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FF:NZ Census 2001 (or should that be Censless 2001)

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by Buzz-Bumble, Mar 1, 2001.

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  1. Buzz-Bumble Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Nov 27, 2000
    star 4

    I'm NOT advising anybody to follow this through, but today I received this e-mail, it's amazing where/when/what Star Wars turns up in connection with. [face_clown]

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    > Census question 18 deals with religion.
    > If you believe in no one specific religion
    > or just simply object to answering that
    > particular question, then please consider
    > the following alternative.....
    > We are trying to encourage people to tick
    > the 'other' box and then fill their
    > religion in as "JEDI" - all Star Wars fans
    > will understand, but the point of the
    > exercise is two-fold...
    > 1. If 8000 people throughout new zealand
    > do this then JEDI will become an
    > officially recognised religion which
    > would be a laugh, and
    > 2. it's a bit of an experiment in the
    > power of email, as that has been our
    > primary means of communication, that's
    > not to say that you can't tell others
    > about in other ways.
    > but I would urge you to do the above and
    > pass this message/idea on to as many of
    > your friends, relatives, etc. as you can
    > so we can reach the magic number of 8000,
    > be swift as we don't have a lot of time
    > left!
    > May the Force be with you

    -- End Quote --
  2. SWNZ Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Nov 27, 2000
    star 4
    Yep I recieved it too, sounds good in theory.
  3. SNAKE_EYES-NZ- Jedi Youngling

    Member Since:
    Aug 29, 2000
    Heh Heh
    What about SITH >:)
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