10 Jul '11, 11am

Greenpeace Uses Kids and Star Wars in an Eco-Beatdown | Care2 ...: Considering the successive generations that h...

Greenpeace Uses Kids and Star Wars in an Eco-Beatdown | Care2 ...: Considering the successive generations that h...

Considering the successive generations that have enthusiastically embraced Star Wars as their own (I am counting at least 3 or 4 generations of fandom), it is no surprise that the Star Wars iconography would be put to good and frequent use to promote notions of good over evil…or at least to sell a car or two. Back in February of this year, Volkswagen used a child in a Darth Vader costume to endear us all to the remote control attributes of the latest in their fleet, and did so with great success. This commercial (on view below) had an immediate viral appeal with 5 bazillion views and lots of accompanying chatter about how exceptionally cute this mythological sci-fi fantasy about an evil father and his vengeful son could be, especially in a commercial and marketing context. A few months down the road (light years for an advertising agency) Greenpeace, the pioneering environ...

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care2.com 10 Jul '11, 4pm

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It's 'than'. Is the Harry Potter series a better movie franchise then Star Wars, or Lord of the Rings?

It's 'than'. Is the Harry Potter series a bette...

tnp.sg 14 Jul '11, 3am

TNP Show's Jason Johnson argues that the films spawned from JK Rowling's books have superior characters to Star Wars, a be...

10 Green Work from Home Tips | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Check out these 10 tips to make your home office gr...

10 Green Work from Home Tips | Care2 Healthy & ...

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 10pm

Before you can start greening your office, you need an office to green. And the kind of surroundings that make someone els...

New blog post: Star Wars Planets Song

blog.dk.sg 18 Jul '11, 6am

Check out this song. 161 planets. And that’s not the entire Star Wars Universe yet. Sometimes I feel sorry for those livin...