And now, the mayor of Iceland's capital dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi

Jón Gnarr Kristinsson, mayor of Reykjavík, Iceland, is cooler than your mayor. Before you contest our claim, we humbly present to you the following pieces of supporting evidence.

Jón Gnarr, dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi for last week's Reykjavík International Film Festival:

And now, the mayor of Iceland's capital dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi


Jón Gnarr, preparing for—and riding in—Reykjavík's Gay Pride Parade, where he dressed as a member of beleaguered Russian punk band Pussy Riot:

And now, the mayor of Iceland's capital dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi


Jón Gnarr's political affiliation: "The Best Party" — a satirical, but entirely real (and widely supported), upstart political party he co-founded in 2009. The party logo is a thumbs-up:

And now, the mayor of Iceland's capital dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi


Here is the ad from Gnarr's 2010 mayoral campaign:


I'm sorry, what were you saying about your mayor being awesome? We can't hear you over the sound of Gnarr's lightsaber.