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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Sun May 4, 2014 09:37 AM CDT

Those of you who grew up in the 70's remember the cultural event that was the release of "Star Wars". Though it turned out to be Episode Four, with the first three (released decades later) introducing us to the regrettable character of Jar Jar Binks, the original movie will always be remembered for its iconic manta, "May the force be with you." So much so that middle-aged people with too much time on their hands and too few new good movies to latch on to have made May the Fourth officially "Star Wars Day" (May the Fourth be with you, ...

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