Minnesota Force Introductions

Discussion in 'Twin Cities, MN' started by Bobafemme, Jan 11, 2003.

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  1. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

    Member Since:
    Aug 20, 2003
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    Welcome, welcome! I welcome you to another new year here at Hogwarts!


    Oh wait, wrong movie. [face_blush]


    Hey kid, nice to see ya! I bet you could pull the ears off a gundart. :D
    (there we go - much better) ;)
  2. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

    Member Since:
    May 15, 1999
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    Uh, that's gundark, dear. ;)

    Welcome! :D
  3. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

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    Aug 20, 2003
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  4. darthmini Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Mar 18, 2005
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    Screen name: darthmini666

    Real first name: Thomas

    Location: Plymouth, MN

    Occupation: Inventory Analyst

    Favorite StarWars character(s): Darth Vader, Chewbacca, Clone/Stormtrooper, Boba Fett and Jango Fett, Darth Maul, Palpatine.

    Favorite StarWars movie: So far it is Empire, but I think Revenge of the Sith may ovetake the top spot.

    Favorite author(s): Julian May, Matthew Stover, Stephen King, and thousands of others.

    Moment I became a fan: Age nine, seeing Star Wars (original run) for the 9th time...lol

    Favorite snack food: Cheez-its

    Favorite non Star Wars movie: Matrix

    Costumes owned or working on: Padawan and Darth Vader costume for one of our Groovy Boy Dolls.

    Other interests besides Star Wars: Reading, collecting (Act Figs, DVDs, Books, and CDs.)and Driving my Mini Cooper...

    Other fan groups I belong to: N/A

    Family: My wife, myself, and a lot of toys and plush animals...

    Favorite place to visit: St. Louis, Chicago, and Indy (of course...Celebration 3...I can't wait)

    Favorite music: a wide spectrum...everything from Enya to Harcore Punk and Metal. I usually have an emo-punk CD in my car's CD player.
  5. Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council

    Member Since:
    May 15, 1999
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    Welcome, darthmini. :)

    That's a great icon you've got. :D
  6. darthmini Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Mar 18, 2005
    star 1
    Thanks...I wanted it to be a fun sith icon...

    Sith don?t just try to get their revenge on the Jedi and spend all of their time trying to find ways to conquer the galaxy, we like to party as well...

    I don't know about the rest of you, but I am so ready for Celebration 3!!! Bring on the Star Wars FEST!!!

    -darthmini


  7. Doright Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 10, 1999
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    A Star Wars Fest? I am so there!

    and welcome everyone!
  8. nisomer Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Mar 1, 2004
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    Screen name: nisomer

    Real first name: Nick

    Location: Eagan, MN

    Occupation: Student

    Favorite StarWars character(s): Darth Vader

    Favorite StarWars movie: Empire

    Favorite author(s): Dont have one

    Moment I became a fan: First time I saw Star Wars

    Favorite snack food: Oreos

    Favorite non Star Wars movie: Lord of the Rings

    Costumes owned or working on: :(

    Other interests besides Star Wars: Computer games, playing music, tennis, hanging out

    Other fan groups I belong to: none

    Family: 1 younger sister, parents, 2 dogs, VERY VERY large extended family who almost all live in MN

    Favorite place to visit: California?

    Favorite music: Movie Music
  9. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

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    Aug 20, 2003
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  10. JaersteinCysse Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Apr 21, 2004
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    Since I officially decided to move today, I'll get a jump on it. I'll be there this summer and back again next winter.
    Screen Name: JaersteinCysse

    Real first name: Micheal Willard (Mick to some)

    Location: Minneapolis, then probably Edina

    Occupation: Student at the U

    Favorite StarWars character(s): Anakin Skywalker and Luke Skywalker

    Favorite StarWars movie: It's all one 12+ hour film

    Favorite author(s): Bradbury, Vonnegut, Hawking, Brian Greene, Kevin Anderson, and Michael Stackpole

    Moment I became a fan: Probably when I was 2 or so and first saw the movies and got my brother's hand-me-down action figures

    Favorite snack food: Marshmallows, Italian Sodas, and anything else that is good to taste, bad to my health

    Favorite non Star Wars movie: A Night at the Roxbury, The Princess Bride, Pirates of the Carribean, Napolean Dynamite, Billy Madison

    Costumes owned or working on: None, just some props

    Other interests besides Star Wars: Baseball, golf, Freeskiing, softball, Gaming, filmmaking, writing, reading, dancing/clubbing/partying, music .... blah blah

    Other fan groups I belong to: Galacticbasic.net

    Family: 2 sisters, one brother (Living with him and his wife), all married. Three neices and a nephew ... lots of extended family like cousins that I rarely see.

    Favorite place to visit: Was minneapolis and Whistler, BC, now just Whistler.

    Favorite music: 80s Metal/hardrock, and some 80s pop rock, new wave, etc
  11. Doright Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 10, 1999
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  12. Darth-Tator Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Apr 10, 2005
    Screen name: Darth-Tator

    Real first name: David

    Location: Burnsville

    Occupation: Inter-Modal Railroad Planner

    Favorite StarWars character(s): Luke, Kyle Katarn, Coran Horn, baby greedo "lol" and the Large alien cook from episode 2. Who doesn't like him?

    Favorite StarWars movie: Why make people choose? They all have their charm. Except the holiday special..."ugh"

    Favorite author(s): J.D. wiker for helping along the rpg universe, tolkin for well, "you know" , and ron moore for re-writing battlestar galactica. If the upcoming star wars t.v. show could only be as good "I wish!"

    Moment I became a fan: To young to remember, but my first memories were filling in "ROTJ" coloring books.

    Favorite snack food: anything free, you all roleplay..it's always a potluck dinner mix from gas station junk food hell... example: "What do you guys want to drink? Diet sprite or cool-aid?"

    Favorite Non Star Wars movie: So many good ones. To many to choose. Black and White classics to little known films, to epics. Who doesn't own a dvd copy of the lord of the rings?

    Costumes owned or working on: nope, not into that, but I respect people who do.

    Other interests besides Star Wars: star trek, and now battlestar galactica

    Other fan groups I belong to: none.

    Family: married, no kids.

    Favorite place to visit: with friends, and the world of my imagination.

    Favorite music: soundtracks, right now I'm listening to composer wolfgang korngold's 1940's epic "The Sea Hawk" with Errol Flynn. He also did "The adventures of Robin Hood." two years previouse in 1938. Composing that score for robin hood kept him alive. He was in transit to america to score the film when the Germans invaded his home in poland starting world war two.
  13. yodalayheewho Jedi Knight

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    Mar 23, 2005
    Hey Lea--
    I'm not fried, but anyway...is it me or did i notice that this was the second one you posted.

    By the way, i'm her friend, nice to meet you all. hope to see ya soon! :)
  14. Doright Jedi Grand Master

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    Jun 10, 1999
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  15. DeJade_Vu Jedi Master

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    Jul 29, 2002
    star 4

    [face_laugh] @ yodalayheewho

    Yeah, that WAS a typo...don't worry. I did not fry you.
  16. Doright Jedi Grand Master

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    Jun 10, 1999
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  17. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

    Member Since:
    Aug 20, 2003
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    Yummmmm... tater....


    [image=http://photobucket.com/albums/y166/MiraxCelebration3/R4-045-21DarthTater.jpg]

    Complete with access panel in back!
  18. Qspet Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Apr 30, 2005
    Screen name(s): Qspet(ezForum's Tstar182 and Jmanxneo)

    Real first name: Mike

    Location: Brainerd

    Occupation: deliver newspapers

    Age: 28

    Favorite StarWars character(s):
    Padme Amidala, Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi, Han solo, C3po, R2D2, Yoda, Zam Wesell, Grand Moff Tarkin, Princess Leia Organa, Wicket, Noa, Cindel, Teek.

    Favorite StarWars movie:

    Favorite author(s):

    Moment I became a fan:

    Favorite snack food:

    Favorite non Star Wars movie:

    Costumes owned or working on:

    Other interests besides Star Wars:

    Other fan groups I belong to:

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    Favorite place to visit:

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  19. Doright Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 10, 1999
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  20. MaraJadeSkywalkerFF Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 27, 2000
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  21. Bruce_the_Bith Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Feb 8, 2005
    star 3
    Hi I'm newish to Minnesota and I love Star Wars, but so far I'm the only one I know who's into as much as me here...

    Screen name: Bruce_the_Bith

    Real first name: Bruce

    Location: St. Paul

    Occupation: Engineer

    Favorite StarWars character(s): Obi-Wan Kenobi

    Favorite StarWars movie: eh, prolly ROTS when it comes out

    Favorite author(s): I like Stackpole's X-Wing series

    Moment I became a fan: I don't remember. I remember having SW sheets when I was 6-7 or so (I was born in 1982)

    Favorite snack food: hmm, peanuts and chocolite chips

    Favorite non Star Wars movie: Airforce 1, or LOTR

    Costumes owned or working on: I have a cape

    Other interests besides Star Wars: anything cool, computers, music, food network to name a few

    Other fan groups I belong to: nada

    Family: they're in Oregon

    Favorite place to visit: Seattle!

    Favorite music: pop or classical

    Hopefully I can make some friends here
  22. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

    Member Since:
    Aug 20, 2003
    star 4
    Welcome Bruce!

    We are here (on the JC) but we are a little more active on our EZBoard forums.

    Come check us out at:

    MN EZBboards
  23. TK-7554 Jedi Knight

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    Nov 28, 2003
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  24. MaraJadeSkywalkerFF Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 27, 2000
    star 4
    Welcome Bruce! I'm a Stackpole fan too.
  25. mirax80 Retired Midwest RSA

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    Aug 20, 2003
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    Hey, who isn't a Stackpole fan! :D
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