Category Archives: Star Wars

Why Mexico Will Never Forget Stan Lee…

Comic book legend Stan Lee died on Monday at the age of 95, and fans, friends and colleagues took to Twitter to bid farewell to the Marvel comics creator. But while the super famous continue to post their condolences and share … Continue reading

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Watch Evo Morales Fight Evil, Seek Reelection á la ‘Star Wars’

Evo Morales is not your typical Latin American president, and that’s a good thing. As part of his relentless campaign to be reelected, Morales has jumped on the Star Wars: Episode VIl – The Force Awakens bandwagon to ask Bolivians to choose … Continue reading

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Mexicans are Loving this Campbell’s Star Wars Soup Commercial. Can you Guess Why?

Speaking of Mexican Star Wars, there is a new Campbell’s Soup ad making the rounds on the Internet, particularly among Mexicans like myself who grew up convinced that Star Wars‘ adorable R2D2 droid was actually called Arturito. I am not a fan … Continue reading

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