THE GREAT MULLARD MAGIC BLOG — mig 25

TUBES BOLDLY GO WHERE NO TUBE HAS GONE BEFORE

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TUBES BOLDLY GO WHERE NO TUBE HAS GONE BEFORE

Well, here we are again with part two of this scintillating blog, and I thought I had better change the title as we are talking about an American sci-fi series so our teminology needs to reference tubes instead of valves - that's right innit? Anyhow, we were discussing the 1964 pilot episode of Star Trek TOS, The Cage and the valves therein..... so... where were they then ...... well, they were in the communicator. And as proof, here we see Mrs Roddenberry, complete with futuristic 23rd century blue nail varnish wielding her communicator whilst standing next to Captain Pike.  ...

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