Emperor Palpatine, what is up with him??

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  1. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    Ok, I have watched Ep VI so many times, and I just can't figure it out. Emperor Palpatine is a little strange. He hangs out with a guy who is in purple all day, and he strokes Luke's lightsaber and says "You want this, don't you?" to him. I find this a little odd. On the cool side though, he has an awesome chair.
     
  2. Strider

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    Well I guess when you have lived as long as he has you are allowed to go a little crazy :rolleyes:

    Got to hand it to him though, he is a mastermind.
     
  3. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    Yes he is!! "An entire legion of my best troops await them." Although, it was his downfall to let the Alliance get the plans. He was a little stupid there.
     
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    Yes but by then he thought he was invincible. Thousands of years of planning and it worked without a single suspicion.
     
  5. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    true, true. I hope he does more in Episode III.
     
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    Gavaha Art House Member

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    yes he is a mastermind, very smart, and I think he cloned himself tons of times. I think thats how Michal Jordan Stays healthy to keep on playing b ball :)
     
  7. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    yeah, he cloned himself a lot but in the books, Luke kills all but one clone in one chapter. Good theory about MJ too.
     
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    frodogurl49 Jedi Sabermistress

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    I just think he is a confused person much like myself. He is alittle creepy, though...
     
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    I think he's disgusting, especally in the original trilogy. I mean the pale, wrinkly skin...can just imagine that they're cold and gross too. I'm not sure I'd want my lightsaber back after getting it stroked like that... *shuuuudddderr*
     
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    Of course he'll do more in the third movie! His plans finally fall through. He may actually even do more than stand there :eek:
     
  11. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    Winterine, THAT is EXACTLY what I was talking about!! He was stroking it in a sick and nasty manner, and who knows where those hands have been! *shiver* And again, he hangs out with dudes who are dressed in purple who sing for him!!
     
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    Eh? Purple? *c* Now you've lost me!
    Palpatine is just gross. *nodnod*
     
  13. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    One of his advisers was in a purple gown. Really gross.
     
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    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    yes he was rather disguisting
     
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    I don't remember anyone in purple with him in the movie is it in the book? I remember in the movie people in red though, were they purple?
     
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    Glorfy_of_Imladris Mysterious Glorfy

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    Yeah weren't they dressed in red? But ack... long time ago I saw the film... Must get it out of my room :p
     
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    The red ones were the Red Royal Guards...something like the Blue Senate Guards in the prequels...
    Still can't quite remember who the purple guy is...
     
  18. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    Purple guy? You're probably thinking of one of the Emperor's advisors, only seen briefly in RotJ.
     
  19. Squall Leonhart

    Squall Leonhart Wielder of the Gunblade

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    OK, to rest the argument, I busted out my cards and looked. His name is Janus Greejatus, and he IS wearing purple, he IS the Emperor's advisor, NOT a Royal Guard who wears red armor.