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huaco



Joined: 05 Apr 2012
Posts: 1508
Location: Burleson Texas


PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 5:21 am    Post subject: Your screen name. Reply with quote


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So, I'm always interested in the diferent screen names out there on the interwebs. How did you come up with yours and what is the meaning of it if it is not self explanatory...

Huaco is a screen name I've used for years. I picked it up while living in Waco, TX for about 5 years. (yes, I've heard all the Waco jokes) The name actually comes from the tribe of native Americans that settled on that part of the Brazos River. The Huaco indians were a farming community. I belonged to an archery club there in Waco called the Huaco Bowmen. Thought it was a great screen name so it stuck.[/i]
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ryanitv



Joined: 17 Dec 2012
Posts: 34
Location: Lewes, Delaware

Drinking: Tipsy Trappist, Big Belgian Blonde, Hopfather IIPA, Fireside Holiday Amber Ale

Working on: Oaked Imperial Stout, 115th Dream Hopbursted IIPA, Awesomeness IIPA w/ 1098, Awesomeness IIPA w/ Cry Havoc


PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 2:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mine dates back to the mid-late 90s, when I was working on an interactive television project for the short-lived AOL-TV initiative. AOL provided me with a free account for testing, so Ryan + [I]nteractive + [T]ele[v]sion on AOL's IM got created. My co-workers at Showtime used it to talk to me throughout the day, so I just kept it active and have been using it as a username/handle ever since.

Scary that it's almost been two decades - hahahaha!
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perogi



Joined: 12 Feb 2012
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Location: NH

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PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 3:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great idea for a thread!

My last name is Perreault (actually pronounced Purr-o) - friends in college starting calling me Perogi and it stuck.

Over two decades ago...
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Kevin59



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Location: Fort Collins, CO

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PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 3:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My younger son's middle name is Joseph, and his older brother (and eventually he too) couldn't pronounce it and said "Jofus" for several years. And then there's the year I was born... Shocked
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Castermmt



Joined: 03 Jan 2011
Posts: 864
Location: Lowell, In

Drinking: Steelhead Porter, Alt-Toids, Hefty-Weizen, Terry's Kolsch, African Amber, Pumpkin Ale, Double Dog Ale

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PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 3:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I work in the steel industry on the Southeast border of the City of Chicago. Back in 1995 I got awarded a job as a Maintenance Mechanical Technician (MMT), I was assigned to the part of the process called the "Caster" hence the name Castermmt. I've been using it ever since. Cheers, Castermmt
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wubears71



Joined: 14 Mar 2012
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Location: Webster Groves, MO

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PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 8:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I played football at Washington University and our mascot was the Bears. My number was 71; hence wubears71.
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OMJ



Joined: 19 Nov 2012
Posts: 43



PostLink    Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 9:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

When I was in high school I got the nickname old man james because my last name is James. Started out because of a movie. Wasnt long before that became OMJ. Been using it ever since. I think its been 15 years or so Ive had the nickname.
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DavidWilliams



Joined: 10 Oct 2019
Posts: 2
Location: Bangladesh


PostLink    Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

wubears71 wrote:
I played football at Washington University and our mascot was the Bears. My number was 71; hence wubears71.



HI, i like your status. Playing for the WU is great. I also Played in CUET Football Team, but here we avoided bear in public.

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Master



Joined: 30 Jan 2016
Posts: 166
Location: Virginia Beach, VA

Drinking: Liquid Schwartz Schwarzbier, Stinky Porter, Spiced Apple Cider

Working on: AbbyNormal Glutton Free Framboise Lambic, Ich Bin Ein Berliner Weisse, Pineapple Cider


PostLink    Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thread necromancy.

I flew for the Navy for 14 years. Call sign was Master.

If you know my last name, you know why.
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