From intergalactic fame to big Internet name, George Takei has become a crusader against hate on social media - and resistance is futile.

While George carved out most of his legacy as Hikaru Sulu in the original Star Trek series, he's found a new life at 79 years-old as one of the most 'liked' people on Facebook, with over 10 million fans hanging off his every post. He's supremely witty, and is never short on scathing comebacks when Internet trolls attack.

George is also an outspoken advocate for LGBTQ rights and racial equality. As both a gay man and a Japanese-American growing up during World War II, he's seen his fair share of discrimination, and he fights against it fiercely. He recently launched a Care2 petition asking people to stand up for Muslims in the US aimed at the incoming president, Donald Trump, and is less than 3000 supporters away from achieving his goal of 160,000.

Live long and prosper, George! (h/t)

More info: Facebook, Twitter

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Pobin Rice
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3 years ago

That there is gold.

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Meike Henneman
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3 years ago

Triple upvote!

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Monty Is Fiennes
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3 years ago

Could see it coming... still funny.

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

Warp speed, Mr. Sulu!

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Anna Brandigi
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3 years ago

goddAmn

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Stille20
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3 years ago

"eww" is not a political or moral statement

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Marcos Zamarripa
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3 years ago

and Nada!

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JEFF THE KILLER
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3 years ago

dat grammar though.

Lilya
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3 years ago

*That

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Juli-Ann Anderson
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3 years ago

Love the comparison of likes...that really is the beauty of this!

luna
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3 years ago

BOIIIIIIII XD

Marysia Jawłowska
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3 years ago

technically speaking that is not trolling. Spamming at best.

Ultimate GF
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3 years ago

amazing lol

Kat Blak
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3 years ago

Don't we all love grammar nazis especially when they come from Trek actors...sigh...

Squiddosnazz
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3 years ago

I was annoyed by the incorrect your/you're before I scrolled down

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Joe Smith
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3 years ago

oh baby jesus LOL :)

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

Or just for being gross?

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JEFF THE KILLER
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3 years ago

He played himself...

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JEFF THE KILLER
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3 years ago

Surprisingly it is in there XD

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Jeanne Deaux
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3 years ago

Bam! Take that. You got served.

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Silent Skeleton
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3 years ago

Yesss :o)

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samantha iza
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3 years ago

Lol

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Master Markus
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3 years ago

Damn man, take a compliment!

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

Some people are just tone deaf.

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

And why are you up all night tweeting?

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Rick Hamilton
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3 years ago

No man should sexually assault a woman- if they do, there must be consequences- perhaps loss of citizenship or a year in jail!

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Prabhasmyhero Vasanth
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3 years ago

You missed the PRINCE-ASS George!

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Orsi Tamás
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3 years ago

😂😂😂😂😂

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Spinaap
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3 years ago

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Beside the point

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Jim
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3 years ago

his name is dingus....

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Jewel Farmer
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3 years ago

LOL!!

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

Can you say 'narcissistic personality disorder'?

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Superluminal1
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3 years ago

Why do fools fall in love?

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Master Markus
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3 years ago

That capitalization though.

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Stille20
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3 years ago

ewwww

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