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NASA Releases Stunning New Image Of Saturn's 'Death Star'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.24.2017 | Science

NASA says it resembles an eyeball. But it’s hard to look at Tethys, one of the moons of Saturn, and not see the Death Star, especially in the image ...

'Star Wars' Reveals The Title Of 'Episode VIII'

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 01.23.2017 | Entertainment

The ninth film in the “Star Wars” franchise has a title. “Star Wars: Episode VIII” will be called “The Last Jedi,” it was announced Monday...

Going Back to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Adina Ciment | Posted 12.18.2016 | Entertainment
Adina Ciment

With this new episode coming out, the stakes are high. I'm not just talking about the franchise here. When the first three episodes came out, there wasn't as much at stake. It was backstory. My childhood characters were safe back in the 70s and I could line up with the rest of the world and criticize the prequels as not being real. Not part of the "real" movies.

Why Destroying The Death Star Was A Major Mistake

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 12.02.2015 | Entertainment

You don't necessarily have to wait for the Dec. 18 release of "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" to find out what happened after the Rebel A...

Star Wars: 15 Books About the Films That Created a Galaxy and Changed the World

Dennis Miller | Posted 11.23.2016 | Books
Dennis Miller

This list displays the array of subjects and studies the series has spawned, from technical details to the cutting edge technology that brought the visionary tale to the screen and influenced two generations.

Breakfast Will Never Be The Same For 'Star Wars' Fans

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.04.2015 | Taste

You know, the dark side doesn't seem all that bad. It turns out they serve waffles for breakfast. This isn't just any ordinary waffle maker -- it's ...

Death Star Architect Wants You To Lay Off About The Exhaust Ports

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.04.2015 | Comedy

Here on Force Friday, it's time to settle an age-old "Star Wars" debate -- and it's not who shot first or the best way to kill Jar Jar. It's who the ...

White House Still Refuses To Build A Death Star

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.04.2013 | Politics

Even though the White House is celebrating Star Wars Day, they're still refusing to build a Death Star. A December 2012 "We the People" petition ur...

I'm With Stupid: Why Are Geeks So Mad About Star Wars?

Todd Hartley | Posted 03.20.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

My son, who has seen only the original Star Wars, doesn't really understand the song, so he asked me one time, "Why does his dad get so mad about Star Wars?"

White House Petitions: Death Stars And Other Ridiculous Requests

Mother Jones | Posted 01.18.2013 | Politics

As White House officials were busy pondering new gun violence prevention measures, preparing for the coming debt-ceiling showdown with Republicans, an...

'Star Wars' Fan Site Sends Obama A Letter About Death Star

Posted 01.16.2013 | Entertainment

The Empire does not think that Earth deserves a Death Star, despite the 34,435 hopefuls who signed a White House petition to have the "Star Wars" vehi...

'The Administration Does Not Support Blowing Up Planets'

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 01.11.2013 | Politics

Sorry, folks. The Obama administration will not be building a Death Star. The White House responded Friday night to a petition on its website urgi...

Friday Talking Points -- Merry Cliffmas!

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Here is our 238th installment of valiantly attempting to get Democrats to occasionally speak with one voice, and not get lost in the weeds of rhetoric.

Real-Life 'Death Star' Petition Gets Enough Signatures On White House Site

Posted 12.14.2012 | Denver

Well, it looks like the Dark Side of the Force is strong within the White House website thanks to a Longmont, Colorado man who set up a petition reque...

Build Us A Death Star -- And Fast!

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bufkin | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

Americans are petitioning the White House to go where it has never gone before -- to construct a "Death Star" by 2016 to "strengthen our national defe...

Treacherous Politics

James Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Miller

Anyone who has read Founding Brothers, or any other great read about the men who founded this country, can't help but be blown away by how different p...

Consumer Power: A Silver Lining in the Supreme Court's Radical Ruling?

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

January 21, 2010. A day that makes me feel as though we are living our very own Star Wars Episode 3. For all the wonderful people and places in Washin...