Lightsaber makes space travel

When the Discovery Shuttle takes off in October, Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber will be on board. 

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The original prop was escorted to Houston’s Space Center by Stormtroopers and handed over to NASA in a formal ceremony.  Darth Vader attended and everything (he totally pigged out at the post-ceremony finger buffet, and one of the waiters reported seeing him drunk and crying at the end of the night).

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One response to “Lightsaber makes space travel

  1. Are you kidding me?…

    How do people become such big dorks?..

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