Geek Of The Week: Rose Tico

Geek Of The Week: Rose Tico

In honor of Star Wars Episode VII: The Last Jedi, which is currently in theaters, this week’s geek is Rose Tico. She is a maintenance worker for the resistance who ends up becoming a warrior. Tico’s sister dies in battle during the film. As the movie progresses, you learn the pair grew up on a planet controlled by the First Order. She volunteers on a a mission to disable the First Order’s tracking systems, and then makes a deal with a thief to turn the odds in their favor. The deal goes bad and in the end, she ends up saving Finn’s life.

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avatar KALE: A geek who works in the IT Security field and lives in Dallas, TX. He is also a music geek who has played in several local bands. Previous to his IT career, Kale worked as a photojournalist. He brings technical advice and artistic counterpoint to the podcast.