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Author Topic: Disney goes full sjw and fires Gina Carano from the Mandalorian  (Read 4975 times)


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Re: Disney goes full sjw and fires Gina Carano from the Mandalorian
« Reply #90 on: April 07, 2021, 09:09:23 PM »
"Content in his hut?"  Yoda is Sideshow Bob plotting his revenge in mini-storage.

Dude - I'm not saying that Yoda didn't intend to act against the Empire. I'm saying that his *lifestyle* doesn't seem like he is a rich aristocrat on hard times - longing to get back his riches. i.e. He seems more like Robin Hood living a simple life rather than an aristocratic general of a slave army.

It is technically consistent that in his earlier life he could have been a slave-driving warmonger, but there is no sign of that in the original trilogy.

EDITED TO ADD: The point is that in the original trilogy, the good guys stood up for truth, justice, and freedom. It would have been against the ethos of the original trilogy for someone to suggest using a slave army to defeat the Empire - even though it was an even more desperate struggle than the Separatists in the prequels.

The Rebellion didn't have a Senate to answer to for their actions. By their very name and definition, they were finally fed up with doing thing legally and were going to get some guns and ships and kill the Empire and damn the collateral damage and political fallout.
Just as the PT sanitized the use of a slave army, the OT sanitized the type of guerrlia war the Rebellion would have been fighting. They kinda sorta address this decades later, in Rogue One, after Lucas sold the franchise, and only dip their toe in. Like the Cartoons dipping their toe into the morality of using a slave army.

Funny enough even then it was STILL George Lucas who created Saw Gerrera.