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Discussion in 'Providence, RI' started by JediSaralyn, Oct 14, 2002.

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  1. JediSaralyn

    JediSaralyn Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Here you can just tell others about yourself, get aquainted with one another.

    So I guess I will start. :D

    Name: Sara
    Age: 18
    Location: Warwick, Rhode Island
    Fave SW movie: RotJ
    Fave non-SW movie: Fight Club
    Other interests Photography, reading, writing, playing tennis
    First time I saw Star Wars: Four years ago, in school
    Favorite Book: 1984, and the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. I also like to read the EU.
    Other Stuff: I am a commuter to the University of Rhode Island, freshman.

    Feel free to add anything you wish :D
     
  2. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Name: carolyn (carrie)
    Location: providence
    Fave SW movie: attack of the clones (for now; it changes all the time)
    Fave non-SW movie: back to the future
    Other interests: art, reading, writing, computer design, roleplaying/video games
    First time I saw Star Wars: probably as soon as i was old enough to sit upright and pay attention
    Favorite Book: i like some EU like the prequel era things. i also like "dave barry does japan," harry potter, michael crichton's stuff...
    Other Stuff: i'm a graduate of RISD and i love playing dress up even though i'll be 24 soon. i am just now realizing my love of making costumes from scratch as much of a pain as it is :p
     
  3. Tarr

    Tarr Jedi Youngling star 1

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    I'll use your template :p

    Name: Josh
    Age: 24
    Location: Central Falls (on the Lincoln border! always feel like I gotta throw that in so people don't think I'm all ghetto or something lol), Rhode Island
    Fave SW movie: Hrm it's more like fav scenes for me heh. My least favs episodes though are either ep. 1 (except for that fight scene at the end heh) or ep. IV
    Fave non-SW movie: The Matrix
    Other interests: comic books, sports, video/computer games and a bunch of other childish crap heh
    Firt time I saw Star Wars: Umm I don't remember. Years and years ago though hehe.
    Favorite Book: Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy definately the 5 books in one version. :)and the Lord of the Rings Trilogy...although I still need to read book 3 heh.
    Other Stuff: heh heh too much to go into but there is other stuff.
     
  4. Dark_Lord_Erik

    Dark_Lord_Erik Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Name: Erik
    Age: 23
    Location: West Warwick, Rhode Island
    Fave SW movie: ESB
    Fave non-SW movie: Good Will Hunting/Shakespeare in Love/Fight Club/Matrix/Other Movies
    Other interests: Stuff. I like to hang out with friends, and play football/basketball/baseball.
    First time I saw Star Wars: A long time ago. Not sure exactly when.
    Favorite Book: Childhood's End - Arthur C. Clarke.
    Other Stuff: I work and sleep.
     
  5. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    haha work and sleep, i feel the same way sometimes

    i think i PMed you a while back erik, good to see you here :)
     
  6. Jeffbacca

    Jeffbacca Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Name:Jeff
    Age: 22
    Location: Central Falls
    Fave SW movie: When Clones Attack YODA!!!!
    Fave non-SW movie: Matrix, Willow, Princess Bride
    Other interests: Read books, Video/computer games, hang with friends, long walks on the...woops wrong forum.
    First time I saw Star Wars: I just remember knowing i've seen it...after that I've seen it too many times to count.
    Favorite Book: Sword of Truth Series and Harry Potter Series (don't knock it till you've read it)
    Other Stuff: I have a cat named Pain.
     
  7. Ryno

    Ryno Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Name: Scott
    Age: 31
    Location: East Bridgewater,MA
    Fave SW movie: Empire Strikes Back
    Fave non-SW movie: Silence of the Lambs
    Other interests: Computers, Sports,Comic Books
    First time I saw Star Wars: 1979(from the start)
    Favorite Book: I can't name a favorite.
    Other Stuff: I'm also a member of the Boston Rebels. E. Bridgewater is between both cities so I plan on attending meets for both groups as long as the dates don't conflict.
     
  8. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    well since i still plan on attending as many rebel meets as possible, i'll be sure to suggest dates that don't conflict. :)
     
  9. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    i just thought i'd add a book to this list that you should check out especially if you like sci fi and also renaissance faire type things with knights etc. "timeline" by chricton is excellent
     
  10. Dark_Lord_Erik

    Dark_Lord_Erik Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Sorry, no changing your answers. You are what you posted the first time. :p
     
  11. Dark_Lord_Erik

    Dark_Lord_Erik Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Here's a picture of me...(Note to everyone: My eyes do not actually glow red.)

    [image=http://members.cox.net/erik378/erik3.jpg]

    And here's one that I've doodled on...

    [image=http://members.cox.net/erik378/erik3grafiti.jpg]
     
  12. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    LOL! "My eyes don't actually glow red" i love that disclaimer

    you're fibbing, i bet they really do :p
     
  13. Darth Dowe

    Darth Dowe Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Monster! :p
     
  14. Dark_Lord_Erik

    Dark_Lord_Erik Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    No, they glow more of a purplish pink. It's quite an amazing sight.
     
  15. Tarr

    Tarr Jedi Youngling star 1

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    a purplish pink? me thinks you might want to get contacts to hide that particular color combination :p
    i've always wanted completely black contacts...but contacts suck they're such a hassle heh.
     
  16. TK7771

    TK7771 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    depending on how my night goes,my eyes glow red sometimes ;)
     
  17. Dex1138

    Dex1138 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Name: Dex
    Age: 32
    Location: Lynn,MA
    Fave SW movie: Empire Strikes Back
    Fave non-SW movie: Creature from the Black Lagoon/Dracula (w/ Lugosi)
    Other interests: Computers, Comic Books, Cartoons
    First time I saw Star Wars: 1977
    Favorite Book: hard to say, Dinotopia, DragonLance Series, Wizard of EarthSea (definately up there!), Crichton good
    Other Stuff: I'm also a member of the Boston Rebels. Lynn is far too remote to make an effective meet in RI, but I'd be happy to be onboard!

    In case you didn't know, Idarii, they're filming a TimeLine movie. God I hope it's not Congo!! LOL
     
  18. JediSaralyn

    JediSaralyn Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Hey there :)

    Glad you came to check us out, Dex1138. :D



    [face_shocked] I cannot believe that I am the youngest member here.... 8-}
     
  19. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    lol hi dex, you can be an honorary member ;)

    yeah i heard about the movie, i hope it doesn't suck. i can picture very vividly what it will look like if done properly.
     
  20. Domina_Tagge

    Domina_Tagge Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Hi! I'm new. So glad we finally have our own chapter!

    Name: Mary
    Age: 27
    Location: Providence metro
    Fave SW movie: Empire
    Fave non-SW movie: The Last Unicorn
    Other interests: Writing, music, cartoons, pop culture in general
    First time I saw Star Wars: '78 or '79 (theatrical re-release)
    Favorite Book: Cat's Eye - Margaret Atwood.
    Favorite SF series: Anne McCaffrey's Dragonriders of Pern.
    Other Stuff: I work for the State of Rhode Island. I strongly identify with low-level Imperial functionaries. hehe.
     
  21. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    i [face_love] the last unicorn. best..movie..ever.

    well with the exception of star wars of course :p
     
  22. DarthMoby

    DarthMoby Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Name: Ed (Moby)
    Age: 32
    Location: Randolph MA, Taunton MA
    Fave SW movie: Episode V
    Fave non-SW movie: Tombstone, Matrix, Cruel Intentions, and any Kevin Smith Movie
    Other interests: web surfing, sports, reading SW EU, roleplaying/video games
    First time I saw Star Wars: second week of release n 1977. It was the first movie my parents let me see alone and I was five minutes late so I had to stay and see it again.
    Favorite Book: The Thrawn trilogy
    Other Stuff: I like traveling and often take "day trips" to other cities and states. Though I live only 15 miles from Boston, I spend a good amount of my free time in the Providence/Seekonk area. I want to try and make both Boston and Providence meets.
     
  23. idarii

    idarii Jedi Padawan star 4

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    hey ed :) glad to have you join us :) if you like i'll add you to the members section on our webpage? :)
     
  24. Domina_Tagge

    Domina_Tagge Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Welcome Ed! Nice to have you with us!
     
  25. MonaLeia

    MonaLeia Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Sara told me about this thread when I was bombarding her with questions so I thought I would post too!

    Name: Lisa
    Age: 19, but I'll be 20 next week!
    Location: Providence, RI (but I really live in CT)
    Fave SW movie: all three original movies
    Fave non-SW movie: the Sound of Music (I am a musical geek!)
    Other interests: singing, reading, writing, Han Solo (oh wait, that's not "other" is it? ;)), dancing, horsebackriding. I also am obsessed with costumes!
    First time I saw Star Wars: 1997, when the special editions came out
    Favorite Book: Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
    Other Stuff: I go to PC but I don't have a car... yet. Next year. I want to be a teacher. I'm completely obsessed with Star Wars. I also post at the JediGirl forums. Umm I can't think of anything else exciting.

    Nice to meet you all!
     
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