Posts tagged "star wars"

Life Dream Status: A Lightsaber Class For Beginning Jedis

If you’ve always wanted to learn the art of lightsaber combat (and if you haven’t, please don’t talk to me anymore), you need to get your ass to San Francisco…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 22, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Frisky Rant: “Star Wars” Vs. “Star Trek” — J.J. Abrams Needs To Pick A Side!

I need to get something off my chest.

I am really, really, really, really, really, really, really, really, really not happy that J.J. Abrams will be directing “Star Wars: Episode VII.”…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 31, 2013 - 12:00 pm

J.J. Abramspalooza: He’s Producing A Third “Star Trek,” Doing 2 TV Pilots And, Oh Yeah, “Star Wars: Episode VII” Is Confirmed

Sorry if you don’t like J.J. Abrams. You must be having a rough time of it right now.
First things first, the rumor that he’s directing “Star Wars: Episode VII” is no longer…

The Mary Sue | January 27, 2013 - 12:30 pm

You Maybe Need These “Star Wars” Engagement Rings

I have to confess, I’m not a huge “Star Wars” fan. In fact the last time I watched a “Star Wars” movie was when I was 16 and hanging out…

Julie Gerstein | January 25, 2013 - 9:40 am

Video Game Announces Same Gender Romance Option

The video game world, for all its mind-blowing technical innovation, can be a surprisingly traditional place. Earlier this month, Jeff Hickman, the executive producer of Star Wars: Knights Of The

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 17, 2013 - 9:20 am

The White House Response To A Petition To Build A Death Star Is The Best Thing Ever

The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn’t on the horizon. Here are a few reasons:

The construction of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 12, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Cate Blanchett Channels Princess Leia At Premiere Of “The Hobbit”

I’m not crazy, right? This dress she’s wearing is totally reminiscent of Princess Leia’s gown from “Star Wars,” minus the shoulder details and open back. I mean, look at those…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 13, 2012 - 2:40 pm

The Demand For A Real Life Death Star Is Remarkably High, Plus The “Man Of Steel” Trailer Debuts!

That petition demanding the U.S. government build a Death Star is actually getting a lot of signatures. [The FW]
The feminist “Walking Dead” fan in your life will…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 12, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Princess Leia Learns How To Be A Disney Princess

Now that Disney has purchased LucasFilm, Princess Leia has got to get with the program on that whole Disney princess thing. Lucky for Leia, the other Disney princesses are all…

Jessica Wakeman | November 6, 2012 - 1:20 pm

“Star Wars” Characters Get Dressed To The Nines

High fashion often meets unrelated subjects — cats, for instance — so it technically shouldn’t come as a surprise that designer and illustrator John Woo has created a series of…

Rachel Krause | March 28, 2012 - 9:20 am

The Olsens Channel “Star Wars”

So this is what the Olsen twins — Mary-Kate and Ashley — apparently think constitutes a Halloween costume. The pair dressed up — with venti latte cups-as-light-sabers in tow —…

Julie Gerstein | October 6, 2011 - 2:40 pm

The Daily Ovulation: Little Boy Learns Who Luke Skywalker’s Father Is

My first thought when I saw this adorable video of a little boy watching “The Empire Strikes Back” and learning that Darth Vader is Luke Skywalker’s dad: Is this an

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 3, 2011 - 12:40 pm

An Imagined Conversation With This Furry Model

Me: I like your cape.

Model: Thank you.

Me: It’s very Empire Strikes Back.

Model: What is that supposed to mean?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 11, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Your Boyfriend Is Going To Want This “Star Wars” X Bape Shirt

I’m just warning you: Your boyfriend is most definitely going to beg you to buy him this fancy new Star Wars x A Bathing Ape collaboration shirt. Especially if he…

Julie Gerstein | September 5, 2011 - 6:00 pm

The 9 Most Ridiculous & Sexy Outfits At Comic-Con

This beyotch is my new hero. It’s hard to make Chewbacca sexy, dammit. Is she somebody’s “booth babe” or just a pretty girl in a “Star Wars” outfit? Who cares. Marry me.

Jessica Wakeman | July 23, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Princess Leia Can Do It!

Rosie the Riveter ain’t got nothing on Princess Leia. Did they have feminism a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away? [The Mary Sue]…

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Star Wars Caroling

Poor Yoda. Spread Christmas cheer, he wants to. [BuzzFeed]…

Ami Angelowicz | December 12, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: May The Force Be With You, Katie!

A first grader named Katie was made fun of by the boys at her school for owning a “Star Wars” water bottle. Now there’s a Twitter hashtag for #MayTheForceBeWithKatie…

Jessica Wakeman | November 19, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Fashion Quiz: Star Wars Chic?

One of the items pictured here is a $655 crystal-embellished bib necklace designed by Phillip Lim. The other is an Imperial Star Destroyer designed by George Lucas. Can you tell…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 25, 2010 - 3:50 pm

“Star Wars” Corsets: Has A Sexier Nerd Get-Up Ever Been Made?

California-based costume-maker Evening Arwen — a name straight out of a sci-fi fantasy movie — has created these corsets inspired by the uniforms of Darth Vader and the Storm Troopers…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 8, 2010 - 3:50 pm