable. Everyone who joins will put up 100 point sparkgoodie to the winner. <BR> <BR> Whoever loses the highest percentage of weight for the month will win one 100 point sparkgoodie from each participant. <BR> <BR> Post your starting weight for the month, your goal weight, and your goal for the month. We will check i... Thu, 31 Jul 2008 19:34:25 EST Hello http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x17257937 I love Star Trek. <BR> <BR> Actually, I haven't seen most of the original series, so I've been planning to download that, but otherwise, I love TNG and DS9. I like Voyager and Enterprise a bit, but they just don't compare. <BR> <BR> I am excited to watch TOS. Thu, 31 Jul 2008 18:50:41 EST Board names http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16869763 Hi, I am just curious as to how some people have picked out their board names. I am afraid that I am very unoriginal. I just used my real name. At the LOTR fan club I've been Horse-Lord and at the Hobbit site I am Grannyhobbit, but here I just went with 'me'. Sun, 20 Jul 2008 09:48:42 EST Your 'dream cast' for the new movie? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16851449 I've seen the cast list for the upcoming movie, and for the most part I agree...BUT wouldn't it be fun to cast whoever you wanted? Here's where I would go with some of the roles (just for fun :-P): <BR> <BR> Kirk- James Van Der Beek <BR> Spock- Alan Rickman <BR> McCoy- Tim Allen <BR> Uhura- Wanda Sykes <BR> Scotty- Sean Astin <BR> Chekov- John Leguizamo <BR> Sulu- John Cho <BR> Amanda Grayson- Glenn Close <BR> <BR> (EDIT-ZOMG....upon closer inspection....JOHN CHO ALREADY IS SULU!!!! Hahahah... Sat, 19 Jul 2008 14:00:43 EST Daily Check In http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16815059 Hi team! <BR> <BR> I belong to another team that has a daily chit chat. It's great for just checking up on team members, griping, or celebrating a goal. <BR> <BR> I'm glad today is Friday. It's been NUTS at work! And I'm not working this weekend. (I can't say that about next weekend, however) <BR> You all have a great day! <BR> <BR> A.C. <em>213</em> Fri, 18 Jul 2008 08:24:37 EST Obscure trivia thread! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16794666 I've been playing a little too much Star Trek trivia challenge! AND, it's really fun to learn all the obscure little stuff! So, if anyone has some fun facts and figures, post them here! <BR> <BR> *Nichelle Nichols almost quit the show, but Dr. Martin Luther King convinced her not to <BR> <BR> *The 'transporter' idea was created because the full-scale model of the ship wasn't ready in time for filming <BR> <BR> *After seeing the pilot episode, CBS told Gene Roddenberry to get rid of the 'ba... Thu, 17 Jul 2008 14:44:55 EST Star Trek Things (A-Z) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16644266 I know this probably needs to go into the SparkPeople Game Room, but I thought that we could get our SparkPeople posting points with a Star Trek theme right here on this site - and since I need my 15 for the day: <BR> <BR> Andorian Sat, 12 Jul 2008 20:07:26 EST What Star Trek Series do you like best http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x16634495 Me i like Enterprise the best Caption Archer is my favorite he likes to shoot first and ask questions later Sat, 12 Jul 2008 11:59:56 EST Hi http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x15416148 New here. Started a weight loss effort last month and am blogging about it at <link>ibeeric.blogspot.com </link> . Always looking for suggestions, support, and feedback. <BR> <BR> Eric <BR> <link>ibeeric.blogspot.com </link> Sun, 1 Jun 2008 11:28:18 EST director / composer die http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x15376196 I just read on Yahoo that director Joseph Pevney, who directed episodes like "The trouble with tribbles" has passed away.. along with music composer Alexander Courage who composed the Star Trek theme for the original series and was later adapted for The Next Generation. <BR> <BR> Our heartfelt sympathies to their families. Fri, 30 May 2008 19:52:26 EST Favorite Star Trek lines http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x15346078 Spock: Live long and Prosper. Thu, 29 May 2008 20:47:27 EST I'm a Spark person not an engineer Jim LOL http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x15343718 <em>30</em> or something like that, hi Im Lindie, Im a trekkie in once sence or another, love the older shows newer shows and have many taped, movies etc. <BR> <BR> Love this site as well and glad there's a place for us trekkies tooo !!!! Talk soon, Lindie Thu, 29 May 2008 19:24:18 EST Hello! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x15155740 Hi, another Trekkie here. I love them all, but my favorite is TNG. My husband and I are going to the Las Vegas Star Trek convention this year, we are really exited about it. Would love to lose some weight before then! Fri, 23 May 2008 06:55:00 EST Hello from California! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x14199688 I was excited to find this group after I joined SparkPeople. I have been a trekkie since I was five (I am twenty-three now), and still love the show (My favs are TNG, with Voy and Ent a close second). <BR> <BR> I look forward to talking with you all as I begin this new new journey in my life. <BR> <BR> Live Long and Prosper! (Sorry, couldn't resist) :) <BR> <BR> Blessings, <BR> Dean Sun, 20 Apr 2008 15:22:13 EST Water Challenge http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x14102339 Ok, team! It's time to get back into a groove! I'm going to make a challenge to see how many ounces of water we can consume in one week. The week will run from Thursday to Thursday. I would like to run this one for a few consecutive weeks to see if we can keep improving on it. Each day, I want you to post on this thread with how many ounces of water you consume. I'll tally them up, and we'll see how much we have by next Thursday. I hope we can all get back into the swing of things!! Wed, 16 Apr 2008 23:57:54 EST I'm back everyone!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x13874798 Hi everyone!! It's me, Kristi. For any newbies, I'm one of the adminstrators, but I've been gone for a LOOOOONNNNNGGGG time. My bad, guys, and I'm SO sorry about that!!! <BR> <BR> Been kinda slow in here, huh? Let's do something about that, shall we? Summer cons are coming up, I can think of 2 I'll be attending, off the top of my head. (MARCON and UnCONventional) And, God-willing I'll actually HAVE my uniform (though I won't count on it...). And I wanna look HOT!!! Any ideas for cha... Wed, 9 Apr 2008 21:07:53 EST ST:TOS Episodes online http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x13353032 I was out on the Star Trek home page over the weekend, and noticed a link to what appeared to be ST:TOS episodes, and sure enough, all 3 seasons are available on line! <BR> http://www.cbs.com/classics/star_trek/vi<BR>deo/video.php <BR> <BR> ENJOY! Mon, 24 Mar 2008 08:11:29 EST Captain's Log DVD Set (Fan Collective) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x12583566 In the midst of watching the latest Fan Collective -- "Captain's Log" -- with all five of the captains providing interviews. Through Shatner and Stewart, and watched the first Avery Brooks interview and his episode pick. The interviews have been FASCINATING! Almost as good as the episodes... <em>20</em> <BR> <BR> Seriously, I would strongly recommend this Fan Collective (I have the Borg one, and it ROCKS!). Mon, 25 Feb 2008 09:49:07 EST Beaming In... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x12572675 fascinating - a Sci-fi group that wants to get in shape - I fit in perfectly -looking forward to getting to know y'all! <BR> Lorraine Sun, 24 Feb 2008 21:17:14 EST New to the team - and I have a question http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x12572308 Hello! <BR> <BR> Just joined the team. I love Star Trek, all of them, at various levels of love! <BR> <BR> I was wondering if anyone knew how to find out when a series will be ran on tv. I'm looking for The Next Generation. I have looked at different websites and can't find it. I'm in Denver, have Comcast cable, it isn't currently being shown. <BR> <BR> If anyone knows, let me know! I appreciate it! Sun, 24 Feb 2008 21:03:03 EST Best Viewing Order http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x12454042 Hi all, <BR> <BR> I watch DVDs when I exercise in the morning and am almost done with all 4 seasons of Star Trek Enterprise. I just purchased TOS and Next Gen. A co-worker mentioned that she wouldn't watch them in supposed chronological order the way I am planning, so I was wondering what other order is there? <BR> <BR> I know I'll be in for a technology/sociology shock when I start watching TOS, but I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions of order for the series shows and the movi... Wed, 20 Feb 2008 16:34:35 EST Scott Bakula on BL Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x12237364 Did anyone see Scott Bakula on Boston Legal last night? Could not tell if he'll be back after this appearance, but it seems possible. Note: He did not do any scenes (that I recall) with William Shatner, so no "meeting of the captains" moment -- at least not yet. <BR> <BR> Wed, 13 Feb 2008 08:48:40 EST The new movie http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x11685048 I've been out of the loop on a lot of things lately. I had heard there was going to be a new movie but I haven't heard anything else about it. Of course recently moving in the last few months, getting my daughter adjusted to a new school, trying to merge two households, and us getting a new puppy who I spend a lot of time with...well he isn't so new now..he's finally getting to the point that I don't have to keep an eye on him 24/7. So back to topic...what is the movie going to be about...whe... Sat, 26 Jan 2008 10:47:55 EST Greetings http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x11595234 Greetings fellow ST fans. I'm a 31y mother of a beautiful 6 year old who also enjoys watching ST with her mother from time to time. I'm trying to lose only 31 pounds total. When I reach my goal I think I will once again look cute in one of the TOS female uniforms. Wed, 23 Jan 2008 14:34:20 EST One thing... http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x10853079 What's one thing you're going to try to do differently this year? Tue, 1 Jan 2008 01:48:03 EST I'm finally back!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x10762445 Hi everyone!! It's been a LOOOONNNNGGGGG while, I know! In August, I started a job, and that ate up ALL of my time. BUT, I've decided to come home again, be with my babies, and so I'm (slowly) climbing back on the wagon. So slow, in fact, I've sent myself back to Stage 1!!! I didn't gain on my time off SP, but I didn't lose either, so I'm going back to the beginning!!! Can't wait to see what's been going on while I've been gone!! <BR> <BR> BTW, for any newbies, I'm Kristi, a WAHM of 3,... Thu, 27 Dec 2007 07:52:16 EST One year to ST:XI http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x10741855 All, <BR> <BR> In one year, hopefully all of us will have the chance to be in the theaters watching ST:XI! All of the articles I've read have me just drooling for the movie to come out! <BR> <BR> Not sure where to even start, but maybe some comments on what you think about the new movie, the cast, any good rumors, etc. Tue, 25 Dec 2007 20:03:05 EST New Challenge Ideas http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x10671210 Hey, we're looking for some new ideas for challenges for our team, and I know I need some new motivation to get back into the swing of things. Any ideas? Some suggestions are at the end of the Voyager Cardio thread. Wed, 19 Dec 2007 22:27:21 EST SP Huddle Idea http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x9455015 All, <BR> <BR> Got a fun idea for our team. In the SP Huddle, in lieu of the standard entries SP provides, put one of your favorite lines from a ST episode or movie. I have been posting "Live Long and Prosper", but that's an easy one -- now it's time to get creative. Fri, 12 Oct 2007 09:45:54 EST Favorite TNG Character and Episode http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x9288503 So I'm still really new to the whole Star Trek stuff. I have only watch one episode from the original series and have yet to complete TNG series and any of the other stuff that has come after that I've never seen. <BR> <BR> I guess since I'm really only familiar with TNG series I'm just wondering what's people's favorite character from that series and also let's throw in favorite episode too! <BR> <BR> In my introduction my fav character is Wesley Crusher...I know I know. And I guess I wo... Wed, 3 Oct 2007 14:12:44 EST Not here often but making a comeback http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x8847639 Hey guys! I really miss being on here. I'll be honest, I haven't been trying to lose weight at all lately. Luckily enough though, I have been maintaining, so I must be doing something halfway right, huh? I'm working two full time jobs right now, and tomorrow I go in to have two of my wisdom teeth removed, one of which is impacted. That's going to be a two day recovery, and I'm not sure if I'll even get out of bed the first day. (If you ask me, it's giving me some well deserved rest!) I... Tue, 11 Sep 2007 22:15:00 EST Biggest Loser Competition -- My "Superhero" http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x8831481 I'm participating in a "Biggest Loser" competition at my gym (officially started yesterday), and my personal trainer has asked each of us on his team to pick a "superhero" to represent us. I opted for just a "hero" and have adopted William T Riker! My PT is a TOS fan, so I expect there to be many debates on best series, etc. <BR> <BR> Star Trek lives!! Tue, 11 Sep 2007 09:09:36 EST Hi http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x10042x8819222 Hi! I'm new to this team. Just dropped by to say hello to everyone. Mon, 10 Sep 2007 17:07:49 EST Did anyone go to the ST Convention in Vegas? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x8374732 Did anyone go to the ST Convention in Vegas? I've read the blogs and it sounds like a great time. I've started talking to my wife about going next year. She is NOT a ST fan, so her requirement is that she has plenty of $$$ to gamble while I go the various events. Sat, 18 Aug 2007 10:00:14 EST Star Trek XI News http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x7928364 In case you haven't seen it yet, the casting has begin for Star Trek XI -- and a familiar person will be back! <BR> <em>244</em> <BR> http://www.startrek.com/startrek/view/se<BR>ries/MOV/011/news/article/2300803.html<BR>?sssdmh=dm4.220124 Thu, 26 Jul 2007 22:37:03 EST 5 day challenge! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x7303153 I've come up with a 5 day challenge. Because personally, I have trouble with the weekends, this challenge is going to begin on Wednesday and end on Sunday. There are 3 things I want to have us focus on during these 5 days. <BR> <BR> 1) Drink 64 oz of water <BR> 2) Eat 4 servings each of Fruits and Veggies <BR> 3) Do all of my scheduled fitness for the week <BR> <BR> Who's with me? With it starting on Wednesday, we have a two day warm up for this one! Mon, 25 Jun 2007 02:54:54 EST Voyager Cardio Challenge http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=211x10042x7194565 From where we left off a couple days ago, we have since done 1050 more light years. We are currently in the Northwest Passage after having made a temporary alliance with the Borg to defeat Species 8472. We still have a little over 7000 light years to go to make it to the other end of this passage! We can do it. Mon, 18 Jun 2007 23:38:43 EST New Setup Courtesy of Sparkpeople http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x7194378 We now have four forums under which we are able to post our threads. Because we are not given the ability to move threads from one forum to another, some of the threads will be "stopped" and there will be a message telling where they will continue. Please be patient as we integrate the new format. If you have any questions, reply to this thread and I will make sure your questions get answered. Mon, 18 Jun 2007 23:25:32 EST Hey everyone!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x7192371 Sorry I've been gone lately. My laptop busted, and... well, honestly, I fell off the wagon. <em>2</em> BUT I'm back now! <BR> <BR> I'm gonna get caught up and join the Voyager Cardio Challenge, if I still can? Tomorrow first thing I'm back to my diet/exercise routine. I'm hoping to order some new videos, and that gym membership is just glaring at me from my bank account wondering why in the world I'm paying so much and not going. PLUS, I have my first con in August, then another in S... Mon, 18 Jun 2007 21:26:32 EST Combining with Starfleet Boot Camp http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x7086591 After some talks with Trisha (Eddiesmommy) I am giving careful consideration to combining our team with Starfleet Boot Camp. When I created this team, I did not realize that there was another trekkie team out there. I didn't see it when I browsed. I would like to know if anyone objects to this. Also, I would like to know, for those of you who are participating in the Voyager Cardio Challenge, would you like to start from the beginning again if we do? <BR> <BR> I also want you to know t... Tue, 12 Jun 2007 20:33:48 EST USS Voyager Cardio Challenge! http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6880479 I have a good challenge for everyone! I'm starting a cardio thread that follows the route of the U.S.S. Voyager home. For those who would like to join this challenge, every day, log your cardio minutes here. I'll add up everyone's minutes. Every minute equals one light year. As most trekkies know, it was a distance of over 70,000 light years for Voyager to get from the Caretaker Array at the Ocampa Homeworld to Earth. Together, let's see if we can get Voyager home! <BR> <BR> I'll post ... Fri, 1 Jun 2007 17:10:49 EST Fan Clubs http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6728377 What kind of other clubs are you guys in? I'm a member of the Imperial Klingon Army. Our nearest ship is an hour away, and I"m working on starting one nearer to me, but it's a process. Everyone's so busy lately! But a lot of the other battallions are super busy and doing great! We have them as far away as Greece! Anybody else? Thu, 24 May 2007 08:51:09 EST RPG's? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6682299 Does anyone write or play in an RPG? I do, it's at entwineddestinies.com, or rather, I used to. LOL It's pretty dead at the moment, the other writer and I are insanely busy. But I'd love to read some others, if you guys have links? <BR> <BR> Kristi Tue, 22 May 2007 08:20:08 EST Daily Water Intake Count http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6645482 Yesterday, I had 4 glasses of water. Not quite enough. Sun, 20 May 2007 10:49:04 EST intro and good morning http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6511715 Hi i am Lori and I love all things Star Trek. Sun, 13 May 2007 07:14:04 EST Short Term Goals http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6492895 Ok everyone! This is the part where we get to let it all out and be accountable to somebody! Right now, SP is my support. My short term goals are: <BR> <BR> Drink 8 cups water a day <BR> Write in a journal every day <BR> Use one piece of fitness equipment daily <BR> Pack my lunch every work day <BR> <BR> What are your goals? Fri, 11 May 2007 18:10:51 EST Favorite Series? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x6484632 So... which is your favorite Star Trek incarnation? <BR> <BR> Personally, I grew up with the original, so it holds a lot of nostalgia value. Then I started watching Next Generation right from the start because, well, it had Levar Burton. I watched a lot of Reading Rainbow as a kid. heheh <BR> <BR> But as I've grown up, Deep Space Nine became more and more fascinating to me - great characters, mature storylines, darker take on things. So right now it is my favorite. Though I will disclaim t... Fri, 11 May 2007 10:22:01 EST Favorite Star Trek Captain? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x5779331 Captain Janeway is my favorite. Followed by Picard, then Sisko, then Archer, then a dead rat, then Kirk. Tue, 3 Apr 2007 23:33:04 EST Introduce Yourself Here http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x10042x5763043 Hi and welcome to the Star Trek Sparkteam! Please tell a little about yourself here so we can get to know each other! <BR> <BR> I have 130 pounds that I want to lose. I love Star Trek. My favorite captain is Kathryn Janeway. My favorite Star Trek race is Klingon. Tue, 3 Apr 2007 09:50:59 EST