One of the earliest known references to the day followed the May 4, 1979, election of Margaret Thatcher as Britain's prime minister, according to a post on the official Star Wars website. You can share these on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram on Star Wars Day to show you love for the series and hopefully get a good laugh out of your friends and family.
It seems likely that more Star Wars promotions will be happening today, but as far as things inside of our wheelhouse are concerned, these seem like the big ones right now. The London Evening News ran a headline that read "May the Fourth Be with You, Maggie", and since then, the day has belonged to Star Wars fans. In 2011, the Toronto Underground Cinema in Canada put together an organized celebration with a costume contest and a film festival.
Anyway, combining Star Wars with Lego, still the GREATEST TOY EVER, is bound to get people excited.
National monuments: Stand up for them It directs the Department of Interior to examine all lands designated as national monuments since 1996. Bears Ears National Monument in Utah is also on the list.
This year's Star Wars Day featured a duel with light sabers at the Living Mall, a shopping mall with a giant orb that resembles the film's Death Star space station. This year, both Mayhew and Ahmed came out to celebrate Star Wars' 40th anniversary.
"But what they don't know, is that I'll be their surprise co-star".
Random? Absolutely. But still a welcome addition to Star Wars Day.
Other attractions include a Star Wars-themed "silent disco" on Friday and Saturday, from 9pm to 11pm, and a screening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Saturday at 9pm.
Louisiana prosecutors have vowed to launch their own investigation to determine whether state charges are applicable. As Sterling lies fatally wounded, the other officer removes something from Sterling's right pocket.
Acrospire Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of United States Steel by 241.1% in the first quarter. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, October 3 by Deutsche Bank.
Hertz said net vehicle depreciation per auto rose 15 percent in the first quarter. 2,322,237 shares of the company traded hands. The Company's services consist of its automotive and mobile navigation platform and its advertising delivery platform.
A return for " Idol " had been rumored for months, and Fremantle reportedly entertained offers from NBC and Fox. I had no idea that it was being talked about to come here until late last week. "I say "yes" and bow to you".
Over the weekend, Ms Le Pen was endorsed by Nicolas Dupont-Aignan, a conservative candidate who lost in the first round of voting. She has also intensified her campaign to convince working-class left-wingers to rally to her cause, or at least abstain.
Harvey posted a 4-10 mark with a 4.86 ERA in 14 starts last season before undergoing surgery to fix thoracic outlet syndrome. He was good again in 2015 but it's been a real struggle since helping to carry the Mets to the 2015 World Series.
I don't know what the reason should be, but it shouldn't be that Celtic go into the game with less tickets than Aberdeen . They were all delighted for me and they were a bit emotional when I was playing as well.
Correa-Carmenaty was sentenced Monday to 45 years in prison for his role in a botched robbery in March 2016. Morgan was rushed to the hospital following the incident and expected to make a full recovery.
Arsene Wenger claims he would "love" to keep Lucas Perez at Arsenal this summer - provided he is still in charge of the club. His team plays away at Southampton on Wednesday needing a win to stay in contention for a top-four finish.
The iPhone 8 will reportedly introduce a 5.8-in., edgeless OLED display with minimal bezels said to measure in at just 4mm. Although he believes that this delay won't undermine the actual demand as long as the iPhone 8 lives up to the hype.
The missions are part of a campaign called Siltbreaker , which is broken into two acts and will be released separately this year. Each year around this time, Valve rolls out a new Battle Pass for the coming DotA2 International Tournament.
Inspired Alves leads Juventus into Champions League final
The German midfielder is likely to be straight back into the starting lineup, with Claudio Marchisio expected to make way for him. Juventus are heading for their sixth successive Serie A title and produced an utterly clinical display in the first leg.
Saudi Arabia hopes to extend oil cuts to end-2017 or longer
Now, Saudi Arabia's oil minister has said that they're trying to extend the cut even further, perhaps even moving into 2018. The EIA forecast that USA oil demand for 2017 will grow 290,000 bpd, up from its previous forecast for 250,000 bpd growth.
Newell Brands Rises on Incredible Sales Growth
Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 4.00 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 3.17 Million shares. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company.
Sinclair Broadcast Group acquires Tribune Media
Sinclair Broadcast Group announced Monday that it will acquire Tribune Media in a deal valued at $3.9 billion. Sinclair Broadcast Group , one of the nation's largest local TV station operators, wants to get even bigger.
About 200 Indonesian prisoners in mass jailbreak
There was a spate of breakouts in 2013, including one where about 150 prisoners - including terror convicts - escaped from a jail. The prisoners broke out after pulling down a gate near a mosque located inside the prison complex shortly after Friday prayers.
Nicki Minaj just paid for some fans' school tuitions
Minaj was then flooded with tweets from fans with ideal grades and student loan dramas, begging for her to assist them. Minaj has also been active with the educational charity, Get Schooled Foundation. "If u have proof". "Ok u guys.