Empire… 100 things you didn’t know

A bit late to the Empire Strikes Back party, but here are many of the reasons we love Star Wars.

Just 100 things we didn’t know… or 100 things YOU may not have known. (I knew some of them, but I’m almost as big a fan as this guy is.) Are you?

Article: 100 Things You Didn’t Know About The Empire Strikes Back – Movies Feature at IGN

My oldest daughter loves the movies and the Clone Wars series. We’re looking forward to the new live action series. The younger daughter expressly dislikes Star Wars, but that’s okay, she’s really into Legend of the Seeker, remember?

Q: So are the stormtroopers also clones?

What if we were just puppets inside a lemur’s dream?

Blind river dolphins, reclusive lemurs, a parrot as fearless as it is lovelorn … Douglas Adams’ close encounters with these rare and unusual animals reveal that evolution, ever ingenious, can be fickle too — in a University of California talk that sparkles with his trademark satiric wit.

Mr. Adams caught me off guard with his first comments about the lemur. Mr. Lemur is an old friend of mine and one the old pals will remember from a video we did about 20 years ago. Not to worry, it’s safely stored on some ancient videotape somewhere in a box. Soon to be a pile of brittle bits of plastic.