[HCSF] In an effort to get to know everyone here better...

Discussion in 'Revenge of the Sith (Non-Spoilers)' started by Jedi Greg Maddux, Apr 29, 2003.

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  1. Shmi02 Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jun 21, 2002
    star 1
    (I always find this one fun)

    Real name (first name's fine): Sarah

    Age: 27

    Country: USA

    When you first found the JC: After AOTC was released

    When you first got into SW: when ROTJ was released

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Mountain Dew, Orange Juice, Margitas

    Fave food: Tex-Mex

    Fave book: She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb

    Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR, Good Will Hunting

    Fave sports: Tennis and American football

    Fave bands/music artists: Tori Amos, Boxelder, Newsboys, Nickel Creek, John Mayer
  2. -_-_-_-_-_- Manager Emeritus

    Member Since:
    Apr 28, 2002
    star 6
    Real name: Christopher

    Age: 20

    When you first found the JC: Lurked in late 2001, but finally came into existence in April 2002.

    When you first got into SW: 1997 (Although I had experiences with SW as a child)

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Milk, water, juices

    Fave food: Brocolli cassarole

    Fave book: Undecided

    Fave movies (non-SW): Bottle Rocket, Seven Samurai, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Graduate, American Beauty, Rushmore, Cast Away, Planet of the Apes.

    Fave sports: American football, lacrosse, and basketball

    Fave bands: Rage Against The Machine, Sugar Ray, assortment of R&B artists (R.Kelly, Prince, etc)
  3. NotClownJ0KER Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Apr 24, 2001
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    Real name: Rob

    Age: So far I'm the old man of the list...36...but no grey hairs, thank you!!!

    When you first found the JC: Right before Episode 1 came out...

    When you first got into SW: Opening day, 1977, at Grauman's Chinese Theatre...

    Fave drinks: Iced tea w/lemon, Heinekin...

    Fave food: Any food that I cook up on the grill...

    Fave book: Stephen King's The Night Shift (The short story "The Boogyman")...

    Fave movies (non-SW): Monty Python movies, Some James Bond flicks, Robocop,
    all three Indiana Jones films,
    Beavis & Butthead Do America, 12 Monkeys, Pulp Fiction...
    Too many to list...


    Fave sports: NFL (San Diego Chargers),
    NHL (New Jersey Devils)...


    Fave bands: Led Zepplin, The Doors,
    Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Bob Marley,
    Bunny Wailer,
    Toyes, Peter Tosh, Black Uhuru, Audioslave,
    System of A Down, Oingo Boingo, Local
    Las Vegas Band The Limey Barstewards...again,
    just too many to list...
  4. leelee Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jan 4, 2003
    star 3
    Real name: Emily

    Age: 17

    When you first found the JC: Lurked around forever but finally last January

    When you first got into SW: 1997,when I first saw ANH and ESB SE's

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Caffeine free diet coke :)

    Fave food: pizza and chinese food in a blender.. just kidding seprately

    Fave book: The chronicles of Narnia

    Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR, HP, the Matrix, anything by M Night Shyamalan, dumb and dumber, zoolander.. actually i have too many faves!

    Fave sports: American football,and basketball especially college

    Fave bands: Lifehouse

    fave t.v show: Simpsons and Seinfeld


  5. jediknight88 Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 19, 2002
    star 6
    Real name: Jason

    Age: 26

    When you first found the JC: Right before AOTC came out.

    When you first got into SW: As a young little boy when my dad played it for me on tv.

    Fave drinks: Whisky, Pepsi, Water.

    Fave food: Burgers

    Fave book: Shadows Of The Empire.

    Fave movies (non-SW): The Proffesional(sp?), Braveheart, Underworld. Way to many to put down.

    Fave sports: NHL (Detroit Red Wings)

    Fave bands: Korn, Limp Biskit, Linkin Park, Lonestar, Alan Jackson, Toby Keith...way to many to add.
  6. Vezner Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Dec 29, 2001
    star 5
    Real name: Jason

    Age: 24 (almost 25) :D

    When you first found the JC: Dec 2001

    When you first got into SW: I remember going to the theater to see ROTJ. It's one of my first memories.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): IBC Rootbeer

    Fave food: Mexican, Pizza, burgers, and steaks.

    Fave book: Can't narrow it down to just one. I love anything World War II, Star Wars, Star Trek, and horror/adventure. :)

    Fave movies (non-SW): Gladiator, Star Trek series, Saving Private Ryan, Cary Grant WWII movies, LOTR trilogy, most John Wayne movies.

    Fave sports: Not a team sport fan. I like swimming, hiking, and running.

    Fave bands: none really. I like all sorts of stuff. No favs. I'm starting to become partial to country, to be honest. *ducks heads from the inevitable flames* ;)
  7. Cellist Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jul 7, 2003
    star 4
    Real name: I never felt comfortable giving this out :(

    Age: 15

    When you first found the JC: I knew about TF.N for a while but I really started coming around AOTC.

    When you first got into SW: I was probably about 7 or 8, my friend was into it and he had Star Wars Monopoly and we would play it every day, then I really got into it.

    Fave drinks: WATER [face_shocked], Coke, Materva

    Fave food: Cuban food (cuz I'm Cuban ;)!)

    Fave book: "The Lost World" by Michael Critchon (read it 3 times)

    Fave movies (non-SW): Jurassic Park movies, Terminator movies, Disney movies, Beauty and the Beast [face_love], LOTR trilogy, Tommy Boy [face_laugh], etc.

    Fave sports: Volleyball

    Fave bands: I'm not really into that kind of music, but I'm really into orchestral music. I like the London Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops.
  8. darthbob0 Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Mar 8, 2004
    Real name: Tony

    Age: 16

    When you first found the JC: a few weeks ago.

    When you first got into SW: when i saw the Phantom Menace in theaters.

    Fave drinks: gatorade, pepsi.

    Fave food: lasagna, fajitas

    Fave book: LOTR trilogy

    Fave movies (non-SW): all 21 james bond movies ,LOTR trilogy, matrix trilogy, indiana jones trilogy.

    Fave sports: archery , american football

    Fave bands: aerosmith, rolling stones, beatles, metallica.
  9. Stormtrooper_Shrink Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Feb 11, 2004
    star 4
    Real name: Helen

    Age: 14

    When you first found the JC: A month ago

    When you first got into SW: When my brother found the computer games. (I was about three at the time)

    Fave drinks: 7Up

    Fave food: Curry

    Fave book: A hard one that... It changes.

    Fave movies (non-SW): The Matrix...and heaps of others I could name but can't remember!

    Fave sports: Australian rules, netball

    Fave bands: Matchbox20, Savage Garden
  10. TheVioletBurns Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 27, 2002
    star 4
    Aight, I'll play.

    Real name: Ali

    Age: 17

    When you first found the JC: May '99, as Sabre. Disappeared after TPM, came back in '02 for AOTC.

    When you first got into SW: around 1994, friends' VHS!

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Coke... the elixir of life.

    Fave food: Carl's Jr

    Fave book: "Birth of the Firebringer" by Meredith Ann Pierce

    Fave movies (non-SW): The Matrix Trilogy, X2, The Mask of Zorro, Minority Report, The Man From Snowy River, The Rocketeer

    Fave sports: softball, basketball

    Fave bands: The Violet Burning, Earthsuit, Macrosick, Radiohead, Switchfoot, Audioslave
  11. neoxeon2 Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Oct 3, 2000
    star 4
    ok here we go...

    Real Name Chris

    Age 21

    When you first found the JC uhhmmm. oct 00

    When you first got into SW i can't remember that far back, my uncle had all the toys, i get them when my g-mom finds them.

    Fave Drinks (non alcoholic) Mountain Dew

    Fave Food Pasta

    Fave Book Harry Potter books

    Fave Movies (non SW) Matrix, LOTR, Harry Potter (all series)

    Fave Sports Bowling, Paintball

    Fave Bands right now, Five for fighting

    i think that sums it up pretty good.
  12. anakin_girl Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Oct 8, 2000
    star 6
    I didn't know this was here--at least I don't think I did...If I've already filled it out I'm going to be embarrassed. :p

    Real name (first name's fine): Tracy

    Age: 32

    When you first found the JC: the summer after TPM--lurked, read fanfic, then finally registered in Oct 00

    When you first got into SW: 1977

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): coffee, Diet Vanilla Coke

    Fave food: cheese, enchiladas, cinnamon buns

    Fave book: The DaVinci Code, Tale of Two Cities, Jane Eyre

    Fave movies (non-SW): Indiana Jones, LOTR and Back to the Future trilogies, American Pie, The Stand, The Ring, Final Destination, The Shining, City Slickers

    Fave sports: soccer, swimming, basketball

    Fave bands: AC/DC, Def Leppard, Van Halen, Bon Jovi, Jewel, Sarah McLachlan, Mary Chapin Carpenter--a great variety, you see
  13. BauconBatista Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 24, 2004
    star 4
    Real name (first name's fine): Jonathan

    Age: 15

    When you first found the JC: Early 2001, was looking for AOTC info

    When you first got into SW: 1997

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Water, water, WATER!

    Fave food: Shish Kabobs, hot dogs, steak, Sweet Onion Chicken Teryaki

    Fave book: Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

    Fave movies (non-SW): Anything Pixar, The Shawshank Redemption, Cast Away, The Green Mile, Forrest Gump, LOTR trilogy, Spider-Man 2, Terminator 2, The Lion King, The Game

    Fave sports: Baskeball

    Fave bands: Air Supply, Chicago, Elton John, Backstreet Boys
  14. Aztek Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Apr 12, 2001
    star 4
    Real name : Aaron

    Age: 23

    When you first found the JC: A few months after TPM I think

    When you first got into SW: 1992 (The Thrawn trilogy)

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Juice, Coke, lemondae and anything that mixes nicely with vodka

    Fave food: Almost anything italian

    Fave book: Ender's Game, Anything by Dan Brown, Mario Puzo or Matthew Reilly

    Fave movies (non-SW): Alien saga, LOTR, Godfather trilogy (even part 3) anything mafia related

    Fave sports: Softball, Aussie rules Football (Go the Dockers)

    Fave bands:Cold Chisel, Metallica AC/DC
  15. Obi_Frans Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jul 31, 2003
    star 4
    Real name (first name's fine): Michael

    Age: 18

    When you first found the JC: A while after Clones.

    When you first got into SW: 1997

    Fave book: The Song of Ice & Fire books, the Godfather, the Shining, Lord of the Rings

    Fave movies (non-SW): Any Sergio Leone movie (Dollars Trilogy and Once Upon a Time trilogy), Godfather Trilogy, Indiana Jones Trilogy, The Shining, Fellowship of the Ring (not too fond of the other 2 movies), Casablanca

    Fave sports: Basketball & Soccer

    Fave bands: euhm, not bands but Ice Cube, Nas, Slick Rick, John Williams & Ennio Morricone.
  16. vikingjedi1 Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 5, 2001
    star 2
    Real name: Jeff

    Age: 29

    When you first found the JC: Right as AOTC debuted.

    When you first got into SW: 1980

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Pepsi and water.

    Fave food: Pizza, cereal, chocolate.

    Fave book: Stephen King "Eyes of the Dragon"

    Fave movies (non-SW): BraveHeart, Ace Ventura Pet Detective 2, Speed, Superman II, Bloodsport, Flight of the Navigator, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, etc.

    Fave sports: Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bulls (during the Michael Jordan era).

    Fave music: Poison, AC/DC, Sci-fi themes, Garth Brooks, Hank Williams Jr., Tears for Fears, Tupac, Eminem, etc. (many more)
  17. IceGambit Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jun 9, 2002
    star 1
    Real name: Will

    Age: 17

    Country: USA

    When you first found the JC: Around the time the AOTC "Breathing" teaser was released

    When you first got into SW: 1997 - saw ANH:SE on the big screen, and my life was never the same.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Lemonade

    Fave food: Seafood and Pasta

    Fave book: Sphere by Michael Crichton. Runner up: Contact by Carl Sagan

    Fave movies (non-SW): Hitchcock's Rear Window, LOTR Trilogy, Double Indemnity, Lawrence of Arabia

    Fave sports: Hockey and American Football

    Fave bands/music artists: Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Ac/Dc, Blue Oyster Cult
  18. Billy_Dee_Binks Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 29, 2002
    star 4
    Real name: Matthew

    Age: 17

    When you first found the JC: I found TFN in mid 2000

    When you first got into SW: 1994-95 because of C-3PO.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Diet Coke
    Fave food: As long as it's vegetarian......no wait, I'm pickier than that.

    Fave book: I don't read that much- I really should start doing that. :p

    Fave movies (non-SW): Blade Runner, Trainspotting, Velvet Goldmine, Edward Scissorhands, Nightmare Before Christmas, Ed Wood, Taxi Driver, GoodFellas, Casino, The Hudsucker Proxy,......and many more.

    Fave sports: Errrrrr........don't have any, I believe.

    Fave bands: David Bowie, Radiohead, Movie Soundtracks (John Williams, Danny Elfman,....), Iggy Pop, Muse, Brian Eno,....
  19. MYMUTHAZ Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Apr 17, 2001
    star 3
    Real name (first name's fine): Kevin

    Age: 27

    When you first found the JC: shortly after TPM

    When you first got into SW: i saw ROTJ in the theater & i remember seeing the other movies before that. thats about as close as i can nail it down.

    Fave book: i think the only book i actually read was cather in the rye

    Fave movies (non-SW): Anything Tarantino, goodfellas, the godfather

    Fave sports: Baseball and American football

    Fave bands: mr.bungle, fantomas, bjork, mars volta, cave in
  20. obi_wan_kanathan Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    May 10, 2001
    star 4
    Wow, I don't think I ever did this.

    Real name (first name's fine): Nathan

    Age: 18

    When you first found the JC: I found TFN a few months after TPM, and I think I knew about this place shortly after. But it wasn't until '01 when the spoilers were coming in for AOTC that I actually registered.

    When you first got into SW: 1995 when the OT was rereleased on VHS

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Pepsi/Coke (taste the same to me), lemonade, iced-tea

    Fave food: Anything Italian, cheeseburgers

    Fave book: LOTR trilogy

    Fave movies (non-SW): Indiana Jones, Galaxy Quest, Spaceballs, LOTR, Bond

    Fave sports: I don't really like watching any of them, but I enjoy playing Soccer and Golf

    Fave bands: I'm not a rock fan, so pretty much whatever's playing. But I do enjoy the majority of the works of John Williams, Wagner, and Holst.
  21. Myri_Antilles Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Aug 3, 2004
    star 4
    Real name (first name's fine): I have a real name? Where? I think it's hiding with Peter Pan's shadow... :p

    Age: 17 (but 18 seems so close) :p

    When you first found the JC: August of this year

    When you first got into SW: oh, boy... I think it was when I was in sixth or seventh grade... it was around the time when TPM came out. A friend of mine made me read Heir to the Empire, which hooked me.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): cherry coke (there's a song about it I like, too :p)

    Fave food: homegrown steak :p

    Fave book: "I could no sooner pick a favorite star in the heavens." (quote goes something like that, anyway...)

    Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR, several Harrison Ford movies, You've Got Mail, The Prince & Me, etc... ;)

    Fave sports: swimming!

    Fave bands: I have a hard time just picking a few, but here goes... Martina McBride, SHeDAISY, Rascal Flatts, Toby Keith, Enya, Alan Jackson, multiple other country artists, Glen Miller, I also like classical, sacred, and a few soundtracks... those don't really have bands, though. :p
  22. Darth-Floyd Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Apr 5, 2003
    star 4
    Real name: Klaus

    Age: 33

    When you first found the JC: March 03, signed up april

    When you first got into SW: 1977 (maybe 78)

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic): Springwater or Coke

    Fave food: Fish, Chicken and vegetables

    Fave book: There are many, but I really loved Jean M. Auel´s series Earth Children, starting with The Clan Of The Cave Bear

    Fave movies (non-SW): LOTR, Indy, Planets of the apes, Pink Floyd The Wall

    Fave sports: Just watching, then womens handball... :D

    Fave bands: Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, U2, Genesis, Doors, Roger Waters and his bleeding hearts band and many more.
  23. vacantlook Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Mar 28, 2004
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    I can't remember if I've posted my answers in this thread before; if I have, I appologize for doing it again; if I haven't, here they are.

    Real name - Keith

    Age - nearly 25

    When you first found the JC - Just a bit before AotC came out in theaters; changed my screenname here several months ago.

    When you first got into Star Wars - First got *really* into it upon seeing TPM in the theater on openning day, but I've watched the OT plenty of times throughout pretty nearly most of my life.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic) - water

    Fave food - pizza

    Fave book - The Tao Of Pooh and The Te Of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff

    Fave moves (non-SW) - LOTR, X-Men and X2, Finding Nemo, Bring It On, Donnie Darko, Run Lola Run, Clue, Star Trek VI The Undiscovered Country, Mulan (there's probably some I'm forgetting at the moment)

    Fave sports - soccer, surfing, snowboarding, rowing, lacrosse

    Fave bands/solo artists - Cyndi Lauper, Linkin Park, Incubus, Hoobastank, Lostprophets, Alana Davis, Alanis Morissette, Dashboard Confessional, Dido, Enya, Garbage, Trespassers William
  24. darthcleo Administrator Emeritus

    Member Since:
    Feb 8, 2000
    star 4
    Real name - Nic

    Age - almost 40

    When you first found the JC - First found the JC when I was put in charge of it, as a TFN staffer, back in early 2000. I turned everything upside down by moving from UBB to snowboards, which allowed the JC to snowball to its current size.

    When you first got into Star Wars - In 1977, when I read the book. My parents wouldn't take me to the movies so I had to wait for Empire Strikes back to see my first SW movie.

    Fave drinks (non-alcoholic) - water

    Fave food - homemade cookies

    Fave book - Wheelock's Latin

    Fave movies (non-SW) - Hmm. I don't watch many movies, to be honest.

    Fave sports - to watch or to be active in? I used to love martial arts, but I'm too old now, and my joints are killing me.

    Fave bands/solo artists - Peter Gabriel


    I ran TFN from early 2000 to mid 2001. Had to quit due to family obligations. I also created the Darth Maul Estrogen Brigade in 1999, gave it up in 2001 too, for the same reasons. AOTC was totally ruined for me based on all the inside info we had gathered (which was WAY more than what was posted on the net). Since it's the last SW movie coming up, I am trying to go in as pristine as I can. 2000-2001 were heavy SW years for me.
    In 2001 I joined the 501st as a biker scout. I attended Celebration II as such. Now the biker scout costume is sold too, and I'm a "regular" fan now.
  25. Dionysus Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jun 29, 2001
    star 1
    I feel like an egomanic writing all of this, since most of you probably don't care, but here goes...

    Real name: Andrew

    Age: 24

    When you first found the JC:
    Does this sound like a religious question to anyone else? Sometime around June 2001, I suppose.

    When you first got into Star Wars:
    I was a late bloomer, comparatively speaking. I bought the OT about a year before TPM came, to see whether the prequels would be worth my time. They were.

    Fave drinks:
    This should be clear from my nickname. But to spell it out...

    Wine - Pinot Noir, a nice Burgundy, a nice Bordeaux, Shiraz (easy on the oak), Zinfandel (red, for the record), Pinot Grigio; but all I ever have the money for is cheap French table wine in the $3 to $4 range

    Beer - Most of the Trappist ales (Rochefort, Chimay, Orval, etc.), Duvel, Delirium Tremens, Fuller's ESB (no, not Empire Strikes Back...Extra Special Bitter! ;) ), Two Brothers Heavy-Handed, Sam Adams Cream Stout, Goose Island IPA

    Non-alcoholic - Tea, Coffee, and a very good root beer, like Sprechers

    Fave food:
    Mmm. Difficult choice. Today I would say Masaman Curry.

    Fave book(s):
    The first that come to mind...

    Fiction - Our Man in Havana (Graham Greene), Master and Commander (Patrick O'Brian), The Hitchhiker's Guide (Douglas Adams), The House at Pooh Corner (A.A. Milne), Lord of the Rings (of course), the Jeeves/Wooster series (P.G. Wodehouse), Spring Snow (Mishima), The Brothers Karamazov (Dostoevsky)

    Nonfiction - Old Path White Clouds (Thich Nhat Hanh), The Greeks (H.D.F. Kitto), A History of Knowledge (Charles van Doren), The Autobiography of Mohandas Gandhi, The Selected Writings of Meister Eckhart

    Fave movies (non-SW):
    City Lights (Charlie Chaplin), Hannah and Her Sisters (Woody Allen), Manhattan Murder Mystery (Woody Allen), Claire's Knee (Rohmer), Dr. Strangelove (Kubrick), Amelie (Jeunet), The Big Lebowski (Cohen brothers), Kundun (Scorsese), Being There (Ashby), Star Trek VI (Meyer), Last Orders (Schepisi), The Russia House (Schepisi), The Royal Tannenbaums (Anderson)

    Fave sports:

    Watching - boxing, college football, track and field

    Playing - basketball, running, frisbee ;)

    Fave bands/solo artists:
    By genre, because I'm neurotic...

    Jazz - Lester Young, Eric Dolphy, Clifford Brown, Bill Evans, Sonny Rollins, Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, Louis Armstrong, Dave Douglas, the Modern Jazz Quartet, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald

    Pop/rock - Randy Newman, Bob Dylan, David Byrne/Talking Heads, The Beatles, Brian Wilson, Elton John, The Clash

    Soul/gospel/blues - Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye, Van Morrison, Aretha Franklin, Robert Johnson, Michael Jackson (yes, I said it; go listen to Off the Wall and tell me it's not a great album!)

    Classical - Bach, Tchaikovsky, George Gershwin


    Well, there you go. My pretentious list.
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