Re: Star Trek Movie FAQ - v 1.2.5 - updated 7/23/09
If it weren't for the vintage of the Romulan Ale (2283), 2283 would be as good a date as any for TWOK to begin — Kirk getting hung up about turning 50. Of course, for the time being, we're still trying to just keep this about the first ten.
"They quickly settled on the slender island at the head of the bay, which they called 'Mannahatta', after an old Indian word thought by some to mean 'island of hills', and by others 'place of general inebriation'."
ŚNew York: A Documentary Film