The Empire Takes Manhattan

Erik and I will be spending the day in Long Island, New York for his first summer league lacrosse tournament. Since we won’t be too far from Manhattan, I figured I’d post something cool about the state’s largest leftist enclave.

This is a visual comparison created by Redditor movielover278 of the largest known class of Star Destroyer compared to the size of Manhattan. For reference, Manhattan is 13.4 miles (21.6 km) long and 2.3 miles (3.7 km) at its widest. So that is a pretty big ship. You think it has a shopping mall on board? How else are all those Storm Troopers supposed to spend their paychecks?

Now if the Empire can target their weapons on Bill De Blasio’s office and the Mets’ Citi Field…