- Two fellow astronomers of mine pointed out some errors I made in my
To be fair, the Millenium Falcon ("the fastest hunk of junk in the
galaxy") doesn't go twice the speed of light. "She'll make point 5
past light speed. She may not look like much but she's got it where
it counts kid. I've made a lot of special modifications myself."
Based on what I found in the Essential Guide to Vehicles and Vessels
there aren't really any ships that are faster than the Millenium
Falcon. That YT-1300 has a Class 0.5 hyderdrive (definitely not
Actually Chewbacca may be quite intelligent. It is difficult fo rus
to know since we can't speak Wookie. Sure he grunts and threatens
physical violence. He is male after all -- its genetically coded
into us males. Heck, add in some beer and a football game and
Chewbacca is Sunday afternoon with your pals at a sportsbar or a
buddy's basement TV room. And no cracks about him thinking with his
stomach all the time either. I know the business end of a doughnut
the same as the next guy.