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Old September 27 2010, 04:44 AM   #1
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Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

When did they do this one?
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Old September 27 2010, 07:05 AM   #2
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

Clearly the Engineering set's from TNG, so some time during its production.
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Old September 27 2010, 12:37 PM   #3
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

Probably 1990. The privatisation of the electricity industry in the UK was authorised in 1989, and the initial sell off began in 1990. That advert is from that initial sale...
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Old September 28 2010, 12:11 AM   #4
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

Whatr the heck is shatner saying back to Scotty after the Umbrella is beamed in - "it's not the prolly you brolley..."??? WTF? I like a lot of British programs, but I have NO CLUE as to what that phrase means/is refering to.
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Old September 28 2010, 12:24 AM   #5
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

^ Kirk says: "I don't need a brolly you wally! Beam us up!"
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Old September 28 2010, 01:00 AM   #6
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

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Clearly the Engineering set's from TNG, so some time during its production.
So is the Transporter room.
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Old September 28 2010, 01:59 PM   #7
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That was great.

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But is it canon?
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Old September 28 2010, 06:31 PM   #8
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That was great.

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But is it canon?
Of course it is.

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Old September 28 2010, 11:43 PM   #9
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Re: Star Trek - William Shatner & James Doohan - British Commercial

That was a block of mouldy cheese.
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Old September 29 2010, 05:45 AM   #10
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RandyS wrote: View Post
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That was great. ... But is it canon?
Of course it is.
At the risk of starting a flame war, it's more canon to me than ENT or NEMESIS...
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Old September 29 2010, 02:54 PM   #11
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That was great!!!
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Old October 3 2010, 02:06 AM   #12
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That was a block of mouldy cheese.
I agree, a little cheesy, but funny nonetheless!
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Old October 3 2010, 11:57 PM   #13
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That clip was better than ALL of STV! Wow!
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Old October 7 2010, 04:02 PM   #14
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If a commercial can do all that why couldn't an hour long program?
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Old October 7 2010, 09:06 PM   #15
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Do all what?
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