Got a Job as a Stormtrooper. By Chris Bartlett, July, 2005 Recently I landed a great job at a video game company.
On the surface, putting on a helmet and storming into a 6-floor office building carrying a very large, weapon wouldn't seem like the most appropriate way to be considered for a job. Putting that aside, here's what I did... When I submitted my portfolio and phoned the company, the receptionist said, " I'm sorry, we have over 200 resumes of artists we're going through. We'll call you when we get to yours. " 200? So, I thought... this sounds like a job for TK409. I asked my wife about it and she was very uneasy about the idea, for exactly the reason I mentioned in the first paragraph. When I got to the location that Friday afternoon, I found a remote section of the parking lot and hid behind my car to suit up. I entered the first floor lobby and headed straight for the elevators. So much for homeland security. I rode to the 6th floor and the doors opened.
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"I usually work on all of them at once, so while the glue or paint is drying on one I work on another," Sillof writes on his website. "Sometimes I sculpt over the old toy parts. The figures were created back in 2007, but I hadn't seen them yet so I figured that you might not have either. Sillof.com. Rock-paper-scissors-lizard-spock. A diagram explaining the outcomes of the game The normal form matrix of rock-paper-scissors-lizard-Spock.
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The list is sorted in chronological order, in the time line relative to the movies. The time line for the Star Wars books are indicated with BBY (Before Battle of Yavin in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope), and ABY (After Battle of Yavin). Updated October 10 2013 Please share this site with your friends if you enjoyed my list of Star Wars novels! Sources: Wookieopedia and Wikipedia. TM: Feel the force Mother Fuc*er. Feel the force Mother Fuc*er ----- Begin NetScrap(TM) ----- Feel the force Mother Fuc*er The TOP 10 Things We Want To Hear Samuel L.
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Up in Seattle, a local costumed crime fighter thwarted a car theft and suddenly wound up on the news. Phoenix Jones, the black-and-gold wearing Seattle superhero, came across a would-be thief trying to break into the car of a local man who is only identified as "Dan. " Jones proceeded to chase the criminal away, but didn't stick around for Dan to thank him. When Dan contacted the local news, reporters knew exactly who the vigilante was and brought the two men together; Jones showed off his non-lethal crime fighting equipment, his armor, and chatted with him.
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