To boldly go where now man has (legally) gone before

Here's a Nunc Scio hat-tip to Star Trek actor George Takei and his partner, Brad Altman, for being the first gay couple to receive their marriage license in West Hollywood. Here's a video of the pair (at about 2:40, complete with shirtless Sulu sword action):

On Monday, California became the second state in the USA to allow gay marriage. Good news for fans of personal liberty, and, as it turns out, Star Trek. Good work, Mr. Sulu. I wish you all the best.