Redshirts (was: Telephone Number Damages)

Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Tue Apr 2 03:16:30 UTC 2002

On Mon, 1 Apr 2002, Laurence Horn wrote:

#At 8:11 PM -0500 4/1/02, Mark A Mandel wrote:

#>In sf (science fiction) fandom, "redshirts" are the extras, especially
#>from Security, who are the first to die; from (the original) Star Trek.

#Were they red?  In our family, the kids called them "the orange guys".

I think of them as red, not orange. Maybe your TV's color balance was

-- Mark M.

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