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Originally Posted by WeakLeftHand
My username is self-explanatory and is my nemesis. I only use it on this piano forum, where people would understand.


Gotta play with the R hand tied behind your back for a few weeks! LOL


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Originally Posted by WeakLeftHand
My username is self-explanatory and is my nemesis. I only use it on this piano forum, where people would understand.


Gotta play with the R hand tied behind your back for a few weeks! LOL


Yes, until my left hand catches up to my right, at which time I will change my username to MyHandsAreFinallyBalancedOMG!


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My profession and my gender. But now the designation is cpa/ca - I’m too lazy to change it lol. The name, not the designation laugh

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My best dog ever was named "Bear". Complicated stuff!!


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Originally Posted by cagal
My profession and my gender. But now the designation is cpa/ca - I’m too lazy to change it lol. The name, not the designation laugh

Not the gender? JK. You don’t want to be called calgal - looks too much like callgirl. LOL. Welcome to the thread!


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Originally Posted by Beardog
My best dog ever was named "Bear". Complicated stuff!!

Best. Dog. Ever! What kind of dog ?
I can’t choose between mine.


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My best dog ever was named "Bear". Complicated stuff!!

Best. Dog. Ever! What kind of dog ?
I can’t choose between mine.


He was a Staffordshire Terrier. We got him at the local kill shelter when he was about a year old, and thought he was a golden lab mix of some sort! Turned out he was 100% Staffordshire, which is basically the English breed that slowly morphed into the American Pit Bull Terrier on this side of the big pond. You can never judge a book by its cover!


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My username is a combination of my surname and my nickname.
It is just so simple, really.
I use it across forums.

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My profession and my gender. But now the designation is cpa/ca - I’m too lazy to change it lol. The name, not the designation laugh

Not the gender? JK. You don’t want to be called calgal - looks too much like callgirl. LOL. Welcome to the thread!

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Originally Posted by cagal
My profession and my gender. But now the designation is cpa/ca - I’m too lazy to change it lol. The name, not the designation laugh

Not the gender? JK. You don’t want to be called calgal - looks too much like callgirl. LOL. Welcome to the thread!

That wouldn’t do at all lol. Although I think sometimes accountants are called names in a similar vein....

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I decided I'm tired of the "squidbot" moniker after 30 odd years. So I just changed it. It's nickname I picked up when working in a place where there were 4 Chris' in earshot and we needed a way to differentiate. Since I'm "Chris B" it got turned in to "crispy" and since it stuck, I gave it a unique spelling.


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Originally Posted by Chrispy
I decided I'm tired of the "squidbot" moniker after 30 odd years. So I just changed it. It's nickname I picked up when working in a place where there were 4 Chris' in earshot and we needed a way to differentiate. Since I'm "Chris B" it got turned in to "crispy" and since it stuck, I gave it a unique spelling.

chrispy squid, but...
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Well, my username comes from a water tank in a residential area that did my head in when trying to set up the chlorination system there. That's ancient history now, but as a joke I had the signature "We'll always have Solfinker".
The avatar is an animated astrolabe - though in this forum is not moving - that comes from another ancient job.
You can find my first name in my signature and you can see that it has nothing to do with my username.

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Originally Posted by Tyrone Slothrop

chrispy squid, but...

It actually took me a min...then I lol’d


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Originally Posted by Sol Finker
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- though in this forum is not moving -


Now, it moves

I need a moving avatar!


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When I joined Piano World in 2005 I was living in San Francisco. Currently I live in Santa Fe. How convenient that I could be AaronSF in both places!


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Originally Posted by AaronSF
When I joined Piano World in 2005 I was living in San Francisco. Currently I live in Santa Fe. How convenient that I could be AaronSF in both places!


Amazing!


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chrispy squid, but...

It actually took me a min...then I lol’d

Well, it could have been worse - every time I'd see squidbot's moniker, I'd think squid butt. I thought the appropriate cartoon for that might be NSFW! laugh


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I meant to post to this, but don't think I ever got round to it! So if this is a duplicate posting, blame my age.

I work in Kuwait, am British but live in Bulgaria. So the name was obvious.


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