If you were rich

Discussion in 'Star Wars Community' started by Lord Optimus, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. Lord Optimus Jedi Grand Master

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    With Powerball reaching 550 million last week, me and my brothers were fantasizing about what we would do if we won. So if you became rich somehow, powerball/mega millions/inheritance/whatever, what star wars related things would you do with the money? Here's a few things I would want.

    A tower off of my house with a Jedi council room at the top, amazing 360 degree views.

    A statue of Yoda near my pool area.

    An Ewok style treehouse in my backyard for my kids.

    A custom R2D2 kegorator in my man cave.

    Two imperial guard statue's right outside my front door.

    Exact replica of Han Solo frozen in carbonite hanging up on a wall somewhere in my house.
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  2. Bazinga'd Dark Lord of the SWC/PT/ Spinoff Forums

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    I would acquire a large amount of Disney Shares
  3. Jedi_Matt Force Ghost

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    Solo in carbonite would be great. Though if I were THAT rich I'd actually have someone frozen in carbonite...

    Ewok / Kashyyyk style tree house area would be so awesome, but I can't say I'm a fan of statues.

    I'd have some sort of X-wing simulator, think Daytona USA with up to 16 machines linked but with starfighters...
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  4. Bazinga'd Dark Lord of the SWC/PT/ Spinoff Forums

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    I would also hire George Lucas as a consultant so I could disprove any rumor from SuperShadow.
  5. Darth_Kiryan Force Ghost

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    has he done anything lately.
  6. Jedi_Matt Force Ghost

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    Some would say he has done enough already. Since the announcement of the sequel trilogy I have seen him cited as a source more and more.

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  7. Bazinga'd Dark Lord of the SWC/PT/ Spinoff Forums

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    He has a web site where his delusions of grandeur are displayed for the world to see.
  8. Darth_Kiryan Force Ghost

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    oh, i know that, i was just wondering if he has done anything more since the announcement.
  9. Winston_Sith Force Ghost

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    I'd build an exact replica of the Emperor's throne room from ROTJ in my soon to be constructed basement.
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  10. DarthRelaxus Chosen One

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    I'd build a "Death Star" with a large "laser" and hold the world hostage.
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  11. darthhelinith Force Ghost

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    I'd probably buy a full suit of Vader from the original Trilogy (preferably ESB), pay for a friend to move to England so we can have his illness looked into by the NHS without him going bankrupt through American healthcare, and then donate the rest of it to a friend's charity she's setting up.
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  12. THE PortmanLuvva Jedi Grand Master

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    I would invest in research and funding to build the first speeder. Then i would take it through as many cities as possible to raise charity, then i'd get a Big-mac, no there's no hidden message in that, i think i would just be hungry after all that. [face_clown]
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  13. Bazinga'd Dark Lord of the SWC/PT/ Spinoff Forums

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    Not yet. But its coming, I am sure
  14. Bazinga'd Dark Lord of the SWC/PT/ Spinoff Forums

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    There is a petition on the White House site, asking to build the Death Star; as of this morning 500 people have signed it. The link is the Community Forums.
  15. DarthRelaxus Chosen One

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    I want my own DS!
  16. Sistros Force Ghost

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    I'd give over half of it to charity

    no joke

    :)
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  17. Jedi_Matt Force Ghost

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    You can't buy a stairway to heaven, and your response isn't in line with the threads OP :p
  18. Sistros Force Ghost

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    not saying you can, :p

    not of works, but by grace ;)

    anyway, I supose what "Star Wars related thing I'd do is buy all the lightsaber replicas made and buy other props, and put them in a museum of Star Wars for peop;le to see
  19. Remember Adwa Jedi Youngling

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    I would hire the mafia too kidnap Lucas and i would make him watch the Holiday Special for 48 hours Clockwor Orange style.
  20. AdmiralSteven Jedi Grand Master

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    I like the Jedi Council room atop of a tower idea, that'd be cool. I also would build an Ewok style treehouse for my kid who, should he/she listen to the doctors, should arrive this Friday, but we know that won't happen. Ok, so the kid won't be able to play in the treehouse for a few years, but that doesn't mean I can't. And then I'd build an awesome man cave with a huge flat screen TV.
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  21. Lord Optimus Jedi Grand Master

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    Another must have if I hit the Powerball or become rich.

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  22. Merkual Force Ghost

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    [face_laugh]

    that is awesome

    "we will test it, on that can of cola"
  23. Darth Eddie Force Ghost

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    I would move out to a big house with an observation tower and a kickass telescope, someplace with sanctions protecting against nighttime light pollution, and I'd track the motions of the stars and planets each night, and become friends with the sky.

    Throw in a fully equipped music studio, property driving course, and a replica of John Milner's piss yellow deuce coop, and you can call me a happy man.
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  24. TX-20 Force Ghost

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    Build a Sarlacc Pit and throw people that knock on my door down it.
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  25. benknobi1 Chosen One

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    that's exactly what I was thinking :)
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