The U.S. Space Force: Real Life StarTrek

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So the American military always had 5 branches: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and the National Guard. A new branch, “The Space Force”, was added on December 19, 2019 and is the 6th military service branch… The U.S. Space Force would be the first new military service in more than 70 years, following the establishment of the U.S. Air Force in 1947.    

President Donald Trump on Friday revealed the official logo for the Space Force in a tweet:

The Space Force, a big interest of Trump’s, became a reality last month when Congress passed a $738 billion military bill that created the sixth branch of the military. And now the Air Force will help create this new branch.  Members of the Space Force will focus more on global communications, rather than physically fighting anyone in outer space.  Whatever they do, a lot of people are laughing because it looks like the logo from Star Trek:

If you haven’t heard of Star Trek, it is a very successful brand of T.V. shows and movies that has been remade countless times. Here is a commercial for one of the many, MANY Star Trek remakes:

 

Actually, this is not true. Space Force actually copied an Air Force logo. Here it is: