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'The Oatmeal' Remembers 'Star Trek' Creator's Heroic Plane Crash Rescue

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Actress Nichelle Nichols -- "Lt. Uhura" -- at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood on Nov. 3, 2010. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Nichelle Nichols on being "chosen"

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