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ESPN Ad Pokes Fun at Ole Miss Admiral Ackbar Mascot Campaign

Admiral Ackbar Campaign
While the University of Mississippi students' campaign to elect Admiral Ackbar as the school's new mascot has been squashed, ESPN isn't ready to let the rebellion die. The sports network recently filmed a commercial featuring students lobbying for and against the Star Wars Supreme Commander. "We are in need of a new Rebel leader," one student pleads. However, Lucasfilm claims Ackbar is too busy "fighting evil forces in another galaxy."

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