Watch Princess Leia Walk Through New York City for 10 Hours

Source: YouTube
Source: YouTube

Ever wonder about the struggles an intergalactic princess faces walking through the streets of New York, only to be harassed by forward Stormtroopers and even your own father?

In a parody of the viral catcalling video that sparked a conversation about street harassment (and catalyzed a bunch of spin-offs), Princess Leia of Alderaan takes a stroll through New York City — and the result is shocking. 

Source: YouTube

Girl, the Force is not with you — especially when Yoda tries to holler at you.

Real talk, though: Catcalling and street harassment is no laughing matter, but this video is. And if this laugh can get more people to think about what it's like even to princesses on a street, then so be it. 

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