how did you decide on your username

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  1. jepoy

    jepoy Supporting Member

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    It's my childhood nickname, my real name is Jeff.


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  2. kinetic

    kinetic Supporting Member

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    As a kid I loved physics, and was completely obsessed with how cool potential vs. kinetic energy was. Then it was my email address, AIM, Flickr username, etc. So it just stuck as a handle I used on reef forums too.
     
  3. enaldy

    enaldy Supporting Member

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    Easy.. my name lol...
     
  4. ashburn2k

    ashburn2k Webmaster

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    graduating art major and my art building is called washburn, so i took off the W and that became my nick, which I use everywhere else, 2k is added when someone took ashburn. but no dont call me ashburn, and no one calls me by that in real life.
     
  5. Coral reefer

    Coral reefer Past President

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    A guy called ashburn on a forum about "reefers"? Sounds suspicious to me!
     
  6. ashburn2k

    ashburn2k Webmaster

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    do tell!
     
  7. JVU

    JVU BOD

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    JVU are (sort of) my initials. Lots of friends and coworkers call me JVU, I think mostly because "John" is too common :)

    The extra " ." after the JVU was just because the system wouldn't let me use less than a 5-letter name which I thought was odd since I swear I've seen other users with short usernames. I use JVU on other sites like R2R and RC. If a site admin can change it, that would be great.
     

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