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Star Wars Prequels

Submission + - The Empire Strikes Back turns 30 today 1

inKubus writes: May 21, 2010 is the 30th anniversary of the iconic Episode Six of the Star Wars franchise, The Empire Strikes Back. Spike TV will feature a Star Wars movie marathon featuring the original trilogy on Saturday, May 22 (1:00 PM – 3:30 AM, ET/PT), as well as play the movie in Times Square on MTV's 44 foot movie board. The Star Wars website is also selling XBox Live avatars. Maxim put out some previously unreleased photos showing some set pieces and the equipment to shoot the opening crawl. And last but not least, the original theatrical trailer with a voiceover by Harrison Ford.

Combat Pilots May Get Viagra Screenshot-sm 5

Israel is considering giving its combat pilots Viagra to improve their performance in the air. A study by Israeli doctors of mountain climbers in Africa found a correlation between erectile dysfunction drugs and improved performance in high altitudes. It looks like this already tough job is about to get a lot harder.

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