Director's Cut vs. Special Edition - What the what? Which one is official?

Shouldn't the special edition be better than the director's cut? Or is the director's cut the defenitive version? Peter John Ross of the Sonnyboo Podcast shines some light on this conundrum. 

For all kinds of longer cuts of movies, the two main ones are SPECIAL EDITIONS and DIRECTOR'S CUTS. ALL FOOTAGE and STLLS ARE UNDER FAIR USE LAWS © Copyright Sonnyboo™ All Rights Reserved ® Music by Peter John Ross (me)

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