City of Los Angeles officially recognized May 25th as Star Wars Day
Earlier this month I posted that May 4th is widely known as Star Wars Day… May the 4th Be With You being the pun. But little did I know that on May 1st, Jan Perry, Councilwoman for the Ninth District of the Jedi Council, signed a proclamation reading:
…the Los Angeles City Council declares May 25th as Star Wars day and also recognizes George Lucas’ 1977 film Star Wars for its tremendous impact on the citizenry of Los Angeles, the film industry, and the world, and for continuing to inspire after thirty years millions of people to explore movies, fantasy, literature, and science as means of achieving their goals and dreams.
Robert at Celsius1414 was likely part of the Uggnaught underground that orchestrated this declaration, as evidenced in part by some glaring omissions from his Star Wars day lineup of films. He’s running the trilogies back to back, but leaves out The Star Wars Holiday Special, The Ewok Adventure, and The Battle for Endor.
…the Tusken Raiders at Curbed LA broke the news first…