Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

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Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

Unread post by boblipton » Fri Feb 27, 2015 11:52 am

In the end he lived long and prospered.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/27/arts/ ... v=top-news" target="_blank

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Re: Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

Unread post by Frederica » Fri Feb 27, 2015 12:49 pm

boblipton wrote:In the end he lived long and prospered.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/27/arts/ ... v=top-news" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank

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I am very sad. I know that as an actor, creating a character as iconic as Mr. Spock is a double-edged sword; very few actors get the opportunity to tap into the zeitgeist like Nimoy did, but he did end up trapped in the role. He seemed to accept that as time passed (I'm sure making a decent salary off the movies helped.) I hope he was proud of his characterization, he should have been; I know quite a few scientists who became scientists because of Mr. Spock, and Nimoy himself was a talented and good man. For me, personally, the only heaven I've ever been interested in going to is Star Trek. Rest in peace, Mr. Nimoy. Infinite diversity in infinite combination.
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Re: Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

Unread post by Donald Binks » Fri Feb 27, 2015 1:02 pm

I paused today to remember a man who made such an impression on me in a wonderful sci-fi show fifty years ago. As he is now off on his final voyage beyond the final frontier, I wish him well on his journey.
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Leonard Nimoy - His Last, And Recent, Tweets

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TWEETS.......FOLLOWING.......FOLLOWERS.......FAVORITES
1,749.............20......................1.13M...................27
Image Leonard Nimoy @TheRealNimoy · Feb 22

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can
be had, but not preserved, except in memory.
LLAP
Image Leonard Nimoy @TheRealNimoy · Jan 20

De Kelley born this day . A friend, a gentle
man. For his memory. LLAP
Image Leonard Nimoy @TheRealNimoy · Jan 10

Don't smoke. I did. Wish I never had. LLAP
Image Leonard Nimoy @TheRealNimoy · Dec 17

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Re: Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

Unread post by wich2 » Fri Feb 27, 2015 1:59 pm

Bless him. Curse cancer sticks to hell.

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Re: Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

Unread post by Frederica » Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:46 pm



Cmdr Chris Hadfield:
https://twitter.com/cmdr_hadfield

And from the International Space Station:
https://twitter.com/space_station
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