Star Trek Dance Parties: You’re Prob Not Invited

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Years ago, women like this were supposed to make fun of people like you for loving Star Trek. Now they’re making a living promoting it — and not just at Comic-Con, but at “hipster” dance parties in L.A. The geek chic pendulum has officially swung as far as it can.

[More photos via Cobrasnake & LA Weekly]

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Update: Here’s the t-shirt they were giving away there, from the failed eBay auction. It’s a riff on this Beatles t-shirt by a Japanese designer whose name I’ve forgotten. Too bad it says Cobrasnake on it. – Joel

Update 2:

The poster is by Jesse Phillips, but I can’t find it for sale anywhere. I sent him an email to ask if Paramount is selling any, though. – Joel

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13 Responses to Star Trek Dance Parties: You’re Prob Not Invited

  1. grimc says:

    @#4

    They’re models. In LA. Gold could be available from water taps and they would still be desperate for jobs.

  2. Tensegrity says:

    Those models make me want to boldly go where Kirk has gone before.

  3. huntsu says:

    These women used to be ON Star Trek.

  4. wingbatwu says:

    you forgot to link this tshirt

    http://www.bustedtees.com/virgin

  5. inkfumes says:

    The poster is cool and green chicks are green, but C’MON Star Trek is SOOO PLAYED OUT. I have zero desire to see the new movie.

  6. Enochrewt says:

    #1: Hipsters suck, no you don’t.

  7. Bugs says:

    I don’t know what a hipster is, but suddenly I want to go to their parties.

  8. gruben says:

    Experimental Jetset, not a Japanese designer.

  9. szielins says:

    Not all forms of mockery take the form of a pointed finger and a shouted, “NERD!”…

  10. Fake Account says:

    I sort of want that poster.

  11. Anonymous says:

    they totally would not be doing this if they weren’t desperate for a job.

  12. cinemajay says:

    @3, it’s because that poster is full of awesome! WANT!

  13. monstrinho_do_biscoito says:

    models SMASH!

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