President Obama Lives Out His Nerdiest Fantasy

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Here is President Obama flashing the Vulcan salute during a visit from Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek's Lieutenant Uhura. She went to the Oval Office back in February but didn't tweet out the photo until today. This must have been a dream come true for the president, who is an admitted fan of Star Trek and confessed to Nichols that he had a crush on her character when he was a child. If it wasn't already clear, this photo officially puts Obama on the nerd side of the great Nerd vs. Jocks debate.


Courting Nerd Vote, Obama Flashes Star-Trek Salute With Nichelle Nichols [ABC]

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This is the only person I've ever voted for who's actually won. And I'm so glad it was him.