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Old 08-29-2002, 02:48 PM   #16
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yes I am very uncreative. I couldn't come up with anything so I just used my real name. I still can't think of anything cool. Maybe someday I can just be known as the artist formerly known as Kari. Because I am an artist, get it Okay so I'm a little lame I really can't help it! REEEEAAAALLLLLYYY!
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Old 08-29-2002, 03:07 PM   #17
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well......im just sorta obsessed with Paul Newman, one of my fave films of his is Cool Hand Luke, my name is Laura...so there you go!
(plus, i didnt think id be allowed on the forum if i called myself The Hustler!!!)

ps-Kari is a cool name!!
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Old 08-29-2002, 04:27 PM   #18
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It was just meant to be! I didn't choose it, it chose me!
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Old 08-29-2002, 04:38 PM   #19
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My friends and I used to watch a lot of Mafia movies. And you know how there's usually some guy named Tiny or Tony two-toes...Well, one day we decided to give ourselves some mafia names.

Jimmy daa fish was mine so I decided to stick with it.
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Old 08-29-2002, 05:10 PM   #20
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i first came up with this when i was registering at duranduran.com's message board. i wanted to pick a girly name (cuz i went by poptart before and everyone thought i was a guy) so i was looking at their song titles...i didn't like a lot of the names, they were like marlene and stuff. so i came across the song title khanada, and i thought that would work.

of course, someone had already registered khanada. so i decided to make it a full name, and use one of the band members' last names. john's my favourite member, but: a. KhanadaTaylor didn't sound right, b. he wasn't in the band at the time. so i took my favourite member who was still in the band, and voila! KhanadaRhodes.

it sounds like i put a lot of thought into it but believe me, i didn't.
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Old 08-29-2002, 05:23 PM   #21
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When I first registered with AOL years ago I wanted to be Bratina because that's what my mom would call me from time to time (that was the name of a really rotten girl on the "Pound Puppies" cartoon) but for whatever reason I couldn't use that name. Up pops this list of suggested names and one of them is dsmith2904 (first letter of my first name and my last name) so I picked it. When I left AOL I decided to keep the same screename so friends and family wouldn't have to remember a completely new address, just a new server. Since then, whenever I need a screename for something, I end up using dsmith2904 because it's really easy for me to remember and I haven't been able to come up with anything better.
I have gotten LMs from people asking if that's my birthday (April 29), but no, I was just the 2,904th dsmith to sign on to AOL.
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Old 08-29-2002, 05:23 PM   #22
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Larry's my favorite, I love Pop (shhhhhhh), and I have a fascination with angels.

God my name is too long.
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Old 08-29-2002, 05:27 PM   #23
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College nickname from 10 years ago - it has stuck.

Even people I do not know very well call me OUIZY
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Old 08-29-2002, 06:01 PM   #24
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I wanted a name from a U2 song, and Wanderer was already taken, I'd never heard Salome before (and still haven't *gasp!*), didn't particularly want Gloria as my nick , so I went with Diemen (yes that's Diemen, not Dieman ).
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Old 08-29-2002, 07:00 PM   #25
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Originally posted by FallingStar

Yes. These are both my girlie!!! I hope my mullet doesn't bother you when I hug you, girlie.

Falling Star - it's an often used phrase in U2 songs. The Fly, One Tree Hill, ...... plus I love that name!

aaaaaaaaaaaw i feel loved girlie


WOah i havent seen the mullet


*checks pms*
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Old 08-29-2002, 09:01 PM   #26
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told this one before...but when has that stopped me

On the day I registered at grantham's room all the U2-related handles I submitted were already taken by someone else. It was getting a bit frustrating with precious time ticking away.
So I just setteled on cassowary.
It soon became shortened to cass.
And it is the only handle I have ever used....I wonder why?

Of course there is a story as to why I chose cassowary....but it's a long one. Cassowary are birds and keystone species in the rainforest. I was very concerned about their future at the time. I also thought Cass O'Wary had a certain Irish lilt to it.
I have been wanting a new U2 related handle for some time, just been hard to find one.

PS: If any Irish people read this, may I apologise now. We have just appointed our new ambassador to Ireland...it wasn't me...I didn't vote for them!!!
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Old 08-29-2002, 09:34 PM   #27
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steve lillywhite = producer

lilly - white = lilly

lilly = mah name here


i wanted something that would denote that i am a female, and something that people wouldn't feel the need to shorten all the time. and now, the name has caught on. SO many people call me lilly.
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Old 08-29-2002, 11:06 PM   #28
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my name is dumb

Well, when I first discovered interference I was just learning about the wonder that is U2, including their giant mirrorball lemon. I thought it was pretty funny so picked it as my name. Had I known how much time I would be spending here I would've picked something that wasn't so dumb and that at least indicated my gender. But at least I still love Pop and the lemon.
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Old 08-30-2002, 12:01 AM   #29
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I won't go in to the story of how I started being called Ali.....

But my middle name is Rose So I just put the two together one day out of nowhere. It just had a nice ring.

This was actually BEFORE i became a member of interference, So when i joined it just seemed logical to keep it. I even signed Elvis's wall with my username!!!

this is Elvis laughing. Does anyone else notice that he has Elvis's hair?????

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I'd never heard Salome before (and still haven't *gasp!*),
something MUST be done to remedy this......
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Old 08-30-2002, 07:28 AM   #30
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crys It's christiAna, christiAna, christiAna. Not christina, understand?

<==That's my name. Not really creative...
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