For decades, Jean-Luc Picard of "Star Trek" has largely been presented as genteel and at times buttoned up. Now he's someone who has uttered the F-word for the world to hear. A healthy online conversation followed.
It's May the 4th, a day for Star Wars nerds to geek out on Luke Skywalker, lightsabers and the Millennium Falcon. So why are so many sci fi fans talking about Spock, phasers and the USS Enterprise?