Lando Calrissian, the candidate with a cloudy past

Nov. 03, 2008 | 7:23 p.m.

On the eve of the big, galactic election, the attack ads are flying back and forth between the hawkish Emperor Palpatine and his relatively inexperienced but charismatic opponent, Lando Calrissian, who opposed the Clone Wars from the start and has made a priority of the global-warming crisis on Hoth. Here’s a look at the back-and-forth rhetoric…


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One Response to Lando Calrissian, the candidate with a cloudy past

  1. Meagan says:

    This certainly is an interesting and comical take on the election! With the 2008 presidential campaign finally wrapping up tomorrow, I thought you might be interested in some light-hearted political fun. Here at Public Agenda, we think that political movies have the potential to encourage public engagement, as many films explore intriguing social and political themes. That’s why Public Agenda is asking what your favorite political movies are!
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