"New year, new you" doesn't have to be all about a weight-loss and/or exercise plan, it could be all about how you want to change something about your fandom - whether it's to put less stock in "canon" & keeping up with every little thing, or simply being more open-minded about what it means to … Continue reading Star Wars New Year’s Resolutions
Wow. It's hard to believe a whole year has gone by since Home One Hangout hit the podcasting airwaves. There's been so many things that have developed since then. We added two additional shows to our "pseudo network". Our Facebook page and Twitter have gathered a great following. And now, we have this blog to … Continue reading Home One Hangout: A Year Later
Roughly a year ago I purchased my 4-day pass for Celebration Orlando, thus fulfilling a dream I'd had for years. My buddy Matt and I had talk about attending a Celebration for a seriously long time beforehand. In fact, if I remember correctly, we had made something of a pact that we would indeed go, … Continue reading What I Took Away From Celebration Orlando
I knew every planet, species and ship model on Wookieepedia. I’d read scores of books and comics. I had laserdisc and betamax copies of New Hope. I had played every Star Wars game available for me to play. Yet I was not a good Star Wars fan. I didn’t know what ‘elitist’ meant in my … Continue reading On Being the Problem
Oh boy, where to start. I first discovered Star Wars when I was eight or nine years old. My first viewing came via cable TV, and I was mesmerized. The starships. The characters. The lightsaber. It was beyond what my young mind could comprehend, and I loved it. Then the Special Editions and Prequels came … Continue reading How Podcasts Saved Me as a Fan.