The Man Trap" aired on NBC television (I being slightly over 3 months old at the time), ushering in a new era in science fiction.
Today, 44 years later, Star Trek is still going strong, bringing enjoyment to legions of fans young and old. I've been a huge fan for as long as I can remember, having been in a fan film myself, and actually having met my future wife in a Star Trek fan club. Star Trek has been an enormous influence on my life, for better or ill.
Happy 50th, Star Trek - I was just a bit too young to remember watching Trek when it was in first-run on television (but I was alive then, and it's certainly possible that I was ...