For Admiral Ackbar

A friend mentioned on Facebook that, when the song “Suspicious Minds” by Elvis came on the radio recently, someone quipped “Admiral Ackbar would like this song.” So she Googled “Admiral Ackbar Suspicious Minds” on a whim and found this video. Hope you enjoy Jedi Elvis! [Read more…]

Star Wars Medley

Check out this musically delightful and wonderfully entertaining arrangement of familiar themes from the music of Star Wars for violin and voice, performed by Lindsey Stirling and Peter Hollens! And on a related note, here is a book that might be a perfect gift for the stormtrooper in your life:   [Read more…]

The Doctor and The Master: Lightsaber Duel

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This Is The Blog You Are Looking For

Just in case you didn't already know that. HT Approaching Justice   [Read more…]

It’s a Tarp

I blogged today about a question that was intended to distract from a discussion of evolution and the shortcomings of young-earth creationism, and one person quipped on in a comment, ‘as the good Admiral would say…’ That reference was of course to the popular Admiral Ackbar “It’s a trap” meme. That in turn reminded me [Read More…]

I Find Your Faith Disturbing

Jeremy Smith came across a sticker that took a phrase from Star Wars in what was intended to be an atheistic direction: In Star Wars: A New Hope, Darth Vader says “I find your lack of faith disturbing” to a skeptic of the Force. Jeremy Smith finds a more positive interpretation of the phrase: religious faith should [Read More…]

Jedi Philosophical Conundrum

Even imaginary philosophies and religions have trouble avoiding all contradictions. HT Tom Verenna on Facebook   [Read more…]

Happy 4th of July!

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Goodbye, Google Reader!

    Thanks to Jeremy Myers for the inspiration to make the above image!   [Read more…]

Happy Vader’s Day

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