In 1999, a new Star Wars movie hit theaters for the first time in 16 years, and anticipation was at an all time high. It extended the saga and changed the fandom forever. For some, it was their first Star Wars experience in movie theaters. Others saw it as a great addition to the saga, and some felt that it ruined everything.
In today's episode, Dan Zehr of Coffee With Kenobi joins Scott to discuss The Phantom Menace on its 20th anniversary. It's a balanced and insightful look at the memories, the criticisms, the merchandise, the actors and more.
A lot of people have dog stories, but few have a story quite like Dion Leonard. While on an intensive multi-day 150-mile run through China's Gobi Desert, a stray dog showed up and suddenly began to join Dion on his trek. After a few days, it was clear neither of them wanted to be separated.
However, while Dion waited back home for his new best friend (now named Gobi) to arrive, she went missing. So, Dion dropped everything and flew back to China to find her in a city of over 3 million people.. The rest of this amazing story is found in the book Finding Gobi, and today Dion talks about his experience with Scott.