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Why I Used to Hate Star Wars

I grew up a stereotypical nerd. I wore glasses, obsessed over boy-bands and loved cartoons. But adding Star Wars to my fandom felt forced, so I avoided it. Until recently when I gave in and realized how wrong I was. Here’s why I used to hate Star Wars… I have a confession to make… For as long as I can remember, I had the mindset that Star Wars just wasn’t for me. I didn’t have a solid reason as it was more personal than anything.  But I wanted to avoid adding to my nerd stigma that seemed like it...

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Is Princess Leia the Most Badass Disney Princess of All Time?

All Disney Princesses are strong women in their own right. But with the purchase of Star Wars, many assumed Princess Leia instantly became the most powerful of them all. A few years back, Disney shocked the world when they announced they would be buying LucasArts, the company that owns and operates the movie blockbuster franchises of Star Wars and Indiana Jones for $4-billion dollars. With Princess Leia joining a long list of other famous Disney princesses, it got us to thinking: Is she automatically the most badass Disney Princess of them all? Let’s discuss…. NO.7 CINDERELLA When you think...

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This little girl is a Star Wars fanatic, so her mom painted Rey on her bedroom wall

Star Wars love knows no bounds. Check out this mom who paints a Rey mural in her daughter’s room and let’s just say, she kinda liked the surprise.  The love of Star Wars is usually passed down from a parent and this mom is no different. From an early age, Emily Rose told BuzzFeed her daughter gravitated towards Star Wars.   After seeing The Force Awakens, Rose said her daughter, like many other girls, gravitated towards the character Rey: “Here was a young girl learning to use the Force like a Jedi, and flying the Millennium Falcon, and shooting...

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Watch this little girl react adorably to seeing Star Wars

This little girl watches Star Wars while her parents filmed her reaction and the world is a better place after seeing it.  When the Star Wars trailers dropped, an entire generation of fans squealed with delight as they relived their childhood. But for this little girl, we got to see one of the cutest reactions to a Star Wars trailer ever filmed.  All while wearing a cute bow in her hair and waving around a magic wand. Not only could she identify BB-8, Storm Troopers, Light sabers and X-Wings, her pronunciation of “Aluminum Falcon” and saying “And the light”...

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British Weather girl fills her broadcast with Star Wars puns

As an avid fan, watch as this woman go on live TV with Star Wars puns in her weather report. British weather girl and TV personality Sian Welby celebrates the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this pun-filled broadcast that only a true fan would recognize. While most people counted 8 references in the 40-second video, I heard a total of 9 cleverly inserted Star Wars puns in her weather report. Featured image via...

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