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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Why Luke Was The Perfect Hero
Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Why Luke Was The Perfect Hero
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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Why Luke Was The Perfect Hero

Yep, We’re Gonna Talk About Star Wars Today If you come to this blog for updates on my baby, don’t expect them here. I’m a nerd. Sometimes I just want to talk about Star Wars. Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Luke Skywalker might be my favorite character in all of Star Wars (though Ewan’s Obi-Wan is a close call). When I was younger, I used to hate him in A New Hope, because…

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I Love Horror Movies (But Should I Show Them To My Kids?!)
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I Love Horror Movies (But Should I Show Them To My Kids?!)

Here’s a very real, very serious fear of mine: It’s a few years from now… I’m sitting in my living room late at night. Let’s say I’m playing a video game with my headphones in. I’m zoned into the game when a tiny, thin figure hovers from around the corner and places a pale, cold hand on my wrist. Of course, it ends up just being my young son after he crawled out of bed,…

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The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Die Hard”
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The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Die Hard”

Die Hard. The greatest action movie of all time… The greatest Christmas movie of all time! Not exactly “nerdy,” but essential viewing for any movie-watching human being. Also, WAY more violent than I remember… Was It Always This Bloody? Seriously, I think I first saw Die Hard around nine or ten years old, and haven’t seen it since I was maybe 20. In the seven or eight years it’s been since I last saw it,…

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