Week in Geek: George Takei Surprises Gay Teen, One iRing to Rule Them All, and More

By: Jase Peeples
2.1.2013

George Takei Surprises Newly Out Gay Teen

New Jersey high school student Jacob Rudolph became a social media phenomenon when a video of him coming out publically to over 300 of his classmates went viral last month. Even Star Trek legend George Takei, one of Rudolph’s models, shared the young man’s video after hearing his story. This week, Anderson Cooper invited the brave teen to appear on Anderson Live to share his experience and surprised him by bringing Takei on stage to personally congratulate Jacob. See his reaction in the video clip below.

 

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