Wednesday, October 20, 2010

The Force is Strong in This One

cathedral tower

Did you know that the Washington National Cathedral in DC took 83 years to build?

washington national cathedral

That the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. preached his last Sunday sermon there?

high altar national cathedral

That President Eisenhower's funeral was there in 1969, President Reagan's in 2004 and President Ford's in 2007?

And most importantly...the thing that you absolutely have to know is that up high...

cathedral tower

Sits a grotesque with a face you may not expect...

darth vader cathedral grotesque

Recognize it?

Come on....duh duh duh duh da duh duh da dum....

You can read about it here...