May the Fourth, for many fans, isn’t the one true Star Wars Day. May 25, the franchise’s birthday (and this year, the day Solo flies into theaters) is a better candidate for that.
Still, the pun-based holiday appears to have settled down into a fun routine of clever jokes in unusual locations (nice one, London Heathrow). In contrast to the situation a couple of years ago, it seems, brands have finally learned how to speak Star Wars.
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And in the scramble to celebrate the day, there are plenty interesting nuggets of Star Wars wisdom being dropped. For example, Yahoo offered some interesting statistics on its most-searched Star Wars terms that quantify a truth universally acknowledged: we love Princess/General Leia Organa now more than ever. Read more…More about Princess Leia, Carrie Fisher, Leia, Entertainment, and Star Wars