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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

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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The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

Spoiler-Free Review! Let’s get this out of the way: I’m a HUGE Star Wars nerd. I love everything Star Wars. I read the Legends/Expanded Universe novels. I’ve played all the video games. I read the Marvel comics. I play a tabletop Role Playing Game (ala Dungeons&Dragons) set in the Star Wars universe with my wife and three friends. (I play as a Wookiee named Whargarble Kronkk.) I didn’t really like the prequels, so I used editing software to cut three…

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How I Learned You Can’t Show “Die Hard” To A Toddler

How I Learned You Can’t Show “Die Hard” To A Toddler

…Or The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List! You may have seen my earlier post about being a nerdy dad. I talked about all the movies, television shows, books, video games, etc. that I want to share with my kids someday. They can’t all be kids movies. It wasn’t too long after the post went up that my wife took issue with some of the things I wanted to show our son. I argued that my parents…

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When Dad is a Nerd

When Dad is a Nerd

I think everyone can agree that raising a child is a unique experience for everyone. Each individual kid develops a wildly different personality. But you and your significant other also bring two unique personalities with unique life experiences that you’re going to share with your kids. Are you a nerd, sports-lover, hunter, reader, etc? My life experiences pretty much sum up to being a huge nerd. I don’t like to throw around labels but I…

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