Contact Us

Intergalactic Robot Attack!

ScreenCrush reported recently that J.J. Abrams; “Star Wars: Episode 7” will still include the same R2-D2 that we all know and love.  That got me thinking about if I would actually go see this new chapter in the Star Wars saga when it hits theaters in a couple years.  Ever since Episode 1, I’ve become increasingly disenfranchised with the whole thing.  I loved the originals, I even did a geekathon in the theater for the original three right before #1 came out.  After what I felt to be three moderately disappointing Lucas films and an online game that over-promised and under-delivered, I’m not entirely sure I have faith in what is to come.

But sometimes miracles happen.  With the creative hand off to Abrams, I might just give this new film a chance.  Looking back over Abrams’ work, I am really impressed with his past and present projects.  I was a big fan of “Lost” (until season 4 when I just couldn’t figure out what the f* was going on anymore), “Fringe”, his “Star Trek” films, “Person of Interest” and although only a few episodes in, so far I’m digging his new series “Almost Human”.  It looks like the cards are stacked in your favor, Mister Abrams; this geek girl may just have to get over the past and try to believe in miracles.  If anyone can do it, I think this guy can.

Now, let me share this odd little moderately related epiphany I had about R2-D2 and the Daleks (“Doctor Who”).  What would happen if a Dalek and R2-D2 were to come head-to-head?  I’m not the only one to share this line of thinking, it would go something like this:

Dalek vs. R2-D2

Or perhaps this:

R2-D2 vs. Dalek

What’s more hilariously evil than a trash can slowly rolling towards you, threatening to suck your face off with a toilet plunger while egg beating your face and shouting “EXTERMINATE!”?  If only my evil twin were that cool…

More From KRNA

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://krna.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 94.1 KRNA quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 94.1 KRNA quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!