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Postby Lorekeeper » Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:13 pm

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I wonder what r2d2 brit postboxes would look like?
Aren't the british post boxes more cylidrical?

(I think the only visual reference I have is that Danger Mouse lived in one.)
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Postby Psychout » Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:24 pm

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OptimusPrive wrote:(I think the only visual reference I have is that Danger Mouse lived in one.)

Thats exactly what they look like.
Sadly minus the superhero mouse and hamster.
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Postby ShockwaveUK » Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:40 pm

So many of those will get stolen. :?
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Postby Lorekeeper » Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:46 pm

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I wonder if we could find them all and post pics. I'll be near one or two of them...
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Postby TheMuffin » Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:48 pm

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Well according to Wheeljacks post it won't be them all. But I would figure ones that are actually in front of the USPS buildings would be the most likely ones to have this done to them. So I'll definitely be taking pics.
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Postby Senor Hugo » Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:06 pm

See, I figured it was just an excuse for postal workers to dress like Stormtroopers and carry guns.
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Postby Mighty Scorponok » Fri Mar 16, 2007 10:13 pm

Now damn for sure the fuel and price of the post stamps will go up, lol Lord jedi have erci on our soul, and some otherr religious bullshitt like that, yadda yadda yadda cantoloupes, tomatoes, brooklyn bounce, juice the beats and carrots, with tha hell with post stamp prices.Good enough of a rant for ya?. Lmao.
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Postby LuckytheWonderLlama » Sat Mar 17, 2007 12:46 am

They installed one of them at one of our malls today! I'll have some pics of it soon. The one I took on the fly with my celphone is from too far away.
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Postby Dynamax » Sat Mar 17, 2007 6:49 am

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Senor Hugo wrote:See, I figured it was just an excuse for postal workers to dress like Stormtroopers and carry guns.
Well if they go crazed and grab a gun, at least we know their aim'll suck most of the time.:P
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Postby Wheeljack35 » Sat Mar 17, 2007 8:52 am

The 501st and the Rebel Legion "try out" the new mailboxes

http://www.theforce.net/latestnews/stor ... 104306.asp
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OptimusPrive wrote:I wonder if we could find them all and post pics. I'll be near one or two of them...

How many do you think they made? I have a bad feeling at least some of these are certainly going to get stolen by some prankster. Or you will be seeing these on sale as a "collecter's" item when they have to eventually move back to the regular mailboxes. Personally I think they look a little dumb, but thats my opinion.
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Postby LuckytheWonderLlama » Sat Mar 17, 2007 10:37 pm

Zombie Starscream wrote:
OptimusPrive wrote:I wonder if we could find them all and post pics. I'll be near one or two of them...

How many do you think they made? I have a bad feeling at least some of these are certainly going to get stolen by some prankster. Or you will be seeing these on sale as a "collecter's" item when they have to eventually move back to the regular mailboxes. Personally I think they look a little dumb, but thats my opinion.


I feel sorry for anybody that tries. It's a federal offense to tamper with a US Postal Service Mailbox.

What I picture happening is that these will only be up for a limited time then taken down. Then they will sold at auction with the proceeds going to a charity.

But that is just a guess.
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Postby Air Commander Starscream » Sun Mar 18, 2007 5:14 am

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So for New Mexico.... they only put these boxes in Roswell and Santa Fe.... That's a load of crap. Wouldnt want to put these promotional boxes in the biggest city now would yea.... :?
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Postby Wheeljack35 » Sun Mar 18, 2007 8:02 am

Air Commander Starscream wrote:So for New Mexico.... they only put these boxes in Roswell and Santa Fe.... That's a load of crap. Wouldnt want to put these promotional boxes in the biggest city now would yea.... :?


Roswell seems very appropriate for this
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Postby Rodimus_Lantern » Sun Mar 18, 2007 10:04 pm

Air Commander Starscream wrote:So for New Mexico.... they only put these boxes in Roswell and Santa Fe.... That's a load of crap. Wouldnt want to put these promotional boxes in the biggest city now would yea.... :?

Well Detroit wasn't listed as one of the cities to get them and there are several downtown.
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Postby Wheeljack35 » Mon Mar 19, 2007 9:49 am

Here is a list of cities that have the mailboxes
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