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Monday, July 13th, 2009
4:20 pm - Can I get an SDCC roll call?

mrsshotglass
When's a good night for a scheduled dinner? (Yes, I have to make these plans in advance)

Pat and I will be at the Grant Hyatt from Wednesday Until Monday.

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Wednesday, November 26th, 2008
10:35 pm - Huh

mandingo
[19:59] unsays: hello
[19:59] Corinthian: Who is this?
[19:59] unsays: you are on my buddy list from forever ago.
[20:00] Corinthian: That doesn't really tell me who you are though.
[20:00] unsays: so i am trying to figure it out. a wizard press chat person from like... 9 yrs ago?
[20:00] Corinthian: That would be me.
[20:01] Corinthian: Who were you in Wizard Press?
[20:01] unsays: i'm amanda, and i think youre bob, right?
[20:01] Corinthian: Ah, yes. That would be me, and I remember you.
[20:01] unsays: so many things. i was 14 or something.
[20:01] Corinthian: It was a long time ago, for sure.
[20:01] unsays: meatcabnt might ring the most bells.
[20:01] Corinthian: Yep, I remember you!@
[20:02] Corinthian: Creamylung too, I think.
[20:02] unsays: ha, yes.
[20:02] Corinthian: Very classy.
[20:02] unsays: totally
[20:02] Corinthian: Not that I was much better, but it's kind of funny to look at in retrospect.
[20:02] unsays: i know it's weird and perhaps pointless to IM folks of yore, but i figured you might be up for it
[20:03] Corinthian: Eh, I'm just watching a bad movie and randomly surfing the web at the moment.
[20:03] unsays: plus a dude with the same screen name form so long ago...? he'd remember, i bet.
[20:04] unsays: which movie?
[20:05] Corinthian: Commando. It is on AMC. One of Schwarzanagger's worst/best.
[20:05] unsays: how are you doing this holiday eve?
[20:06] Corinthian: I'm doing okay. I've had better day-before-thanksgivings, but I've probably had worse too. I'm happy there's no work tomorrow, but it doesn't look like there will be a real family dinner this year on either side, and that is a little disappointing.
[20:07] Corinthian: And you?>
[20:09] unsays: similar position, i suppose. we're actually eating out this time around. i think it's even a buffet... unheard of!
[20:09] unsays: what do you do?
[20:09] unsays: for a living, that is (if i may ask)
[20:10] Corinthian: I work as a vault teller at a bank. It isn't all that prestigious, but I own my own house and make enough money to live comfortably, so I am not entirely unhappy with it.
[20:11] unsays: i've never been one to be driven by prestige. sounds like your priorities are just about right.
[20:11] unsays: i quit my job just yesterday, actually.
[20:11] unsays: that was the official last day, anyway.
[20:12] Corinthian: Wow. Were you just unhappy with it, or were you going to do something different?
[20:14] unsays: i dont think it was a rash decision, but aloy of people probably wouldn't have minded the job. i just never was to settle in, i guess... needed a (permanent) breather.
[20:14] unsays: i am a bit rusty with the typing, as you may notice
[20:15] Corinthian: No worries. What did do you?
[20:17] unsays: office shit. i worked for a company that makes supplemental curicculum for public schools. i basically printed and put the materials together and shipped it off, etc. unchallenging, god awful-boring but decently paying.
[20:19] Corinthian: I can see that. I can also see where it might grate on you after a while.
[20:19] unsays: have you kept in touch with any of our old friends?
[20:20] Corinthian: Sure. I talk to most of them on a semi-regular basis.
[20:21] unsays: that's interesting... for some reason i've been thinking about the people i used to talk so much to.
[20:22] unsays: probably cause i spent my formative years engulfed in chat
[20:22] unsays: which was pretty enjoyable for the most part, i must say
[20:22] Corinthian: Yep. As did I, really. There are many beliefs I hold dear that I probably credit to learning or at least developing through that chat.
[20:25] unsays: yeah, i haven't really come across a network of brilliant, hilarious and accepting people quite like you guys in the years since
[20:26] unsays: so, i saw your name and figured i'd extend a greeting. you were always an amiable chap
[20:27] Corinthian: It is true. I was voted "most likely to be amiable" in my high school yerabook.
[20:29] Corinthian: I really can't remember the last time I talked with you, honestly. You left extremely quickly and without warning, and you came back once or twice over the span of a few years, and that was really it.
[20:32] unsays: yeah, it's been years n' years. i got the feeling back then that i may have been wearing thin on a few "alphas," but of course my memory is vague. that could have been why i shrunk off.
[20:32] Corinthian: It is possible. I don't really remember.
[20:35] unsays: thanks for chatting it up with me a bit, bob. i'll drop by in another decade... sound good?
[20:36] Corinthian: Works for me!
[20:36] unsays: i guess i was just poking you with a stick... "is he alive???"
[20:36] unsays: anyway, see ya.. happy non-feasting tomorrow!
[20:36] Corinthian: Haha. I am alive! Same to you. Don't be a stranger.

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Monday, July 24th, 2006
7:58 am

cobraclutch
Kids:

Pencil my name in as going to SD next year. With any luck I'll have my affairs in order.

With that said....

For those who went this year, how was it?

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Friday, June 23rd, 2006
12:22 pm

mrsshotglass
so...who here remembers Ryha? I forget her SN but whatever. Anyway...i got bored today and found out she's now married and she and her hubby run Samurai Comics in Phoenix. Weird. Now i want to bug her on a professional level.

omg. she's even a mom now!

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Wednesday, May 24th, 2006
10:22 pm

unit9
i just saw xmen3.
kitty pride first appeared in xmen 129 in 1980. not 1981 like i said earlier.



here are several spoilers and my opinionCollapse )

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Tuesday, April 18th, 2006
1:44 am - SD (again)

mangler
I know I said I wasn't going to go this year, but I have come into a large sum of money. I still can't get a hotel though. Anyone that has a room thats willing to let me stay there with them let me know. I can send money beforehand or pay in person. I want to get there wednesday the 19th and leave monday the 24th in the morning. But I will work around what I can get. If you can help me out IM me at TonyChuppa@aol.com or reply here. Thanks!

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Friday, January 6th, 2006
9:22 pm - SD

mangler
Hotels open up February 15th. I plan on getting a room that day. Whoever's going I'd like to decide on a hotel to shoot for first, then maybe a second or third choice also. It'd be so much better to all be at the same place. Let me know.

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Thursday, August 18th, 2005
7:51 pm - RUN, YOU FOOLS! HE'S HERE!

yojimbot
Vaughn, The List. The List, Vaughn.

They really are cuter once they're yours.Collapse )

Born yesterday, August 17th, 2005 at 2:59pm. 7lbs 14oz OF 100% GRADE A BEEF, FOOLIOS! And all he does it eat, sleep, and poop! He takes after dad! As soon as he finds his penis, I'll be completely replaceable.

I'm with you 100%, Dingo. AuUga. More later!

current mood: exhausted

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Thursday, June 9th, 2005
12:27 pm

mrsshotglass
Ok, I have an offer for you.
Remember our dear old friend Buddy Scalera? Well, Buddy's been helping me out on something so I owe him BIG. Like, BIG. So, I'm trying to get ppl to order his new book. It's called seven days of fame. its about this reality tv show that goes for 7 seven days getting to know the contestant, and on the seventh day they have to kill themselves.

issue 1 of 3 is in the june previews under after hours press to ship in sept i think. please please please please please please please get one (and tell yr friends) if you don't think it was worth it, i will personally reimburse you for the book. i have the solicit so if you want to see it i can email it to you.

sound good? thought so.
and when buddy helps me get a job with diamond, ill remember all those folks who helped us out and send them happiness in comic goodness.

thanks!

current mood: thankful

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Thursday, June 2nd, 2005
12:46 pm - a preemptive strike.

mrsshotglass
yojimbot is a dork.
and journalsoup is now a maintainer as well.

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Tuesday, April 19th, 2005
4:52 am

thespook
I think everyone should list when they intend to fly in and out of San Diego, and how many hotel rooms they have reserved and where. Myself, I was considering flying in on the 13th and leaving the 18th, but I don't have tickets yet. I was hoping to see what you all had planned. Oh, and who's going, anyway?

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Sunday, April 17th, 2005
11:51 pm - SD

mangler
Hey I got my badge and plane tickests for SD. I'll be getting there Wednesday late morning and leaving Sunday early afternoon. I just checked for hotels and theres still like nothing. Who actually has a reservation? I know Dana said she had the two rooms reserved but is that still good to go or has anything changed? Or has anyone else got anything? Let me know. I still don't know who all is still going either. Thanks!

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Monday, March 14th, 2005
12:17 pm - *does a little i'm going to san diego snoopy dance*

mrsshotglass
thank you continental airlines for overbooking a flight from houston to newark, routing me through louisiana and giving me enough in travel credit to have a $36 roundtrip flight to san diego.

rock!

current mood: PSYCHED!

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Friday, January 21st, 2005
4:19 pm

unit9

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Friday, January 14th, 2005
11:35 am

zeppozero
i don't mean to freak anybody out, but hotel reservations for sd through the con website started yesterday and it seems that almost everything is already booked.

need i mention the con isn't even for another SEVEN months?! brutal, that is.

i was gonna make fun of all the nerds who planned that far ahead but alas, i am one of them.
anyway, i was thinking we could all try and stay at the same hotel this year. (my mama always said the less drunken stumbling home one has to do = less chance of getting shanked by a homeless person.)

but y'know, THERE"S ONLY SEVEN MONTHS LEFT SO WE SHOULD FIGURE THIS OUT QUICKLY!!! yeah, or not.

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Tuesday, September 7th, 2004
5:32 pm

mangler
Hey, burned my half hour of footage of The Kel & Dana wedding reception to dvd. I'm sending copies to Dana & Kel and Fred. Anyone else that wants a copy, let me know and i'll get one out to you.

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Tuesday, June 1st, 2004
5:26 pm - SD

mangler
I might get a chance to go to SD this summer but I had questions.
I need to know :

1. When is it? The actual days and stuff.
2. How do you get in the convention? I heard people talk about a pass or something before.
3. Are there alot of hotels close, like walking distance?

And whos going or planning to? and where are you guys staying. If I go I wanna stay at the same place or close by. Thanks!

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Sunday, April 11th, 2004
3:06 pm

assembled
anyone in the northeast area going to philly wizard world?

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Friday, March 7th, 2003
2:32 am

thespook
Who's going to SD?

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2003
10:17 am - You Animals

optimusagi
NO!!! This is EXACTLY what Professor Xavier fought to protect.. Only now to be dashed to pieces by a conniving company in cahoots with a judge. Where is justice?

My world is in shambles.

current mood: shocked

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