[meteorite-list] Darth Vader in Met Bulletin?!

From: Matt Morgan <mail_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2013 17:05:29 -0400
Message-ID: <b0f6051d-43c4-429c-9549-83c6e625cd22_at_email.android.com>


Jeff Grossman <jngrossman at gmail.com> wrote:

>I was resolved to leave that in there until somebody noticed. It has
>been at least 3-4 years. It does date to when I was testing some new
>programming, and I just let it go to see what happened. Nobody has
>said anything. Can you guess what meteorite links to it?
>On the serious side, any private collectors or dealers who currently
>have a listing in metbull, or who want one, can contact me for a link
>where you can enter more detailed contact info, like Adam has already
>done. The requirement for new entries is that one or more meteorites
>list you as the holder of the main mass or as finder, or refer to you
>the write-up.
>Here is the one Adam already filled out:
>On 7/13/2013 2:35 PM, Adam Hupe wrote:
>> I think they may be testing a new feature in the database. Jeff
>Grossman is adding some more functionality to the database like private
>collections. I was fortunate enough to be asked to help test drive
>this new feature. My only input was making it hard for spambots to get
>a hold of email addresses which Jeff took care of. I feel this will
>be a good feature since private collectors can collaborate with
>institutional entities.
>> As much as I dislike sharing information, I am taking a positive
>position on this resource.
>> Adam
>> ________________________________
>> From: Galactic Stone & Ironworks <meteoritemike at gmail.com>
>> To: Meteorite List <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>
>> Sent: Saturday, July 13, 2013 11:21 AM
>> Subject: [meteorite-list] Darth Vader in Met Bulletin?!
>> Here is something I didn't expect to see while poking around in the
>> online Met Bulletin.
>> Link -
>> Apparently Vader collects meteorites and his collection resides on
>> Imperial homeworld of Coruscant.
>> My question is, are obviously fake names accepted into the Bulletin?
>> Or is this some kind of weird inside joke?
>> Best regards,
>> MikeG
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Matt Morgan
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