I didn’t watch the new Star Trek on Sunday. The SyFy channel very cleverly ran a Battlestar Galactica marathon over the weekend, and I was recording a stellar episode when the new Trek was playing.
To show you how important this sort of thing is, here’s a picture of yours truly standing near the actual prop that was used as Apollo’s viper throughout the series:
Notice the realistic detail, including the NO STEP on the wing.
To be fair, here I am in front of the actual chair Captain Kirk sat in during the original Star Trek:
Yes, it took me a few takes to get the chair and my head lined up, and my eyebrow just right. Can you blame me?