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George Takei Slams William Shatner as ‘Unfit' 90 Year Old ‘Guinea Pig' After His Space Flight

6 days ago   |   By Mediaite

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Sulu and Kirk are at it again.
George Takei took aim at former Star Trek co-star William Shatner following his space flight on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, calling him an “unfit” guinea pig.
Takei made the comments when asked about the flight at the opening of Thoughts of a Colored Man on Wednesday night, per Page Six.
“He's boldly going where other people have gone before,” Takei scoffed, playing on a Star Trek phrase said first by Shatner's Captain Kirk.
Shatner became the oldest person to go to space on Wednesday - a narrative the actor denounced at...
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George Takei Jabs at William Shatner's Space Flight, Calls ‘Star Trek' Co-Star an ‘Unfit' Guinea Pig

George Takei Jabs at William Shatner's Space Flight, Calls ‘Star Trek' Co-Star an ‘Unfit' Guinea Pig

6 days ago   |   By The Wrap

William Shatner became the oldest person in space with his successful Wednesday flight aboard Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, but there's one person who's not impressed: Shatner's “Star Trek” co-star George Takei.
Takei and Shatner have traded jabs in the press over the years, dating back to issues on the set of the original series and continuing up through “Star Trek V: The Final Frontier.” Takei didn't miss an opportunity to throw some shade at Shatner's space travel.
“He's boldly going where other people have gone before,” Takei told Page Six when asked his thoughts on Shatner's flight. “He's...
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George Takei calls William Shatner an ‘unfit' guinea pig after spaceflight

George Takei calls William Shatner an ‘unfit' guinea pig after spaceflight

6 days ago   |   By Page Six

"He's boldly going where other people have gone before," snarked Takei, 84, when we asked him what he thought of Captain Kirk's brief trip to space.
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