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OK, so he may not be *THE* Darth Vader, but he’s still Darth Vader, and that’s what counts. And it is May 4th, Star Wars Day!

He also has chosen to avoid the Dark Side, instead choosing to do good: He works as a surgery technician at a hospital in Tennessee.

“When I was born, my mother wanted me to be named junior, which was after my father, Anthony Lee Williamson,” he said. “But with him being a ‘Star Wars’ buff, he was enamored by the character Darth Vader, he was like, ‘this would be one bad name for our son.’”

That’s bad, as in good.

That’s one of the best quotes I’ve ever read.

Shockingly, Darth Vader is NOT his favorite Star Wars character — that title goes to Boba Fett, the notorious bounty hunter.

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