Celebration III

Discussion in 'Midlands and Wales' started by F16WarBird, Sep 27, 2005.

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  1. Happy Ninja Jedi Grand Master

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    Dave, with some of the people in this crowd, would you like your own testicles served to you on a platter? o_O

    Verity and Phill will probably kill you at the next meeting, you know! :p
  2. Lord-Wiz Jedi Master

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  3. Stormtrooper_fan Force Ghost

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    Don't worry Dave, I've got your back covered us Potter dislikers have to stick together :p
  4. Maleficant Jedi Grand Master

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    Dave, nice link... [face_laugh]


    Nik, I'm surprised your not a Harry Potter fan. :eek:


    Well again like I said, you folks get all the cool Harry Potter stuff so we get all the cool SW stuff...

    Plus you all have the perfect reason to travel on over here, besides seeing me of course! :p
  5. timbolton Jedi Grand Master

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    Except the Star Wars Factfiles :p
    I know a lot of Americans who want those babies.

    I am undecided about Harry Potter - I only know it from the films, and those are fine, but I keep feeling Terry Pratchet and Tolkien will be fuming with each new book, since she does borrow lots of the good stuff from them. Having said that, I think the books are doing a gret job keeping kids interested in mythology and magic and cool stuff which would be horribly diluted and forgotten otherwise.
  6. veritasuk Jedi Master

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    who likes Potter, bring on the dark lord and the Malfoys.

    Terry Pratchett and TOlkein get their ideas from other places as well, they didnt invent elves and wizards. THey are just great escapist stories and I can wait to find out the ending
  7. timbolton Jedi Grand Master

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    I totally agree with you Vez, there isn't a writer today who won't be in some way influenced by something previous to them. It's just the whole school of Wizards set-up in HP totally reminded me of TP.
    But I am starting to like HP (and the sauce), the films anyways, I am not sure if I'll read the books. I am still trying to digest that archaeology book you recommended, it's coming up to Cumbria with me :D
  8. veritasuk Jedi Master

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    Its a good book isnt it, gives a good alround view of different disciplines. Next time we meet we can have a good indepth conversation of the pro's and cons of dating techniques, from dendro to thermoluminescence!
  9. F16WarBird Jedi Youngling

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    :eek:

    You had me at "thermoluminescence!"

    :p
  10. Stormtrooper_fan Force Ghost

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    Watch it or she'll be dendro dating your wood :p
  11. F16WarBird Jedi Youngling

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    :eek:

    For free or is there an additional charge for that?

    *takes out gold card* :p
  12. veritasuk Jedi Master

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    its free , but the radiation side effects make your weiner drop off.!
  13. F16WarBird Jedi Youngling

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    :eek:


    But you said it' free, right? :p
  14. veritasuk Jedi Master

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    oh yeah, form a Q . you can hold the pottery / organic samples while we bombard them with radiation
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