Hell Yeah, Christmas Is About Toys and That’s Not a Bad Thing

Hell Yeah, Christmas Is About Toys and That’s Not a Bad Thing

There are many, many reasons for the holiday season, but, just because commercialization is gross, that doesn’t mean that we should forget how positive and constructive toys can be in the right hands.

Geek Cast Live Ep050: Nick Fury And The Ambitious Attempt At A Raven


On their 50th podcast Geek Cast Live & All Things Geek discuss a little indie called Star Wars “The Schwartz Awakens” (see what I did there?) Cross Sabers and Jar2-D2!

Unbelievably Bad Comics: Do or Do Not

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Ever wonder why there aren’t more Jedi?

Loving Darth Vader: Embracing Contempt and Anger

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Kozo Hattori embraces the Dark Side of the Force in his relationships.

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo?

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…put on a Princess Leia costume, of course.

Finding Han Solo In Our 4D Scan

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Ultrasound imagery sends The DADventurer to a galaxy far, far away to search for Han Solo.

I’m Not a Male Role Model to My Daughters, Spiderman is.

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For a father in the Balkans, a good male role model can be hard to find.

Sesame Street Meets Star Wars

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What do you get when you cross Jim Henson and George Lucas? The brilliant parody “Star S’Mores.”

Positivity Amid My Nightmare

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Shane Burcaw is often asked, “How do you remain so positive?” For him, it involves perspective, focus, and a Crabby Jar.

The Eleven Things Only Parents of Boys Understand


Families with boys are blessed in eleven special ways, says this lesbian mom.

What Do Beer, Football, and Star Wars Have in Common?

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Football season is here, which means beer season is here. And it’s always Star Wars season. So what’s missing?

Feminists Can’t Stop Spoiling Everything


It is a truth universally acknowledged that a feminist in possession of respect for women must spoil everything.

Jason Issacs joins the cast of Star Wars: Rebels this fall!


Lucius Malfoy joins the Dark Side (again) in the new series Star Wars: Rebels. Alex Yarde reports.

Two Grown Men Face Off With Children’s Toys In A Thrilling Battle For Playground Supremacy (Video)


I’d love to see what would happen if you gave a bunch of 8-year-olds $50 million and told them to make a movie. It probably wouldn’t make much sense, but it would definitely involve dinosaurs, lasers and explosions.

The 10 Greatest Cruddy Movie Dads Who Weren’t That Cruddy After All

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Movie dads tend to screw up a lot, but underneath the bumbling their hearts are often in the right place.

Building Father-Child Memories That Last

Building Father-Child Memories That Last

Scott Behson spells out how parents can use the behavioral concept of the “availability bias” to help them build happy, lasting memories with their children.