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Old July 21 2010, 07:08 AM   #151
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Re: Welcome Fellow Trekkies! The GTD Get to Know You thread

Welcome, Nerd_unRage and Clare!! I enjoy reading posts by new members. Long before you came aboard, there was a debate about whether fans of the 2009 movie would care about or enjoy original Trek. It looks as though the answer is YES, you do!
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Old July 27 2010, 04:23 AM   #152
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Hey all,

I just did a topic which included a hello, it being my first post and all that...but I've been checking out a few topics here and it seems like a knowledgable community.

Speaking for myself I'm into TOS, TNG and DS9 , plus I enjoy most of the movies - particularly Wrath of Khan and the reboot film.

I've been a fan for over 20 years, but haven't really watched as much Trek recently as I used to. However I still try to catch an episode or put on a movie DVD from time to time. I like doing impressions of a few Trek characters, and I'm thinking of taking forward my Patrick Stewart/Picard voice further as this year goes on.

Good to meet you all.

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Old July 27 2010, 10:21 PM   #153
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Re: Welcome Fellow Trekkies! The GTD Get to Know You thread

Hi, Peterdemon, welcome aboard! We may be knowledgeable, but mostly we are an opinionated bunch who think we are knowledgeable. Of course, we each also just know we are always right.
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Old July 27 2010, 10:32 PM   #154
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I was just browsing this thread for something to do, and and realized it seems the ratio of the fairer sex has increased significantly lately.

Maybe it's just me.
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Old July 28 2010, 05:34 AM   #155
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LOL. At least for those of us that post our gender. Welcome Peterdemon!
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Old July 28 2010, 11:44 PM   #156
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^I have not found out HOW to post my gender. I clicked on every item in my User CP to no avail.
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Old July 29 2010, 03:20 AM   #157
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Edit details then go to Additional Information. It should be the first box under that section.
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Old July 29 2010, 03:42 AM   #158
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Nerd unRage wrote: View Post
Edit details then go to Additional Information. It should be the first box under that section.
Thank you, Nerd unRage!! I cannot tell you how many times I must have glossed over that box while searching. It is not often an Ensign gets to school a Rear Admiral... well done!!!
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Old July 29 2010, 07:04 AM   #159
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Woo hoo! Do I get to be captain now?
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Old July 30 2010, 05:53 AM   #160
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Woo hoo! Do I get to be captain now?
No, but there is an ion storm approaching and I need someone to get into the pod. Thank you for volunteering, Nerd unRage.
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Old July 31 2010, 04:59 AM   #162
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I was recently promoted to Rear Arse.. er.. Rear Admiral. I think the power has gone to my head.
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Old August 2 2010, 01:37 AM   #163
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Re: Welcome Fellow Trekkies! The GTD Get to Know You thread

I joined a few days ago thanks to Yeoman Randi who sent me a link!

I love TOS and watch the episodes obsessively -- usually while working on projects around the house.

I have sketched out almost all of the women's costumes from TOS and have started to recreate them for Barbie dolls (yes, I'm a geek and proud of it!).

Yeoman Randi has a couple of pictures in her album. I don't think I am advanced enough in rank to have an album yet, but when I do, I'll put in pictures of the costumes I have made.

In the meantime, I am slowly working my way around the board, posting here and there and still trying to figure it all out! It makes much more sense than it did a couple of days ago so perhaps at some point I will start a thread.

Plus I need to watch more of the other series and movies!
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Old August 2 2010, 04:03 AM   #164
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Welcome fellow newbie!
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Old August 2 2010, 11:02 PM   #165
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I joined a few days ago thanks to Yeoman Randi who sent me a link!
Don't worry, we will let you in anyway.Yeoman Randi is a special lady. If she likes you then you must be good people.
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