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Topic: Felt Computer Plushie, Complete with Back Story!  (Read 1828 times)
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« on: November 16, 2006 03:09:06 PM »

My boyfriend's 30th birthday is Sunday, and he insisted that he didn't want a party, or presents, or any fuss.   (le sigh)  Anyway, I wanted to get him something small in addition to taking him & his brother, visiting from out of state, out to this cool older theater for a B movie marathon.  Two things you gotta know about him -- he is truly hard to buy for and he is a total goofball.  You know how the Aqua Teen Hunger Force is a group of crime-fighting fast food?  He decided there should be a group like that for computer science (he's a CS professor), to attract more people to the field, so he came up with the Happy Time Computer Gang, which consists of computer components who dance, sing, and have a great time, with the monitor being the ringleader.   Roll Eyes boys. 

So I had to tell you guys all that for this guy to make sense.  This is the monitor, the leader of the Happy Time Computer Gang, who has yet to be named:

Here's a side view...not that there is much to see, except his teeny arms made of pipe cleaners. 

He's so basic that he barely looks like anything, but I was pleased that I came up with a unique gift that I really think he will enjoy.  His students will probably have a few laughs over it too!   Grin


« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2006 05:08:40 PM »

OMG, that is so funny.  I saw the little moniter and thought \"That reminds me of Meatwad from Aqua Teen Hunger Force for some reason\" before I even read your post!!  It is really cute!

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« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2006 05:11:31 PM »

i think it would be so cute with a little keyboard or mouse or something.

that's a really great idea!!  i love it

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« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2006 02:18:52 PM »

thats insanely cute Smiley i hope he likes it! well. who COULDNT like a cuddly computer?!

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« Reply #4 on: November 17, 2006 06:12:30 PM »

thanks everyone!!  Cheesy  i based his eyes/smile on meatwad, so you were totally right fizzle (omg, your name now makes me think of "the drizzle"!!)

i couldn't resist & gave it to him today instead of sunday.  he did love it!!  i'm lucky to have a guy that appreciates handmade vs. store bought  Kiss

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