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Hand-stitched 'Star Wars': Tapestry of a galaxy far, far away

London-based artist Aled Lewis spent six months stitching iconic scenes from the entire "Star Wars" movie saga into a 30-foot tapestry, complete with quotes written in Aurebesh.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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'Goodnight Darth Vader': Bedtime stories for Jedi-to-be

Even Sith Lords have trouble getting their kids to go to sleep. Author Jeffrey Brown's new "Star Wars" book shows the softer side of Darth Vader as a more patient father.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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In defense of 'The Star Wars Holiday Special'

Singing Wookiees wearing Snuggies? Harvey Korman cooking in drag? Jefferson Starship hologram jam band? Crave's Bonnie Burton tells why the infamous TV special is so bad it's great.

By Dec. 21, 2013

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'Star Wars' actor's lightsaber cane gets him detained by TSA

Peter Mayhew, the extremely tall man who plays Chewbacca, confounds TSA operatives in Denver with his lightsaber cane. Apparently, it was too long for their liking.

By Jun. 10, 2013

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Toledo Mud Hens mark May the 4th with Chewbacca uniforms

A minor league baseball team hopes the force will be with them on May the 4th when they don Wookiee-inspired uniforms to celebrate "Star Wars."

By Apr. 29, 2013

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Harrison Ford storms out of 'Kimmel,' confronted by 'Star Wars' characters

Harrison Ford appears with Jimmy Kimmel. He agrees to take questions from the audience, but demands that none be about "Star Wars." Trouble ensues.

By Apr. 18, 2013

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Near-lightspeed space travel: Not as cool-looking as you think

If you never have the opportunity to travel at near-lightspeed in space, you won't be missing much. It actually looks a bit boring.

By Jan. 15, 2013

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Official 'Star Wars' iPhone cases coming soon to our galaxy

Don't worry: There's no trace of Jar-Jar Binks, young Anakin, or the Trade Federation. The Force is strong with these classic "Star Wars" designs.

By Jun. 6, 2012

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Mark Hamill unearths 'Star Wars' memories on Reddit

Actor reveals his favorite moments working with Harrison Ford, what he thinks of the infamous "holiday special," and whether he's in Episode VII -- in his first Ask Me Anything interview on Reddit.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Quiz: 'Star Wars' name, ballplayer, or Thai food?

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Star Wars, we've put together a very odd quiz. Almost as odd as some of the names in the Star Wars series.

By May. 29, 2007