The man who put Leia in a slave bikini ought to know.
I figured it was only a matter of time before he shot his mouth... and foot... off about the first Star Wars feature since he swapped creative control over the franchise for a cool four gigabucks.
“I sold them to the white slavers that takes these things, and…,” Lucas said before laughing and deciding it better not to finish.
Of course he has had to apologize. Hey, while he's apologizing, can we get an apology for Episodes I, II and III? Greedo shooting first? Hayden Christensen shooped into the end of Jedi...?
Jar-Jar Binks? We need an apology for Jar-Jar Binks!