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Star Trek: George Takei Sets Phaser to Shun William Shatner’s Flight
Its founder and Amazon conglomerate Jeff Bezos, who invited the Boston Legal star, closed the hatch himself before the flight that took place on October 13 Originally, plans were to launch the previous day before weather conditions scrapped them "I am so filled with emotion," Shatner told Bezos while describing the feeling of leaving Earth[...]
Star Trek: William Shatner to Fly Like Kirk, Thanks to Jeff Bezos
Actor William Shatner completed his first space flight as a member of the Blue Origin courtesy of Amazon conglomerate Jeff Bezos on October 13 The Star Trek star took off from the West Texas launch site at 10:50 a.m EST He was joined by Blue Origin's VP Mission and Flight Operations Audrey Powers and crewmembers[...]
Star Trek: William Shatner to Fly Like Kirk, Thanks to Jeff Bezos
Kirk courage as he can to commit to his latest mission courtesy of Amazon conglomerate Jeff Bezos Prior to his planned flight via Blue Origin Spaceflight on October 12 (making him the oldest man in space), the 90-year old Canadian opened up about how his latest adventure came about at a New York Comic Con[...]
Bruce Campbell Wishes William Shatner Well on His Real Life Star Trek
The 90-year-old Canadian sci-fi icon will be the oldest person launched into space thanks to Amazon conglomerate Jeff Bezos when his space travel company Blue Origin is set to launch on October 12th The AP Bio star took to Twitter, you know, the one social media platform that didn't suffer a recent six-hour wide outage. L[...]
Saturday Night Live: Billionaire Space Race Gets Star Trek Spoof
With Season 47 underway for NBC's Saturday Night Live, there are tons of news items to lampoon and catch up on, and among them is the billionaire space race between Elon Musk (who previously hosted, last season), Richard Branson, and Jeff Bezos In the segment titled "Billionaire Star Trek", the skit follows the adventures of[...]
Star Trek: William Shatner to Fly Like Kirk, Thanks to Jeff Bezos
Kirk will travel to the stars for real at long last thanks to billionaire conglomerate Jeff Bezos William Shatner, who's played the legendary Star Trek character since its premiere on NBC 55 years ago, will make the flight in the New Shepard capsule, according to TMZ Jeff, his brother Mark Bezos, test pilot Wally Funk[...]
Not to be outdone (though technically since he was second…), Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos, 82-year-old pilot Wally Funk, and 18-year-old Oliver Daemen did not form the oddest boy band ever But what they did do was take Bezos' Blue Origin spaceship (wait for it)… straight up. Now, better folks than I will[...]
Gosh Comics of London Joins Bookshop.Org
Gosh, the finest comics shop in London has joined that site whereby you can shop online knowing your cash is going to independent bookstores rather than, well… Jeff Bezos So if you can't shop at the actual place, (and I believe there may be reasons why that's an issue right now,…don't know if you've[...]
How Amazon Studios Came to Save 'The Expanse'
In her interview with Deadline, Jennifer Salke, new head of Amazon Studios, talked about just how they were able to pick up the cancelled Syfy series The Expanse, what types of pressure they were under to make the move, and how Jeff Bezos ended up announcing it after the cast were on a panel. There were[...]
The Expanse Picked Up by Amazon Studios for 4th Season
Looks like fans of The Expanse better make sure they have Amazon Prime, because Amazon Studios has picked up the canceled SYFY series for a 4th season. This report comes after a week of rumors and proposed talks that the series, which SYFY channel did not pick up for a fourth season despite a pretty healthy viewership[...]
Lord Of The Rings tv
Here are some of the highlights: ● Amazon's deal for Lord of the Rings includes a five-season commitment, with production contractually required to begin within two years. ● When the costs of casting, producers and visual effects are factored in to the price tag, the series is expected to cost north of $1 billion (putting it on par[...]
ComiXology – It's All About Sharing?
possibly a delete coming And there appears to be a short list of shared ComiXology accounts here. Considering the press that shared HBO Go accounts get, it's possible that not too many folk have thought of doing this. Maybe, like HBO, ComiXology just won't care? UPDATE: No, not Jeff Bezos – an error in attribution!     [...]