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Trump Unveils New Space Force Logo, Inciting 'Star Trek' Fan Outrage

29 days ago   |   By NPR

Fans of the beloved television show don't want the symbol to live long or prosper. Instead, they're calling the design a knockoff.
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Trump Unveils Logo For New United States Space Force, With Nod to Star Trek

Trump Unveils Logo For New United States Space Force, With Nod to Star Trek

29 days ago   |   By Time

The Pentagon's new U.S. Space Force is not Star Trek ‘s Starfleet Command, but their logos bear a striking similarity.
President Donald Trump unveiled the Space Force logo Friday, writing on Twitter that he had consulted with military leaders and designers before presenting the blue-and-white symbol, which features an arrowhead shape centered on a planetary background and encircled by the words, “United States Space Force” and “Department of the Air Force.”
The logo, which bears the date 2019 in Roman numerals, also is similar in design to that of Air Force Space Command, from which Space...
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Star Trek Jokes Ensue After Trump Tweets New Space Force Seal

29 days ago   |   By Slate

Fans were quick to point out the similarities to Starfleet's famous logo, which was inspired by NASA.
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Trump's new Space Force logo bears strong resemblance to Star Trek emblem

Trump's new Space Force logo bears strong resemblance to Star Trek emblem

29 days ago   |   By New York Post

The US military is boldly going where no one has gone before. President Trump unveiled the official emblem of the newly minted Space Force Friday, and observers quickly noted a strong resemblance to the symbol of an even more famous interstellar unit - Star Trek's Star Fleet. “After consultation with our Great Military Leaders, designers,...
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Trump touts logo for new Space Force, with nod to Star Trek

29 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Pentagon's new U.S. Space Force is not Star Trek's Starfleet Command, but their logos bear a striking similarity.
President Donald Trump unveiled the Space Force logo Friday, writing on Twitter that he had consulted with military leaders and designers before presenting the blue-and-white symbol, which features an arrowhead shape centered on a planetary background and encircled by the words, “United States Space Force” and “Department of the Air Force.”
The logo, which bears the date 2019 in Roman numerals, also is similar in design to that of Air Force Space Command, from...
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George Takei is not impressed by Space Force's 'Star Trek-like logo

29 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Space Force is hardly going where no man has gone before, according to a star from the original cast of “Star Trek.” On Friday, President Trump proudly tweeted a photo of the logo for the new military branch designed to extend the United States' reach beyond land, sea and sky as we know it. “After...
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Trump just revealed the logo for the Space Force and it looks like the Star Trek symbol

29 days ago   |   By CNBC

The commander-in-chief on Friday revealed the logo for the new Space Force in a tweet, and it looked a lot like the symbol for Star Trek's fictional Starfleet Command.
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Trump's official unveiling of new Space Force logo is being mocked for looking like a 'Star Trek' rip-off

Trump's official unveiling of new Space Force logo is being mocked for looking like a 'Star Trek' rip-off

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump's official unveiling of the US military's Space Force logo was mocked on Twitter for resembling an emblem from a long-running and beloved science-fiction franchise.
Actor George Takei, who starred in the TV show as Hikaru Sulu, appeared to suggest that the show ought to be compensated: "Ahem. We are expecting some royalties from this...," he said in a tweet .
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