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Old 07-26-15, 06:27 AM
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Just wondering what everyone's username means? Mines pretty simple tjk23, initials of my name and my favorite number.
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Old 07-26-15, 06:42 AM
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Mine is in tribute to the best cop in existence from the best cop movie ever produced.
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Mine is a secret. I thought that was the whole point.
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I kinda wanna know why almost everyone made their usernames into one word?
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You'rea****ingtwat was taken
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I kinda wanna know why almost everyone made their usernames into one word?
Tired thumbs
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Mine was based off of an old yahoo chat name... I was sitting there, trying to figure out a handle...the mountain bike I had at the time had those old red Michelin tires on it...viola..
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anagram of my first and last names.
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Originally Posted by Sy Reene View Post
I kinda wanna know why almost everyone made their usernames into one word?
Because a surprising number of websites don't allow spaces in usernames, so a lot of people don't even try.
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If I tell you that the first letter of my last name is z and you cannot figure out the rest then there is no hope for you.
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Pb is lead on the periodic table of elements. Okole is hawaiian for butt. When I raced in Hawaii, I was a great sprinter but climbed worse than Cipollini. Thus the nickname.
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Deacon in the Roman Catholic church Mark of course. My day to to preach too.
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If I tell you that the first letter of my last name is z and you cannot figure out the rest then there is no hope for you.
There is no hope for me. Is there only one last name that begins with Z? What is an indyfab?
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There is no hope for me. Is there only one last name that begins with Z? What is an indyfab?
What some people call Independent Fabrication bikes. I actually don't like that name, but I don't like picking user names only to find they are taken and figured that one wouldn't be taken.

Maybe I should change my name to "Enginz."
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I have a long torso and short legs for my height, hence my first custom built bicycle rather than bought off an LBS floor stock last summer was a revelation and if I can help it any bicycles in my future will also be custom frames.
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Mine has dual meaning. When I joined the forum I had just gotten back into cycling after a 30+ year layoff. I was mainly riding the local bike path at the time. Also, my life was changing quickly and dramatically, and I was "on the path" to a new life. Probably way more than anybody wanted to know, including the OP..
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bet you'll never figure mine out.
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Mine is obvious.
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