Labour MP fury at Star Wars gift: 'I can't stand C3-PO'
Jamie Reed ranted that he "can't stand" the risk-averse android, and would have preferred the human bounty-hunter Boba Fett remote.
The satellite TV firm has launched a range of the gadgets decorated with characters from the franchise such as Princess Leia, Yoda and the famously neurotic C3-PO.
Such a thrill has nothing to do with the fact Sky is launching a new Star Wars-only channel, or the fact Sky’s Rupert Murdoch owns 20th Century Fox, which holds the rights to the first three films, of course.
Mr Reed tweeted a picture of his new asset fresh out the box this morning, shortly before his ecstatic joy turned to abject rage.
I can't stand C3-PO. Would Boba Fett have been too much to ask for?