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May the 4th Be With You
When Margaret Thatcher was elected prime minister of the U.K. on May 4, 1979, the Conservative Party took out a newspaper ad in the London Evening News that read, ”May the 4th Be With You, Maggie. Congratulations.” Who knew Tories were such Star Wars geeks?
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