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Luke Skywalker's Lightsaber in 'Jedi' Belonged to Obi-Wan

Inverse | Posted 01.26.2017 | Entertainment
Inverse

This article was originally posted on Inverse. By Ryan Britt How Luke Skywalker was able to build a brand new lightsaber before Return of the Jedi...

Have You Noticed Microsoft Stock Has Steadily Risen Under Satya Nadella?

Ira Kalb | Posted 04.06.2016 | Business
Ira Kalb

Since virtually unknown Satya Nadella took over the helm at Microsoft, the stock has steadily climbed and is currently trading near its 2-year high - ...

Why Rey Is Obi Wan Kenobi's Granddaughter

Ben Ostrower | Posted 01.04.2017 | Entertainment
Ben Ostrower

How satisfying would that be to learn that the nine-episode arc is really, underneath it all, about the Kenobi family and not the Skywalkers?

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.

How Eric Goldberg Created the Genie Outtakes for Disney's Diamond Edition of "Aladdin"

Jim Hill | Posted 10.13.2016 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Here's an interesting tidbit for all of your animation fans out there: An excerpt from the screenplay for Disney's Aladdin. To be specific, the scene where the Genie makes his dramatic entrance in this motion picture.

#BernieWan2016 Pays Tribute to the Left's Crazy Old Wizard, or Our Only Hope?

Dean Trippe | Posted 09.09.2016 | Comedy
Dean Trippe

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, with his perpetually ahead-of-the-mainstream views, finds himself treated like old Ben Kenobi in the beginning of A New Hope, a crazy old wizard with no real shot. Now, though, it seems like maybe the tide is turning.

An Interview With School of Visual Arts' Creativity Master Richard Wilde on His New Book, The Process: A New Foundation in Art and Design

Christopher Lee Nutter | Posted 07.29.2016 | Arts
Christopher Lee Nutter

Disruptive ideas. Innovation. Creativity. These buzz words drive the conversations in branding, business, visual design and the arts. And all three boil down to the same pressing question -- how do you create something new?

Ewan McGregor May Get An Obi-Wan 'Star Wars' Spinoff

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment

It looks like Ewan McGregor's Obi-Wan may be back. According to Schmoes Know, the actor is rumored to be in talks with Disney about reviving his Ob...

The Characters in Black Friday Sales

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 01.12.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Thanksgiving Thursday is a day to appreciate all the wonderful things we are blessed with. Be it health, family, shelter, a great career or seven unwatched episodes of The A-Team in your Netflix Instant Queue.

Fashion-Forward Pop-Up Disguised as M*A*S*H Tent In a Blah Building Downtown? What a N.I.C.E. Idea

Wyatt Closs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Wyatt Closs

I'm not a fashion critic but certainly a more than casual consumer. I know what I like and I think I know what works and pushes boundaries. N.I.C.E. Collective is making great, well-constructed, minimalistic handsome gear that is modern and ready for the next frontier.

Lost 'Jedi' Scene Answers Lingering 'Star Wars' Question

Posted 11.07.2013 | Entertainment

Were Obi-Wan Kenobi and Yoda cool with lying to Luke Skywalker about the identity of his father, a.k.a. Darth Vader? For years, "Star Wars" fans have ...

Beloved 'Star Wars' Character Rumored To Return For 'Episode VII'

Posted 08.17.2013 | Entertainment

Another classic "Star Wars" character is reportedly returning for "Episode VII," as Ewan McGregor is rumored to be reprising his role as Obi-Wan Kenob...

Lawmaker Finds New Jersey's 'Obi Wan Kenobi'

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

A powerful New Jersey state senator has taken to Facebook to push a former Democratic governor to challenge Gov. Chris Christie (R), calling him New J...

Lee Speigel

Survey: More People Believe In Space Aliens Than In God

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 10.18.2012 | Weird News

More than 33 million U.K. citizens believe in extraterrestrial life, compared to just over 27 million -- less than half the country -- who believe in ...

Luke Skywalker Compares Barack Obama To Another 'Star Wars' Character

Posted 10.11.2012 | Entertainment

"Star Wars" star Mark Hamill has favorably compared President Barack Obama to Obi-Wan Kenobi. During an interview with Cenk Uygur on Current, Hamil...

Obiwan Kenobi Turns To Dark Side, Charged With Hit And Run

Posted 05.01.2012 | Weird News

The police force is strong with this one. A man named Obiwan Kenobi -- like the Jedi knight who trained Luke Skywalker -- was allegedly involved i...

Gnarr!: Reykjavik's Comic Mayoral Doc Comes to America

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.07.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Mayor Jon Gnarr Kristinsson -- better known as comedian Jon Gnarr -- relaxes in a rocking chair in a comfy sitting chamber, just off the conference room that's part of his suite of offices in Reykjavik City Hall.

I'm With Stupid: I Feel a Great Disturbance in the Force

Todd Hartley | Posted 04.04.2012 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Canterbury, known to some as Obi-Wan Canternobi, must have witnessed some sort of horrible crime at a Toys "R" Us store, because he did what any honorable Jedi would do and acted to stop it -- unsheathing both of his deadly lightsabers and attacking three would-be perpetrators.

Alec Guinness: So Much More Than Obi Wan Kenobi

John Farr | Posted 06.06.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

The term "class act" seems overused at a time when there are fewer examples of it around, but no more apt expression comes to mind. If anybody had the right to be, it was Sir Alec Guinness.