The Empire: Palpatine's Mistake. You have to wonder about some people. I mean, who thinks that first co-opting the Senate, then dissolving the Senate -a symbolic element of the Old Republic, is a good idea? Then again, this is the same person who threw pieces of it at Yoda, so it seems like the seeds of doom for the Empire were sown at about the same time that it was … [Read more...] about Was This The Emperor’s Biggest Blunder?
The Dark Side
THE FORCE: Part I One of the things I liked most about the Star Wars movies was the notion of the Force. That's what I want to talk about this time out. I know that there is a lot to the subject. I don't expect to do a complete job in just a couple of paragraphs talking about it, not in a single article; but as a basis for ongoing discussion I think this is a good place to … [Read more...] about The Force: An in Depth Look at the True Meaning