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Resist the Empire - A libertarian view of the Star Wars universe

Oct 20, 2017

We talk about our future speeder bikes, the Empire is now suing you for something they gave you the right to do,  we'll recap the first 2 episodes of season 4 Rebels, and we heard there was another Star Wars trailer. 


Stephen brought to our attention an update on the Hamill/Memorabilia Law update from Reason 

We break down the new The Last Jedi Trailer giving you scene by scene breakdowns and our take and predictions for the movie.

Tatooine Times  

Timothy Zahn is writing a sequel to Thrawn 

Solo: A Star Wars Story is the name of the upcoming Han Solo movie 

EA shutting down Visceral Games, overhauling Star Wars game  

The Holonet 

Governments turntables by suing public records requesters 

Chicago's soda tax fizzled after 2 months. What does it mean for the anti-soda movement? 

Black Detroit firefighters defend white recruit fired over watermelon

Galaxy's Smallest Political Quiz   

Character: Padme Amidala Naberrie, commonly known as Padmé Amidala, was a human female politician who became a leading voice for peace and diplomacy during the final years of the Galactic Republic. Rising to galactic prominence after the Trade Federation invaded and occupied her homeworld of Naboo, she emerged as a leading member of the Galactic Senate during the Clone Wars. Through her furtive relationship and marriage to Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker, she was the mother of the legendary Jedi Master Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa of Alderaan, the latter of whom followed in her footsteps as a champion for the democratic ideals of the Republic.  

Resistance Review   

From a Certain Point of View Breakdown 

Rebels Season 4 Episode 1 – Heros of Mandalore Part 1 

Rebels Season 4 Episode 2 – Heros of Mandalore Part 2