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karlrschneider Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-03-06 12:18 AM
Response to Reply #30
33. Nyet problemski! I was just curious.
I use an alias myself sometimes, like when I call up KC Center or TUL RAPCON. :D

haha
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  -Why do so many DUers use aliases/ pseudonyms? karlrschneider  Sep-02-06 11:36 PM   #0 
  - Other: real names are for L4|VI3r5.  skids   Sep-02-06 11:39 PM   #1 
  - Oooookay..................?  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:41 PM   #3 
  - This should help.  skids   Sep-02-06 11:45 PM   #11 
     - My photo has been in the DU gallery for 3 years.  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:51 PM   #19 
        - And there you have your answer...  skids   Sep-03-06 12:02 AM   #25 
           - Well, I guess I don't see exactly why -both- would be needed.  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:13 AM   #31 
           - Handles, yep.  skids   Sep-03-06 01:20 AM   #55 
           - Precisely my way of looking at it! eom  hyphenate   Sep-03-06 05:04 AM   #65 
           - old usenet user is also my excuse - I miss the overnight downloads!  papau   Sep-03-06 07:51 AM   #71 
  - eh, nobody calls anyone that anymore.  gkdmaths   Sep-02-06 11:47 PM   #13 
  - I use tavalon because I use it everywhere  tavalon   Sep-02-06 11:40 PM   #2 
  - Fair enough, but I still wonder why ?  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:42 PM   #6 
  - Because my real name just isnt very interesting  WatchWhatISay   Sep-02-06 11:41 PM   #4 
  - I really am Salvor Hardin. Why won't anyone believe me!?  salvorhardin   Sep-02-06 11:42 PM   # 
  - My approach also.  Taxloss   Sep-03-06 12:25 PM   #98 
  - Your right we should never be allow to vote Anonymously  bahrbearian   Sep-02-06 11:42 PM   #5 
  - Actually, I think your sarcasm is close to misplaced. Often i've thought  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:45 PM   #10 
     - Sometimes I think that would be right .. but many people would be  bahrbearian   Sep-02-06 11:50 PM   #17 
     - You want an opposition party member voting against a possibly  kestrel91316   Sep-03-06 12:49 AM   #47 
     - Public vote can generate reprisals if you vote "wrong", or be sold.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Sep-03-06 02:27 AM   #61 
     - Oh boy  LostinVA   Sep-03-06 08:09 AM   #73 
  - It's a public forum...?  MrPrax   Sep-02-06 11:43 PM   #7 
  - Fair point, but if you're just out in public, you aren't putting your  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:49 PM   #15 
     - Not semi...  MrPrax   Sep-03-06 09:23 AM   #78 
  - I'm wanted by the French Foreign Legion for past dues.  pinto   Sep-02-06 11:44 PM   #8 
  - You too???  Taoschick   Sep-02-06 11:47 PM   #12 
  - Well, they still owe me back wages. Maybe we can zero it out  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:50 PM   #16 
  - I have this black falcon figurine, though.  pinto   Sep-02-06 11:55 PM   #22 
     - The Governer General of Malta is still looking for you.  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:03 AM   #27 
        - Give him my best, won't you? Tell him I got detained.  pinto   Sep-03-06 12:17 AM   #32 
           - He wants to hear it from Sam Spade.  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:20 AM   #34 
              - Pity, that. Maybe we'll meet up the next war. Or the next.  pinto   Sep-03-06 12:29 AM   #37 
  - Why be a peon when I can be king?  sofa king   Sep-02-06 11:44 PM   #9 
  - I live in a small community.  Straight Shooter   Sep-02-06 11:49 PM   #14 
  - I understand. I live in a VERY small and very RED community.  karlrschneider   Sep-02-06 11:59 PM   #23 
  - Back in the day ...  RoyGBiv   Sep-02-06 11:50 PM   #18 
  - I remember the "My Name Is' thread well. I'm going to post a link to it  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:35 AM   #41 
  - Hello, my name is Lisa. I would've answered your question about  tnlefty   Sep-02-06 11:52 PM   #20 
  - Haha...well, Hi there, Lisa. Is there really a Ooltewah?  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:06 AM   #29 
     - Yes there is. Ronald Reagan fucked up the pronounciation in a visit that  tnlefty   Sep-03-06 12:29 AM   #38 
        - I used to work for a secret government agency. !!1!1!!  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:39 AM   #42 
           - Good for you!!! There are at least 3 other women bearing my name in  tnlefty   Sep-03-06 12:51 AM   #49 
  - Because it's just like summer camp all year long!  ClassWarrior   Sep-02-06 11:54 PM   #21 
  - Other: Project X n/t  rucky   Sep-03-06 12:00 AM   #24 
  - SSSShhhhh!!  skids   Sep-03-06 12:05 AM   #28 
  - Because I'm a quiet and suspicious loner.  cigsandcoffee   Sep-03-06 12:02 AM   #26 
  - ..because it's the handle I use everywhere.  MercutioATC   Sep-03-06 12:13 AM   #30 
  - Nyet problemski! I was just curious.  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:18 AM   #33 
     - I'm really mysterious. I call myself "HL".  MercutioATC   Sep-03-06 12:34 AM   #40 
  - Other: My real name is not very common, and I do not want  SeattleGirl   Sep-03-06 12:22 AM   #35 
  - It's my nickname. I could have used  alfredo   Sep-03-06 12:23 AM   #36 
  - My mother and father (Macadamia and Brazil) named me Tahiti.  TahitiNut   Sep-03-06 12:30 AM   #39 
  - Be glad they didn't name you Coco  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:42 AM   #44 
  - That's my half-sister who lives in Atlanta.  TahitiNut   Sep-03-06 10:50 AM   #88 
  - I have nutty parents too, you just have to work through it...  Mr_Jefferson_24   Sep-03-06 01:19 AM   #53 
  - Some of my customers are rabid RW's  zalinda   Sep-03-06 12:39 AM   #43 
  - I understand.  karlrschneider   Sep-03-06 12:46 AM   #46 
  - A couple of reasons come to mind:  petronius   Sep-03-06 12:44 AM   #45 
  - I think anyone could easily find me with my DU name  blonndee   Sep-03-06 12:51 AM   #48 
  - Because I'm paranoid - nt  Nabia2004   Sep-03-06 12:52 AM   #50 
  - Because at one time I didn't believe in using aliases  Horse with no Name   Sep-03-06 12:54 AM   #51 
  - You are overlooking the fact many have been "tombstoned" and have to  LaPera   Sep-03-06 01:14 AM   #52 
  - This is my real name!  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Sep-03-06 01:19 AM   #54 
  - Force of habit...  Shipwack   Sep-03-06 01:26 AM   #56 
  - Kind of half didn't think about it, half did  magellan   Sep-03-06 01:35 AM   #57 
  - First, I wanted to use a nickname with some meaning...  Solon   Sep-03-06 01:56 AM   #58 
  - Other -- I use part of my real name  Armstead   Sep-03-06 02:01 AM   #59 
  - It just seems like the "internet" thing to do  LittleClarkie   Sep-03-06 02:05 AM   #60 
  - Cause The Straight Story says more about me than my name (nt)  The Straight Story   Sep-03-06 02:45 AM   #62 
  - My birth name never meant anything to me.  Kailassa   Sep-03-06 03:17 AM   #63 
  - No real reason  hyphenate   Sep-03-06 05:03 AM   #64 
  - madokie describes me to a tee at this point in life  madokie   Sep-03-06 06:39 AM   #66 
  - Because it's cool ,I didn't get to name myself in 57' I like my name..  orpupilofnature57   Sep-03-06 06:54 AM   #67 
  - Because it is universal on the net. For most of the reasons above.  applegrove   Sep-03-06 06:57 AM   #68 
  - To make it harder for Agent Mike to find me. nt  Vinca   Sep-03-06 07:03 AM   #69 
  - I was stalked by a bunch of rightwingnuts from one forum to another.....  BlackVelvet04   Sep-03-06 07:48 AM   #70 
  - Because...  Hubert Flottz   Sep-03-06 08:06 AM   #72 
  - Posters have been fired for posting on DU, when their real names have  LostinVA   Sep-03-06 08:12 AM   #74 
  - Ladies love my handle...  Omphaloskepsis   Sep-03-06 08:19 AM   #75 
  - Customisation of self.  TheMadMonk   Sep-03-06 08:48 AM   #76 
  - Eight years ago, on a newgroup, I did use my real name.  OldSiouxWarrior   Sep-03-06 08:59 AM   #77 
  - I'm also:  OxQQme   Sep-03-06 09:43 AM   #82 
  - i use my name on some boards, dont on others, generally political  seabeyond   Sep-03-06 09:27 AM   #79 
  - Because the internets are a playground and a haven  neebob   Sep-03-06 09:32 AM   #80 
  - My Name Is Thom, I Live In West Virginia. What's To Hide?  ThomWV   Sep-03-06 09:35 AM   #81 
  - You wouldn't believe it's me anyway.  WA98296   Sep-03-06 09:44 AM   #83 
  - This is the name I'm known by  TimeChaser   Sep-03-06 10:03 AM   #84 
  - What's the point? I'm a stranger.  otherlander   Sep-03-06 10:20 AM   #85 
  - longstanding internet custom?  datasuspect   Sep-03-06 10:21 AM   #86 
  - That was my first thought ...  etherealtruth   Sep-03-06 10:57 AM   #91 
     - from early message board days  datasuspect   Sep-03-06 11:02 AM   #93 
  - because they're not fools  mtnsnake   Sep-03-06 10:23 AM   #87 
  - I only use my real name because I never thought of a cool UserName.  dicksteele   Sep-03-06 10:55 AM   #89 
  - Most of the talk here is about a very large crime family  DemonFighterLives   Sep-03-06 10:56 AM   #90 
  - Is there any hope that ideas can be considered for themselves  treestar   Sep-03-06 11:00 AM   #92 
  - Hi, Agent Mike!  Zorra   Sep-03-06 11:07 AM   #94 
  - Control, mostly.  davsand   Sep-03-06 11:32 AM   #95 
  - Personal security  El Fuego   Sep-03-06 11:42 AM   #96 
  - So I can cuss whenever the situation warrants it,  TheGoldenRule   Sep-03-06 11:43 AM   #97 
 

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