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Snaggy

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Icon 9 posted August 30, 2004 07:48      Profile for Snaggy   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Hundreds of Star Trek fans bade farewell to James Doohan as he appeared at one last convention before retiring from public life.

[Happytears] [weep] [Happytears]

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ooby
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Icon 1 posted August 30, 2004 08:20      Profile for ooby     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
He just can't do it anymore. He doesn't have the power.

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drunkennewfiemidget
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Icon 1 posted August 30, 2004 08:38      Profile for drunkennewfiemidget     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by ooby:
He just can't do it anymore. He doesn't have the power.

I was hoping no one would go there. [Wink]
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Erbo
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Icon 1 posted August 30, 2004 09:07      Profile for Erbo     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
See also Wil Wheaton's remarks on the occasion. He gives Doohan a very touching tribute.

(I have a copy of Doohan's autobiography, which he signed for me and my wife back in Santa Barbara...I'll treasure it even more now.)

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fanboy_uk

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Icon 1 posted September 01, 2004 09:24      Profile for fanboy_uk   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
As an update he has made one more 'last public appearance" and a very apt honour.

His very own star

The Canadians here must be mighty proud.

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