Star Wars (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Two: Everybody Lies About Everything (Or: Luke Sets Out On A Different Career Path Than Biggs And Tank)

  00:15:01 – 00:30:00 This chapter of the Star Wars Edition of 15-Minute Force opens with a long shot of the Jawa sandcrawler doing its thing, crawling through the sand. It’s a night shot and it looks very good to me, even though I realize the sandcrawler is a model that probably stands waist-high, if […]

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Star Wars (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter One: A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away . . .

  00:00:00 – 00:15:00 You may have noticed that I eschewed the “A New Hope” subtitle for this, the Star Wars Edition of 15-Minute Force. I’m not really trying to make a statement, or a stand, or anything here. If I were making a statement, it would be this: I think I may be a […]

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My Hometown

  When asked where I’m from, I can say, honestly, that I’m from South Carolina, the eighth state to ratify the U.S. Constitution in 1788, and the first state to secede from the Union in 1860. Both of my parents were South Carolinians. I graduated from the University of South Carolina (Go, Gamecocks!). I spent […]

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