You know, there comes a time when my generation just has to accept that we’re George Lucas’s bitch. After the world’s biggest 16 year letdown (not to mention Ewoks, Jar Jar, and Darth Emo), I still saw the picture below and immediately thought ‘AWESOME!’.
And really, can you blame me? A rocket powered, 21-foot, remote controlled X-Wing fighter? The beast hasn’t yet hit the skies, but Andy Woerner and his friends plan to take to the skies next week. Gizmodo has the full skinny on the design and construction, and you can bet I’m going to be checking back to see how well it worked out.