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501stCast Episode 97: August 16th, 2016: All is as the Force wills it.

Show Notes: Episode XCVII (August 16th, 2016)

Dedicated to: Colby Alexander Ramirez, SL-4324 (Star Garrison),
Rick Massa, BH-82160 (Northeast Remnant Garrison) and
Lauren Rose McCoy, SL-3106 (Dune Sea Garrison)

Hosts: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Joe (SL-12743) & Marcus (TK-14057)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • New England Garrison’s busy weekend
  • Garrison Carida troops Masonic Village Health Care Center
  • Empire City Garrison attends Great American Weekend (photos)
  • Garrison Carida supports Providence Animal Shelter (photos)
  • Garrisons attend outdoor Force Awakens screenings (July 15th photos, July 29th photos)
  • Marcus’ Star Wars Celebration recap
  • Garrison Carida troops Bloomsburg Children’s Museum (newspaper article)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Hudson Valley Renegades Star Wars Day (photos) & Pokemon Night (photos)
  • Garrison Argentina’s Operation Guadalupe (photo)
  • Imperial Sands Garrison invades San Diego Comic Con (Mama’s Kitchen celebrates 25 yrs)
  • Garrison Carida troops at Mt. Lebanon Public Library
  • Empire City Garrison attends Summer Camps
  • Garrison Carida at Replay FX (photos)
  • Colombia Outpost attends Bingo Party fundraiser (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Muddy Puddles’ Mess Fest (photos)
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison attends Library’s Star Wars costume party
  • Southern California Garrison attends 1st annual Pediatric Cancer Survivors’ Day
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison troops National Night out in Hammonton, NJ (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison invades Yankees’ 1st Star Wars Night (live video)
  • Dutch Garrison supports Stitchting Opkikker (Ewok Range)
  • Southern California Garrison troops at Hillsides Orphanage (photos)

Breaking!

  • Newest Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer breaks during recording

Shout Out

  • April 2016 Trooper of the Month: Matt Melton, TK-61700 from Georgia Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com

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501stCast Episode 96: June 30th, 2016: Keep Calm and Celebrate in London

Show Notes: Episode XCVI (June 30th, 2016)

Hosts:   Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Joe (SL-12743) & Marcus (TK-14057)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Audio Reports & Guests: Gary, TK-2739, Ginny, ID-17387 and Chris, TR-10104

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Old Line Garrison’s called-in report
  • Costa Rica Outpost Helps Ecuador Earthquake Victims
  • Garrison Carida invades Brandywine Zoo (photos1, photos2)
  • Garrison Argentina storms Argentina Comic Con
  • Costa Rica Outpost supports A House for Edesio
  • Old Line Garrison’s Round-up (full blog)
  • Empire City Garrison attends A John Williams Celebration (photos)
  • Garrison Carida troops at Solanco High School (photos, video)
  • Empire City Garrison visits Stony Brook’s Children’s Hospital
  • Garrison Carida troops Race for Adam
  • Garrison Argentina supports Operation Rodrigo
  • Empire City Garrison’s CF Walk hat-trick (Stony Brook photos)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Eternal Con
  • World Blood Drive Day with Garrison Argentina & Outpost Venezuela (photos from OV)
  • Empire City Garrison’s The Lone Vader (ABC video)
  • Midsouth Garrison troops at Weird Al’s Grand Ole Opry concert (video)
  • Southern California Garrison invades Jethawks’ Star Wars Night (Night1, Night2)
  • Star Garrison helps fulfill Ammon’s Make-A-Wish (photos)
  • Garrison Carida troops Shenango Valley Library (photos)
  • Philippine Garrison and Courageous Caitie (news article, Farewell video – get your tissues first)
  • Garrison Excelsior invades Rochester Red Wings’ Star Wars Night (Facebook Live video)
  • Midsouth Garrison invades Nashville Sounds’ Star Wars Night
  • Empire City Garrison troops Newburgh Free Library Mini-Con
  • Garrison Argentina visits Ronald McDonald House (photo)
  • Garrison Peru visits Children’s Hospital (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Puppetry Arts Family Festival
  • Terror Australis Garrison’s Knightfall Squad invaded the Orphans of Ghana Charity Ball
  • Garrison Carida’s double hitter on June 26th (Sharpsburg Festival photos, Big Brothers, Big Sisters event photos)

Upcoming Events

Shout Out

  • March 2016 Trooper of the Month: Arnel, TK-4564 from Philippine Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com

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501stCast Minicast: Know a Legion – Episode 3: Northeast Remnant Garrison

Know a Legion – Episode III: Northeast Remnant Garrison

Host: Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

Guest:  Jeffrey Nichols, TK-1454

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Welcome to our new interview series for the 501stCast called “Know a Legion”.
We hope to interview each 501st Legion unit and give you the opportunity to hear about them first hand.
This time we’ll be speaking with Northeast Remnant Garrison’s Commanding Officer. NER is in charge of New Jersey.

http://www.501stNER.com
https://www.facebook.com/501stNER
http://www.twitter.com/501st_NER

 
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501stCast Episode 95: May 27th, 2016: The Lone Vader

Show Notes: Episode XCV (May 27th, 2016)

Hosts:   Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Joe (SL-12743) & Marcus (TK-14057)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Audio Reports & Guests: Deez, CT-4945, Jamie, TI-67076 & Ron, SL-5928

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Central Garrison honors Ian at St Baldrick’s event (article)
  • Old Line Garrison’s weekly round-up for April (article w/photos)
  • German Garrison troops Fuerstenfelder Modellbautage (photos, E-Web video, Volker’s GoFundMe)
  • 501st Legion at Charity Walks
    • Garrison Carida at Autism Walk (group photo)
    • Empire City Garrison at MS Walk (group photo)
    • Garrison Carida at Autism Walk (photos)
    • Garrison Carida at Autism Walk (Facebook photos)
    • Empire City Garrison at March for Babies Walk
    • Empire City Garrison at Go the Distance Walk
    • Empire City Garrison at Great Strides Walk (photo)
    • Northeast Remnant Garrison at Autism Walk
    • Ohio Garrison at Great Strides Walk & End NF Walk
  • Empire City Garrison attends birthday party for cancer survivor (Facebook photos)
  • Empire City Garrison at Cinema Arts Centre’s Sketch Night
  • Garrison Argentina’s 2nd Training Day
  • Carolina Garrison at Fort Bragg’s Children’s Fest (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Puppetry Arts Family Festival (group photo)
  • Empire City Garrison at Peninsula Public Library (photo, video)
  • Imperial Sands Garrison at San Diego Library (photos on DropBox)
  • Old Line Garrison’s weekly round-up for May (article w/photos)
  • Star Wars Day Hospital Visits
    • Empire City Garrison visits Hassenfeld Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
    • Empire City Garrison visits Fink Children’s Center for Ambulatory Care
    • Empire City Garrison visits Tisch Inpatient Acute care Pediatrics Hospital
    • Ohio Garrison visits Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
    • MidSouth Garrison visits Monroe Carroll Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt (news video)
  • Empire City Garrison helps Cub Scouts (photos)
  • May the Fourth/Star Wars Day Troops
    • Empire City Garrison visits Westhampton Free Library
    • Garrison Carida at Cade School
    • Columbia Outpost – 4-day long celebration (photos1, photos2)
    • Empire City Garrison troops Sapphire Elementary School’s Star Wars Day event
    • Hong Kong Garrison troops unveiling of inventions (photos)
    • Empire City Garrison troops Discovery Time Square
  • Free Comic Book Day Troops
    • Empire City Garrison at Dragon’s Den, Bailey’s Comics, Fourth World Comics & Grasshopper Comics
    • Garrison Carida trooped 9 stores including Comix Connection (photos)
    • Old Line Garrison trooped several stores including The Cockeysville Library, Beyond Comics and Third Eye Comics
  • Empire City Garrison at Middle Country Public Library (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison at Screenvision Presentation (photo w/ Snap)
  • Badlands Garrison troops Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo (photos)
  • MidSouth Garrison troops at Redbirds Baseball Stadium (group photo)
  • Golden Gate Garrison troops for Wish Kid Will

Interview
Ron, SL-5928 “The Lone Vader”

Upcoming Events

Shout Out

  • New Trooper: Laurens, TI-97507 of Dutch Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com

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501stCast Minicast: Know a Legion – Episode 2: Imperial Sands Garrison

Know a Legion – Episode II: Imperial Sands Garrison

Host: Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

Guests:  Lesley Farquhar, DZ-3774 and Todd Mullin, DZ-8559

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Welcome to a new interview series for the 501stCast called “Know a Legion”.
We hope to interview each 501st Legion unit and give you the opportunity to hear about them first hand.
This time we”ll be speaking with Imperial Sands Garrison. They’re in charge of San Diego and Imperial Counties in California.

http://www.imperialsandsgarrison.com
https://www.facebook.com/ImperialSandsGarrison
https://twitter.com/ImperialSands

 
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501stCast Episode 92: February 25th, 2016: Is the armor Blue or Gold?

Show Notes: Episode XCII (February 25th, 2016)

Dedicated to:
Mason Barker, TK-9765 of United Kingdom Garrison
Dennis Bain, ID-5266 of 70th Explorers Garrison
Zac Sotman, TD-6753 of Star Garrison
and Greg Sebran, TI-24244 of Garrison Tyranus (most recently Star Garrison)

Hosts:   Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Joe (SL-12743) & Marcus (TK-14057)
Guests: Lesley Farquhar (DZ-3774) and Todd Mullin (DZ-8559)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Singapore Garrison’s Operation: Eagle’s Nest (photo)
  • Outpost Venezuela participated in the Carnaval Run (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison visit Copiague Library
  • Midsouth Garrison reports in
  • Empire City Garrison attends Library MiniCon
  • 70th Explorers Garrison reports in (photo1, photo2)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Blue & Gold Dinners (photos1, photos2)
  • Empire City Garrison attends Dream, Believe, Achieve Children’s Celebration
  • Dutch Garrison attends Orchestra concert (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison attends Library’s Star Wars Celebration (photos)
  • United Kingdom Garrison visits Lukas (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison helps induct Bob Iger during Toy of the Year Gala (photo)
  • Carolina Garrison troops Malachi’s party (GoFundMe page)

Interview Series – Know a Legion
Imperial Sands Garrison: Lesley Farquhar (DZ-3774) and Todd Mullin (DZ-8559)
Follow them on Facebook & Twitter

Upcoming Events

  • See upcoming 501st events at Roqoo Depot
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens home video release
  • May the Fourth celebrations
  • new Star Wars Lands at the Disney Parks

Shout Out

  • December 2015 Trooper of the Month Steve Welnicke, RC 10136 of Wisconsin Garrison
    • Steven Copeland — TK 81730 — Southern California Garrison
    • Tad Thayer — TB 15237 — Garrison Carida
    • Ted Moy — SL-6298 — Empire City Garrison
    • Clint ‘Mutt’ Land — SL 68888 — Midsouth Garrison
    • Kay Kuestner — TK-21876 — German Garrison
    • Esteban Sanchez Canales — TB 21055 — Spanish Garrison
    • Randy Herman — CC 2127 — Florida Garrison
    • Joel Hamm — TK-8706 — Dune Sea Garrison
    • Kevin Chamberlain — SL 4035 — Redback Garrison
    • Dawn Bright — SL-13377 — Southern California Garrison
    • Sam Newcomer — TK – 54548 — Southern California Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Minicast: Know a Legion – Episode 1: Outer Rim Garrison

Know a Legion – Episode I: Outer Rim Garrison

Host: Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

Guests:  Terry Chui, TD-2886

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Welcome to a new interview series for the 501stCast called “Know a Legion”.
We hope to interview each 501st Legion unit and give you the opportunity to hear about them first hand.
For our first interview we’ll be speaking with Outer Rim Garrison, the 501st Legion unit for British Columbia, Canada

http://outerrimgarrison.com/
https://www.facebook.com/OuterRimSquad/
https://twitter.com/outerrim501st

 
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501stCast Episode 91: January 21st, 2016: The Jakku Experience

Dedicated to:
Justin Manning, ID-6872 from New England Garrison

Show Notes: Episode XCI (January 21st, 2016)

Hosts:   Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) & Joe (SL-12743)
Guest: Terry Chui (TD-2886)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Empire City Garrison troops School with Jack Wang (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison visits Police Precinct holiday party (Detention photo, Santa photo)
  • Reports from Bast Alpha Garrison- CASA Fundraiser & Christmas Festival Parade
  • Troopers send in your mission reports to podcast@501st.com, call our hotline at 828-419-0501 or post to our Facebook page.
  • Empire City Garrison invades Barclay’s Center (Harlem Globetrotters)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Toys of Hope Party
  • Empire City Garrison sends Lone Vader to Intrepid Museum’s Open House
  • The Force Awakens Premiere
  • Southern California Garrison helps Stuff a Bus with toys
  • Outpost Venezuela’s Hospital vist (photo)
  • Mountain Garrison spends Christmas Eve at Ronald McDonald House
  • Bast Alpha Garrison invades Wizard World New Orleans
  • Ohio Garrison appears at Star Wars Day
  • Empire City Garrison & Florida Garrison’s Hospital Visits
  • Central Garrison presents “Stormtrooper” bionic arm (article)
  • FLG’s Makaze Squad travels to California to present Sean with Honorary Membership (Sean’s Troopers Facebook page)
  • Outpost Croatia’s first Hospital Visit

Interview Series – Know a Legion
Outer Rim Garrison – Terry Chui, TD-2886
Follow them on Facebook & Twitter

Upcoming Events

  • Imperial Sands Garrison to appear at special Return of the Jedi screening
  • Imperial Sands Garrison to invade annual Air Show in El Centro
  • Star Wars Celebration Europe III – July 15th-17th (Member Link, Ticket Link)
  • See upcoming 501st events at Roqoo Depot

Shout Out

  • November 2015 Trooper of the Month Jen Belgin, ID-5361 from Georgia Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Minicast: January 5th 2016: Meet Verona Blue, female Stormtrooper in TFA

Host: Joe Mignano, SL-12743 and Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

GuestsVerona Blue, BH-418

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Listen in as Joe & Nicky chat with the voice and 501st Legion member behind the first female Stormtrooper (besides Phasma) in the Star Wars films.

 
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501stCast Episode 88: June 30th, 2015: But I Would Walk 501 Miles…

Dedicated to:
Royd Leeman, TK-11132 of Dutch Garrison
Lance Moore, TK-31088 of Georgia Garrison
Janice Decker, ID-5259 of MidSouth Garrison
and Scott Boynton, TD-78947 of Star Garrison

Show Notes: Episode LXXXVIII (June 30th, 2015)

Hosts:  Scott Allen (SL-9854), Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) and  Ed Cook (TI-5335)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Star Wars Celebration Anaheim
  • International Star Wars Day – May the Fourth
  • Weird Al’s Mandatory Tour (video – 70th Explores Garrison, video – Midsouth Garrison)
  • Walt Disney World’s Star Wars Weekends at Hollywood Studios
  • Great Lakes Garrison troops Motor City Comic Con (photos)
  • Russian Outpost storms Comic Con Saint Petersburg (photos)
  • Ohio Garrison at Star Wars Birthday Party
  • World Blood Drive Day
    • New England Garrison
    • Spanish Garrison
    • Terror Australis Garrison
  • Empire City Garrison troops Eternal Con
  • Matthew Tillyer gets his Pilot Wings (Facebook page, Huffington Post article, io9 article)
  • Empire City Garrison at the One Man Star Wars Show (photos)
  • United Kingdom Garrison’s TK-3440 climbs Ben Nevis (donation page)
  • Summer Reading Kick-Off with Empire City Garrison (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison troops at West Point (video)
  • Florida Garrison invades All Children’s Hospital (news article)

Upcoming Events

  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Episode 86: October 27th, 2014: How much is passage to the Alderaan system?

Dedicated to: Scott “Cajunwolfe” Smith, IC-42167 of the 501st Legion’s Bast Alpha Garrison

Show Notes: Episode LXXXVI (October 27th, 2014)

Hosts:  Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) and Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Great Lakes Garrison troops Detroit Tigers Star Wars Night (group photo)
  • Rancho Obi-Wan’s 2nd Annual Fundraiser (article1, article2)
  • Star Wars Rebels screenings (GLG group photo)
  • Costa Rica Outpost and Outpost Venezuela walks for Breast Cancer research (Costa Rica event photo)
  • Empire City Garrison attends Walk Now for Autism (photo1, photo2, photo3, photo4)
  • Battle Pod Arcade Game debut in NYC (photo, SW.com article)
  • Star Wars Reads Day (ECG photos1, ECG photos2)
  • United Kingdom Garrison at the Golden Brickies (photos1, tweetpic)
  • New York Comic Con (March photo, B-a-T photo, booth photo)
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (photos, Facebook page)
  • Cincinnati Comic Expo (group photo)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Cystic Fibrosis Fundraiser (photos)
  • Russian Comic Con (photo)
  • Timberline Garrison troops Tree City Comic Con (photos)
  • Belgian Garrison exhibits at F.A.C.T.S. (photos)
  • Belgian Garrison appears at Brick Planet grand opening (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison visits Children’s Hospital (photo)

Upcoming Events

Shout Out

  • Thomas Gardner, TK-5940 of Carolina Garrison! He is Legion Trooper of the Month for June 2014.
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Episode 85: September 30th, 2014: Star S’Mores!

Dedicated to: Barbara Pallor (TI-1729) of the 501st Legion’s Austrian Garrison

Show Notes: Episode LXXXV (September 30th, 2014)

Hosts:  Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Scott Allen (SL-9854) and Ed Cook (TI-5335)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Recent News

  • Star S’Mores!
  • Send your suggestions for topics to podcast@501st.com, call our hotline at 828-419-0501 or post to our Facebook page.

Mission Reports

  • Northeast Remnant Garrison member sweeps 5km race
  • Mountain Garrison troops inaugural Colorado Rockies Star Wars Night
  • Belgian Garrison visits Fyxxilab’s Open Day (photos)
  • Empire City Garrison’s library visits (photos1, photos2)
  • Empire City Garrison troops at Subway’s birthday bash (article/photos)
  • Canadian Garrison rocked Fan Expo Toronto (video tour, GlobalTV video)
  • Alpine Garrison trooped Salt Lake Comic Con (news video)
  • Empire City Garrison attended the 106th Rescue Wing’s Family Fun Day (photos)
  • Central Garrison visits the Autism Center of Nebraska (photo)
  • Carolina Garrison trooper Florence Comic Con (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison stormed LEGOLand (photos)
  • Carolina Garrison helps Rebel Base celebrate 20 years (photos)
  • Garrison Excelsior guards the Darth Vader balloon (photos)
  • New England Garrison welcomes new member – TI-77400 (article1, article2)

Upcoming Events

  • Star Wars Rebels Screenings
  • Star Wars Reads Day – October 11th (DK website)
  • ZooBoos
  • Celebration VII news: 501st Legion Bash tickets on sale (members only link)
  • See upcoming 501st events at Roqoo Depot

Shout Out

  • Kenny Lim, TK-86421 of Singapore Garrison! He is Legion Trooper of the Month for May 2014.
  • Keith, IC-11878 of New England Garrison supports Be Like Brit Orphanage in Haiti.
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Minicast: April 17th 2014: The Galactic Academy – judge us by our size do not

Host: Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

GuestsAlbin Johnson, TK-210 and William Tatsch, ID-9076

Post-Production: Scott Allen, SL-9854

Listen in as I chat with Leaders from The Galactic Academy – the international Star Wars costuming club for kids!

Discussion highlights:

The Galactic Academy website and Facebook page

Email – info@galactic-academy.com

Blog on StarWars.com

Campuses on Facebook and their emails:

Events page

Coming Soon – kid sized costuming resources

Anti-Bullying Initiative

Where to get your Galactic Academy patches – http://www.galactic-academy.com/faq.html#patches

Look for a big Galactic Academy presence at Celebration: Anaheim

Send in your suggestions for future interviews to podcast@501st.com

 
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501stCast Episode 81: April 14th, 2014: The Emperor & Laddie Show

Dedicated to: Heidi Nicole Peterson, TI-1938 from Old Line Garrison

Show Notes: Episode LXXXI (April 14th, 2014)

Hosts:  Nicky Blum (DZ-8397), Scott Allen (SL-9854) and Ed Cook (TI-5335)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Contributor: Aaron Sharp (TK-3989)

Guests: Alan Ladd, Jr., Albin Johnson and William Tatsch, Matthew Brown, TK-59090, The Emperor

Post-Production: Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Singapore Garrison troops with Singapore Symphony Orchestra (photos, video)
  • Great Lakes Garrison at Grand Rapids Griffins annual Star Wars Night (photos)
  • Georgia Garrison walks the Heroes for Heroes Walk (photo)
  • Carolina Garrison supports Texas Roadhouse’s Kid’s Night (photos)
  • Garrison Titan troops Emerald City Comicon (photos by Danny Ngan)
  • Empire City Garrison visits South Huntington Library (photos1, photos2)
  • Costa Rica Outpost celebrates 7th anniversary by trooping Hospital (photo)
  • Star Wars Day at California’s LEGOland
  • Autism Walks
    • Bast Alpha Garrison deployed to Autism Walk & Family Fun Day (photos)
    • Mexican Garrison attends Autism Walk (photo)
  • Redback Garrison troops Supanova in Queensland (Smart Pups, Rockband video)
  • Pacific Outpost troops Kawaii Kon
  • Hong Kong Garrison troops Aberdeen premiere (interview, photo1, photo2)

Interview with Alan Ladd Jr.

Alan Ladd Jr. Documentary “Laddie” Kickstarter Page

Upcoming Events

Interview with The Galactic Academy

Listen to the full mini-cast here.

Shout Out

  • Jason Boyd, TD-5945, from Carolina Garrison! He is Legion Trooper of the Month for January 2014.
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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501stCast Episode 79: February 12th, 2014: There’s Good Dirt at the Sandcrawler

Dedicated to:
Chris Skiles, SL-93620 of Star Garrison and Craig ‘The Sniper’ Budge, BH-7622 from Redback Garrison

Show Notes: Episode LXXIX (February 12th, 2014)

Hosts:  Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) and Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) and Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Guests: Jimmy Mac McInerney, Rebel Force Radio

Post-Production: Scott Allen (SL-9854)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Garrison Carida hosts Droid Hunt at Steel City Con
  • Mexican Garrison visits Children’s Hospital on Christmas Day
  • Singapore Garrison’s first visit to a Children’s Hospital (photos)
  • Capital City Garrison’s Year in Review
  • Mythbusters Star Wars Special
  • Star Garrison fundraises at Space City Con
  • Santa Cruz Skateboards Star Wars launch (photo)
  • Singapore Garrison helps open Sandcrawler building (photos1, photos2)
  • 70th Explorers celebrates Star Wars fan’s 40th Birthday
  • Cloud City Garrison fundraises at Wizard World Portland
  • Russian Outpost storms GeekPicnic (Gift of Life charity, Facebook photos)
  • Japanese Garrison hosts multi-garrison Blood/Bone Marrow Drive
  • Empire City Garrison troopers help with Rebels Coffee Cart promotion (photo)
  • Golden Gate Garrison on Lunar New Year commercial
  • Golden Gate Garrison at Salina Valley Comic Con (news video)
  • Blast-A-Trooper Wizard World New Orleans helps Star Wars Fan Dylan
  • Philippine Outpost get to hang with Jay Laga’aia

Interview
Jimmy Mac McInerney, Rebel Force Radio

Upcoming Events

  • Empire City Garrison’s annual invasion of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
  • Cub Scout Blue & Gold Banquets (magazine article)
  • Walking in Los Angeles
    • MDA Muscle Walk
    • Komen Race for the Cure
  • Southern California Garrison at LEGOlands Star Wars Weekend
  • Wedding Bells ring for Star Garrison at All Con
  • Midsouth Garrison storms Lexington Comic Con
  • See upcoming 501st events at Roqoo Depot

Shout Out

  • Dexter L. Enriquez, TC-4115 of Philippine Outpost! He is Legion Trooper of the Month for November 2013.
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to podcast@501st.com


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