Winky’s many spleens…
He was asking for it.
After all, who doesn’t know about the red shirt?
They might run out of red shirts someday.
But “That Guy” made it to “Galaxy Quest”! And lived to tell the tale.
Gone, but not forgotten: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redshirts_(novel)
You lose those guys every year.
Should be an hour’s worth of ‘That Other Guy…’ and ‘That Other, Other Guy…’.
Next is Ensign Kenny, Ensign Kenny, Ensign Kenny, Ensign Kenny…..
Meanwhile, on The Orville……
Check out the SF novel “Redshirts” by John Scalzi. An interesting take on this phenomenon and well deserving winner of the 2013 Hugo Award for best SF novel.
As Quark says in “The Ferengi Rules of Acquisition”: “Average Life expectancy of a Starfleet Security Guard: Rarely survives past the second act break.”
It’s as good as most of us are going to get.
They killed red shirt guy??? the bastards
One of my favorite Christmas memories is going to the Apple Store when the staff had been issued red t-shirts in honor of the holiday. Talk about tempting fate
Those Red Shirts really knew how to keep a drinking party going, didn’t they? “He’s dead, Jim.” (Glug)… ☺
R.I.P. “Ted” in “Dilbert”.
Better than an Orange Moron in a red tie.