So Love Has Blinded You?

Over the past week I have come to the realization that if I connect with a character in a deep and meaningful way in a Star Wars movie, I become blind to almost all the other flaws within the movie. I came to this realization primarily with two movies of the Saga: The Phantom Menace … Continue reading So Love Has Blinded You?

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The Most Pointless Scenes in the Star Wars Saga

The end of pregnancy does weird things to you…for instance – everyone is telling you to “get your sleep” while you can, but yet, you find yourself waking up in the middle of the night, uncomfortable, and unable to fall asleep again for at least an hour. And what do I do during that hour+? … Continue reading The Most Pointless Scenes in the Star Wars Saga

Haiku Me Friday! Droid Starfighters (and ramblings about AI, losing our privacy, etc)

Okay, one of the not-so-great haikus I’ve written, but the Droid Starfighter showed up on my calendar today and I needed a topic.  And then I began to think about jets being flown completely by Artifical Intelligence...and my post formed. Doesn’t the Droid Starfighter look similar to the BSG Cylon ships?  And the BSG ships are … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Droid Starfighters (and ramblings about AI, losing our privacy, etc)

Haiku Me Friday! Roger, Roger!

I loved battle droids when I first saw TPM.  Their “Roger, Roger”s were so fabulous and when I was younger, I thought it was hilarious.  I watched TPM again this past weekend and I was brought back to all these sentimental memories I have of playing games with my two little brothers. I would go, … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Roger, Roger!

Scene it on Friday – TPM Scene #11

I love this!  It’s the first time we see Queen Amidala in all her glory.  And really, Amidala is one of the reasons I loved Episode I when I was younger. She always seemed so strong, so in control.  I loved her accent, though I know a lot of people couldn’t figure out the point … Continue reading Scene it on Friday – TPM Scene #11