The secret story behind Admiral Ackbar's "It's a trap!" line

Thirty odd years ago, radio dramatist Erik Bauersfeld recorded the voices of Admiral Ackbar and Bib Fortuna for Return of the Jedi, saw the movie, and promptly forgot about the whole experience. » 2/22/12 1:50pm 2/22/12 1:50pm

Admiral Ackbar and Nien Nunb discuss hamburgers, the metric system

There are about a zillion Star Wars redubs out there — The Vader Sessions being the gold standard — but this lost scene from the Battle of Endor by David Wilm speaks to me. Does this mean Xenu lives on Mon Calamari? » 9/25/11 10:25am 9/25/11 10:25am

Admiral Ackbar demands penetration!

In this behind-the-scenes footage from Return of the Jedi, Admiral Ackbar's puppeteer practices the Mon Calamarian's voice and serves up some innuendo-prone directives in the process. Yes, yes, we really should know better. » 4/17/11 10:00am 4/17/11 10:00am

Darth Vader, Admiral Ackbar and Boba Fett re-imagined as sexy pin-up…

Too long have we gone without some quality Tusken Raider or Darth Vader upskirt. Well wait no more — this odd collection of Star Wars pinups will finally answer that nagging question, "What do Admiral Ackbar's wife's legs look like?" » 1/07/11 4:00pm 1/07/11 4:00pm

Al Gore as a randy computer avatar = the future of news?

Taiwan's NMA News creates computer-animated depictions of current events that drive a flaming dune buggy into the uncanny valley. NMA's 3D take on the Leno-Conan tiff was amusing, but their version of the Al Gore sex scandal allegations is transcendental... » 6/26/10 9:05am 6/26/10 9:05am

Admiral Ackbar For University Of Mississippi Football Mascot?

Students at the University of Mississippi have launched a campaign to replace their former antebellum mascot, Colonel Reb, with the O.G. Mon Calamari rebel, Admiral Ackbar. Unfortunately for Star Wars fans, Ole Miss officials are sensing a trap. » 2/25/10 10:23am 2/25/10 10:23am

Vote Lando For Leader Of The Galaxy

Okay, I know; you're probably sick of the election by now. But we have two pieces of information that may swing your vote at the last minute. First, Billy Dee Williams taking on the mantle of Lando Calrissian for the first time in 25 years. Secondly, Admiral Ackbar. Click through for the last election ads that you'll… » 11/04/08 6:30am 11/04/08 6:30am