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FF:SA Yoda's World Tour

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by Miana Kenobi, Jul 2, 2005.

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  1. Miana Kenobi

    Miana Kenobi Admin Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Good day to you all! My name is Rachel and I am from the San Diego and Inland Empire fanforces of California, USA.

    I am helping Master--Kenobi of Santa Cruz, California, plan a trip for her small fried Interactive Yoda to go around the world. As of right now, our little friend will be going all over the USA, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and possibly to Germany, Japan, Singapore and Mexico. We would like to make this a truly world-wide tour.

    We wish to know if Australia would be interested in having Yoda come and visit. :)

    The original planning thread is located [link=http://boards.theforce.net/Santa_Cruz,_CA/b10693/20317084/p1]here[/link]. Please reply there before the end of next week if you are interested!

    What the tour consists of:

    Each fanforce will have 2 weeks with Yoda. The 2 weeks will start the day Yoda arrives. We ask that in those 2 weeks you take photos of him in "touristy, famous, or just plain cool" locations, and that he is shipped to the next Fanforce before the 2 weeks are up. We will be sending a logbook around with Yoda, and a website is being created.

    Thank you all for your time!
     
  2. Tzhan

    Tzhan Jedi Master star 3

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    something like [link=http://boards.theforce.net/South_Australia/b10630/20228279/?52]This[/link] perhaps?
     
  3. Miana Kenobi

    Miana Kenobi Admin Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    LOL!!! That's great!!


    (But yeah, like that). :p
     
  4. Darth_Meanders

    Darth_Meanders Jedi Master star 5

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    I've registered our interest in hosting Yoda as part of his world tour :)
     
  5. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Good work DM we'd love to have Yoda visit us for a while! He can get out on the town with evil and see the seedy underbelly of our city or just tour the wineries and see the sights! Sounds great.
     
  6. Miana Kenobi

    Miana Kenobi Admin Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Rock on, you guys!! :D

    What I'm now going to need is a contact person. This will be the person whom Yoda is shipped to, will take care of Yoda, be responsible for him (please don't try to do something foolish with him... for example, the Buffalo, NY fanforce wants to send him over Niagra Falls in a small barrel! :eek: :p), and will be responsible for shipping him off to the next fanforce.

    Whomever you appoint as contact person, could you please have them PM me with their name, home address, and email address.

    Welcome to the tour, guys!! :D
     
  7. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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  8. Fur_Seal

    Fur_Seal Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Can we eat him?
     
  9. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I suspect he will be rubbery on the outside and a little on the metallic side on the inside.....so I am guessing...no.
     
  10. Fur_Seal

    Fur_Seal Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Good point.

    Maybe a little salt will help.



     
  11. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I doubt it, salt tends to harden the arteries, so I imagine it will corrode the rubber and help the metal rust! [face_laugh]
     
  12. starfire-phoenix

    starfire-phoenix Jedi Knight star 5

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    Awesome idea. This will be fun :D
     
  13. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    So I can count you as a definate yes the Starfire :p
     
  14. starfire-phoenix

    starfire-phoenix Jedi Knight star 5

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    Yes, regarding the tour, but I won't eat it... lol
     
  15. Aiel

    Aiel Jedi Master star 4

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    [Thinks of all the places Yoda could go.] We could put him on the Popeye down the Torrens, we could have a photo with him infront of the Rundle Mall-balls, infront of a Barossa Valley vineyard...

    How about the giant Lobster? My Brother just came back from Mt Gambier with a good photo infront of that monstrosity.
     
  16. MsWinter

    MsWinter Jedi Padawan star 4

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    would you like chips with that?


    I think he'd be nice in a stir fry....with Hokkien noodles. :)
     
  17. Obi-Wan_Toddi

    Obi-Wan_Toddi Former SAFF CR star 6

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    I'm in! I definitely want a photo with me (in costume) and Yoda ... perhaps up here near the Flinders or the Gulf.
     
  18. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    When we get word that Yoda is arriving soon, I will put up a thread for ideas on what he can do. We have two weeks with him before we have to pass him on, so I am thinking keeping him in the Metropolitan area is a good idea. We can then pass him around to all to have a bit of fun with! Maybe we can have a gathering so he can be with us all at one stage. Anyway, closer to the time I will organise it.
     
  19. Sith_Priest

    Sith_Priest Jedi Youngling star 1

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    think that would be the best idea with the care and treatment of a small yoda May I sugest also a trip to the zoo and a close enounter of some animal if the zoo is willing
    something distictly Aussie yoda and a koalia
    prehaps preringing telling them what you want and seeing if they can do
     
  20. Onyx_Squadron_Leader

    Onyx_Squadron_Leader Jedi Youngling

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    Ive heard the same sort of thing being done with a stuffed moose head. A bunch of army guys stole their sergeants stuffed moose and mailed it to friends of theirs around the world. At each location they got the recipient to take a photo of the moose next to a famous landmark and they mailed the photo back to the sergeant. Apparrently there were photos from like a dozen different countries and the sergeant was quite :mad: !
     
  21. evil-incarnate

    evil-incarnate Jedi Youngling star 7

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    If anyone else has one, we could put a hat with corks (mini) on him.. take a picture & title it "Yoda travels to meet his Aussie cousin".

    Anyone got one ?
     
  22. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Maybe not the zoo, but Cleland Wildlife researve might be in it. They have Koala hugging and such up there, and you can get close to the emus and roos easily. Might make a day of it....
     
  23. Obi-Wan_Toddi

    Obi-Wan_Toddi Former SAFF CR star 6

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    I get close to emus and roos everyday ... with my car!! :p
     
  24. Adalia-Durron

    Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress. star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    We need them alive, teh rest of the world doesn't understand our attraction for catching them on the bonnet of our cars. :p
     
  25. Obi-Wan_Toddi

    Obi-Wan_Toddi Former SAFF CR star 6

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    OOooooo you spoil all the fun! As long as I get a photo in costume, I'll be happy!
     
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