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I enjoyed your article. I do wonder why you wasted your time and talent on an obvious mythological word salad filled with the old hollywood standards such as a car chase er uh space race, barroom brawls, shootouts, sword/laser fights loud deafening noise that makes the abu greb torturers look like pikers.  One doesn't have to see a modern movies to know its underlying content. Oh and the beautiful princess threatened by a despicable shadow figure.... And of course of an overvalued ego character/hero who children old and young alike can if they wish merge with in a joyous participation mystique. In Star trek er uh star wars the highest expression of the human spirit is abused and used as a cover by vampires making a mockery of true spirituality and rewarding themselves with an offering from your pocket book to boot. Don't forget to buy a star wars T shirt on your way out of the theater... Who knows how Jung would have reacted to this gibberish... I rather suspect he would have noticed the mythological word salad embedded in the movies. Star wars is schizophrenic episode luring the soulless like moths to the flames. 

"In other words, Star Wars and its fantastical troupe of Hollywood productions borrow the feel and excitement of myth without offering what a genuine, time-tested myth offers: "thousands of years as an inexhaustible source of intellectual speculation, religious joy, ethical inquiry and artistic renewal," as Le Guin puts it."

You don't know the fans that I do. ;)

How would Jung react to this gibberish? He'd be a Star Wars cosplayer and fan fiction writer/graphic novelist. He'd have his own YouTube channel. Toni Wolf would accompany him to ComicCons dressed as "Slave Leia." Freud would be a Trekker instead, because of course.


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