No side in the ongoing battle between Star Trek and Star Wars ever seems to gain a stronger upper-hand, however, US President Barack Obama has revealed his allegiance.
He’s a Trekker (or Trekkie for the common tongue).
The original Lt. Uhura herself, Nichelle Nichols, visited the White House on February 29 and met the President for a photo op. Earlier this week, Nichols tweeted a photo of them taken in the Oval Office that day, which you can see below. As you can see, Obama’s got his Vulcan salute down.