Today we celebrate the incredible prescience of Star Trek merchandising, which anticipated this very scenario nearly 35 years in advance. Remember this scene from the 2009 Star Trek film?
Or maybe it was by only 20 years or so, if we include the deleted scene from Star Trek Generations depicting Captain Kirk doing some orbital skydiving:
Now, if we could just get those groovy helmets officially on screen at some point….
(* = inspired by the “Your Moment of Zen” segments from The Daily Show)