Star Wars’ Princess Leia, Best-Selling Author Carrie Fisher, Dies at Age 60

She will be missed as a woman who was never afraid to be herself and speak her mind in an age when women are often expected to do neither.

Of Black Men and Sea Changes – and Hope

Barack Obama and John Boyega were both attacked for taking a traditional white man's role: president and storm trooper

Right Wing Extremist Uses the Bible and Star Wars To Justify a Military Coup Against Obama

The latest call to arms to overthrow the government and oust President Obama and several Democrats by military coup is being framed as a biblical David v. Goliath, colonists v. King George III, and Jedi v. Sith.

No Death Star, ‘The Administration does not support blowing up planets’

The White House has responded, as they do to all petitions that get over 25,000 signatures, to the call for the U.S. to build a Death Star.

Glenn Beck Teabags Star Wars

On his radio show today Glenn Beck and his crew claimed that the perfect movie for these teabagging times is Star Wars. Beck managed to turn Star Wars in into a Tea Party epic. Beck said, "Wow, is it a appropriate story for today. My gosh, the Republic is going down. The Empire is starting."