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Old October 5 2013, 09:23 AM   #76
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The USS Darkstar. The ship mascot is a giant floaty tomato that bumps into people.
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Old October 5 2013, 09:39 AM   #77
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USS Discovery (Discovery Class Deep Space Explorer)
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Old October 5 2013, 02:27 PM   #78
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USS Blackadder, because I watched the first season yesterday.

Or, USS Brian Blessed.
You mean the U.S.S. BRIAN BLESSED!!!, don't you?

[Ship's Motto: "GORDON'S ALIVE?!"]
Last year on YouTube I found an episode of Z Cars with him as Fancy. It was the first time I'd ever seen him without a beard.

The U.S.S. BRIAN BLESSED!!! would be the only starship with a beard.
Check out "I, Claudius" for a beardless Blessed.
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Old October 5 2013, 02:45 PM   #79
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USS Victory, both in honor of HMS Victory and the fact there is no better name for a ship that takes part in combat.
I'll consider the name a kind of a jinx. Don't say it aloud, or it won't happen!
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Old October 5 2013, 07:50 PM   #80
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USS Zephyr, Katabatic Class

USS Foehn

Others--guess the connection

USS New Richmond
USS Moore
USS Guin
USS Xenia
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Old October 5 2013, 09:35 PM   #81
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USS Victory, both in honor of HMS Victory and the fact there is no better name for a ship that takes part in combat.
I'll consider the name a kind of a jinx. Don't say it aloud, or it won't happen!
USS Jinx then

I think USS Van Helsing sounds cool.
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Old October 5 2013, 11:17 PM   #82
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I'll consider the name a kind of a jinx. Don't say it aloud, or it won't happen!
USS Break A Leg?


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Old October 6 2013, 12:28 AM   #83
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I'll consider the name a kind of a jinx. Don't say it aloud, or it won't happen!
USS Break A Leg?


USS Macbeth. Ironically a transport for the fleets theatrical troop.
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Old October 6 2013, 12:53 AM   #84
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Others--guess the connection

USS New Richmond
USS Moore
USS Guin
USS Xenia
I want to say Ohio, because of Xenia, but I've never been to the state so it's just a guess. But the only town named Guin I can find is in Alabama.
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Old October 6 2013, 01:07 AM   #85
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USS Margarita
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Old October 6 2013, 01:51 AM   #86
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USS Margarita
USS Margaritaville
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Old October 6 2013, 09:13 AM   #87
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The U.S.S. Large Ham. Dive!-class.
He's wonderful as Richard IV.
He's also bloody great in I, Claudius as Augustus. I kid because I love.
I think he definitely does deserve a ship named after him, as well as acting he has a long list of accomplishments under his belt: boxed with the Dalai Lama, three attempts to climb Everest, climbed Aconcagua and Kilimanjaro, the oldest man to trek to the magnetic North Pole on foot, awarded two honorary degrees, nominated for Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, and is a trained Cosmonaut.

I would be honoured to serve on the U.S.S. Blessed, especially if the computer sounded like him

Another man deserving of a starship named after him would be Christopher Pike. They already have a medal of valour named for him, so a ship would also be very fitting.
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Old October 6 2013, 07:20 PM   #88
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USS Margarita
USS Pracatan?
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Old October 6 2013, 07:25 PM   #89
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[Brian Blessed] is a trained Cosmonaut.
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I did not know that.
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Old October 7 2013, 01:18 AM   #90
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I don't think it's canon, but it may be. Regardless, I'd name one the Horizon, after my all time favorite Disney attraction; Horizons, from EPCOT.
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