On this day in 1966, Star Trek debuted on television. Google may have celebrated a day early, but today Oreo Cookie celebrates the 46th “Star Trek Day” by tweeting their #dailytwist photo in honor of Trek with the caption, “We are the Captain Kirk to Milk’s Spock.”
Check that and more Star Trek Birthday links from across the web
Happy 46th Anniversary, Star Trek!
Today, Oreo payed homage to Trek as part of their Daily Twist campaign, and you can see all of their other tributary cookie creations on their twitter page (@Oreo).
More Trek Bday Links + Google Doodle Is Big News
Here are some more links celebrating Star Trek’s birthday:
- io9: 10 things You Probably Didn’t Know About Star Trek: TOS
- NerdBastards: It was 46 years Ago Today…
- HuffPo: Interview with Nichelle Nichols
- Christian Science Monitor: 10 Best Episodes of TOS + Star Trek’s Surprising role in Civil Rights
- ABC: Star Trek: Through The Years
- IBN: The Hottest Women of Star Trek
- AICN: Behind the Scenes Pic of the day.
More birthday Tweets
There have also been many many tweets about Star Trek’s bday, including a couple showing your tax dollars at work…
— NASA (@NASA) September 8, 2012
— SmithsonianAirSpace (@airandspace) September 8, 2012