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Even Iconic British Monuments Are Excited About Star Wars

All of the humans are already very excited about the new Star Wars movie, and now they have been joined in their excitement by London's Nelson's Column, which was turned into a giant lightsaber for the movie's UK premier last night. Disney apparent paid £24,000 for the stunt. Other rejected ideas included stationing Stormtrooper outside the headquarters of the British government and strapping lightsabers to Tower Bridge.
· London turns Nelson's Column into a giant lightsaber for 'Star Wars' premiere [Mashable]
· Disney pay £24,000 to turn Nelson's Column into a lightsaber [Telegraph]