How Ukraine is Like Star Wars and Other Russian Memes, Explained
On the other side of the world, an entirely different internet is taking place: Russian internet. Today, Natalie Shure takes us on a tour of the past week or so on the Russian web, from VKontakte to LiveJournal, from MH17 conspiracies to the toilet duckling meme. Read more...
Darth Vader 2016? Star Wars Villian Outpolling Hillary Clinton
Darth Vader might just be the dark horse of the 2016 presidential election. A recent poll of Americans’ opinions on the Star Wars universe found that despite serving as the foil for Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader still great favorability numbers. The poll found that 58 percent of respondents viewed the Dark Lord as favorable, and