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Star Wars Day

A boy with a light saber walks past a group of Star Wars fans dressed in costumes during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A boy with a light saber walks past a group of Star Wars fans dressed in costumes during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A boy with a light saber walks past a group of Star Wars fans dressed in costumes during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A person dressed as Chewbacca stands on a sidewalk as bicycle commuters pass by on 6th Avenue during a promotion for the upcoming film "Solo: A Star Wars Story" in Manhattan in New York City, New York, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca stands on a sidewalk as bicycle commuters pass by on 6th Avenue during a promotion for the upcoming film "Solo: A Star Wars Story" in Manhattan in New York City, New York, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca stands on a sidewalk as bicycle commuters pass by on 6th Avenue during a promotion for the upcoming film "Solo: A Star Wars Story" in Manhattan in New York City, New York, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Darth Vader is seen on a boat trip to Skellig Island during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Darth Vader is seen on a boat trip to Skellig Island during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Darth Vader is seen on a boat trip to Skellig Island during the inaugural 'May The 4th Be With You' festival in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
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A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Chewbacca displays the signs of seasickness on a boat trip to Skellig Island in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Chewbacca displays the signs of seasickness on a boat trip to Skellig Island in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Star Wars fan dressed in costume as Chewbacca displays the signs of seasickness on a boat trip to Skellig Island in the County Kerry village of Portmagee, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Two girls sit in a Lego Millennium Falcon-themed pedicab as a person dressed as Chewbacca stands by on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Two girls sit in a Lego Millennium Falcon-themed pedicab as a person dressed as Chewbacca stands by on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Two girls sit in a Lego Millennium Falcon-themed pedicab as a person dressed as Chewbacca stands by on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
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A person dressed as Chewbacca walks up a sidewalk with commuters on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca walks up a sidewalk with commuters on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca walks up a sidewalk with commuters on 6th Avenue in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A person dressed as Chewbacca poses for a photo with a fan in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca poses for a photo with a fan in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A person dressed as Chewbacca poses for a photo with a fan in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

A person dressed up as Chewbacca poses during a photocall in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
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