How To Reboot Star Wars

Given the critical and popular success of JJ Abrams' Star Trek, you might well imagine that George Lucas is currently craving a little loving.

io9.com have some ideas as to how the sultan of Skywalker Ranch can rebuild his Empire, taking some cues from Abrams' recent retooling of the Roddenberry universe.

Head here for the full manifesto (if you need any more encouragement, there's a very swoonsome picture of Carrie Fisher waiting for you at the other end of that link).

Meantime, why not tell us how you'd go about reinvigorating a galaxy far, far away? We'll take the summary execution of Jar Jar Binks as read.

Dear god. Jar Jar Binks jokes in 2009. Why can't we move on?