Re: USA and UK surviving into the Trek era
I'm not sure if it's significant, but I always wondered about the implications of Spock's line from Spectre of the Gun
: "The names were known in the annals of the opening of the western sector of America. The United States of America, that is
What implications would there be? "America" covers two continents, Spock simply clarified which part of "America" he meant.
The boring one, the one with Khan, the one where Spock returns, the one with whales, the dumb one, the last one, the one with Kirk, the one with the Borg, the stupid one, the bad one, the new one, the other one with Khan.