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Old 05-03-02, 09:14 PM   #1
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Zehn punkte.

I hereby award Ten Brownie Points to anyone who can guess the name of the real person who my new avatar stands for.

(It's also a convenient way to shamelessly say, "Hey! I finally found a bloody avatar!" ).
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Old 05-03-02, 09:47 PM   #2
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I'm pretty sure it's not Lance Armstrong.
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The first person I thought of was John Cougar Mellencamp for some reason.
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Old 05-04-02, 12:28 AM   #5
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Nope. Way off. I'll give a hint: Science.
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Thomas Henry Huxley...

Give us something tougher.
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Old 05-04-02, 11:04 AM   #7
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[QUOTE]Originally posted by velocipedio

Thomas Henry Huxley...





Give us something tougher.
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I'm impressed.

Your ten points will be redeemable when Lee Raymond[1] is seen riding a bike in downtown San Diego...

[1] CEO of Exxon-Mobil.
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Old 05-04-02, 12:03 PM   #8
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C'mon, he's a college professor!

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Ah; what does he teach?
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Journalism. My academic background is in History, though.
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Is it Carl Sagan....??
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It does look like Neil Young . I thought it was my old high school Science teacher , Mr. Belstrorm .

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Thomas Henry Huxley...

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Wasn't he Aldus Huxley(author of Brave New World)'s dad?
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Props on the Chops, Hux.
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