What is Spocking a five dollar bill?

What is Spocking a five dollar bill?

Canada’s central bank is urging citizens to stop defacing their $5 notes in a tribute to deceased actor Leonard Nimoy. In a trend dubbed “Spocking,” Canadians have taken to drawing pointy ears and tiled brows on top of Canada’s seventh prime minister, Sir.

Is Spock Canadian?

Just for the record, Nimoy was from Boston and Los Angeles, not Canada, and Spock was from Planet Vulcan.

Is Leonard Nimoy Canadian?

Leonard Simon Nimoy (/ˈniːmɔɪ/; March 26, 1931 – February 27, 2015) was an American actor who achieved international fame for playing Spock in the Star Trek franchise for almost 50 years; from two pilot episodes in 1964 and 1965 to his final film performance in 2013.

What is the 5 dollar bill called in Canada?

The $5 note, issued in March 2002, was the second in the series. The face features a portrait of Sir Wilfrid Laurier produced by the noted Swedish engraver Czeslaw Slania and a vignette of the West Block of the Parliament Buildings.

What is Spocking?

Noun. Spocking (uncountable) (Canada, slang) The practice of defacing certain editions of the Canadian five-dollar banknote, using ink to alter Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s features to resemble the character Spock from Star Trek.

Are any Star Trek characters Canadian?

More than a dozen Canadian actors currently appear in Star Trek: Discovery, notably Kenneth Mitchell (Kol), Emily Coutts (Detmer), and Rekha Sharma (Landry). DS9’s Nicole de Boer (Ezri Dax) and Picard’s Alison Pill (Jurati) were both born and raised in Toronto.

What is Spocking Botox?

Spocking occurs when antiwrinkle product is concentrated too centrally, leaving the outer aspects of the elevator muscle of the forehead (the frontalis) completely active. This results in no movement in the mid forehead, but overactivity in the outer aspects, hence causing a raised ‘spocked’ brow.

Was Leonard Nimoy a smoker?

Meet Leonard N. Leonard Nimoy started smoking cigarettes as a teenager because he thought they were “cool.” The American actor best known for his iconic role as Spock on the popular television and film series, Star Trek, smoked for 37 years.

What nationality is Nimoy?

AmericanLeonard Nimoy / Nationality

What is Spocking with Botox?

‘Spocking’ usually occurs 1-2 weeks after anti-wrinkle treatments. It is described as funny-looking eyebrows that are too high towards the outer end, especially when you raise your brows. Often, they are overarched and make it look like something is not quite right.

What causes Spocking with Botox?

The Spock brow can occur by overtreating the depressors and/or undertreating the elevators in the outer half of the forehead. This contraindication tends to happen more with certain eyebrow shapes and clients who are very expressive with their eyebrows.

Is my 5 bill worth anything?

Categories of U.S. Paper Money They are typically worth between $2-$20 for $1 bills, $10-$12 for $5 bills, and $30-$5,000 for $10 bills.

How much is a 1953 $5 bill worth?

The 1953 red seal five dollar bills came in four different varieties. There are four different series 1953, 1953 A, 1953 B, and 1953 C. All of these five dollar bills are worth about $6 each in average circulated condition. If they are uncirculated they can be worth up to 40 or 50 dollars.

Which Star Trek actor has only 9 fingers?

James Doohan

James Doohan
Occupation Actor writer
Years active 1952–2005
Known for Montgomery “Scotty” Scott
Television Star Trek

Does Spocking go away?

How do I treat / fix spocking? Spocking is easy to fix. Simply place one unit of anti-wrinkle injection in the outer forehead to stop the area moving so much and this will reduce the spocking look. It takes about 5 days after correction of spocking to see the effect settle.

What does Spocking mean?