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**Kelly says Revenge of the Sith Obi-Wan is Peak Ewan McGregor. Reference Ewan's cable show "Long Way Round".
**Kelly says Revenge of the Sith Obi-Wan is Peak Ewan McGregor. Reference Ewan's cable show "Long Way Round".
**Ewan McGregor's acting succeeds against long odds. Compare with other actors in this film and in the other Prequels.
**Ewan McGregor's acting succeeds against long odds. Compare with other actors in this film and in the other Prequels.
*The regressive maternity leave policy on Naboo.
**Alex's opinion is that queens having babies in secret is more dramatic than senators having babies in secret.
**Why, from an out of universe storytelling perspective, is Padmé not the queen anymore?


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Parking for the Soulless One only.

All others will be sent to the Spice Mines of Kessel, smashed into who knows what.

Date

March 14th, 2018 (Pi day!)

Summary

OBI-WAN flies away from the planet Utapau in General Grievous's tiny Starfighter.

Guests

Kelly Anneken

Notes

Film

  • Starts with Obi-Wan stealing a car, and ends with Artoo and C-3PO reunited at last.

Podcast

  • Referenced: Back to the Future.
  • His Jedi ship left without him, so he steals the Soulless One (General Grievous' car).
    • The ship Grievous arrived in was his business ship; this is his personal fighter.
  • Which is your favorite Ewan Mcgregor as Obi-Wan?
    • Kelly says Revenge of the Sith Obi-Wan is Peak Ewan McGregor. Reference Ewan's cable show "Long Way Round".
    • Ewan McGregor's acting succeeds against long odds. Compare with other actors in this film and in the other Prequels.
  • The regressive maternity leave policy on Naboo.
    • Alex's opinion is that queens having babies in secret is more dramatic than senators having babies in secret.
    • Why, from an out of universe storytelling perspective, is Padmé not the queen anymore?

Meta Minute

  • 28:39 podcast episode length.
  • When this episode was first posted, it was incorrectly labeled as Minute 87.
  • This is the third season in a row to have an episode air on Pi day.

Quotes

  • Pete: (re: the Soulless One) It's his midlife crisis sports car.
  • Kelly: All the various space chickens are coming home to roost.
  • Kelly: Tortured love scenes are m'jam.

Link

http://www.starwarsminute.com/2018/03/14/rots-88-business-ship/


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