Friday, April 13, 2012

Live Long and Prosper.

L is for Live Long and Prosper!

There have been times when William Shatner's Kirk persona saved his neck just in the nick of time.. Once, scheduled to film an early morning desert scene, Shatner donned his Captain's uniform at home and drove his automobile at warp speed to make the set for the 4am deadline.

"I didn't think there would be any other traffic," he says "There was. A police car with flashing lights pulled me over."

When asked where he was going, Shatner replied "To My spaceship." The police officer sighed and sent him on his way.

"Not without telling me to "Live Long and Prosper."

9 comments:

PT Dilloway, Superhero Author said...

Shatner is awesome.

L. G. Keltner said...

I would have let him go too. You can't give Shatner a ticket. Telling Kirk he can't go fast is like telling Spock he can't use logic.

mooderino said...

Now that's how you get out of a ticket.

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Susan Kane said...

Only Shatner could do that.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

That's hilarious!

Krista McLaughlin said...

Awesome! I wish that I could say that to get out of a ticket.

teganwilson said...

Shatner is awesome :)

Tony Laplume, Scouring Monk said...

That's the best Shatner anecdote ever.

Teresa Cypher aka T K CypherBuss said...

:-D Excellent post! Shatner's Kirk was truly a time capsule for those of us looking back.

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