Not only is he one of the foundation actors for a pop culture phenomenon, he is a tireless champion for GLBT community causes. And he is one of our own.
I think this man is a national living treasure.
Mazal Tov George Takei.
PS you were screwed that they didn't make a Star Trek Excelsior series like the fans demanded.
Mr Takei as Captain Hikaru Sulu - Commanding Officer Starship Excelsior
Mr Takei and his lovely partner Brad
Mr Takei and his partner Brad Altman at their wedding - accompanied by the stunningly ageless Nichelle Nichols and the wonderful Walter Keonig
Live Long And Prosper Mr Takei