If the Chicago mayoral campaign of Jesus "Chuy" Garcia is remembered for nothing else, it might be the way he slapped down Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a recent debate with references to Darth Vader and imperiousness.
Garcia ripped into Emanuel, the first-term mayor and onetime chief of staff to President Obama, for offering protected land fronting Lake Michigan to "Star Wars" creator George Lucas for a movie memorabilia and art museum.
"The monument to Darth Vader I oppose," said Garcia, a member of the Cook County board. He accused Emanuel of acting "by fiat," adding: "You're not the king of the city."
By coming out...