Personally, I don't get so wound up by George Lucas changing the movies, because he's been doing it since the very beginning:
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I do, of course, enjoy the sight of the fans combusting in rage. But then observing Nerd Rage is a fun way to spend my Saturdays. Particularly the various boycotts I saw of the SW Blu-Rays, which had the stated aim of making him release the originals, because nobody wanted the remastered versions, which ended with Star Wars breaking all records for a Blu-Ray release.