May The 21st Be With You: I Have A Bad Peeling About This…

James Proclaims (4)

There are still quite a few days left of May.

Which is surprising because it feels like I’ve been writing about Star Wars forever.

Although there remains plenty within the Star Wars back catalogue for me to write about. Which is good news. From a certain point of view…

But today I’m going to have to go with the slightly lazier option of posting a picture of something Star-Wars-y that I own.

Fortunately I have plenty of stuff that ticks that particular box.

Today I thought I’d go with this little guy:

He’s one of my favourite things.

Indeed if I was to update that famous song from ‘The Sound of Music’ I’d change it to:

Cadbury’s Roses and memes of cute kittens
A functioning kettle and droid oven mittens
Amazon packages when the doorbell rings
But Darth Tater is my most favourite thing

Obviously some of the above is not really true. I like a Cadbury’s Rose, but I’m just as partial to a Quality Street. I have no interest in kitten memes, and you can’t prove otherwise. But if you’re going to do a rubbish parody of a verse of a well-known song, it’s important to keep a hint of the original elements in it I think.

I do actually own some R2D2 oven mittens, but they’ve seen better days (because they are functional as well as fun) so I won’t include a picture of them.

Darth Tater is brilliant though. Few things can make me smile like this fella.

You can get other Star Wars themed ‘Mr Potato Heads’. I believe there is a Spud-Trooper, a Luke Frywalker, an Artoo Potatoo and most recently a Frylo Ren.

I don’t own any of those.

Darth Tater more than meets my ‘Mr Potato Head’ needs.



  10 comments for “May The 21st Be With You: I Have A Bad Peeling About This…

  1. May 21, 2020 at 11:38 am

    Darth Tater. This was worth waiting for.
    Most excellent!

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    • May 21, 2020 at 11:56 am

      Had him for years, still makes me smile.

      Liked by 1 person

  2. May 21, 2020 at 4:04 pm

    I’m beginning to see the A peel!

    Liked by 1 person

    • May 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

      It’s a mashterpiece really

      Liked by 1 person

      • May 21, 2020 at 7:57 pm

        He used to tell people he was a gourmet potato but really he was just a commentator!

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  3. May 21, 2020 at 4:17 pm

    That is really clever.

    Liked by 1 person

    • May 21, 2020 at 6:31 pm

      You’re too kind but you probably shouldn’t encourage me

      Liked by 1 person

  4. May 23, 2020 at 2:27 pm

    That’s so cool. We have a batman version.

    Liked by 1 person

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