Newsweek: Did you watch that when you were growing up? Barack Obama: I used to love Star Trek. You know, Star Trek was ahead of its time. There was a whole—the special effects weren’t real good, but the storylines were always evocative, you know, there was a little commentary and a little pop philosophy for a 10-year-old to absorb.
Newsweek: A lot of U.N. stuff. Barack Obama: Yes, exactly, right.