Greed Trumps Mind Control YKTTW Discussion
|Greed Trumps Mind Control|
No form of telepathy can override sheer avarice
A powerful telepath can do a lot of things to someone's head, but apparently the one thing they can't do is make a miser forget the bottom line. Sometimes played for laughs, sometimes semi-seriously. Film:
- In The Phantom Menace, Qui-Gon's Jedi Mind Trick utterly fails on Watto. And in general the failure of the Jedi Mind Trick on Hutts, although that may be as much a species trait as much as it is Jabba's greed.