Don’t think too hard about that Luke Skywalker cameo in ‘The Mandalorian’ finale

From the desk of Daniel P. Finney, paragraph stacker, Des Moines, Iowa. “THE MANDALORIAN” SEASON 2 FINALE A familiar starfighter streaks across the docks in the Imperial Cruiser. The grizzled Rebel trooper Cara Dune sneers, “One X-Wing? Great. We’re saved.” But the viewer knows better. This is “Star Wars,” or more precisely “The Mandalorian,” theContinue reading “Don’t think too hard about that Luke Skywalker cameo in ‘The Mandalorian’ finale”

Why watching Stormtroopers die is wonderful

From the desk of Daniel P. Finney, paragraph stacker, Des Moines, Iowa. ITEM ONLY: An under-appreciated joy of watching “The Mandalorian” is watching the wholesale slaughter of Stormtroopers. They are easily the worst army ever assembled in fiction. They are not good at anything, especially shooting people at point-blank range. They look good. If youContinue reading “Why watching Stormtroopers die is wonderful”