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 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
Will Rey Turn to the Dark Side? - Star Wars The Last Jedi With The Last Jedi almost upon us, speculation has heated up about what might happen to Rey in the movie. Seeing her wielding Kylo Ren's lightsaber at the end of yesterday's TV spot has certainly added fuel to the fire. From what we can glean from some of the more recent trailers is that there seems to … [Read more...] about What if Rey Switches Sides in The Last Jedi?
It's Time to Answer This Once and for All There are few age-old questions that all Star Wars fans ask, from "Who shot first?" to "Was Anakin really the chosen one?" Many playgrounds during recess turned into a debate forum. One particular topic has always been disputed: the Light Side, or the Dark Side, which is stronger? (For a detailed debate on this, check out the latest … [Read more...] about The Dark Side or The Light, Which is Truly Stronger?