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WTFRIDAYS: Real-Life Star Trek Communicators, Surfing in DESTINY, Hamster Bartender, and an Anti-Gravity Go-Pro!

It’s been a little while since we’ve had a good ol’ fashioned Nerdist News WTFridays, what with all of last week’s inter-dimensional ghost shenanigans. That’s why we’ve jam-packed today’s show with so much WTF goodness that it’s positively bursting at it’s pixelated sleeves!

Join Jessica Chobot on today’s show, as she takes you on a magical journey filled with Sparrow-surfing Destiny glitches, hamster bartenders, space station fun with a Go-Pro, and some real-life communicators just like the ones from Star Trek! Plus, the return of your Best Worst Comment of the Week! Can’t mess with a classic.

Thanks for watching today’s show, don’t forget to watch superhero come to life in the latest Origin Story, and let me know in the comments below which Star Trek tech you’d like to see in real life!

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  1. Chae Cho says:

    I heard tractor beams are being worked on. Phasers are out of the question so are transporters. Bummer. But I also heard tricorders are being worked on as a phone app.

  2. Gordon says:

    Transporters.  No more traffic bs!

  3. agirlyman says:

    oh yeah, nice shirt way to represent, I love it.

  4. agirlyman says:

    Now that intro was Hilarious Jess, thank you for that!   What the fuck day indeed.

  5. Scott says:

    Very much appreciate the love for “The D” with that shirt! Excellent!

  6. Jack says:

    Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.

  7. Kim Cardassian says:

    Data. I want a Data. You know… to teach things to.