Maybe it's not snowing... maybe the government blew up another Sycorax ship.
“The introduction of Lando is a good one,” he says firmly. “I talked to George when ‘Star Wars’ came out and I was very candid. I said, ‘Look, there’s Darth Vader, the dark, *black* fear, and there’s Alec Guinness playing the *white* knight, Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi. Here we go again, perpetuating that same old stuff. And now, by having Lando [who slowly becomes an ally of Leia’s cause and vows to rescue Solo], we’re gonna have to put aside the old point of view.” — Billy Dee Williams (Rolling Stone July 24, 1980)