Dave Barry Looks Back on 2002
Dec 29, 2002
Today, The Miami Herald and various other papers around the world published Dave Barry’s annual Look Back at the year. In addition to a wonderful cartoon of Yoda (he’s green-coloured, so is he a Slytherin?) trying to catch the snitch, Barry wrote that in May,
…the big news is the release of the fifth installment in the Star Wars series, Star Wars II, which continues to express creator/director George Lucas’ artistic vision, summed up by the statement: ”I don’t understand Roman numerals.” The movie seems to be an effort by Lucas to connect with younger audiences, as evidenced by the exciting action scene in which Anakin Skywalker battles the evil Count Dooku in a deadly high-stakes game of Quidditch.