Ukrainian Darth Vader Politican Gets Attacked By Road Sign
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Hands up who knows anything about the political party structure in the Ukraine? No? No-one at the back? Nah. Us neither, but when a video of a politician dressed up as Darth Vader surfaces, we kind of want to know a bit more, especially when said politician gets knocked out by an overhanging road sign.
The man previously known as Viktor Shevchenko is a member of the Ukraine’s Internet Party, who came up with the ~genius~ marketing campaign of registering their prime minister wannabes as Star Wars villains.
The video seems to show some sort of presidential cavalcade driving down a main road, complete with two storm troopers and a Darth Vader riding high as The Imperial March blares out of the speakers. Bit sinister really, until neither the storm troopers nor Darth realise there’s a road sign up ahead.
It seems like the wind has been knocked out The Internet party on all fronts, seeing as their prime ministerial candidate’s (whose legal name is Darth Vader, FYI) attempt to rule was halted by a sore lack of votes.
Been hitting the repeat button on the above video too many times? Let your fingers relax and get to know the man who would be President, the Ukraine’s Darth Vader: