On the supposed inevitability of the Expanded Universe reboot
Defenders of the 2014 decision to decanonize the Expanded Universe argue it was inevitable and the most logical outcome. But that doesn't add up, based on what Lucasfilm themselves told us prior to 2014. Either way, it's an ironic gift to the EU. Now we're free to continue our storyline without having to make it consistent with the new Disney canon.