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    May 3, 2013

    15 Reasons Why Luke Skywalker Is A Badass Hero

    Wait, you're calling him whiny?! This is the kid that went from orphan farmer boy to galaxy-saving Jedi in just three movies.

    1. He knows how to party.

    2. He's got killer aim, taking down womp rats from afar while aboard his T-16 Skyhopper.

    3. Took down the Death Star with that killer aim - and with his eyes closed. His eyes closed!

    4. He found out his dad was the darkest, most feared man in the galaxy, and then disobeyed him. Take that, dad.

    5. Then he got super zen.

    6. Then he made his super evil dad good again. That's reverse daddy issues.

    7. Piggyback rides!

    8. Dude is so charming, he got his own SISTER to kiss him.

    9. Invented this meme.

    10. In the expanded universe books, he married a pretty badass woman named Mara Jade.

    11. Kept this guy from freakin' out all the time.

    12. He defeated science!

    13. Look at that hair. Look at it!

    14. He dealt with all that sass, no problem.

    15. His mom is Natalie Portman.