The "OMG!!!! They're actually making an update" Old Folks Home Newsletter for September 2007 The Old Folks Home has decided to start up a monthly newsletter to update all FanForce members to what is happening in the most secretive location in the world, and no, we are not talking about my underwear drawer, ok. You are all invited to provide us with any feedback, thoughts, ideas and or dirty pictures of Wookiees. New Chapter Representatives! New Chapters! These month we are proud to welcome to the B L U E the following CRs! Bors_Kaegel is the new CR of the new FanForce of Birmingham, Alabama. rhi-sparks is the new CR of the also new UKFF Wales. Pelly-Welly is the new CR for FF BeNeLux. TRADMIC is the new CR for Pittsburg Welcome to FanForce! New Mangler! I mean, Manager! With great fear and apprehension, Spike2002 was officially promoted to Manager. May got have mercy on our souls. Mod Evaluation Discussion Discussion on whether to begin RSA evaluations has commenced. Pros and cons are being discussed as we speak. Ideas and feedback on this topic would be greatly appreciated. RSAs and Chapter Rep Elections The pantless troupe at the OFH is currently discussing the role of the RSA in CR elections and how much participation should the RSA have, including a vote in the process. FanForce F.A.Q. Jedi_Dajuan is currently working on updating the FanForce Frequently Asked Questions section. Any feedback and/or ideas would be welcome. F.F.U.K. The wonderful pair of RSAs from the great British Isles, halibut and Spike2002 have been working on revamping banners and other essentials in the region, including the regional website. Chapter Rep rules A reminder to all members that the new FanForce and Chapter Rep rules are now in effect. You may find the FanForce Rules [link=http://boards.theforce.net/fanforce_communications/b10021/27174273/p1/?0] by clicking here![/link] RSAs on leave The following RSAs will be away for the specified period. Remember, away RSAs set their colors to green. So if its green, don't come a'knocking! Gone to Dragon*Con (8/30-9/3) Hama jedi_runya Uilmuteiz Inactive Chapters In a sad bit of news, the following FanForce chapters were moved to inactive and/or lost their official FanForce status. FanForces are welcome to revive these chapters, following the new chapter guidelines: Louisville, KY New Jersey Maine Santa Cruz, CA Lafayette, LA Cleveland, OH Tasmania Finland Around FanForce The following was happening all around FanForce in the month of August: rhonderoo reports: "The Memphis Fan Force is celebrating their five year anniversary on September 8th with a picnic in the park that started it all." Miana Kenobi reports: "The Southern California fan forces joined up with the local 501st Garrison and Rebel Legion base for a multi-club BBQ in Orange County on Saturday August 25th. Good times were had by all." Obi Anne reports: "FanForce Romania is busy doing a fanfilm together and FF Sweden returned to their viking roots with some sailing."