NBC, William Shatner Tie Solar Eclipse to Fighting Climate Change

April 8th, 2024 5:14 PM

On NBC News’s streaming platform NBC News NOW ahead of Monday’s total solar eclipse across large swaths of the U.S., correspondent Maura Barrett had to make the once-in-a-generation event political by invoking climate change alongside Star Trek legend William Shatner. Barrett reported from Bloomington, Indiana where Shatner would “be narrating the moments leading up to totality” and he “made a…

Live Long & Own Libs: William Shatner SCHOOLS Trans Activists Online

August 19th, 2020 5:08 PM

Legendary Star Trek actor William Shatner is not taking any bullying from the trans community. This week Shatner went toe to toe with rabid LGBTQ ideology enforcers on Twitter after they made political attacks on his non-political tweets, mercilessly mocking one of them and telling the rest to buzz off with their relentless whining. 


Joy Reid: Unfit Trump Leading Is Like Having....Shatner Fly a Plane?

March 18th, 2020 5:56 PM
Just before midnight Eastern Tuesday into Wednesday, various MSNBC guests reminded all of us that, despite the unprecedently grim state of the world, the liberal media will still act terribly and ensure NewsBusters will continue to be flush with content. Between deeming President Trump incompetent, comparing him leading to William Shatner flying a plane, and wondering if America would survive a…

New Prime Time Sitcom: '$#*! My Dad Says

May 22nd, 2010 9:48 AM
Would you watch a sitcom with your kids at 8:30 PM that had the title "$#*! My Dad Says?"The folks at CBS think you will.In fact, they're so confident the vulgar reference won't offend viewers that the star -- and hence, the dad in the vulgar title!!! -- is none other than "Star Trek's" William Shatner.According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Parents Television Council is threatening to challenge…

Sarah Palin Mocks 'Beatnik' William Shatner On 'Tonight Show

December 12th, 2009 10:26 AM
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin continued her historic climb into the hearts of Americans Friday by appearing on NBC's "Tonight Show" in a small cameo role.Host Conan O'Brien first brought out William Shatner to do a beatnik style reading of Palin's "Going Rogue" complete with music and bongos. When he was done, Palin surprisingly walked on stage to do her own reading from Shatner's…

Rush Limbaugh Chats With William Shatner

December 7th, 2009 9:26 AM
Over the summer, conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh did an interview with William Shatner for Biography Channel's new program "Shatner's Raw Nerve."It aired Sunday evening as the premiere episode.Much of the discussion was indeed biographical talking about Limbaugh's childhood, his parents, his hearing problem, and things largely unrelated to politics.In the middle of the interview,…

Shatner, Greenpeace Team Up on PR Stunt to Boldly Go Where No Green Va

August 1st, 2009 12:10 PM
Go green or have your private business robocalled and vandalized. It happened to a computer manufacturer in a Greenpeace publicity stunt earlier this week that included William Shatner. Greenpeace and the Canadian-born actor joined forces against Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) and accused the company of "breaking green promises" for not producing products completely free of PVC plastic and…

More Funnies: Shatner's 'Boston Legal' Character 'Helps' Obama

October 25th, 2008 10:32 PM
For more Saturday night entertainment pleasure, here's the video Neal Boortz talked about this week featuring William Shatner's Denny Crane character ("Boston Legal") "helping" Barack Obama as he defends the Second Amendment:

ABC's 'Boston Legal' Mocks Reagan's Alzheimer's

May 15th, 2008 5:07 PM
A practical joke on last night's "Boston Legal" had mad cow disease-afflicted lawyer Denny Crane (played by William Shatner) believing the RNC wanted him as the presidential nominee.  And it left "Boston Legal" writers with plenty of opportunities to slam Republicans, like this exchange that suggests former Republican President Ronald Reagan had mad cow disease instead of Alzheimer's:ALAN SHORE:…