When politics are slow, gift shopping I will go

...Bobble head, featuring the unique face of a family member, friend or foe, $119.95? Darth Vader Toaster, imprints Star Wars on each side of bread, $49.95? Glow-in-the-dark golf balls, $39.95? Spinning Spaghetti Forks, set of two...

Little green army men, Rubik's Cube and bubbles named to The Strong's National Toy Hall of Fame

...2002.But Hall of Fame judges say any real pressure is nostalgia driven, a matter of balancing head versus heart.Take Star Wars action figures, which were on the ballot last year, said Jeff Gomez, the chief executive at Starlight Runner Entertainment...

'Star Wars geek' Chris Conley didn't hear band's tribute after first touchdown

...Marching Band played the theme from Star Wars when Bulldogs receiver Chris Conley...Retribution, a slick 26-minute Star Wars fan film produced on the Georgia...rendition of John Williams' sweeping Star Wars score went unheard by Conley after...

'Star Wars' inspires costumes

...Jen Belgin hasn't always been a Star Wars fan.As a child, she watched the...all-volunteer costuming organization for Star Wars characters.Dressed in costumes...will read to children as part of Star Wars Day at the Augusta-Richmond County...

UGA WR Chris Conley's solid Star Wars fan film

...26-minute film, "Retribution," last month. The Star Wars fan film was written and directed by Conley, and it was...the film. Anyone who's watched and enjoyed the six Star Wars movies will appreciate Conley's effort. He deserves...

Where you live

Sunday was Star Wars Day at the Augusta GreenJackets game against the Greenville Drive held at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

Comcast-TWC merger worries consumers

...sarcastic tweets and satirical memes in which people likened the new entity to the killer Death Star battle station from Star Wars and the evil Eye of Sauron from The Lord of the Rings.The jokes reflect a more serious sentiment. J.D. Power said...

'Avatar' decision to shoot mostly in New Zealand underscores nomadic nature of modern movies

...through 2018.The tax incentives race is destined to accelerate next year. State incentives in California ? home to Star Wars pioneer Industrial Light & Magic ? are too small to accommodate big-budget movies. Democratic Assembly member Raul...

The death of responsibility

...The woman is demanding to know what went wrong with ? um, her operation.As Admiral Ackbar famously warned in the Star Wars trilogy, "It's a trap!" Consider how Sebelius couches her call for a probe by her own inspector general:"We...

Leading scorer Landon Donovan among 7 cuts on US World Cup squad

...to the football locker room for the gear, and as they left the Stanford band gathered outside and serenaded them with Star Wars."Impressive. It's funny, but it's nice," Howard said.Klinsmann's son, Jonathan, a goalkeeper who was with...