Posts tagged "star wars"

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

A “Star Wars” Double Feature Baby Announcement

Well, this is certainly one way to announce you’re having twins. God help those babies if they aren’t into science fiction. [via BuzzFeed] …

Wendy Atterberry | May 5, 2010 - 2:20 pm

“Star Wars” Nerd Boy Heaven: The Slave Leia Car Wash

Breaking news: half-naked women — especially while washing cars dressed like slave Princess Leia from “Star Wars” — get publicity. We’ll have to watch “Attack of The Show,” which threw…

Jessica Wakeman | April 28, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Snoop Dogg Has Joined The (Adidas) Force

Snoop was on hand to help Adidas promote its original “Star Warscollection. [NYC, 2/4/10] …

Annika Harris | February 4, 2010 - 9:45 pm

You Know You Wanna See What Sexy “Star Wars” Burlesque Looks Like!

Oh, sci-fi dweebs, what will you think of next? “Star Wars” and burlesque are two subcultures which should not belong together, but somehow, these performers made it work! Except for…

Jessica Wakeman | January 11, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Sneak Peek: Adidas Pays Homage To Princess Leia

Behold, an immaculate conception that threatens to overshadow that other one commonly celebrated around this time of year: Take perhaps the most famous sexy movie costume ever, combine it with…

Erin Flaherty | December 4, 2009 - 6:00 pm

May The Force Be With “Star Wars” Religious Art

Star Wars” has many religious themes, so it’s not a stretch to depict “Star Wars” characters in iconic Western religion paintings. The sci-fi blog io9 has compiled the best Photoshopped…

Annika Harris | September 8, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Guess That Fan Fiction, Win Nerd Respect!

My best friend once made the mistake of telling me that she had written “Buffy” fan fiction when she was younger and I mercilessly teased her for years, even though…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 8, 2009 - 11:30 am