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Old 07-02-2012, 02:40 PM   #141
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Back in the day, before plastic siding became obsolete... I might have hung a bit.
Just come on out here to the sticks. Its the best thing since sliced bread. people around here think Aztec is a tribe of mexican indians.
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Old 07-03-2012, 05:18 PM   #142
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Kite was my dad's nickname, derived from our German last name, and kite1 his cb handle. I pretty much adopted it and have been using some variation of it as my username online. I first used kiteman as my username on a walleye message board a few years ago, and on the heavy equipment forum earlier this year.

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I borrowed the "gencon" part from that guy on the Holmes forum.

Do I really need to explain to y'all about the "Tx" part?
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I borrowed the "gencon" part from that guy on the Holmes forum.

Do I really need to explain to y'all about the "Tx" part?
gen x, trans gender?, who knows what goes on lower greenville ave, lovers lane, deep elum, y'all.
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Just come on out here to the sticks. Its the best thing since sliced bread. people around here think Aztec is a tribe of mexican indians.
That's just silly, an Aztec is an SUV made by Pontiac.
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That's just silly, an Aztec is an SUV made by Pontiac.
Not anymore.
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Born in Oklahoma and raised in Texas...born in 56.

It could read, oktxlamo56
puck yer old
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puck yer old

Born in '56....he's a dam kid....
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I have been using the nickname Astrix long before the Psycho Trance DJ "Astrix" came to be. Here's the story behind my name.

For many years, I played trivia at a local pub. It was like "Cheers" with a bunch of regulars getting together once a week. We all had code names and for some reason I ended up with "Asterisk". I think it was because my birthday is August 17 --- August being the 8th month; 1 + 7 = 8; the * symbol is the same key as the number 8 on a typewriter keyboard.

Anyway, the pub then got NTN electronic trivia where you could play against other pubs. You could only have a maximum of 6 letters for your registered player name, so Asterisk was shortened to Astrix. My pub friends subsequently pointed out to me that this was more-appropriate since:

A = my husband's first name starts with A.
S-tri = we have three daughters and all their names start with S.
X = my first name is Chris (i.e. criss-cross).

(As my family defines me, it seems to be a fitting name.)

So, there you have it. More secret codes than Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol"; but there are no masons in my story, just drywallers.



P.S. - I didn't make an error when I wrote Psycho Trance DJ, instead of Psychedelic Trance DJ. I meant to write Psycho.

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Yeah.... well.... there was a lot of beer involved.
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Yeah.... well.... there was a lot of beer involved.
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never blame the beer
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never blame the beer
Not blaming, just explaining.

One is always more philosophical after a few. It is something my pub friends like to refer to as refill-osophy.
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Because I have a P.H.D. in selling dreams and the surgeons on staff to back it up..

I wrote homology first... Wow...
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So, there you have it. More secret codes than Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol"; but there are no masons in my story, just drywallers.
Are you sure you didn't miss your calling as a numerologist?
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stop tryin to be cute
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Not much story behind my name. My name is Crystal...but everyone always called me Cris and I hated it because I'm not a guy! So a friend of mine started with Crissy. Then it became Crissyissy. When I'm mad, it's pissycrissy. Somehow as we get older, it's starting to revert back to Cris.
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Nice to have another lady aboard Lots of info around here.

Also the lady's room is a lot cleaner that mens room I'
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