Disney extends Kathleen Kennedy contract for another three years

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting Disney extended the contract of Kathleen Kennedy as president of Lucasfilm for another three years.  This move undoubtedly has members of the toxic Star Wars fandom community quite livid. These are the fans who enjoy watching a metal Rose Tico figure get decapitated with a pair of bolt cutters. I’m surprised I … Continue reading “Disney extends Kathleen Kennedy contract for another three years”

What do you know, Kelly Marie Tran was harassed off Instagram

Actress Kelly Marie Tran, best known for her role as Rose Tico in the 2017 film Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, left Instagram earlier this summer. The reason? She was on the receiving end of some brutal harassment by anonymous trolls using Instagram as a weapon. At the time, some people in the Star Wars fandom … Continue reading “What do you know, Kelly Marie Tran was harassed off Instagram”

Jeremy from Geeks + Gamers doesn’t understand words

Geeks + Gamers is a website and YouTube channel dedicated to all the great things “Geek Culture” has to offer. Jeremy, the site’s founder, and YouTube host came across my radar from watching Ethan Van Sciver’s YouTube channel ComicArtistPro Secrets. Evidently, there’s been some type of war between Star Wars themed YouTube channels. Luckily for me, I’ve … Continue reading “Jeremy from Geeks + Gamers doesn’t understand words”

‘The Force is Female’ is not about Star Wars

There’s a picture floating around the Internet, as pictures often do, that shows Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucas Films, standing with three women. They’re all wearing t-shirts that say, “The Force is Female.”   What the photo means depends on who you ask. Some say it’s proof that Kathleen Kennedy is a militant feminist who wants … Continue reading “‘The Force is Female’ is not about Star Wars”

I’m not a real ‘Star Wars’ fan because I like Rose Tico

Kelly Marie Tran, the actress who played Rose Tico in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, deleted her Instagram account. Some Star Wars “fans” don’t like the character. Supposedly some of these fans decided to make things difficult on the actress by harassing her. One of the places this harassment was taking place was Instagram. I don’t … Continue reading “I’m not a real ‘Star Wars’ fan because I like Rose Tico”

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ tanked hard

Solo: A Star Wars Story came out in theaters on May 24 and the verdict is in: it tanked and it tanked hard. It made only $143 million worldwide on its opening weekend. For comparison’s sake, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story made $290 million worldwide on its global opening weekend. How bad was Solo: A Star … Continue reading “‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ tanked hard”