Google Employs Stormtrooper to Protect Data Centers [PIC]

Annie Colbert
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Google Employs Stormtrooper to Protect Data Centers [PIC]
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Darth Vader knows all about your embarrassing Internet searches. How, you ask? The former Anakin Skywalker has a spy at Google.

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The web giant opened the doors to its vast data centers and in doing so, revealed a traitor lurking at a North Carolina facility. A life-size Stormtrooper can be seen standing at attention amongst the tubes and cables.

The Galactic Empire serviceman isn't the only Star Wars cast member -- look closely and you'll see a mini R2-D2 in the foreground. Honey, the Stormtrooper shrunk the droid.

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[via The Atlantic]

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