In American popular culture, the prequel is still most strongly associated with the Star Wars prequel trilogy – those films we waited decades for while technology caught up to George Lucas’s imagination.

And while critical reception was mostly positive, audience and fan reception ran wildly through the five stages of grief. Some have come to know Acceptance; others are still on Anger (for Ewan McGregor, it will always be Denial).

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http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/jackalope/2011/10/five_best_prequels_with_nothin.php

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Beck’s “Restoring Honor” rally, with Sarah Palin among the scheduled speakers, will take place on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, 47 years to the day after Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech there.

Civil rights leaders have denounced Beck’s plans, questioning his motives for choosing the date and place.

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/08/16/AR2010081605042.html

North Korea faces international anger after it is accused of sinking a South Korean navy ship – but China appeals for calm.

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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia_pacific/10131683.stm

The Pentagon announced the sale of the military hardware to Taiwan.

It is widely expected to anger China.

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http://rawstory.com/news/afp/US_to_sell_missiles_ships_helicopte_01292010.html

The Republicans’ upset victory in Massachusetts is a sign that Barack Obama needs to embrace voters’ populist anger

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http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2010/jan/20/obama-brown-massachusetts-senate

One man’s anger over a washer and dryer led to the death of a 14-month-old girl at a Minnesota church.

Talk about some serious lifelong regret.

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http://blogs.citypages.com/blotter/2009/09/baby_dies_in_ba.php