Posts Tagged ‘star wars’


Via Political Wire: 

“If you had told me a year and a half ago that the White House would be devoting timewriting on how Lord Vader could fix our economic woes, I would have just laughed loudly at you.”

— A White House staffer, quoted by Mother Jones, reacting to the online petitions received by the White House.

Really? I could have told you that that is exactly what would happen. Did the White House seriously think they weren’t going to get trolled on the internet? If there’s one thing the internet is good at, it’s getting massive quantities of people to do something nerdy and funny, like force the White House to talk about Death Stars.

Also, cats.

So many cats. 

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Disney has purchased Star Wars for $4 Billion Dollars. Episode 7 will be released in 2015.




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Kevin Drum has a confession to make:

No, I’m not confessing to being a Justin Bieber fan. But I do think that Return of the Jedi is the best of the six Star Wars movies

Drum was immediately corrected by many stating that Empire is in fact the best.

But they’re all wrong! A New Hope is clearly the superior movie.

And Kevin, a word? There were only 3 Star Wars movies. Episodes 1 through 3 don’t count. Much like the most recent Indiana Jones, they were a disgrace to their franchise.

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