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George Takei just wants some peace. The actor, famous for his role as Hikaru Sulu in Star Trek, wants to put an end to the YouTube wars between fans of his franchise and fans of Star Wars.
The long-standing sci-fi battle caught fire back in September, when Captain Kirk himself (William Shatner) made the argument for Trek‘s superiority in a YouTube interview. Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) responded on her own YouTube channel, arguing that Star Wars is clearly the best and that The Shat doesn’t know what he’s talking about.
Never one to back down, Shatner addressed Fisher directly via a video that amped up the insults.
In an attempt to snuff out this feud once and for all, Takei implores both sides to fight together to address the real enemy: Twilight.
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