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The 5 Most Heinous Crimes George Lucas Has Committed Against ‘Star Wars’

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in celebration of George Lucas' birthday, let's rag on him about all those 'Star Wars' edits!

critics

The Most Irate Responses To Negative Hobbit Reviews By Commenters Who Haven’t Seen The Hobbit Yet

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The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug doesn't open for another week, but that didn't stop critics from posting negative reviews of it, or commenters who haven't seen the film from leaving angry, misspelled attacks on those critics. A+ internets.

BILL SCURRY

The ‘Sh-t People Say’ Meme May Have Been Redeemed By ‘Sh-t Nerds Never Say’

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We declared the "Sh-t Various Groups Say" meme to be played out ages ago, but we'll make an exception for this video, 'Sh-t Nerds Never Say'.

FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT

‘Star Wars’ And ‘Doctor Who’ Fan Altercation Shockingly Blown Out Of Proportion By The Media

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Police were called after an argument between a 'Star Wars' fan and a 'Doctor Who' fan at a sci-fi convention in the UK. Here's what really happened.

AXIS OF AWESOME

Axis Of Awesome Put Their ‘Game Of Thrones’ Nerd Rage To Music (And Afternoon Links)

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Today's afternoon links, featuring Aussie band Axis of Awesome's "Rage of Thrones" about 'Game of Thrones' superfan rage, plus a bonus Easter Corgi.

NERD RAGE

Nerds Be Raging That ‘Star Wars’ Characters Were On ‘Extreme Makeover’ Last Night

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Characters from the "Star Wars" universe were on ABC's "Extreme Makeover" last night, much to the dismay of obnoxious George Lucas fanboys.

NERD RAGE

The Ben Roethlisberger Fantasy Football Stat Correction Heard Around The World

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With about 5 minutes remaining in the second quarter of Sunday’s win over the Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger checked down to Rashard Mendenhall for a 13-yeard touchdown and the first score of the game.

Comic Books

Spider-Man Might Try To Imitate The Avengers

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The guys at <a href="http://www.superherohype.com/features/articles/171409-exclusive-talking-with-the-producers-of-the-amazing-spider-man">Super Hero Hype</a> recently spoke with Matt Tolmach and Avi Arad, the producers of The Amazing Spider-Man, and <a href="http://www.superherohype.com/features/articles/171409-exclusive-talking-with-the-producers-of-the-amazing-spider-man">they offered a lot of insight</a> as to why Sony Pictures was willing to re-launch the Spider-Man franchise so soon, with Spider-Man 3 still freshly splitting our memories into three parts and pooping in each one accordingly.

#Comics

Patton Oswalt on the DC Relaunch, His Plan To Wipe Out Third World Debt

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We've written <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2011/07/patton-oswalts-rejected-pitches-to-dc-comics">before</a> about what a comics nerd Patton Oswalt is, so it comes as no surprise he commented on the DC relaunch in a long, awesome interview with the AV Club.

BEAVIS AND BUTTHEAD

More Star Wars Blu-Ray Edits No Less Ridiculous Than The Real Ones

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If you thought the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2011/09/list-of-star-wars-edits-george-lucas-spoke-against-alterations">changes George Lucas made</a> to the original Star Wars trilogy were silly and unnecessary, we have good news: someone improved on LucasArt's "improvement" of the scene where Vader hurls the Emperor to his death to save Luke.

NERD RAGE

Master List Of Star Wars Alterations And A Look Back On When George Lucas Spoke Against Altering Films

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Back in 1988 when the Star Wars prequels had yet to gently caress our inner children in a questionable manner, George Lucas delivered <a href="http://www.slashfilm.com/george-lucas-speaks-altering-films-1988/">a speech</a> in front of Congress to help establish the National Film Registry.

gadgets

Darth Vader Wants You To Turn Left

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Yesterday was Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you), which you might not have known if you don't follow us on Twitter and you didn't visit one of the hundreds of sites that posted the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/05/04/tomtom-release-star-wars-gps-voices-on-the-most-appropriate-day/">same picture</a> of Obi-Wan.

CUSTERFLUCKS

SURPRISE! FOX SCREWED UP AVATAR DAY

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   AND FROM THE MOVIE STUDIO THAT IS ONE BIG ICEBERG To recap, yesterday Fox started giving out <a href="http://www.avatarmovie.com/">free tickets</a> to a 16-minute advertisement for James Cameron's <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/tag/avatar">Avatar</a> (teaser trailer below).


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