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Check out Hallmark’s Star Wars ornaments for 2008

Hallmark\'s Luke & Vader ornament

The Hallmark Keepsake Dream Book ’08 is out, and their Star Wars offerings this year have a Return of the Jedi theme, with an Imperial shuttle, Luke and Vader’s final duel, and Emperor Palpatine. The miniatures set is a Star Destroyer and the incomplete Death Star. Check them all out for yourself on page 64 (page 65 has Star Trek and Indiana Jones) or via the screencap beneath the cut. Continue reading

Who forgot the evil overlords?

IMAGE: PalpatineEntertainment Weekly posted 20 villains they missed last time – prompted by reader letters – and this time the Galaxy Far Far Away’s most unapologetic baddie, Palpatine, gets his day in the sun.

Also making a belated showing: Christopher Lee as Saruman, Office Space’s Bill Lumbergh and, of course, Voldemort.

From the Blogside

Summer is over soon, right? Because there simply aren’t enough folks staying inside and writing meta lately. That or I’m still nursing PCD.

Nandamai brings us Everything I Ever Needed to Know I Learned from Badfic. It’s true.

Qui-Tom Servo loves Padme explores Palpatine’s lies.

Kesseljunkie defends Jar-Jar. I suppose someone has to.

In EU corner, more Courtship of Princess Leia analysis from Sunnyskywalker.

Video Monday

All the featured videos this week are… songvids! And not a one of them is Evanescence.

Weird Al’s ‘Jerry Springer’ proves to be a pretty good match for the saga. Who knew?

Palpatine does it his way. I really want to see this done with the punk version, too.

‘La Vie Boheme’ from Rent done up Harry Potter style. A bit slow to start, but it made me laugh out loud a couple times. (Thanks to Ruby for the find!)

- Cute French candy commercial.
- Jonathan Rinzler talks about Art of ROTS.
- Vader is an smartass.
- Classic Clip: Trooper Clerks.