I feel that theres a lot more closet case peps out there, to shy to say that there into something that has been going on now for more that 40 years now
i myself have been a fan since my mom put me in front of the tv with her in the late 80s the re-runs of the original series here in the uk. and not stop watching the series and all the new movies.
we have a love if it football tennis whatever. but theres plenty of room for trekkie fans or just people that just want to hide the fact deep down there really into it