Fuck Your Yankee Bluejeans...as long as you give credit to Kevin Smith
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Since you asked...Syd Barrett, when he was forming a band, took the names of his two favorite bluesmen, Pink Anderson and Floyd Council, and amalgamated their names for his band name. He surmised that no one would want to go see a band called Anderson Council, so he called it Pink Floyd. Click here if you would like to go more in-depth on the subject.
Oh sure they will. After people own the Special Editions on DVD, they'd gladly go back and buy the originals, and George Lucas has never shown an aversion to selling anything outside of the Star Wars Holiday Special.