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Star Wars Prequels

+ - Disney now owns my entire childhood->

Submitted by lexxyz
lexxyz (939985) writes "Disney has purchased Lucasfilm Studios, the brainchild of Star Wars director George Lucas, for a cool US$4.05-billion, according to reports. And what’s more, the film giant plans to release a new Star Wars film — Episode VII — by 2015, with Lucas himself as a “creative consultant.”

“This transaction combines a world-class portfolio of content including Star Wars, one of the greatest family entertainment franchises of all time, with Disney’s unique and unparalleled creativity across multiple platforms, businesses, and markets to generate sustained growth and drive significant long-term value,” Disney CEO Bob Iger said in a statement."

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Comment: Not just the internet... (Score 1) 110

by lexxyz (#40017059) Attached to: Canadian Internet Surveillance Dies a Quiet, Lonely Death

The real concern here was the ambiguity of the telecommunications traffic...

The way the bill was framed was an internet bill against kiddie porn, but the lack of clear and concise definitions of what consitutes telecommunications traffic would have effectively handed them a golden key to all your electronic communication.

Not only would they be able to pursue and monitor my trolling, but also my prank calls... Bastards

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