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    I Dressed Up As "Star Wars" Characters For A Week And It Got Weird

    Bounty hunters can't skateboard.

    I'm Kaelin, and I love Star Wars so much that in honor of the new movie I dressed up like one of the characters every day for a week...and things got kinda weird.

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    Day 1: Princess Leia

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    Of course I had to kick off Star Wars week as the baddest bitch in the galaxy, so I got my ray gun and channeled my inner Princess Leia.

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    Wearing a wig all day makes you extremely itchy, but it ALSO makes you feel like a badass, so it's worth the trade-off.

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    I got my grind on like a true princess.

    And tested my hair buns out in selfie mode.

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    I didn't know this man, but he REALLY liked Star Wars, so we had to take a picture.

    I felt strong. I felt empowered. In fact, I was sad that I couldn't be Leia every day for the rest of my life — but alas...I was forced to leave Alderaan for a much lonelier planet.

    Day 2: Luke Skywalker

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    From the Outer Rim came a Jedi who mastered the Force like no other...me.

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    That's R2 and I reminiscing on happier days at the Lars homestead with Uncle Owen.

    Wearing my Jedi robe made me feel extremely fierce, but it didn't protect me from the rain. AT ALL.

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    Not even a little.

    But it was genuinely cozy and I actually slept in it that night. It's like a Snuggie that summons the Force — but it wasn't cozy enough to protect me from the Dark Side.

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    Day 3: Darth Vader

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    As soon as I put on my Darth costume, I felt extremely evil...AND I LOVED IT.

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    Kaelin Tully

    I even went to my brother's birthday party and turned up at a restaurant as Darth. Nice.

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    Here he is doing the Star Trek symbol like the little jerk that he is.

    I disturbed this other man on our subway ride home.

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    Sorry, buddy.

    And then I went home alone because when you're a Sith Lord you don't need anyone other than yourself and your sick-ass powers.

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    Also, it's hard to talk to people with a helmet on.

    Day 4: C-3PO

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    I'm C-3PO, human-cyborg relations...

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    Kaelin Tully

    ...and this is my counterpart, R2-D2.

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    Because how could you dress up as C-3PO without an astromech droid by your side?

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    Kaelin Tully

    The most exciting part of Droid Day was that I ran into Obi-Wan, which, as you can tell by my face, WAS AN EXTREMELY EXCITING TURN OF EVENTS.

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    By the end of the night I learned that if you do your C-3PO impression enough times, no one will want to dance with you. I could've stayed a protocol droid forever, honestly, but the Galactic Republic awaited me.

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    Kaelin Tully

    Day 5: Stormtrooper

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    Gonna be honest, I was pretty cranky on Stormtrooper day because 3PO went a little hard the night before.

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    Tried to exercise it off...tried to sing it off...nothing worked.

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    So I just decided to do some chores around the house like the Imperial buckethead that I am.

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    I snapped some fire selfies, passed out on this couch at 8 p.m. in full costume, and woke up with mask marks on my face. I was glad to be leaving my life in the Galactic Republic behind.

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    Day 6: Rey

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    Back in the Outer Rim comin' from another desert planet, we have the baddest scavenger in the Star Wars universe.

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    Kaelin Tully

    Highlight of Rey Day: I went to 7-Eleven and thoroughly embarrassed my cousin and also the man behind the counter.

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    Kaelin Tully

    But I got a Dr Pepper. Nice.

    I felt like I could kick some serious ass dressed as Rey, especially because she has a cool staff (but I really wished I had my own BB-8 to travel around with me).

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    Droids are my passion.

    Most of all, I was extremely cold, because this outfit is meant for Jakku and I was in New York City, so I was very glad to be jettin' off from the Outer Rim.

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    Day 7: Boba Fett

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    That's right, the baddest bounty hunter in the galaxy is BACK IN ACTION.

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    The first thing that happened on Boba Fett Day was that I made some people scream on the sidewalk in NYC because I scared the hell out of them.

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    I also bumped into a lot of stuff because it is impossible to see out of that helmet.

    I also got almost no work done because the costume was 40,000 degrees and I couldn't see out of the helmet.

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    My pun game was as strong as ever though...lol.

    I finished Star Wars week by cruising dressed as Boba...and I fell off my skateboard shortly after this photo was taken.

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    Please don't yell at me when you see this, Mom.

    Ultimately, Star Wars week taught me to channel my inner Darth Vader, avoid skateboarding in a costume that's too big for you, and never take crap from stuck-up, half-witted, scruffy-looking nerf herders.

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    May the Force be with every single one of you.

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