So tonight I'm watching Trekkies 2
, the documentary that among other things seeks to prove that yes, German Star Trek
in fact far more mad than you or I, if probably harmless. One short segment follows a Mr. Bill Craft's lifelong campaign to have the USPS issue a Trek-related stamp. He relates to the camera the support he's had for this cause, with visuals of the letters he's received - from Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, faculty from MIT and Cal Tech, US Senators...
Am I alone in finding it mildly amusing to see Kerry's name in an objectively ludicrous (and certainly nonpartisan) context, right about now?