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Jedi is one of the fastest growing religions in Australia, and it's causing some problems
Aug 2, 2016

Any geek would like to tap into The Force from time to time, but jokester Jedi are apparently starting to cause a real problem in Australia.

Star Wars 1313 developer reveals why protagonist isn't a Jedi
Jul 4, 2015

The super-secret new videogame Star Wars 1313 generated some buzz at the recent E3 videogame expo, and the developers have managed to keep a lot of the finer points under wraps. One thing we had heard is that the protagonist would not be a Jedi. Now we know why.

Clone Wars S5 will reveal origins of Empire, death of Republic
Dec 17, 2012

Coming into its fifth season, Cartoon Network's Star Wars: The Clone Wars has turned into one of the most compelling components of George Lucas' flagship franchise. Now it's about to dig even deeper into some of the big grey areas of the Star Wars universe.

10 of the most ass-kicking special forces in sci-fi movies and TV
Dec 16, 2012

Sometimes, you can't send in the Mobile Infantry or the Colonial Marines or Starfleet or a whole bloody Clone Army. Sometimes, the only thing that'll get the job done is a select group of hardened warriors who can be trusted to get the job done, no matter what.

U.K. atheists don't want you listing your religion as 'Jedi'
Dec 14, 2012

In the 2001 census, almost 400,000 people in England and Wales (along with over 150,000 other members across the British Commonwealth) listed their religion as "Jedi." Now one group is fighting back against this reporting—and it's not conversative Christians. It's atheists.

Golden Girls reimagined as Jedi warriors with Betty White as Luke
Dec 14, 2012

Facebook may have gotten Betty White her gig hosting Saturday Night Live, but it took reddit to put a lightsaber in her hand.