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Star Trek Movies I-X Discuss the first ten big screen outings in this forum!

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Old October 10 2012, 05:37 AM   #1
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Has MAD Magazine ever spoofed Star Trek: Nemesis?

It's a minor thing, but when I used to read it back in my youth, I know they spoofed I through VIII, but to my knowledge, they've never spoofed Nemesis. Did they have some sort of Super Special that rectified this?

It's just one of those things.
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Old October 11 2012, 05:02 AM   #2
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Re: Has MAD Magazine ever spoofed Star Trek: Nemesis?

Not to my knowledge.

Mad magazine tends to spoof the major, well known movies of the moment, Nemesis was a low box office, semi-obscure movie. Even through Star Trek itself was well known, there were bigger movies that year to spoof.

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Old October 11 2012, 10:11 PM   #3
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Re: Has MAD Magazine ever spoofed Star Trek: Nemesis?

Spoofing it would have been redundant.
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Old October 12 2012, 03:24 AM   #4
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Re: Has MAD Magazine ever spoofed Star Trek: Nemesis?

I remember MAD's STV spoof was a one-page thing, with "God" turning out to be MAD Editor-In-Chief William Gaines. Considering how the summer of '89 was in terms of blockbuster movies, you can't blame them for giving TFF short shrift.
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Old October 12 2012, 10:43 PM   #5
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Re: Has MAD Magazine ever spoofed Star Trek: Nemesis?

I remembered when they had a 1991 Super Special that featured a Star Trek VI spoof. They had a one page Star Trek V spoof preceding it. It wasn't done by artist Mort Drucker unfortunately.

Maybe, they'll have a Star Trek-themed Super Special around Star Trek Into Darkness is released in theaters. (BTW, did they do a spoof of JJ Abrams 2009 Trek?)

Anyway, I think the spoof-title of Nemesis should have been:
Star Blecch: Numbs Us
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