Thursday, December 12, 2013

Obi-Wan Kenobi is like God (scene from Skins)

Timmy and I have been marathoning the British TV show "Skins." There was a particularly funny moment from the first episode of the fourth season that I wanted to share.

One of the characters, Thomas, moved to Britain from the Republic of Congo. In this episode, Thomas' mom takes him and his siblings to a church that is presumably made up only of immigrants from Africa. After the service, his family approaches the father ("father" in the religious sense) on their way out; Thomas' mother expresses her concern about Thomas' British friends and how he has been behaving. The father basically tells Thomas that his British friends won't be there for him when he really needs them, and then this conversation occurs:

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