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5 of the best Star Trek tweets this week

The hashtag #StarTrek is popular on Twitter and is further proof that the fandom, even those who don’t watch the new series, is alive and well

As a Star Trek fan, if you’ve spent any time on Twitter, you will, undoubtedly have seen the myriad tweets about the franchise. These range from celebrations over the upcoming new shows to “this day in Trek history.” Not that this was ever in question, but Star Trek fans will keep the flame of their beloved franchise alive for centuries to come.

In case you’re not on Twitter or you missed these, we’re sharing some of the best tweets this week with the understanding that “best” is based upon this writer’s opinion.

Quark has to act fast to take out a Jem’Hdar. This is a pivotal moment considering Ferengis aren’t known for their battle skills.

This was an important moment in Star Trek as we got to see Worf’s human parents as well as a different side of the brusque warrior. He was finally able to let down his guard, if only for a moment, when his parents arrived on the Enterprise.

Rom was one of the most lovable Ferengis, and even though Quark always referred to him as an idiot, Rom showed, on so many occasions, that he was smart and innovative.

With the Star Trek theme and the array of ships, this brief glimpse of history will put a lump in your throat.

And a mini-reunion between Zachary Quinto and Karl Urban (Spock and Bones) from the Star Trek movies.

Fans around the world continue to celebrate their love of this amazing franchise. So even if you’re not a big fan of Twitter, this is at least one reason to visit the social media platform once in a while.