Star Trek at 50

Star Trek at 50

By PopMatters Staff

30 Sep 2016 // 9:11 AM

On 8 September 1966, the sci-fi television show Star Trek aired its first episode, setting into motion a chain of events that would leave no aspect of pop culture unchanged....

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