Star Wars Episode VIII reminds me of Hero, a Chinese movie set during the Warring States Period starring Jet Li. What I like the most about Hero is its offering of multiple perspectives of the same event. Each perspective details how different characters see and understand the same event differently, and how it leads to conflict. […]

The Phantom Menace came out at the cinemas in 1999. I greeted it with such enthusiastic fanaticism — I went to the movies thrice — that I ignored its flaws for years until my cinematic taste became more sophisticated than that of a geeky teenager. Perhaps I am still suffering from the same affliction 16 […]

Mr. Cohen: Thank you, Mr. Deputy Speaker. If that point of order was an allusion to me, I can tell the hon. Gentleman that I was here for the opening speeches, and for some of the speeches that followed. May the fourth is an appropriate date for a defence debate. My researcher, who is a […]

The Michigan Marching Band played the Star Trek theme while being led by Patrick Stewart. No wonder we lost to Ohio State last year. It is even worse when Ohio State played this: But hey, at least we have Sith on campus! Heh!