This Magic Moment

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    This was the defining moment for me not only of Comic-Con 2010 but for the last several years (since 2005!) of my Chief persona. The circle is complete.

    A thousand thanks to Ace Kim, the catalyst for the entire story as follows:

    At Qualcomm Stadium while waiting for the trolley to Comic-Con, I get no less than 3 missed calls, two texts, and a voicemail from Ace who is already at the con and has some emergency or something to call him about. I call him up and he tells me "You're here."
    "You're here. Chief's here!"
    "I told him I have a friend who looks just like him, and he wants you to come get a photo with him"

    After arriving at the con I hook up with Ace and we make our way over to the booth where Aaron Douglas is with a crowd of other celebrities doing signings. Ace steps up and tells him he's brought his friend, and as the people in front of me step aside and Aaron and I lay eyes on each other, he goes "Whoa."

    He then signed a photograph for me with a very special message.

    Photo by Ace "no_onions" Kim

    .solo, StoryWriter, no_onions, and 10 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. peterlmorris 68 months ago | reply

      Ha! That's awesome! Did your insides turn to goo or were you like, "This is the coolest video game I have ever played?"

    2. Shadow Viking 68 months ago | reply

      That's frakkin' awesome.

    3. ~Ara~ 67 months ago | reply

      What? Wait! There's two of them?? ;)

    4. Octopunk 67 months ago | reply

      Hoo-frakkin'-ray. That is so cool.

    5. [Carter] 67 months ago | reply

      Which one is the real Ry?!

      Should have brought a viper for him to sign.

    6. bluemoose 67 months ago | reply

      That is just ... awesome. Ace is a hero :-)

    7. Fazoom 67 months ago | reply


    8. lights 67 months ago | reply

      Carter I didn't know he was going to be there! I would have brought a tile for him to sign to add to the hangar...

    9. ---Brickenrocker--- 67 months ago | reply

      Zomg. A tasty vortex of chief

    10. starstreak007 67 months ago | reply

      Wow. Simply wow.

    11. NIRDIAN 67 months ago | reply

      The moment of your life no doubt. Seriously, just amazing... :O

    12. Matt Rasmussen 67 months ago | reply

      Did you give him your agent's business card so he can be your stunt double in your next movie?

    13. Unsier 67 months ago | reply

      wow awesome

    14. Lino M 67 months ago | reply

      I'm 4 weeks late for the party, but this just proves Cylons are real.

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