Re: FW: TJ Kirk

Mark Turner (
Fri, 22 Sep 1995 09:58:49 -0700 (PDT)

> Just adding my 0.02 to this, I heard a wacky kooky rumor which may have no
> basis that they were originally called James T. Kirk until Paramount
> threatened to sue for "Star Trek" infringement. Which then leaves me
> wondering if Karen Black ever sued the band Karen Black for taking her
> actual name which she uses a lot more often than say, any fictional
> character.
That wacky kooky rumor is a wacky kooky fact. And I imagine
that Karen Black has a better sense of humor than Paramount.
(BTW, that band is actually called The Voluptuous Horror of
Karen Black.)

 Mark Turner