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Egypt's 'Return Of The Jedi' Moment (VIDEO)

02/11/2011 06:57 pm ET | Updated Jan 17, 2012

Today is truly an historic day for Egypt, now that President Mubarak has stepped down and the massive protests can finally come to a stop.

All day we've been watching footage of the proud Egyptian people as they celebrate in the streets, and couldn't help ourselves when we realized why it looked so familiar.

OK, so Egypt isn't Endor and the Egyptian people are definitely not Ewoks, but come on. Watch the video below to see how well the final, celebratory scene from the George Lucas classic "Return Of The Jedi" fits with today's happy footage, and you'll see exactly what we mean.

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