Star Trek: Random Facts. The first one is incorrect, Gene Rodenberry described Star Trek as a wagon train to the stars to entice and explain this to the network people he was pitching it to. And I don't believe the fact about the president either. He did use the phrase "Jedi mind-meld" on occasion. He may know about the Vulcan salute, that's a fact my 4 year old granddaughter knows too.