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Councilman Arms Himself With Captain America Shield To Take Oath Of Office

"I believe government can be fun," said Lan Diep.<p>A councilman in California gave his swearing-in ceremony a superhero twist.<p>Lan Diep, 32, held a Captain America shield while taking the oath of office for San Jose City Council on Tuesday, The Mercury News reported.<p>“I believe government can be fun …

'Star Wars': The Line Mark Hamill "Begged" George Lucas to Remove From 'A New Hope'

"Boy, I'll never forget it as long as I live. I sometimes dream about this line."<p>Oof. Yeah, good call, Luke.<p>Mark Hamill likely will have plenty of …

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Here's the 800 or So Toys Funko Announced Yesterday

Say what you will about the Pop Vinyl toy aesthetic, there is something to be admired in Funko’s ability to acquire licenses for their toys like grey …

Chewbacca Fulfills Han Solo’s Arm-Ripping Warning In This ‘The Force Awakens’ Deleted Scene

In <i>Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope</i>, Han Solo warns C-3PO that it’s not wise to upset a Wookiee. “That’s ’cause droids don’t pull people’s arms out of their sockets when they lose,” he says. “Wookiees are known to do that.”<p>But although Chewbacca uses his might to throw Stormtroopers or carry …

FACT CHECK: The Origins of Princess Leia's Hairstyle

CLAIM<p>Princess Leia's "hair buns" in Star Wars were inspired by those of a Mexican revolutionary.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>Following the death of Carrie Fisher, the …

And just like that, years and years of hopes, dreams, patience, speculation, and more on the part of Star Wars' immense fanbase has finally come to …

Jubilant Harrison Ford arrives on stage at Disney expo as the official poster for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is unveiled

He is quite literally the poster boy for the Star Wars universe.<p>Harrison Ford sent fans wild at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim, California on Saturday …

The Beatles played Shea Stadium 50 years ago, and it looked (and sounded) like this

Just after 9 p.m. on Aug. 15, 1965, the Beatles stood on a stage just off second base at Shea Stadium, and obliterated any sense of what the words …

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This Guy Made an Album Recorded Entirely at Guitar Center, and It Actually Kind of Rules?

Finally, what the world has been waiting for!<p>Finally, what the world has been waiting for! An album made from field recordings at Guitar Center! Well, <i>another</i> album made from field recordings at Guitar Center!<p>Glassine, a.k.a. 30-year-old Danny Greenwald from Maryland, recorded about 40 hours of tape …

That impressively detailed sculpture from the 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' credits actually exists in real life

For "Avengers: Age of Ultron," these credits took place as a camera swept over a grand ivory sculpture of the Avengers battling a horde of Ultron robots. It was unusual and rather stately for a Marvel movie, and no one would blame you for thinking that sculpture was a CG creation, like most credits …

Meet Wendiceratops, a horned dinosaur unlike any other

Move over <i>Indominus Rex</i> – scientists have discovered a previously unknown dinosaur in Canada that's cooler than any "Jurassic World" creation. And it's real.<p>The creature, a member of the family of horned dinosaurs, was an older cousin of Triceratops that lived about 79 million years ago. Like …

These Are the 5 Richest Superheroes

The wealthiest superhero is worth over $90 trillion.<p>It’s pretty good to be a superhero. As if it weren’t enough to have the awesome fighting powers …

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Han Solo to get his own Star Wars film

Star Wars hero Han Solo will get his own stand-alone film, Walt Disney Co has announced. ]<p>The currently untitled film will be released on May 25 2018 and be made by the team behind the international hit Lego Movie.<p>It will be the second ‘anthology film’ of the Star Wars franchise. The first film, …

35 Creative Digital Illustrations Examples for Inspiration

Amazing <b>creative digital art, illustrations, portrait paintings and drawing</b> artwork for inspiration, created by top artists and designers from all …

Happy New Year Beatles fans! Thanks for following! ☺️ #happynewyear #thebeatles

Tonight The Beatles will be honoured at 'The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles' which will be broadcast on CBS Sunday 9th February at 8pm, exactly 50 years to the day, date and time of the band's first game-changing appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964. For more info on the TV special visit http://www.grammy.com/news/performers-announced-for-beatles-special We are honoured that The Beatles were recipients of The Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award, alongside a group of accomplished and exceptional individuals. At the Grammy show in Los Angeles, Paul was joined on stage by Ringo Starr to perform his single 'Queenie Eye', taken from the 'NEW' album released last October. #thebeatles50 #edsullivan #history #thegrammys #music

It's the 23rd April 1964 - the band are filming "A Hard Day's Night" at Thornbury Fields in Isleworth. Which song accompanied the scene in the film? #thebeatles #aharddaysnight

All My Loving/If I Fell single sleeve - Greece, 1964. ‪#‎BeatlesArchive‬

A Hard Day's Night/Tell Me Why single sleeve. France, 1964. ‪#‎BeatlesArchive‬ ‪#‎ThrowbackThursday‬

‪#‎BeatlesArchive‬ Aintree Institute, 1961

We Can Work It Out/Day Tripper single sleeve. Japan, 1966. ‪#‎BeatlesArchive‬ ‪#‎ThrowbackThursday‬

The “Star Wars” holiday special George Lucas wants to smash every copy of with a sledgehammer

Once upon a time, in a galaxy not so far away, CBS aired a holiday show about Chewie’s family. Lucas still hates it<p>ROBERT BURKE WARREN<p>December 25, 2014 8:30pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Weeklings.<p>GEORGE LUCAS NEVER TALKS about the infamous <i>Star Wars Holiday Special</i>, except for this …

The Guitar Solo From ‘Comfortably Numb’ by Pink Floyd Played on an iPad in GarageBand

One-man band Firmin took on the long and iconic solo from the Pink Floyd song “Comfortably Numb” in GarageBand on an iPad, overdubbing the rest of …

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Pink Floyd Are the Most Literate Rock Band, Research Finds

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Lennon or McCartney? 550 Artists Answer the Essential, Timeless Question

Lennon & McCartney -- the two musicians came together and composed the most important songbook of the last 50 years. Early on, John and Paul wrote …

My mom brought me home a slushy earlier cause I've been sick today and it was hella satisfying. #thebeatles #johnlennon #paulmccartney #georgeharrison #ringostarr #sgtpepper #art #beatlesart

yea 1972 John is hair goals for me. Requested by @strawberry_spice_5ever <3 #thebeatles #johnlennon #beatlesart #art

The 15 Most Expensive Guitars

#5 on the list of most expensive guitars<p>I have a good friend who owns a vintage guitar shop who claims that some instruments are more works of art …

Happy #SolarSunday Behold the Ghost Head Nebula, a star-forming region in the Large Magellanic Cloud http://t.co/opfKM8cFvJ

A Look at How Dynamichrome Infuses Color Into Old Black and White Photos

Colorizing old black and white photographs in Photoshop has become quite a trend over the past few years, and communities of retouchers have sprung …