Ian McDiarmid as Emperor Palpatine Photo: Lucasfilm
The Force is awakening in Ukraine!
First, we've seen the statue of Lenin
; then, we saw a
at the polling station. And now, the Dark Side claimed victory in Ukraine when a man going by name of
villain Emperor Palpatine claimed a seat of Odessa city council.
, Palpatine Dmitry, 25, won 54.4 percent of the votes in Sunday's mayoral election in Odessa.
The election's ballot also included Yoda, a Darth Vader, a Padme Amidala, and a Chewbacca. At least Palpatine is one of the two with governmental experience.