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Published December 29, 2013, 02:30 AM

Did You Know That: Former North Dakotan 'beamed up' Capt. Kirk

It was a former North Dakotan, not Scotty, who “beamed” Capt. James T. Kirk aboard the Starship Enterprise during almost every episode of “Star Trek” in the 1960s – or at least, it was Bowman’s Jim Rugg who created the illusion that Kirk’s body was being reconstituted inside the transformer of the Enterprise.

By: Curtis Eriksmoen, INFORUM

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