Re: New Star Wars Movie in 2015
Originally Posted by oblivion6
i liked Jar Jar. he was one of my favorites, as was Wato. how was Wato a stereotypical Jewish, by the way? he didnt seem to fit any such stereotypes i knew of.
Well for starters he had the hat that is very jewish in design. Then he was short, fat, ugly, very greedy with bad teeth and a large nose.
I say that is about 10 for 10 on the Jewish stereotype
Originally Posted by Kitten Champion
Wato is the flying hand-wringing merchant/slave owner alien from episode one right? I had assumed he was a stereotypical Arab, but I suppose the antisemitic caricature is there too.
Well both Jews and Arabs are Semites...
As for the pod race: I didn't like it, but I loved the homage to Ben Hur.
"If I have to fight through guards, I've made a mistake." - Thane
"HERP, DERP! NINJAAAAAAA!!!!!" - Kai Leng
Shepard: "Wrex! Do we have mawsign?"
Wrex: "Shepard, we have mawsign the likes of which even Reapers have never seen!"
Last edited by Avilan the Grey : 11-06-2012 at 02:35 AM.