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Discussion in 'Canada Discussion Boards' started by Spec_Reporter, May 10, 2005.

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  1. Spec_Reporter

    Spec_Reporter Jedi Youngling

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    Hi, my name is Adam Button, I'm a reporter at The Spectator and I'm working on a story about the new Star Wars film and I'd like to write about how the films have helped parents bond with their children.

    I'm looking for a local family that shares an interest in Star Wars. Please email me at abutton@thespec.com if this is you.

    Also, send me a note if you know of any parties or events coinciding with the film's release or of any interesting local stories about Star Wars.

    Thanks,
    Adam
     
  2. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    The Spectator is hamilton area right???? i guess us oakvllites are too far away....

    Maybe a story on starwars bunnies heheheheh
     
  3. CrazyMike

    CrazyMike JC Collecting Manager and RSA Canada star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    Hi Adam, if you are interested in seeing any SW collection pics I am not too far away. My website
    is www.mikestruys.com. If you have any questions please let me know :)
     
  4. Spec_Reporter

    Spec_Reporter Jedi Youngling

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    Check that email address ... it's broken.

    Please send me an email at adambutton@gmail.com


    Spectator IT .... grrrrrrrr
     
  5. CrazyMike

    CrazyMike JC Collecting Manager and RSA Canada star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    I just tried the link and it worked Adam :) I will email you right now !!!
     
  6. CrazyMike

    CrazyMike JC Collecting Manager and RSA Canada star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    I guess that I did not make the cut or should I say I got cut [face_laugh]
     
  7. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    i dunno, was he really serious? i don't read the spectator, did they actually pick someone. Maybe the person had to be from Hamilton....

    Speaking of Hamilton, the two guys sitting beside us at the advance screening were from Hamilton. They were drunk!
     
  8. Styrofoam_Guy

    Styrofoam_Guy Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Probably found someone so he didn't follow up on this board.


     
  9. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    now we can derail it just like all the other threads.

    Styro you still coming to hang out Sat. night before the toy show?
     
  10. CrazyMike

    CrazyMike JC Collecting Manager and RSA Canada star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    I met with Adam ( Spec Reporter) twice for about 3 hours in total. You folks can come over to my place
    on Saturday afternoon if you like...

    I have a decent home theatre system and we can watch some movies :)
     
  11. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    ooooh home theatre, my tv is mono, isn't that sad :(
    i have spent all afternoon playing w Amber, at least i got the vaccuming done first, but about the laundry....

    Stupid spectator, they could have at least thanked you for your time and let you know you weren't selected.

    really MUST see about preparing some dinner....
     
  12. CrazyMike

    CrazyMike JC Collecting Manager and RSA Canada star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    I guess that I was not nerdy enough for them :)
     
  13. grey_starr

    grey_starr Jedi Master star 4

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    Maybe in two years you can be more nerdy for them... Unless they're looking for Geekiest...
     
  14. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Woofer was in there he showed it too me yesterday, they pulled a pic of him from '83 to run w the current picture it was pretty cool.

    Mike see PM
     
  15. Woofer

    Woofer Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Aug 27, 2001
    Except that wasn't the Spec. It was the St. Catharines (sub)Standard
     
  16. jellicle_jedi73

    jellicle_jedi73 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    i stand corrected.
     
  17. grey_starr

    grey_starr Jedi Master star 4

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    is it true?... did I make the cover at some point??
     
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