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Old May 25 2013, 01:51 PM   #2851
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I knitted my friend's orc from WoW. Meet Little Grim

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Old May 26 2013, 12:13 AM   #2852
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THAT IS FANTASTIC!!!
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Old May 26 2013, 12:36 AM   #2853
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Yeah, that's a better pitching pose and facial expression than you see on many actual baseball cards. Good shot there.
RevDMV, what's the setting for that pic? The other kids are also wearing Angels gear, is this a fantasy camp of some kind? Or just a bunch of kids who happen to be Angels fans?
Aren't Little League teams allowed to use MLB names and logos?
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Old May 26 2013, 12:57 AM   #2854
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Yeah, that's a better pitching pose and facial expression than you see on many actual baseball cards. Good shot there.
RevDMV, what's the setting for that pic? The other kids are also wearing Angels gear, is this a fantasy camp of some kind? Or just a bunch of kids who happen to be Angels fans?
Aren't Little League teams allowed to use MLB names and logos?
Correct. I played on the Royals and the Orioles when I was in Little League.
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Old May 26 2013, 01:09 AM   #2855
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Hmm. That's interesting. I had no idea they did that (I never played Little League).
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Old May 26 2013, 01:19 AM   #2856
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I'm pretty sure the MLB leases out the names.
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Old May 26 2013, 02:33 AM   #2857
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Finished another project last night:

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Old May 26 2013, 02:55 AM   #2858
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You should seriously go into full-time business with these things.
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Old May 26 2013, 05:29 PM   #2859
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It's our Little League team, this year we're the Angels. (My Dad's retirement gig is working at Angel Stadium so that adds to the fun...)


Edit: Yea MLB lets the Little League use the team names.
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Old May 26 2013, 05:31 PM   #2860
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^ Cool! What does your dad do at Angel Stadium, BTW? (That sounds like a really cool retirement gig to have! )
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Old May 26 2013, 05:53 PM   #2861
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He coordinates the parking in the VIP lot. Basically drive scooter around and hob nobs with people parking before the game.

He's always liked talking to anyone so it's the perfect gig for him. He know the owner and most of the sky box owners(we've been invited to sit in the in number one box a couple of times by the owners of that box, real nice people)

He has some fun stories about Billy Bean and some of the other GM's and past players that have come through as well.

My mom passed this spring, so I'm glad he has this to give him a place to hang out and people to spend time with.
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Old May 26 2013, 07:59 PM   #2862
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I knitted my friend's orc from WoW. Meet Little Grim

LOVE this! And welcome to another knitter on the board.
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Old May 26 2013, 10:25 PM   #2863
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Back home from Comicpalooza. Here are some snaps from the weekend. Sorry about the poor quality; I'm a sucky photographer with a crappy camera. Hence, the results.

things around the con:


Some of the Lego sculptures:


Trek actors:




Looking down on the first half of the dealers room:


Actor Joseph Gatt talking to a cylon


A Trek necklace I bought for myself. The picture doesn't do it justice. It has that layered-glass look, with all those lovely colors.


OH, and one last thing....for Mr. Laser Beam, the view from my hotel room:
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Old May 26 2013, 10:46 PM   #2864
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It looks like Comicpalooza was a lot of fun! I love the necklace!!
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Old May 26 2013, 10:57 PM   #2865
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Sisko, Odo and Quark on the same stage? I'd have been like a kid in a candy store.
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