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Old June 4 2014, 06:23 PM   #75
Olive, the Other Reindeer
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Re: The racist legacy of Star Trek

Mr. Laser Beam wrote: View Post
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Plus or minus a likely apocryphal story about Nichelle Nichols and Martin Luther King -- what BigJake said.
At this point I really don't care if that MLK/Nichelle thing even happened. The point is she did get to play the part, and did it well. Let her embellish the retelling of it all she wants.
Nichelle's MLK story is like the prize fish someone claims they caught but you never see -- it just keeps getting bigger and bigger.
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