Obama Flashes Vulcan Salute With ‘Uhura’

Nichelle Nichols, who played the character ‘Uhura’ in the original TV show ‘Star Trek,’ met President Obama in the White House back in February. But she finally received this photo in the mail yesterday, according to her Twitter feed, with the caption “Taken 2/29/12 in the Oval Office – Live Long & Prosper!”

(h/t Byron Tau

 

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