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RIP: Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy smiling

Leonard Nimoy–actor, director, writer, poet, musician, and elder stateman of the sci-fi geek community for his role as Mr. Spock–died yesterday at age 83. Chances are if you read this site, this is not news to you…since social media has been awash with memorials. And rightly so. An irreplaceable loss to culture, pop or otherwise.

Rox pointed out that bits of Leigh’s interview with him from DragonCon 2009 has been posted on YouTube. So for a look back at the man in one of his elements, here you go:

And as Rob pointed out on our Facebook page, his last tweet is profound, amazing and simply perfect:

Thanks for everything, Mr. Nimoy. Rest well.