Monthly Archive: December, 2017

[SPOILERS] The Last Jedi: A Theme of Balance

I watched The Last Jedi a second time, and I now absolutely love it. Over the coming weeks, I’m going to try to explore a lot of the themes, story elements, character developments, and subversions that got me to change my mind. Due to holidays, family stuff, and work deadlines, they’ll be coming in one article after another. But I wanted to start off with a bang. So this first article is talking about a theory I haven’t seen anyone else talk about: The true theme running through The Last Jedi is one of balance.

Beto O’Rourke Challenges Ted Cruz

So, Alabama almost elected an accused child molester and sexual deviant for their governor. To be honest, I’m actually surprised they didn’t. I don’t exactly understand the “good-ol-boyism” that allows people to believe a wealthy old man’s word over the word of his dozen or so female accusers, but whatever. I won’t go into that here, because it didn’t happen anyway.

Instead, Alabama elected a Democrat to as a governor for the first time in over a decade.