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Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi was a critical and commercial success, but its aftermath has been plagued by a vocal contingent of haters producing sexist, incomprehensible edits, starting petitions, harassing the film’s female stars, and threatening a crowd-funded remake they promise won’t “push an agenda of masculine inferiority.” It’s enough to make one wonder what could be done with all this energy if it wasn’t directed at a movie that wasn’t exactly what they wanted.

One solution is actually making a thing that is exactly they want. That’s what The Last Jedi’s Oscar Isaac thinks. In a recent interview with Yahoo, Poe Dameron himself issued a decidedly chill response to the fan backlash, one decidedly less mocking than those of his director and co-stars. “What I think is really special about the whole thing—particularly for people that really didn’t agree with where the story went—is that it’s often a great inspiration to do your own stuff,” he said. “Obviously, making your own Star Wars movie is a bit of a tough challenge, but at least from a narrative standpoint maybe you make your own thing and then show what you would want. Make what you would want to see.”

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Is it something we’d want to see? Probably not. (Unless, of course, it’s a love story between Poe and Finn.) Nevertheless, it would at least direct some of that weird rage into something productive.