May 17, 2018
This week, we’re gushing about meeting Ashley Eckstein, giving away a copy of her new book, talking about the Solo red carpet premiere, Han Solo and fatherhood, and more. Check out our website for photos of that Ashley Eckstein event: https://childrenoftheforce.com/2018/05/18/episode-105-its-your-universe/
STAR WARSY STUFF [3:00]
Let us regale you with our tale of meeting Ashley Eckstein!
9:10 – Anna reviews “It’s Your Universe”
So we're doing a giveaway of a signed copy of It's Your Universe. Here's how you can enter:
All pre-existing Patreon patrons
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Each retweet of the contest post on Twitter
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Every NEW Patreon patron (https://www.patreon.com/childrenoftheforce)
Every NEW iTunes/Apple Podcasts review
All entries will be placed into a hat (or possibly a C-3PO mask) and one will be drawn at random. Unfortunately, we have to keep this contest to United States only, for shipping reasons.
Star Wars Celebration: Chicago had not been announced yet, at the time of this recording. But you can bet that we are THRILLED that it’s going to be a quick 6-hour drive away for us!
We also talk about the Solo red carpet premiere. Sounds like the movie is good!
Jon Favreau drips a little info on his upcoming live-action series.
CANON NEWS [26:25]
Confirmation of a Legends-era curse word. And there are LEGO in Star Wars! Sort of.
Q&A COUNCIL [37:30]
Our question this week comes from Nick from London: Does Solo feel like a proper Star Wars movie to you?
STUMP THE LUMP! [44:10]
What language do Wookiees speak?
What is mined on Cloud City?
Shoutout to Roqoo Depot (https://roqoodepot.com) for their review of our podcast on iTunes. Thanks!
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