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Leonard Nimoy, 83, died Friday at his home from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease caused by smoking. Nimoy was well-known for playing the role of Mr. Spock, a Vulcan alien, aboard the spacecraft Enterprise in the Star Trek series. He was part of the original cast in the mid 1960s. He was...
We mourn and pay tribute to the most beloved of performers of aliens, the sensualist who inspired slash fiction and the psychosexual saint of the nerds. Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015) originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]