I’m going to do things a little differently this time. You have two paths below, and both address that insane article from the Huffington Post, about Luke being a Sith, that I won’t link.Read more "STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS – READ THIS POST IF YOU WANT TO PREPARE (PART III)"
Recently I was asked, what is the last movie you’d request to watch? It’s a riff on the more-traditional “what would be your last meal” sort of question (short answer: Brinner), but it stopped me in my tracks.Read more "The Last Movie"
So while I was exchanging comments with my friend and frequent blog participant Al, an idea came to me about how Vader should have dealt with the situation on Mustafar. He should have surrendered! Let me take you through the reasoning why this not only makes sense, but would have resulted in Anakin becoming an […]Read more "Vader Should Have Surrendered to Obi-Wan"
So once again a post is making the rounds on the Internet that, for all its window dressing, is about how much Nerds just can’t stop b****ing about Episode I. The latest item in this 14 year labor of lament is called “Machete Order.” Go ahead and give it a look, I won’t hold it […]Read more "My Response to Star Wars: Machete Order"
So here we are, the end of our second installment of unanswered questions from the Star Wars saga. I’m going to have to create a specific archive page for this nonsense soon. And for those who critique: I missed yesterday’s post because I was trapped in the horrifically bad DC Metro system and didn’t want […]Read more "Another Unanswered Question from Revenge of the Sith"
Lately there have been a few flare ups on the blog, on Twitter and elsewhere having to do with my love of the prequels. I was originally considering going with yet another rant about how much I honestly love them (I’m listening to the Episode III soundtrack right now, actually). Then it struck me. I’m […]Read more "Let’s Get Some Perspective Here"
Owen Lars. We speak about him in the latest episode of Words With Nerds; and this is a blog that I’ve wanted to write for a little while yet. Before Luke gets to see the world at large, Owen Lars is his great obstacle. The last rampart to block his visions of the future, Owen […]Read more "In Defense of Uncle Owen"