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There is no historical reason for 04 May to be chosen as the Star Wars Day, except for the pun on the catchphrase "May the Force be with you" as "May the Fourth be with you". Two years later, an English daily, ran a headline after which was part of an advertisement by the Conservative Party in Great Britain who were celebrating the election of Margaret Thatcher, taking up office as the UK Prime Minister.

So May the Fourth be with you today, but remember, tomorrow is the Revenge of the Fifth.

That $160 million is a lot of money, particularly in a 96-hour time period, but it's still below what Disney might hope/expect from a Star Wars movie.

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On behalf of Star Wars: Force for Change, funds unlocked through this campaign will help UNICEF to provide Ready-to-Use-Therapeutic Food packets to children suffering from malnutrition, helping them to have a chance at a brighter future. But the First Order is hot on their tail...and they are out for blood.

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The festival for film, game, comic and cosplay fans!

It is also perfectly acceptable to dress up as Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker or even Yoda. The sale also includes discounts on a wide range of Star Wars backpacks, lunch bags, and luggage.

On the Star Wars official website it says: "Ultimately, as Star Wars Day was created by the fans, it is truly their day".

The iconic crawl at the beginning of the first Star Wars movie wasn't written by George Lucas, but his friend and fellow filmmaker, Brian De Palma. If we have to explain it to you, then congrats, you've been out of the pop culture zeitgeist for at least 40 years.

It's become an unofficial national holiday - May the 4th be with you!

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