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I Shall Consider It

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There is no television show, movie, book, or record that has had more influence on me than the original series of Star Trek. Below is one of my favorite clips of all. I must say, to this day, I’m not positive if Kirk is saying the device in his cabin allows one to be “invisible” or if it makes one “invincible“. I think it’s the latter, but Spock sure seems able to accept the tip without asking what the device is, where it’s hidden, and how it works!