Doesn't he also look the same as the uncle dude? The uncle dude wanted change... but he did it the wrong way. This also makes me think, 'Yamakan'.
I proably live under a rock, but, what is it with these Yamaka-Jokes/Trolls/references/etc. ?Aside from that he wants to retire. Didn't the director of Code Geass said he wanted to retire, too?