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‘Star Wars’ Turns 40

When George Lucas’ Star Wars premiered in 1977, the movie quickly became a phenomenon. On its 40th anniversary, The Onion looks back on the franchise’s defining moments:

Ringo Starr Announces 26th Beatles Album With New Backing Band

‘Moonbeam Sunday’ Slated For Release On June 16

LONDON—Excitedly informing fans that the iconic pop group was back with more original music, Ringo Starr announced Tuesday that on June 16 he would be releasing a 26th Beatles album titled ‘Moonbeam Sunday’ with an all-new backing band.
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2011: Entertainment

Though box office receipts, TV ratings, and music sales went down, 2011 was still a banner year for video games and streaming video. What entertainment did you enjoy this year?

  • “Oh, I became a huge asshole about jazz this year.”

    Denise Mustian Systems Analyst
  • "Women's roller derby is a sport, thank you very much, and if I'm not listening to rockabilly music, then I'm out watching the girls tangle it up."

    Luis Winstead Belt Maker
  • "My brother and I rather enjoy this parlor game where we shove a cat off a stool."

    Rick Bradley Rotary Driller

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