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Budget signed as R2D2 and Storm Troopers arrive at the White House

Anna Wilding | Posted 12.21.2015 | DC
Anna Wilding

It was business as usual with the President's annual end of year Press Briefing at the White House, or was it? The President gave his press conferenc...

Dancing With the Star Wars

Amy Kurzweil | Posted 12.16.2015 | Comedy
Amy Kurzweil

Dancing with the Star Wars

NASA Can Build R2D2, But Doesn't Want 'Star Wars' Robots

Inverse | Posted 12.15.2015 | Technology
Inverse

This article originally appeared on Inverse. By Adam Toobin For many, the best Star Wars characters aren't people or aliens. The robots --R2...

Star Wars Plane Lands At Singapore Airport

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 11.12.2015 | Travel

Star Wars fans can take their love for the franchise to soaring new heights. A real-life Star Wars aircraft landed at Singapore's Changi Airport on T...

In Defense of Wearing an R2D2 Dress to Homecoming

Maria Rodgers O’Rourke | Posted 10.07.2015 | Parents
Maria Rodgers O’Rourke

Around here, the high school homecoming dress code calls for a suit for boys and a cocktail-style dress for girls. My daughter's R2D2 dress is more casual. The biggest push-back against her decision has come not from me, her father, nor her boyfriend (a fellow Star Wars fanatic), but from the girls.

Funniest Line In All The 'Star Wars' Films. Hands Down.

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 05.04.2015 | Comedy

[Beep boop beep]. "Star Wars" isn't known for its comedy. Especially when it's really trying to be funny. View post on imgur.com Yeah, you'r...

Airline Announces Plans For R2-D2 Jet

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.16.2015 | Travel

"Help me gate agent, you're my only hope." So might open the conversation with All Nippon Airways, if you're one of the fans who attempt to book a ...

R2-D2 Tries Dating, Has His Little Metal Heart Broken

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.31.2015 | Comedy

Dating isn't easy, even for droids. The new short film "Artoo in Love" looks at the astromech's travails as he struggles to find love in San Franc...

WATCH: Bird Does An Uncanny R2-D2 Impression

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.12.2014 | Good News

Bluey the budgie has been watching a little too much "Star Wars" lately. That, or he's just trying to tell us what his fully operational battle statio...

Mini Darth And R2-D2 Form An Irresistible Friendship

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 05.20.2014 | Parents

Here's a precious thing that happened at the 2014 Emerald City Comicon: "Darth Lily" approached a LEGO-brick version of R2-D2, called L3-G0, and they ...

Here's a Picture Of J.J. Abrams & R2D2

Posted 11.14.2013 | Entertainment

The Force is strong over at J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot offices. On Wednesday, Abrams' production company tweeted a picture of the "Episode VII" director s...

LOOK: 'Star Wars' Fans Will Covet These Wedding Rings

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 07.19.2013 | Weddings

Last November, we told you about the incredible R2-D2 engagement ring New Jersey tattoo artist Joe Pagani made for his girlfriend, Emily. When it came...

The New Media Film Festival Celebrates Cinema's Expanding Realms

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.07.2013 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

This is a festival that makes the cutting edge accessible by seamlessly weaving the tried and true with the next wave. Perhaps best exemplified by 21-year-old opening night musician Charles Eliasch singing 19th-century opera by Bellini immediately followed by a presentation of edgy 3D films.

PHOTO: This IS The Luggage You Seek

Posted 09.11.2012 | Comedy

This is absolutely the only way we want to travel from now on. We just hope it bleeps and bloops while you walk with it through the airport. Clearly, ...

R2D2 Lunch Pail, Because Star Wars Was Meant to Keep Your Lunch Cool

Elie Ayrouth | Posted 11.11.2012 | Home
Elie Ayrouth

Star Wars fans have no shortage of cool kitchen accessories to chose from (see: Light Saber Popsicle Makers), but now those of us who pack lunches to school or work have yet another way to show off our intergalactic pride.

PHOTOS: Check Out This Life-Size Star Wars Craft

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.22.2012 | Business

Ever dreamed of owning a real life Star Wars space craft? Befriending one lucky Craigslist shopper may now be as close as you can get. A life-size...

Paul Bussiere's R2D2 Delights Sick Children At Eastern Maine Medical Center

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Maine resident Paul Bussiere brought 'Star Wars' character R2D2 to life for children in the pediatric ward of his local hospital. Local news station ...

Geek Bliss at the 2009 New York ComicCon

Meredith Lopez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Meredith Lopez

I am perfectly happy to spend a 54-degree cloudless afternoon inside the Javitz Center, strolling aisles of pure, unconcentrated geekdom.