Star Wars

7:30am

Fri September 16, 2011
Pop Culture

A Long Time Ago On A Radio Dial Not So Far Away.....

Excerpt from an ad that ran on Saturday, March 21st, 1981
Greeley Tribune

As Star Wars makes its newest & re-mastered appearance on Blu-ray today, we remember the radio play that aired on KUNC. Before CGI, Jar-Jar, and Special Editions, there was an analog friendly version of the trilogy where Han shot first and the Force will be with us, always.

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2:15pm

Thu July 28, 2011
The Two-Way

Designer Wins Right To Sell 'Star Wars' Stormtrooper Outfits In The U.K.

Andrew Ainsworth in his Twickenham studio.
Vicki Barker NPR

Freshly pressed stormtrooper outfits, just like the ones worn in the original 1977 Star Wars film, are still legally for sale in Great Britain after the country's Supreme Court ruled that the south London industrial designer who originally made them could keep on making them.

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1:30pm

Mon April 11, 2011
The Two-Way

Odd Photo Of The Day: 'Star Wars' Fans And Civil War Reenactors

Originally published on Mon April 11, 2011 6:46 pm

Civil War re-enactors and Star Wars fans at the Ohio Statehouse on Sunday (April 10 , 2011).
Jeff Hinckley The Columbus Dispatch

We will, we promise, have plenty of Civil War-related posts in coming months about its 150th anniversary and the impact that war had on this nation.

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