George Takei, others note Michelle Obama’s Romulan-inspired Inauguration outfit

Thank you, Internet!

First lady Michelle Obama kicked off Inauguration Day in a Thom Browne ensemble reportedly inspired by a men’s silk tie. Or, you know, Star Trek:

https://twitter.com/MorteAiTiranni/status/294154367882366976

Even Sulu couldn’t help but notice the Romulan influence.

https://twitter.com/garymic/status/294145237205544960

George Takei wrote on Facebook, “Who wore it better? #Obamulan.”

https://twitter.com/LilMissRightie/status/294078861648478210

https://twitter.com/LilMissRightie/statuses/294080821629947904

Indeed. But libs and conservatives alike found the resemblance striking. How could they not?

https://twitter.com/rpolanskyWFSB/status/293468456538480640

https://twitter.com/coldlippdheresy/status/293392110164520960

https://twitter.com/djvolvox/status/294113973433954304

https://twitter.com/Vietor/status/293455382955827200

https://twitter.com/georgemag/status/293419674954248194

https://twitter.com/Delilah_Night/status/293743985233649665

It can’t be unseen. And we’re OK with that (though not as OK as this guy):

https://twitter.com/danforthfrance/status/293392687892144128

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