Who is the United States more like, ROmulans or Cardassians? I'm gonna say Cardassians.
The most common answer from Star Trek creators is that the U.S. and all modern humans are most like the Ferengi, except the Ferengi never had slavery.
But, getting back to the point, hats off the all the servicemen out there. Hope you're with loved ones now or soon, safe and sound, and able to come home and enjoy the freedoms of your homeland, regardless of your nationality or creed.
Comm, open ship wide communications...."This is Admiral Silverwolf to crew of the North Carolina, prepare Phasers and Torpedos for salute to the service men and women that have proceded us in protecting the freedoms and liberties which we enjoy today as well as to mark the 468 anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor." "Present arms.... FIRE! FIRE! FIRE!" "Thank you everone, please take a moment, then return to your normal duties, Silverwolf out."