According to the Wikipedia entry (there HAD to be a Wikipedia entry), May 25th is the anniversary of the premiere of the first Star Wars film in 1977. Incidentally, May 25 was also declared Star Wars Day in Los Angeles for the same reason. Could there possibly be anything more geeky? Likely, no.
If you have a geek in your life, make sure to give them a hug and maybe a little something from ThinkGeek. ;)
And if you are a geek? Here are a few items for you to enjoy:
- Read my Geek Manifesto: Embracing My Geekiness
- Check out the list of Geek Rights I linked to in last year's Geek Pride Day post
- Like the official Facebook page
- Head on over to GeekDad for their list of reasons to be proud of your geekiness