Discussion in 'Revenge of the Sith (Non-Spoilers)' started by Jedi Greg Maddux, Apr 29, 2003.
Nice to see a mixture of ages and tastes on the forums.
Real name (first name's fine): Louise
Age: 16 (at home cause I've just left school after exams!!Yeh!!)
When you first found the JC: been a regular on the force.net however only recently just found the forums
When you first got into SW: brought up watching the films, only got really into it about 4yrs ago
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): caffe latte's and appletize
Fave food: Chinese takeaways especially sweet and sour chicken
Fave book: Philip Pullman's Dark Materials Trilogy, HP, and of course the LOTR
Fave movies (non-SW)onnie Darko, Moulin Rouge, Titanic, Matrix, Never Been Kissed, Lord of the Rings (mmmm Orlando!!! )
Fave sports: Yoga, also lovin Wimbledon COME ON TIM!!
Fave bands: Does Celine Dion count... only jokin I grew out of that faze! can I redeem myself by saying that I love JT too?!
Real name (first name's fine): Kristi
From: central IL, USA
When you first found the JC: Pretty recently, though I've been going to tf.net for years.
When you first got into SW: I know I saw it when I was really young, but I only remember Ewoks ... I got back into again when it came to the theaters with the SE.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mint Chocolate Iced Coffee, Oolong Tea, Code-Red Mountain Dew
Fave food: anything chocolate! (Though I do love Italian and Chinese food too.)
Fave book: Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, The Simarillian by J.R.R. Tolkien and Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
Fave movies (non-SW): Monty Python and the Quest for the Holy Grail, Moulin Rouge, Momento, Matrix, and the tv movie Bablyon 5: In the Beginning
Fave sports: I don't do any sports, but I like to watch most of them, especially basketball, golf and auto racing
Fave bands: Metallica, Ozzy, Evanescence, Disturbed, Linkin Park, Kidney Thieves, Midnight Syndicate, Iced Earth, Drain S.T.H. and Nickelback
I started lurking here a few months ago and I don't often post, but that's subject to change now that the film's under production.
Real name (first name's fine): Emily
From: Oregon, USA
When you first found the JC: Last May. At least, that's when I found it for good. And I swear, I wasn't a part of the AotC madness. It's pure coincidence.
When you first got into SW: My mother swears I saw RotJ in the theater when I was an infant, but having been born in Decemeber of 84, I believe she's crazy. I really got into SW when I was 10 or 11 with 'Dark Force Rising' and seeing ESB on tv. Before that, it was just stupid boy stuff.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Rasberry lemonade, chocolate milk, various frozen fruit drinks (non-alcoholic, of course )
Fave food: Ricotta cheese pasta shells, BBQ chicken pizza, Oriental salad...
Fave book: All kinds of sci-fi... Anything Tolken is good, as well as many SW EU books, and I'm also a fan of the sciency side (non-fiction). I couldn't pick a favorite, though.
Fave movies (non-SW): LotR, Jurassic Park, Contact, Pulp Fiction, X-Files Movie, MST3K: The Movie, Indy... Think I need to branch out a little?
Fave sports: To play: soccer, rugby, golf; I don't really watch much sports, with the exception of being dragged to a college football game or a little basketball.
Fave bands: Foo Fighters, Bush, Queens of the Stone Age, Deftones
Real name (first name's fine): Dylan
When you first found the JC: either right before TPM or right after... I've been reading-not-posting which is (obviously) changing now
When you first got into SW: before I can remember, though I've been a crazy-go-nuts fan since the Special Editions
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Pepsi, baby! Oh, and Root Beer Freezes from Dairy Queen...
Fave food: You know it gots to be pizza! And anything in alfredo...
Fave book: LOTR (duh), and Harry Potter
Fave movies (non-SW): Anything by Mel Brooks (hooray for Spaceballs and Young Frankenstein), LOTR, The Beatles Anthology (I guess that's a favorite DVD, not movie... oh well)
Fave sports: Baseball... Twins in '03!
Fave bands: The Beatles, Wings, The Beatles' solo stuff (seeing a trend, anyone?), AFI, Rancid, NOFX, Pennywise, 311, and way more that I guess I could type up too, but I won't. Oh well...
Real name (first name's fine): Nate
When you first found the JC: Right after TPM, i was hooked after that
When you first got into SW: early 90s when i was about 5 or 6
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Ice Tea, Coke, Vanilla Coke, .
Fave food: Pizza of course, hahahaha
Fave book: Shatterpoint
Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR:TTT, Emma, The Mummy, all star wars movies are my faves
Fave sports: baseball, basketball, football
Fave bands: Blink 182, Sum 41, cold, chili peppers, oh and my most fav---INCUBUS
Real name: Ben
When you first found the JC: I believe it was a couple of months before TPM came out.
When you first got into SW: I've been a fan my whole life because my older brother was a Star Wars fan. He was born in 1977.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Pepsi and Mountain Dew Live Wire
Fave food: steak
Fave book: Traitor by Matthew Stover
Fave movies (non-SW): Lord of the Rings, Braveheart, Kevin Smith's movies, and Indiana Jones
Fave sports: football (American)
Fave bands: Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, and Nirvana
Real name (first name's fine): Sandi
When you first found the JC:At the midnight showing of ATOC I met the friendly people of the Houston Fan-Force. I actually went to a meeting before I joined on the boards.
When you first got into SW: nominally my whole life but especially since 1995
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Chocolate milk
Fave food: Ice cream, pizza, hambugers, french fries, pasta, porkchops, ect...
Fave book:The Outlaws of Sherwood by Robin McKinley
Fave movies (non-SW):I can never pick just one and a brief list would be impossible.
Fave sports:I like to swim; I hate jocks.
Fave bands:Eve6, Offsring, Blink182, All American Rejects, Matchbox 20, The Starting Line, Queen, the Beatles, The b-52's; I'm sure you get the picture.
I have this tendency for liking everything.
Real name: Geoff
Country: Brisbane, Australia
When you first found the JC: Sometime around 1999 I think.
When you first got into SW: It was about my eighth birthday (1978). I hadn't seen Star Wars yet, but I had a cool Aunt who was a Star Wars fan, and she bought me three Kenner action figures as birthday presents - C-3PO, Darth Vader and X-Wing pilot Luke. I can remember playing with them all afternoon while my Dad cooked a barbeque lunch.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Coffee.
Fave food: Spaghetti Bolognaise
Fave book: Zig-Zag Street, by Nick Earls.
Fave movies (non-SW) : Aliens, Die Hard, Lord Of The Rings, Terminator.
Fave sports: Beach Volleyball
Fave bands: U2, Crowded House, Cruel Sea, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, REM.
Real name (first name's fine): Russell
When you first found the JC: in the heat and boredom of summer, randomly clicking around theforce.net
When you first got into SW: 1993 (sometime around there when I saw a star wars episode of the muppets)
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Water, iced tea, milk, Dr. Pepper
Fave food: Chicken pot pie, fries, steak, garlic bread, pasta, fried stuff
Fave book: Franny and Zooey, Cat's Cradle, A Yellow Raft in Blue Water
Fave movies (non-SW): The Matrix, Lotr, Twelth Night, Airplane!, The Emperor's New Groove
Fave sports: Running (long distance), ultimate frisbee, tennis
Fave bands: Ben Folds Five, Ben Folds, the Beatles, Simon and Garfunkel, Weezer
Upping for our newer members
I'll just post an update of myself to get things moving again.
Real name (first name's fine): Jason
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado (well, I'm moving there at the end of the semester so what the hell. And the University of Colorado still sucks )
When you first found the JC: Several weeks before TPM
When you first got into SW: 1995
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mountain Dew, Pepsi, water, blue milk
Fave food: Pizza, sirloin steak, chef salad with ranch, anything Mexican, sweet and sour pork (god my food tastes are so dull )
Fave book: LOTR trilogy (so shoot me )
Fave movies (non-SW): Anything James Bond, Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Cheech and Chong: Up In Smoke, Cheech and Chong: Still Smoking, LOTR Trilogy, Austin Powers trilogy, Dumb and Dumber, Indy Trilogy, Grumpy Old Men, Tommy Boy, Blazing Saddles
Fave tv shows: SportsCenter, South Park, Ed Edd and Eddy (hilarious)
Fave sports: Baseball, darts, ice fishing and football
Fave bands: AC/DC, Metallica, Nazareth, Pantera, Slayer, Disturbed, Downcore, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, Stone Temple Pilots, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jimi Hendrix, The Doors, Styx, Foreigner, Powerman 5000
Remarkable how things have changed over the past 6 months.
Alright I'll bite since I'm wasting time this morning
Real name: Amanda
When you first found the JC: I first seriously started using it last May.
When you first got into SW: high school with the Special Editions. I saw ESB on my first date But again, I didn't get really into it until this past summer.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mt. Dew, orange juice, mocha
Fave food: broccoli, mushrooms, pancakes, falafel, dark chocolate (pretty much anything I can eat- I'm a vegan)
Fave book: Ender's Game (whole series), Harry Potter series, Jurassic Park, The Thrawn Trilogy, Tao Te Ching
Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR Trilogy, Harry Potter, Back to the Future Trilogy, Indiana Jones Trilogy, Princess Bride, Holy Grail, Titanic, Romeo and Juliet, Gladiator, Moulin Rouge
Fave sports: Formula One racing, hiking, mountain biking, skiing
Fave bands: silverchair, Nine Inch Nails, Radiohead, The Vines, The White Stripes, Oasis, Nirvana, Jump Little Children, Bush, Foo Fighters, Apocalyptica, The Living End... but I most often listen to soundtrack scores
Real name John
Country Republic of Ireland
A fan of Star Wars since 1980 when I saw the Empire strikes back
Favourite drink wine and beer not at the same time of course.
Hobbies I am a sc fi nut I am into computer games dvds and movies in general.
Fave food hot currys chicken korma ect.
I like other things but lets keep the board a clean place lol.
And to just let some of you good folks in the old USA know Ireland does not have any little green people or pots of gold at the end of a rainbow and the last time I seen a sheep it was in little bits in my curry.
Real name (first name's fine): Chris
When you first found the JC: visited the site when I was in hs, but at the time I wa just not into chatrooms. But, I really got into this site, about the time I joined, I was lurking for a bit, and I had to post my replies
When you first got into SW: As long as I could remember, I stole my older brother's action figures.
Fave drinks: Beer and Ice-Tea, when I was in college those were the only two things I would drink, and they would serve to counter-balance the other.
Fave food: Chicken Parmesean, Seafood, and I believe Cheese & baacon make everything better
Fave book: Black Mass ~ excellent read about how the FBI was in bed w/ the Irish Mafia in Boston.
Fave movies (non-SW): As far as DVDs go: I have my Kevin Spacey collection: Usual Suspects, se7en, American Beauty, Mel Brooks comedies, anything w/ Bill Murray, plus Im working on my Ed Norton Collection: I have Fight Club, need to get Death to Smoochie and Primal Fear.
Plus I love Braveheart, Gladiator, Perfect Storm, and Memento.
(Wow that was long)
Fave sports: Hockey (Lets GO Islanders), Baseball (Lets GO Mets), and American football (Lets GO Giants)(Lets GO Irish)
Fave bands Zep, Stones, Beattles, Pogues, Wolfetones, The White Stripes, The Strokes, GnR, Incubus, really looking forward to the new AudioSlace, as long as it doesn't go political.
Real name (first name's fine): Alexander Riperti Rico
From: Apple Valley, CA, USA
When you first found the JC: Back in 2002 on a Google search engine when looking for a cool SW message board .
When you first got into SW: I when I first viewed the films and fell in love with the fast-paced action sequences as well as the fantasy worlds protrayed .
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Dr. Pepper, & Brisk .
Fave food: Anything- Mexican, Itailan, & American this includes but is not limited to In-n-Out .
Fave book: The Bible!
Fave movies (non-SW): Jurassic Park, LOTR, & anything christian in nature .
Fave sports: I do not play sports , consider me un-atheletic . But I do like to watch on occasion Football, and Basktetball.
Fave bands: Relient K, Thrid Day, OC Supertones, & many more Christian bands
Real name (first name's fine): Tim
From: Willow Springs, NC, USA
When you first found the JC: I do not remember, sometime before AOTC.
When you first got into SW: 1977-- I was five years old and my dad took me to see my first movie! I was in awe and hooked from then on.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Gatorade
Fave food: Steak
Fave book: No real favorites, but I enjoy several writers: Tolkein, CS Lewis, Robert Jordan, George Martin, Frank Peretti, John Eldridge
Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR trilogy, SW movies, Braveheart, Spaceballs, I cannot wait for Mel Gibson's "The Passion"
Fave sports: American Football (Shame my Panthers fell just short this year--great game though), College basketball--I live for March Madness (UK Rules--Go Cats!)
Fave bands: FFH, Switchfoot, Mercy Me, Big Daddy Weave
Real name (first name's fine): Kevin
When you first found the JC: Couple of years ago, I stumbled into the JC and found the ESS, though I had known about TFN for a long time.
When you first got into SW: For as long as I can remember. I was just born when ANH came out so I missed out on that and ESB too, but I know I saw ROTJ in theatres for sure. Before that it was all on tape
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mountain Dew
Fave food: Pizza, Chicken Cordon Blu
Fave book: Battlefield Earth (the movie sucked)
Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR, James Bond, and who knows what else.
Fave sports: Boring!!!
Fave bands: Therapy?, Korn, Linkin Park (go ahead and laugh, I know you want to )
Real name (first name's fine): John
When you first found the JC: About a month before AOTC
When you first got into SW: I've always likes SW, I didn't become a SW nerd untill after TPM
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mountain Dew
Fave food: Cheeseburgers, anything Italian
Fave book: Don't Stand Too Close To A Naked Man by Tim Allen
Fave movies (non-SW): POTC, LOTR trilogy, Office Space, Gone In 60 Seconds, Oceans 11, Friday, Half Baked...that's all I can think of right now
Fave sports: Basketball, American Football
Fave bands: Cold, Godsmack, Disturbed, Linkin Park, Drowning Pool, Staind(other than their new CD), Korn, Nickelback, Mudvayne, Three Doors Down, Metallica, Puddle of Mud, Spineshank, Trust Company
The Cold army will overtake the music world
Real name: Matthew Ousley
When you first found the JC: About 2 weeks before I registered...late May 2002. I lurked for a bit in the prequel forums and finally got the nerve to join.
When you first got into SW: 1997.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Gatorade (almost all flavours), milk, water, apple juice, grape juice, Capri Sun, Mountain Dew.
Fave food: Pizza, tacos, chicken, nachos, steak, hamburgers, hotdogs, spam, hamburger helper.
Fave book: The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, anything Star Wars EU, Heroes Die
Fave movies (non-SW): The Lord of the Rings, Strange Brew, Happy Gilmore, Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, Big Trouble
Fave sports: Cross country/track
Fave bands: Van Halen, Guns n Roses, Godsmack, Three Days Grace, Creed, AC/DC, Sevendust ... and countless other bands.
Real name (first name's fine): Bryan
When you first found the JC: I joined in 2002 as AuronX182, but I didn't stay. I registered again the following year.
When you first got into SW: When the SE was released in 97.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Root Beer.
Fave food: Chinese.
Fave book: Lord of the Rings
Fave movies (non-SW): Godfather, LoTR, Kill Bill, Goodfellas, Reservoir Dogs.
Fave sports: Cross Country
Fave bands: Catch-22 is my most favorite.
Real name (first name's fine): Lawrence
Age: 35 (grey hairs and all)
From: South East Asia
When you first found the JC: Jan 2003.
When you first got into SW: '79 saw ANH on VHS.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Apple Juice.
Fave food: Chinese/Indian.
Fave book: Rise and Fall of The Third Reich - William L. Shirer
Fave movies (non-SW): Ben Hur ('59 version), Midnight Express, Star Trek IV, Lethal Weapon, The God's Must be Crazy, Nuns on the Run (funniest movie of all time ), Back to School
Fave sports: Soccer/Tennis
Fave bands: MB20, Survivor, Toto
Real name (first name's fine): Forrest
When you first found the JC: I think it was right after AOTC(This is my 3rd account.)
When you first got into SW:I can't remember ever not being into it
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Pepsi Vanilla, YooHoos,Bannana Snapples
Fave TV Shows:The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, X-Play, The Screen Savers,Call for Help, The Simpsons,Whose Line Is It Anyway?,SNL,Kids in the Hall
Fave food: Pizza, Nachos, Calzones, Hot Dogs
Fave books: Either The Unifying Force, the A New Hope novelization, Survivor's Quest,Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy,Spider-Man
Fave movies (non-SW): Men in Black, UHF,Spaceballs,The Matrix,Pirates of the Carribean, X-Men, X2
Fave sports: Basketball and American Football
Fave bands: AC/DC, Jimi Hendrix, Aerosmith, 3 Doors Down, The Beatles, John Williams, "Weird Al" Yankovic
Real name (first name's fine): Ed
When you first found the JC: A little before AOTC. I lurked for a while.
When you first got into SW: when I was little
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Soda, OJ
Fave food: Italian and Greek food
Fave book: Almost anything Isaac Asimov. Prelude to Foundation, Forward the Foundation, Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation, Foundation's Edge, Foundation and Earth, I, Robot, The Caves of Steel, The Naked Sun, The Robot's of Dawn, Robots and Empire, Jurassic Park, The Thrawn Trilogy.
Fave movies (non-SW): Indiana Jones Trilogy, ET, AI, Jurassic Park (first two films), Planet of the Apes (original), Minority Report, Close Encounters of the third kind, etc.
Real name (first name's fine): Erin
When you first found the JC: I didn't find it, it found me. The CR for my local Fan Force found me on an online dating service...
When you first got into SW: I've enjoyed the movies for as long as I can remember. But I really got interested in it when I was about 16 years old. I found a book that my brother had bought. I was bored and starting reading it and have been "wait in line two weeks for a ticket" hooked ever since.
Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mountain Dew, Guarana
Fave food: Mexican, Italian, French crepes, black olives.
Fave book: The Virginian by Owen Wister
Fave movies (non-SW): Shawshank Redemption, Lonesome Dove, What the Deaf Man Heard, The Fugitive, Pocket Full of Miracles, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Fave sports: Flag football, ballroom dancing, basketball (go Jazz!) lasertag, dating.
Fave bands: Barenaked Ladies, Aerosmith, Third Eye Blind