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Coinage

I’m staking my freak flag in geek history today by coining the nickname “K-Kenn” whenever referring to new Star Wars Executive Producer and Grand Mistress Poobah Kathleen Kennedy. We’ll be using it a lot in the coming years (until Disney … Continue reading

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Going Solo?

My friend WookieePox sent me this article about Harrison Ford being “open” to reprising Han Solo in Episode VII. There’s no actual news here, just that Ford hasn’t slammed the door on the idea. Meanwhile, apparently Lucas told Mark Hamill … Continue reading

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A New Type of Fan

Paul F. McDonald has a new post up at Star Wars Heresies you should check out. Another great read, but toward the end he makes the wise plea that it’s finally time for a new type of Star Wars fan … Continue reading

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The Good Fight

Adam has done such an outstanding job on his essay, “The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth about Star Wars,” refuting many of the attacks and misconceptions about the 1-3 trilogy that I thought I’d give a … Continue reading

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What 4 Billion Buys

Apparently, it will buy a brighter future in many, many children’s lives. George Lucas is donating ALL the money from Lucasfilm’s sale to Disney to education. For many kids, it will mean an improvement in their lives, the possibility of … Continue reading

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Reader Commentary from Nilbog’s Storybook Land

Adam sent in a must read slam dunk article that all lovers of the saga should read. Spot on stuff! He has given his permission to reprint it in full. Visit his site, Nilbog’s Storybook Land, and make sure to … Continue reading

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Open the savings account

The other thing about the Episode VII announcement is that it means I’ve got three years to save for that 70″ 3-D monitor and blu-ray player I’ve got my eye on. My wife has been put on notice.

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Climbing off the Ledge

My regular readers have been doing a heroic job of trying to talk me off the ledge about my fears of Disney caving to hateboy demands. I sure hope you guys are right that Disney is dedicated to protecting George … Continue reading

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Song of the Sith

The big question for me regarding the new Disney/Lucasfilm deal doesn’t have to do with Episode VII or what direction the saga takes in the future. Every new movie, story and franchise development from this point forward is a delightful … Continue reading

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Didn’t we just leave this party?

LazyPadawan at SWPAS makes a salient point that needs to be shouted from the mountaintops NOW and repeated over and over during the next three years leading up to Episode VII: ” But already I am seeing hateboy nation making … Continue reading

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