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We have a hallway in our apartment we would like to convert into the Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding 1994 museum.
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Matt and Viviana recently moved into a two bedroom apartment together. They're really great friends. 

The apartment has a really long hallway instead of a living room but it's a great location and was also the first and only place they looked at.

Future Museum Site
Future Museum Site

A couple weeks after moving in they watched that documentary about Tonya Harding on Netflix (it's really good you should watch it).

They realized their hallway would be the perfect place to house a museum dedicated to the 1994 American incident and the response. They were honestly pretty shocked there wasn't one already. 

Part of the museum team's research has been the realization that everyone is either a Tonya or a Nancy (if you're thinking about it, you're a Tonya. This of course is made more confusing by the fact that if you immediately thought you were a Nancy, you are most definitely a Tonya. The only real way to be a Nancy is to have very long lines in your body. If you thought you were an Oksana Baiul, well, aren't you just perfect, WE SEE RIGHT THROUGH YOU). 

They want to blow up pictures really big and hang them up in the hall. Their favorite pictures are ones that have Nancy and Tonya together. Tonya is always looking at Nancy out of the corner of her eye.

Side Eye
Side Eye

Did you know Nancy wore the same dress she was attacked in during Olympics practice? 

Pretty hardcore.

We really relate to this.
We really relate to this.

Their funding goal is $75 which will be used in the creation of exhibitions, including but not limited to the enlargement of historical documents (Tonya and Nancy pix). If there is enough interest Matt and Viviana can begin acquiring artifacts, facilitate more public access, and curate grander exhibits. This includes people's crafting projects, wax figures, historical reenactments and other Tonya and Nancy related creations which can be deemed part of the cultural response to this event and therefore added to the museum's collection.

Matt works at a Museum and Viviana is a really positive person so this feels like a pretty natural transition. 

If they raise a ton of money Matt and Viviana will quit their jobs for a year and dedicate themselves to the museum including more research and the possibility of a touring exhibition where they'll go to wherever Tonya lives and buy her a really nice dinner.

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If we don't make the hallway into the Tonya Harding Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum we feel like it will be wasted space.

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    The Scott Hamilton

    We will write your name down in a notebook under the title "Friend of the Museum". The notebook will be available for perusal at the museum if someone wanted to look through it although I can't imagine why that would be interesting. If you would prefer to maintain your privacy then Matt and Viviana will just whisper your name once followed by the words, "thank you."

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    The Michelle Kwan

    Same as Scott Hamilton but we will send you a picture of your name in the book or of Matt and Viviana whispering your name. We can email you said photo or we can tweet it at you please specify preference.

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    Kristi Yamaguchi Package

    All of the above PLUS you get access to our guided video tour of museum where the chief curators (Matt and Viviana) will walk you through the hallway and show you pictures of Tonya and Nancy with facts and theories.

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    The "No Comment"

    Everything above, access to the video and your name in the friends of museum book, you also get a button (either teamtonya or team nancy) and a handwritten thank you letter from Matt and Viviana.

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    Connie Chung Package

    All of the above plus Matt and Viviana will call you at a scheduled time and we can talk about Tonya and Nancy or really anything you want to talk about. We've been watching a lot of Empire on Hulu, we would love to talk about that.

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    Oksana Baiul Package

    Rewards 1-4 but instead of a phone call we can video chat about stuff but you have to be wearing clothes.

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    The Triple Axel

    Get an Official Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum T-shirt!

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    Nancy Kerrigan Package

    30 minute pass to the Museum for 2!

    Plus the t-shirt!

    Includes 2 diet cokes (8oz) and a personal guided tour by Matt and Viviana.

    Since the Museum is in our apartment we can't just let anyone from the internet upstairs unless you pay us $75.00 and give us your real last name so we can tell Viviana's sister your information in case you try anything weird.

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    The Brian Boitano Package

    START YOUR OWN #THNK1994 MUSEUM!
    We give you a starter kit to get your own museum running! All you need is a hallway in your apartment (not included) we send you some blown up pix of Tonya and Nancy, 2 tshirts, several buttons and our handy museum starter guide written by Matt and Viviana! You must obtain your own artifacts and get to set your own suggested donation when letting your friends come in.

    *Matt and Viviana are not liable for what happens if you let strangers into your apartment, they are experts at this and it should not be tried at home.

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    Tonya Harding Package

    30 minute pass to the Museum.
    Guided Tour for two.
    2 12 oz diet cokes
    Post tour afternoon tea service in the museums restaurant (our kitchen/living room). Matt and Viviana will sit and have tea with you unless you prefer to sit alone then we'll just look at you from across the room.

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    The Lillehammer

    GET MARRIED IN THE MUSEUM!

    Matt and Viviana will become ordained online and officiate your wedding in the hallway. You can bring up to 8 guests. Includes t-shirts for entire party, 4 2-liters of diet coke and 1 tray of museum baked cookies.

    Plz don't have sex in our bathroom choose a higher tier reward if that is your goal.

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    Olympic Silver Medal Package

    Spend the weekend in the Museum! You'll get a guided tour of the Museum. Unlimited supply (up to a 12 pack) of diet coke. High Tea for up to 4. An entire weekend in the two bedroom apartment located in prime Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Matt and Viviana will find somewhere else to sleep. Don't go through our things but if you do, I mean, you paid $3000 we won't be too mad.

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    Olympic Gold Medal Package

    A weekend in the Museum. Guided tour. 24 pack of Diet coke. High tea service for 4. Permission to go through all of our things. A big party at a venue with cupcakes and a DJ following a TED talk about Tonya and Nancy given by the chief curators of the museum (Matt and Viviana).

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