Kirk’s kid­ney stone sold

Weekend Argus (Sunday Edition) - - OBITUARIES -

THE AC­TOR who played Cap­tain Kirk in the Star Trek TV se­ries, Wil­liam Shat­ner, auc­tioned his kid­ney stone for $75 000 in 2006 and do­nated the pro­ceeds to char­ity.

The Cana­dian, now 86, also played Kirk in the Star Trek films.

The buyer of the stone, Gold­enPalace. com, is the same on­line casino com­pany that bid $28 000 for a cheese sand­wich that re­sem­bled the Vir­gin Mary. – Auc­tions Writer

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