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)"
Here we are, the final chapter in the Chosen One saga.Obviously, my focus through the previous blogs was on the dilemma of the Chosen One. My three candidates are obvious: Qui-Gon, Anakin and Luke. The official take on things is that it’s Anakin, Luke is something of a fan-favorite choice and Qui-Gon stems from what […]Read more "The Real Chosen One: Other Theories and Final Conclusions"
Sorry for the delay, child injured, stitches, horror, it’ll probably take me longer to recover from the experience than her. Jar Jar Hater’s heart is completely hardened to my pain, but seriously, the fact that I had to hold down my own child, screaming at a pitch and volume that I’ve never heard come from […]Read more "The Real Chosen One: Building the Case for Luke Skywalker"
So let’s move on then. The next, and most obvious, choice for Chosen One in Star Wars is Anakin Skywalker. Simply stated, he was conceived by the midichlorians and was the most powerful Jedi in all six films. Sure, you could argue he wasn’t truly “most powerful” until he turned to the Dark Side in […]Read more "The Real Chosen One: Building the Case for Anakin Skywalker"
As expected, the opinions about The Chosen One for Star Wars aren’t really as cut–and–dry as they appear at first glance. We had a vote for Anakin, who over the arc of the six films arguably fulfills that role, Luke, who succeeds by becoming “a better Jedi” than his old man and a supporting vote […]Read more "The Real Chosen One: Building the Case for Qui–Gon Jinn"
Some of you reading this may be (hopefully) people who just discovered this blog recently thanks to WordPress’ kind featuring of my last piece on Freshly Pressed. If so, welcome. It’s not always about Star Wars and Star Trek, but trust me, most of the time it is. Just with a fresher perspective of things. […]Read more "The Real Chosen One: Introduction"
Blame this one on my friend Chris. He and I started trading comments about Vader one day as a running joke and bam – this blog was born as I once more revise my thoughts on my generation’s favorite fictional bad guy.Read more "All About Vader"