'Star Wars' actor: Obama's like Obi-Wan

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    'Star Wars' actor: Obama's like Obi-Wan - POLITICO.com

    Well that's utterly ridiculous. Obi-Wan never blew up innocent civilians with drones. If anything, Obama's most like Governor Tarkin who used the Death Star to blow up Alderaan.
     
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    More like Jabba. :lol:
     
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    Come on now, Jabba wasn't that bad. :lol:
     
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    Barry's more like a grown up Opie in black face.
     
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    Eh. he's more like C3PO. Just not as smart or useful.
     
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    So not at all then?
     
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    As the subject has been broached about associations between American politics and the Star Wars saga:

    In the DVD edition of Star Wars III "Revenge of the Sith", George Lucas and his associates provide a running commentary to the movie as a separate audio track. On that track he explains the philosophy and motivation behind the Star Wars motion picture saga. He makes a statement that Richard Nixon, when he was President, wanted to get the Constitution amended so that he could serve a third term. This was evidence of a power grab on Nixon's part similar to what Lucas believes is embodied in the Star Wars Republic Chancellor's plot to become Emperor. The problem is that I am not familiar with any documentation that Nixon ever entertained the notion of getting the Constitution amended and consequently then serving a third term. So does George Lucas have a bogus grasp of certain aspects of American History?
     
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    Would that be so surprising?
     
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    Obama is an Ewok with less hair.
     
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