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Master of Manipulation – TWL #16

In their “sweet 16″ episode, Karl and Jason are again joined by special guest Joe “Lord Bruticus” Mignano as they discuss the character development of Darth Sidious/Emperor Palpatine¬† from Episode I through Episode VI.¬† From his rise as a popular senator to supreme chancellor to declaring himself Emperor of the first galactic empire, your hosts talk about what kind of man Palpatine was who was capable of such feats.¬† From the shadows, this brilliant character takes control of the galaxy and stakes a claim on film history as one of the greatest villains of all time!