I know it is pedantic but please…..

[Imported from Whale Oil Beef Hooked on Blogger]

Would everyone please stop saying “Beam me up, Scotty”, especially now as James Doohan has sadly passed away.

Why? Because this was never, ever said in the TV series EVER. The closest you can get is Captain Kirk saying “Beam me up, Mr Scott” or in Star Trek IV saying “Scotty, Beam me up”.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Famous_non-quotation

There are some other interesting non-quotes there as well.

 


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