Funny Target Story (He has the original Unicron, it's worth $500)

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  1. justinRODimus

    justinRODimus Well-Known Member

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    So i was at Target and was pleased to finally see Universe Galvatron, and Animated Swoop; I also picked up Activators Bumblebee. I could tell the cashier was nerd, so I went to him so that I wouldn't get any funny looks and I was right.

    So hes checking them and says, "Oh, you got Swoop and what else?" He picks up Galvatron and says, "Wow! I've never seen this," he spent a good 30 seconds reading the bio while I stood there thinking, Let's go so I can go home and open the damn toy. He was done and says, "I'm kicking myself now because I had all of the original Transformers back in the day. I even had this Unicron that had cloth wings and its worth about 500 dollars now." I said, "Cool" when I knew that was bs.

    There is no Unicron with cloth wings thats worth 500 bucks today is there?
     
  2. MushroomPrime

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    He might have been soused :drunk 
     
  3. ShadowStitch

    ShadowStitch vectoring the hate plague

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    I also had a co-worker who claimed he was a trained ninja assassin.
    Don't believe everything people tell ya. ;) 
     
  4. ErechOveraker

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    Nah, there was a Unicron with cloth wings from back in the day. I know for sure it was real, because a friend of mine who's dad worked for Hasbro had it.

    Oh you guys wouldn't know who he was, he doesn't live around here.

    For real.
     
  5. unicron_is_god

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    yeah but my legion of large size action ninjas will kick your unicron's ass in teh cool ness factor anyday...

    really :) 
     
  6. Mospeada

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    Heh. It's like people sometimes need to lie to make themself sound interesting to talk to you. I had a guy in a local comic shop start chewing my ear off about TF's and talked all about this lost Marvel comic story and I said "How do you know?" and he said "Because I work for them!". He uh...doesn't work for Marvel.
     
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    ErechOveraker I'm with Plowking.

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    My cousin had one of three prototypes for the hoverboards from BttF2, they were real!



    (I actually heard this basic story when I was a kid. For real.)
     
  8. QuinJester

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    He tell me?
     
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    Don't remember anyone giving me fantastical stories of TF knowledge, nothing beyond basic ignorance anyway.

    I did have a cousin who swore that Mezmeron (the ghosts' boss from the Hanna-Barbera Pac-Man cartoon) made an appearance in the original Pac-Man video game if you played far enough and 'won', however.
     
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    red00wolf insatiable collector

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    You really have to ask?!!:sly: ...of course there is no unicron with cloth wings worth 500 bucks..its more like 1500 nowadays.
     
  11. justinRODimus

    justinRODimus Well-Known Member

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    OOOOH!! sarcasm ftw!!! lol
     
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    it's really hard to find one with the cloth wings still intact.
     
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    "I have a Playstation 6. My Dad totally works for Playstation, isn't that awesome?"
    I actually heard that when I was a kid. The PS2 hadn't even come out yet.
     
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    i know i lost the wings to mine and i'm still kicking my self
     
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    DAMN HE WAS UGLY! but i do like his size wish we would get one that tall now
     
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    Man I hate it when ppl try to talk like experts on a subject you know 1000000 times more than them. They should make an idiot stick your allowed to carry around and just pop them with it until they shut up.
     
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    I have the cloth wings if anyone needs em.
     
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    I *HATE* it when people pull stupid shit like that. I...gah. Thinking about it makes me want to smash.
     
  20. Obvious Prime

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    Pffft, that's it?

    I have the G1 Unicron Lucky Draw.

    Yes, they even chromed the cloth wings.

    No you can't see it.
     

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