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Megacon 2015: Here we come!

Every March/April, my husband and I make the drive up to Orlando for Megacon. It’s a tradition we started back when we where dating and in recent years, when the budget was tight, we made it our ” yearly vacation.” It has been a fun trip for getting away for a weekend, and it’s always nice to be surrounded by folks who love the fandoms you love, just as much (If not sometimes more).   159 more words

Anakin Cosplay

Duped by 'Star Wars' Art

I bought this painting off of eBay many years ago. It is hand-painted on canvas by an unknown artist. It was described as abstract art, and I remember thinking how cool it looked. 260 more words

Pop Culture And Entertainment

Spider-Man, Anakin Skywalker, and All Our Other Mistakes

Earlier this month it was announced that Spider-Man would officially be moving over to the Marvel cinematic universe (a.k.a. the Avengers’ world), which means the end of the Andrew Garfield Spider-Man series and the beginning of the third Spider-Man franchise in only the first fifteen years of the twenty-first century. 1,120 more words

Movies

The Moment In "The Phantom Menace" That Shaped Anakin Skywalker's Destiny

Sometimes, we have no explanation for the choices we make, the opinions we form, the attitude with which we view our lives and the world. Sometimes, they are the results of many different factors: how our parents treated us, our experiences in school, an accident, even something as simple as a movie or a song. 415 more words

Star Wars

A Tale of Two Skywalkers

As someone who preaches I’m always looking for awesome illustrations that can help the audience better come to grips with tough theological concepts. One of those concepts is the relation between Adam and Christ – or as Paul refers to them in Romans: the First and Last Adam. 341 more words

Religion

Take a Walk on the Dark Side

Vadercomic! Dark Side Represent!

Darth Vader 1, by Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca

I picked this book up for exactly two reasons: 1. I like the idea of a story told from the perspective of Darth Vader, and 2. 2,025 more words

Funnybooks

Anakin at the Podrace Perler Bead Coaster

     

Anakin was only 9 when he won the Boonta Eve Classic.  Plucky, smart, precocious, and already VERY confident.  He is the only character we get to watch grow up on screen in the series, and doing so (knowing how his fate), is the single best part of the Prequel trilogy.   518 more words

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