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Stone_Wolf_
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The Prez thread has people chiming off with their ages...I thought it deserved it's own thread...


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Feel free to skip topics...or add more in...I'll fill in my own info asap
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Stone_Wolf_
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Age:

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Sean Monahan
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Age: 48

Place of origin: Pennsylvania

Current location: Las Vegas

Age first read OSC: 17

Occupation: Game mathematician

Relationship status: Engaged to be engaged

Gender: Male

Number of offspring (if any): none

Political affiliation: none

Five word or less worldview: The cake is a lie.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: Youtube would be the one most frequently visited, I don't know if I would call it my favorite.

Describe yourself: Laid-back, homebody, quiet, inquisitive.

Pet info (if any): 3 month old Shih-poo named Seekay.

Eye color: Hazel

Favorite word: Pants

Hobby: Reading, playing/writing music, programming, computer gaming

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Stone_Wolf_
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Age: 36

Place of origin: SoCal

Current location: California Central Coast (CenCal)

Age first read OSC: 14

Occupation: Caregiver

Relationship status: Married 7 years

Gender: male

Number of offspring (if any): 2

Ages of offspring (if any): 7/5.5

Gender of offspring (if any): m/f

Political affiliation: Libertarian

Tagline: ~For I have loved the stars too fondly to fear the night.~

Five word or less worldview: Humans are flawed but wonderful.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: www.vikings.com (NFL)

Describe yourself: I'm a big (6'2" 300 lbs) friendly puppy dog w/ a broken off mouth switch and a song (Weird Al most likely) on my heart and lips.

Pet info (if any): Our kitty is decade old medium hair torty named "Nanny" who is just a sweet cuddle muffin.

Eye color: Green w gold

Favorite word: Options

Hobby: Prepping, eta* gaming, reading, home improvement, tv, music, baking & collecting weapons.

[ October 31, 2016, 12:06 AM: Message edited by: Stone_Wolf_ ]

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Emreecheek
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Age: 26

Place of origin: Kentucky

Current location: Kentucky

Age first read OSC: 13

Occupation: Librarian - Music Teacher - Accompanist

Relationship status: Partnered

Gender: Male

Number of offspring (if any): 4 (Partner's from earlier marriage)

Ages of offspring (if any): 12, 11, 9, and 4

Gender of offspring (if any): Female, male, male, female

Political affiliation: SUPER lefty, but pragmatically speaking, Democrat (Like, the happy kind. Not the self-loathing kind)

Tagline: I don't know

Five word or less worldview: Kind is better than smart

Favorite website other than Hatrack: Vox

Describe yourself: Homeschooled, raised pentecostal, music major, deeply boring, play LoL too much and am still terrible at it

Pet info (if any): None

Eye color: Blue

Favorite word: Discombobulate

Hobby: Dance music

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theamazeeaz
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Age: 30

Current location: Swing State

Age first read OSC: 16

Occupation: Jatraquero

Gender: F

Nice Try Big Data.

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Stone_Wolf_
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Female...cool, I had wondered
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Vadon
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Age: 26

Place of origin: Born UT, Raised WA/UT

Current location: WA

Age first read OSC: 10

Occupation: Training Director

Relationship status: Single

Gender: M

Number of offspring (if any): 0

Ages of offspring (if any): N/A

Gender of offspring (if any): N/A

Political affiliation: Democrat

Tagline: If the answer isn't shoot it with a rocket, you have asked the wrong question.

Five words or fewer worldview: Wow, this is a difficult--

Favorite website other than Hatrack: 538

Describe yourself: A once inspired, motivated man--Vadon currently spends his time procrastinating work by answering surveys in the wee hours of the morning.

Pet info (if any): None, currently.

Eye color: Blue.

Favorite word: Egregious

Hobby: [Dont Know]

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Age: 43

Place of origin: Ribeirao Preto SP Brazil
( OSC lived there )

Current location: Sao Paulo Brazil megalopolis

Age first read OSC: 19

Occupation: Software maintenance engineer and System analyst

Relationship status: Married 16 years

Gender: male

Number of offspring (if any): 2

Ages of offspring (if any): 13/10

Gender of offspring (if any): m/m

Political affiliation: None thank God.

Tagline: Not all glimmering things are supposed to be gold but it is worth checking.

Favorite website other than Hatrack:
http://www.multiverser.org ( Michael Moorcock deativated forum ), Goodreads and wikipedia.

Describe yourself: Over-weighted 1,85 m. I am phlegmatic, taciturn but I got my own type of humor.

Pet info (if any): Small lhasa apso female

Eye color: Brown

Favorite word: Beer

Hobby: Table tennis, bass guitar, music, reading and tv shows.

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Elcheeko75
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Age:41

Place of origin: Ft.Worth, TX

Current location: Edmond, OK

Age first read OSC: 11ish

Occupation: Speech and Drama Teacher

Relationship status: Married

Gender:Male

Number of offspring (if any):3

Ages of offspring (if any):7,3,0

Gender of offspring (if any):M,M,F

Political affiliation: Liberal Pansy

Tagline: All right, let's do that again. Only this time, good.

Five word or less worldview: If only the world was as truly wonderful as I am, there wouldn't be any problems. (I get extra words. Because)

Favorite website other than Hatrack: McSweeney's Internet Tendency

Describe yourself: I was going for quiet desperation.

Pet info (if any): None

Eye color: Yes

Favorite curse word: Bastard

Hobby: Not much time for extracurriculars right now. Maybe in ten years.

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Stone_Wolf_
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Grats on the newbee!
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Elcheeko75
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Thanks. She is mostly fun.
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SenojRetep
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Age: Almost 40

Place of origin: Utah

Current location: MA

Age first read OSC: 15?

Occupation: Research Engineer

Relationship status: Married

Gender: M

Number of offspring (if any): 4

Political affiliation: Republican

Tagline: The world is big enough for all of us; let us not be too small for it (paraphrasing Edmund Burke)

Five word or less worldview: Community. It's important.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: FiveThirtyEight

Describe yourself: Balding, short, indecisive, empathetic

Pet info (if any): Fish, against my will

Eye color: Blue

Favorite word: Amaryllis

Hobby: A lot of church-based service and a little bit of guitar

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Lyrhawn
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Oh this is fun. I haven't had to answer someone asking my a/s/l since the 90s.

Age: 32

Place of origin: Metro Detroit, Michigan

Current location: Metro Detroit, Michigan.

Age first read OSC: Don't remember exactly, probably 13?

Occupation: Buyer

Relationship status: Dating someone (finally).

Gender: M

Political affiliation: Flaming liberal

Five word or less worldview: Understand, theorize, analyze, cooperate, act.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: The Atlantic

Eye color: Hazel

Favorite word: Verisimilitude

Hobby: Writing and photography

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Ron Lambert
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Age: 69--will be "Threescore and Ten" in about two weeks.

Place of origin: Northern Suburbs of Detroit, MI

Current location: Troy, MI

Age first read OSC: 32 (in Analog)

Occupation: Retired; have worked professionally as national trade magazine assistant editor, free lance writer (published four times in Analog, also four times in Compute! Magazine), and many years as a computer programmer for a local reprographics software firm. My last job was picking up litter at a shopping center; so you might say I have professional experience in both literature and litter.

Relationship status: Divorced.

Gender: Male

Number of offspring (if any): None.

Ages of offspring (if any): ---

Gender of offspring (if any): ---

Political affiliation: None officially, but usually vote Republican, leaning Tea Party.

Tagline: One Truth does truly exist, and it is knowable.

Five word or less worldview: Biblical Christian Scientific-Creationist scholar.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: AI-Jane.org

Describe yourself: 5'11, 236 lbs, spiritual gifts for teaching and understanding the Bible--especially Bible prophecy.

Pet info (if any): I still miss my recently departed cat friends, Sherlock and Watson (brothers from the same litter who died at the age of 20 within the past 1½ years).

Eye color: Brown

Favorite word: Word (the divine Word/Creator as in John 1:1-3, 14)

Hobby: Contributing to on-line forums and Facebook.

[ October 30, 2016, 09:10 PM: Message edited by: Ron Lambert ]

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Lyrhawn
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Ron I keep forgetting just how close you live to me. You're literally 15 minutes away from me.
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Age: 34

Place of origin: Lakewood, NJ

Current location: Toms River, NJ

Age first read OSC: Early-mid 20's.

Occupation: Music Teacher

Relationship status: Married

Gender: Male

Number of offspring (if any): 2 boys (4,1)

Political affiliation: Independent

Tagline: "Raging Against the Machine since 1982."

Five word or less worldview: be a good person please

Favorite website other than Hatrack: zerohedge.com

Describe yourself: easy going

Pet info (if any): a blue fish named Color

Eye color: brown

Favorite word: burst

Hobby: online DnD

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Stone_Wolf_
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Roll20?
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Liz B
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Bumpity BUMP!!

Age: 42

Place of origin: Tennessee (hardly counts, don't remember it)--PA is more accurate

Current location: VA (northern, AKA not really the south)

Age first read OSC: 13ish. Hart's Hope. My goodness! I was obviously barely supervised

Occupation: English teacher, staff developer

Relationship status: married, 20 years v v soon

Gender: F

Number of offspring (if any): 1, thank you very much

Ages of offspring (if any): 9

Gender of offspring (if any): M

Political affiliation: So liberal. I can't even.

Tagline: It's always all about me.

Five word or less worldview: You never regret showing up.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: Basenotes

Describe yourself: Short, curly hair (my hair is awesome now that I am willing to (and can afford to) pay for great products), great smile, friendly. I get asked for directions A LOT. Like seriously. I was in NYC for a conference for 4 days and got asked for directions/ support/ local info 5 times.

Pet info (if any): lots of allergies here, so none.

Eye color: blue. But I have glaucoma in my right eye, so that one is always reddish b/c of medication. That's fun!!

Favorite word: pulchritudinous

Hobby: reading, writing, fragrances

I miss it here--it seems slow now, but I love seeing all the familiar names. Come find me on Goodreads or Basenotes...I use the same pseudonym there.

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Heisenberg
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Age: 32

Place of origin: Born in Whiston, a suburb of Liverpool. Moved to Phoenix at age 8 and lived roughly twenty years there.

Current location: Rochdale. Town a few miles north of Manchester, UK.

Age first read OSC: 13.

Occupation: Support worker for mentally ill and learning disabled.

Relationship status: Single

Gender: Male

Number of offspring (if any): 0

Ages of offspring (if any): N/a

Gender of offspring (if any): N/a

Political affiliation: Liberal

Tagline: Half full or half empty? Screw you. I wish I had a glass.

Five word or less worldview: Live cry laugh die.

Favorite website other than Hatrack: Ornery forums

Describe yourself: Depressive but decent guy who would literally kill someone for his family, and do most other things for friends, because there isn't much to lose.

Pet info (if any): Would kill for a dog but I'm put of the house for work sometimes for 8-18 hours at a time. Wouldn't be fair on the dog psychologically. Considering getting a pair of kittens.

Eye color: brown

Favorite word: English is a great language with many avenues to express yourself. I ain't picking one.

Hobby: Gardening, hiking, reading, gaming, pretending like my political opinion means a damn.

Feel free - Decent thread Stone Wolf.

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Stone_Wolf_
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Thanks [Smile]
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