"Star Fleet Capt. Jean-Luc Picard commanded it. Now some Trekkie owns it.
"A model of the Starship Enterprise used in the pilot and title sequences of 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' sold for $576,000 Saturday at an auction of costumes, sets and props from 40 years of the 'Star Trek' sci-fi franchise."
I guess it is the next best thing to kissing a girl. For 500 grand, it better be.
Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger — amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can also follow him on his personal blog.