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Apple Pro Underwear Mar 13, 2005 07:36 PM
Expanded MacNN profile
I know one of these exist already but that was years ago.



First Name: Jack
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): APU and some fake ones I forget about
Age: 28 in May (I can't believe I was 21 when I first got here)
Profession: Graphic Designer
Greatest acheivements: Running 4 half-marathons in 2004 and getting into top 10% of my class in art college (which was pretty prestigious).
Fav music: Indie (I've become much more adventurous). I play guitar though.
Fav music group or person: Broken Social Scene, Kanye West, Cat Power (Used to be Weezer/Strokes type music)
Listening to now: Handsome Boy Modeling School
Fav TV show: Good Eats, NFL Live [Arrested Development]
Fav Movie: Forrest Gump (it's the only movie I seem to catch on network TV and watch it to the end. I would not do this even for the Matrix.)
Fav food: Fried chicken wings! (I had to give this up because of running)
Fav drink: Coffee, Ginger Ale, Gatorade,
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Guiness. (recently boiler makers :D) and Stella
Fav book: Ender's Game, DaVinci Code
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes, but am not afraid
Car: Toyota Camry 1996
Mac: Apple G5, 30" and Apple Intel Laptop late 2006 model
Original Mac: Powerbook original titanium 500mhz
Deep dark secret: I like to watch cooking shows (which I admit to above)
Secret aspiration: Best designer ever
 
MacMan4000 Mar 13, 2005 07:52 PM
Re: Expanded MacNN profile
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Albert Pujols Mar 13, 2005 08:13 PM
Re: Expanded MacNN profile
what
 
zizban Mar 13, 2005 08:14 PM
First Name: Chris
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): zizban and MacGorilla.
Age: 36
Profession: Teachers' Aide
Greatest acheivements: Finishing College at the tender age of 33
Fav music: Classic rock, 80s rock
Fav music group or person: Pink Floyd, Fleetwood Mac and Queen
Listening to now: Classic Queen
Fav TV show: Was NYPD Blue, now nothing yet.
Fav Movie: The Killing Fields, Back To The Future
Fav food: Lasgna
Fav drink: Soda, Water
Fav alcoholic Beverage: That lime VK vodka I had in England.
Fav book: Slaughter House Five, Planet of the Apes
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: None
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes (seen a couple of ghosts in my time)
Car: 2002 Honda Civic
Computer: Power Mac G4 dual 1 Ghz, SGI Indigo2
Deep dark secret: I like to watch American Idol
Secret aspiration: To Roam The US in an RV
 
MaxPower2k3 Mar 13, 2005 08:17 PM
First Name: Max
Nickname: None
MacNN Handle(s): Just this one.
Age: 17 in August
Profession: Computer Repair Guy at the local library; High School
Greatest acheivements: At the moment, I'm happiest about my "3 year plan" at high school. Graduating after this (my Junior) year and going to college a year early.
Fav music: Alt/"Classic" rock.
Fav music group or person: Pink Floyd, Beatles, bands of that ilk
Listening to now: The Simpsons. Earlier, Cake.
Fav TV show: Hmm... I watch a lot of crappy TV. dunno what my favorite is.
Fav Movie: Hard to pick one, but I guess I'll say A Clockwork Orange
Fav food: Anything Mexican, really.
Fav drink: Coke
Fav book: I'll say 1984, but there are a few.
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Eh, don't really like any of 'em.
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: naw.
Car: 1999 Acura 2.3CL
Computer: self-built PC
Mac: Original 12" PowerBook
Deep dark secret: I'm a vegetarian (Not really a secret to anyone who knows me)
Secret aspiration: Not a secret, but I'm going to college for Filmmaking.
 
im_noahselby Mar 13, 2005 08:19 PM
The more comprehensive this type of list is, the more value it adds to the forum. A few important additions everyone should include on their list:

ADD these to your list:

Dream Car:

Computer(s):

Sexuality:

Kids:

Relationship Status:

Height:

Wheight:

Gender:

Religion:

Role Model:

Yearly income:

cat or dog person:

outdoor or indoor personality:

geek?:

+++ ADDED 4 MORE (Mar 14, 05):

Ethnicity:

Interesting Fact:

MacNNers on cell phone:

Disability/Allergies:

(I'll do mine later...)

Noah
 
storer Mar 13, 2005 08:24 PM
First Name: Brendan
Nickname: Storer
Age: 15
Profession: Student
Greatest acheivements: Finishing the obstacle course 4 times at kindergarten. (Not really.)
Fav music: Pop
Fav music group or person: Christina Aguilera
Listening to now: My Happy Ending - Avril Lavigne
Fav TV show: Kath and Kim
Fav Movie: Honey
Fav food: Chocolate
Fav drink: Diet Coke
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Vodka Cruisers.
Fav book: Harry Potter
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Do I CARE about American Idol? (kelly, probably, never heard of the others music)
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes, but am not afraid
Car: Ford fairlane 2001 (parent's car)
Computer: Hp Pavilion Desktop
Mac: Just sold my iMac :( saving for an iBook
Deep dark secret: I work for the CIA.
Secret aspiration: Choreographer
Dream Car: Porsche Boxter
Sexuality: straight
Height: 6'3
Weight: 98.5 kg
Gender: male
Religion: catholic
cat or dog person: dog
outdoor or indoor personality: in
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: no
 
Gankdawg Mar 13, 2005 08:41 PM
First Name: Gank
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): Gankdawg and I used an email address waaay back
Age: 34
Profession: Auto and RV body shop damage estimator
Greatest acheivements: Buying first home
Fav music: 80s
Fav music group or person: None
Listening to now: Vienna Calling (Falco); iTunes switched to Don't Be Cruel (Bobby Brown) while I was finishing this list up
Fav TV show: Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, The Shield, Survivor
Fav Movie: Office Space, Xmen, Xmen 2
Fav food: Toast with peanut butter, Mexican
Fav drink: Diet Dr. Pepper
Fav alcoholic Beverage: MGD, Jagermeister
Fav book: Sahara, Clive Cussler (almost afraid to go see upcoming movie - doesn't look too true to the book, but then again, what movie is?)
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: None
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes
Car: 1996 Dodge Stratus, 137K miles
Computer: See sig
Mac: Sig
Deep dark secret: I'm a great baker
Secret aspiration: Macs 90%, Windows 10%
 
lavar78 Mar 13, 2005 08:41 PM
First Name: Justin
Nickname: none really
MacNN Handle(s): lavar78
Age: 27
Profession: former engineer, now teacher
Greatest acheivements: graduating college?
Fav music: Rock, R&B, Hip-Hop
Fav music group or person: Crowded House/Neil Finn, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder
Listening to now: Crowded House
Fav TV show: current: Monday Night Football, 24; all-time: NewsRadio
Fav Movie: The Five Heartbeats
Fav food: Chicken
Fav drink: Coffee
Fav alcoholic Beverage: I rarely drink, but tequila
Fav book: Great Expectations (yes, something's wrong with me)
Superman or Batman? I'd much prefer Green Lantern or Flash (or, best of all, Spider-Man), but I'll take Bats as the less of two evils
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Tamyra! OK, Ruben
Rock star or Billionaire: I want to say rock star, but the thought of all that travel makes me pick billionaire
Believe in aliens: their existence wouldn't surprise me
Believe in ghosts: yes
Car: 1995 Honda Civic
Computer: 15" 1.33 GHz PowerBook
Deep dark secret: I really enjoy Desperate Housewives and I used to watch Dawson's Creek (no, I'm not ashamed)
Secret aspiration: succeed Alex Trebek as host of Jeopardy! (but that's no secret)
 
alphamatrix Mar 13, 2005 09:12 PM
First Name: Benjamin
Nickname:
Age: 18
Profession: Student
Greatest acheivements: Nothing comes to mind.
Fav music: Electronica (Downbeat, Trip-Hop, Acid Jazz, Electro-Lounge etc.) Rock (Desert Rock, Political hardcore/Punk rock, Indie Rock)
Fav music group or person: tie between The (International) Noise Conspiracy and Trail of Dead.
Listening to now: Sia - Breathe Me
Fav TV show: Sealab 2021
Fav Movie: Dr. Strangelove
Fav food: Pizza
Fav drink: Peach Iced Tea Snapple
Fav alcoholic Beverage: don't.
Fav book: Cryptonomicon
Superman or Batman? Batman, I guess.
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: no.
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: I accept that other intelligent life-forms may exist, thats not a belief.
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: no.
Computer: PowerMac G4 533 (DA)
Mac: 15" Powerbook G4 1.5, PowerMac G3 350, a bunch of older machines.
Deep dark secret: I want to care. (not really a secret.)
Secret aspiration: I have no real aspirations, I'm a lazy bastard.
Dream Car: not a car person.
Sexuality: straight
Height: 6'0
Weight: 170 lb or so.
Gender: male
Religion: no.
cat or dog person: cat
outdoor or indoor personality: in
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: yes and no.
 
Dex13 Mar 13, 2005 09:47 PM
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Sealobo Mar 13, 2005 10:00 PM
Re: Expanded MacNN profile
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ManOfSteal Mar 13, 2005 10:04 PM
Re: Expanded MacNN profile
First Name: Kent
Nickname: Red
MacNN Handle(s): gorickey/ManOfSteal/ankle_brains
Age: 26
Profession: Enterprise Technology Specialist
Greatest acheivements: Still being married after reaching 10,000 posts on the 'NN with gorickey!
Fav music: 80's Rock
Fav music group or person: Liam Lynch (United States of Whatever)
Listening to now: ESPN on the TV
Fav TV show: The Apprentice
Fav Movie: Hoosiers
Fav food: Pizza
Fav drink: Dr. Pepper and Cherry Vanilla Dr. Pepper
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Rolling Rock
Fav book: Off-Base: Confessions of a Thief (by Rickey Henderson)
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Fantasia
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: No
Believe in ghosts: Only Casper!
Car: 2001 Ford Taurus SES
Computer: Titanium PowerBook G4 (667 DVI)
Deep dark secret: Look above, my favorite TV show is "The Apprentice"
Secret aspiration: High School or College basketball coach
 
d4nth3m4n Mar 13, 2005 10:14 PM
:eek: rickey939 is 26?

man, do i feel like an underachiever. :cry:

mine is on the way, i'm getting my house together at the moment.
 
JHromadka Mar 13, 2005 10:42 PM
First Name: James
Age: 30
Profession: Network Administrator, Editor
Greatest acheivements: Running full marathon earlier this year, learning to ski
Fav music: Rock, Texas Country
Fav music group or person: U2
Fav TV show: Current-Lost, all time-Hogan's Heroes
Fav Movie: North to Alaska
Fav food: steak
Fav drink: Diet Coke w/ Lime
Fav alcoholic Beverage: top-shelf Margarita
Fav book: Brave New World
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly
Rock star or Billionaire: Show me da money!
Believe in aliens: Yes. Saw a UFO when I was about 13 at my parents' farm
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: Red '97 Toyota Celica ST
Computer: 1.5 GHz PowerBook G4, some crappy PC I just built
Deep dark secret: I owe my brother a million dollars from a bet we made when I was 7
Secret aspiration: start a business and become successful enough to buy my dad some more farmland
Dream Car: Ferrari Testarossa
Sexuality: Straight
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180 at the moment, but losing 10 lbs for my sister's wedding next month
Gender: male
Religion: Protestant (non-denominational)
cat or dog person: dog
outdoor or indoor personality: outdoor
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: yes, I am a technology whore
 
ManOfSteal Mar 13, 2005 10:42 PM
Quote
Originally posted by d4nth3m4n:
:eek: rickey939 is 26?
Surprised?

:confused:
 
Demonhood Mar 13, 2005 11:10 PM
First Name: Sean
Nickname: Demonhood
MacNN Handle(s): see above
Gaming Handle: [i kill] in my pajamas
Age: older than storer, not as old as KarlG
Profession: Computer Geek
Fav music: lots of different genres
Fav music group or person: The Beatles
Listening to now: Beck - Mixed Bizness
Fav TV show: 24, Lost
Fav Movie: Citizen Kane
Fav food: Italian
Fav drink: cranberry juice
Fav alcoholic: vodka & lemonade
Fav book: ain't nobody's business if you do
Superman or Batman? Batman
Rock star or Billionaire: billionaire
Believe in aliens: sure
Believe in ghosts: maybe
Car: 2004 Honda Civic
Computer: G4-500DP but i have a 20' LCD, so that almost makes up for it.
Deep Dark Secret: a common edible item causes me great pain.
Secret aspiration: not quite yet...
Interesting fact: have been shot at
MacNN'ers on my cell phone: 5
 
stevesnj Mar 13, 2005 11:13 PM
First Name: Steve
Nickname: hammer
MacNN Handle(s): stevesnj
Age: 34
Profession: Special Education Instructor/Aspiring Filmaker & future teacher of video arts.
Greatest acheivements: being happy while being poor
Fav music: Classic Rock/Old school Rap
Fav music group or person: Zeppelin/Beastie Boys/Beatles..more....
Listening to now: RATM tribute to AC/DC .. Back in Black
Fav TV show: Seinfeld/24/Curb your Enthusiasm/Survivor/ The Mole (bring it back please!!)
Fav Movie: Godfather (hey im Italian)/ Anything Quinten Tarrintino or Michael Mann/ Scorsese
Fav food: Steak medium rare
Fav drink: Coffee, Water, sometimes Pepsi (will rot your teeth)/ Iced Tea
Fav alcoholic Yeungling/Pinot Grigio/ Chianti
Fav book: All John Grisham
Superman or Batman:Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Don't know don't care!
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: Toyota Pickup 4x4 Extended Cab V6 yummy!!!
Computer:
Mac: PB 17" Rev A.
Deep dark secret: Im a nice guy :) (well not that dark of a secret huh?) lol
Secret aspiration: Own a house/be known by the World if just for my 15 min/drive a Formula 1 car/Own a Ferrari (308 GTS)
 
MrForgetable Mar 13, 2005 11:27 PM
First Name: George
Nickname: Whorehay
MacNN Handle(s): MrForgetable
Age: Just turned 16
Profession: Full-time Student
Greatest acheivements: 2 time most improved player in water polo? maybe that and the american legion award.
Fav music: Classical
Fav music group or person: toss up between Yo Yo Ma and Rostropovich
Listening to now: Jupiter Sunrise: Super X-Ray Vision
Fav TV show: don't have one. TV has gone down the tubes
Fav Movie: Don't really have one. I'll watch anything though.
Fav food: Sandwich and pizza
Fav drink: Chlorinated Water :)
Fav alcoholic Beverage: i've never had alcohol before
Fav book: Digital Fortress
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: uh
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes, if you want to call it that. there are other beings out there somewhere. the universe is too big.
Believe in ghosts: no not really. but if something happens i may.
Car: don't drive yet.
Computer: Dell Inspiron 8100
Mac: 15" Powerbook G4 1.33ghz
Deep dark secret: have a thing for the theme song of gilmore girls. i bought the entire carole king album.
Secret aspiration: to be photographer, to swim fast, and to release all my grudges that i have with people (only 1), and to own an exotic car such as Ferrari, or Lamborghini.

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Dream Car: Honda S2000
Computer(s): 15 inch Powerbook
Sexuality: Straight
Kids: None
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 135
Gender: Male
Religion: Atheist
Role Model: Many
Yearly income: you could say $0
cat or dog person: neither, I'm allergic to hair of both
outdoor or indoor personality: indoor and outdoor depending on my mood
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: yeah, super geek.
 
Garage81 Mar 13, 2005 11:34 PM
First Name: Wes
Nickname: 3 inches of fury
MacNN Handle(s): Garage81
Age: 23
Profession: Software Engineer
Greatest acheivements: Getting my current job
Fav music: Indie/Emo
Fav music group or person: Death Cab, the Shins, Postal Service
Listening to now: the Shins: pink bullets
Fav TV show: 24
Fav Movie: the royal tenenbaums
Fav food: steak
Fav drink: diet coke with a lemon / diet mountain dew
Fav alcoholic: jagerbomb
Fav book: All John Grisham
Superman or Batman: Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Clay
Rock star or Billionaire: Whichever Mischa Barton would bang first
Believe in aliens: Yes
Believe in ghosts: No
Car: 2003 BMW 325i with the bmw ipod adaptor :)
Computer: 3 week old 15" 1.5ghz PB with 1.5 ram
Deep dark secret: hearts always on my sleeve
Secret aspiration: Manage a hedge fund / have a son
 
deej5871 Mar 13, 2005 11:55 PM
First Name: Denver
Nickname: D.J.
MacNN Handle(s): deej5871
Age: 16 since Feb. 16
Profession: High School Student
Greatest acheivements: Nothing really.
Fav music: Various Rock Genres, certain Orchestrated stuff
Fav music group or person: Green Day, for now
Listening to now: Hungry Like The Wolf - Duran Duran
Fav TV show: Boston Legal; Lost; West Wing; Stargate SG-1; Stargate: Atlantis; Battlestar Galactica; Alias; I'm sure I'm forgetting others (I really like TV if you didn't notice).
Fav Movie: Passion of the Christ
Fav food: My Grandma's Spaghetti, which my dad makes for us now
Fav drink: Pepsi Vanilla, Dr. Pepper
Fav alcoholic Beverage: I've only had various beers, vodka, and rum, but I dunno yet.
Fav book: Reading Watership Down now, and it's well on it's way
Superman or Batman? I like Batman better, but since he has no super powers, I'd rather be Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: Yes
Believe in ghosts: Not really
Car: None yet, but there may be a Dodge Dakota Sport in my future
Computer: My mac
Mac: iBook G3 800Mhz
Deep dark secret: Too many
Secret aspiration: Become a lawyer

Dream Car: Our family's old Dodge D100, after being tricked out on "Overhaulin'"
Computer(s): My iBook
Sexuality: Straight
Kids: None
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 6'1
Weight: 165 lbs
Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Role Model: Different people
Yearly income: Not much
cat or dog person: dog
outdoor or indoor personality: indoor
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: Half-and-half
 
E's Lil Theorem Mar 14, 2005 12:38 AM
First Name: Ed
Nickname: E
MacNN Handle(s): soul searching, E's Lil Theorem
Age: 25
Profession: Management Consultant
Greatest acheivements: Nothing that important
Fav music: Progressive Trance
Listening to now: Remix of Silence (Sara McLachlan) by Delirium
Fav TV shows: Da Ali G Show, The Simpsons, Smallville
Fav Movies: The Godfather I and II, Usual Suspects, Tombstone, Scarface
Fav food: Chile Relleno
Fav drink: Pineapple Orange Banana Juice (Dole)
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Pretty much anything with vodka, but for the last year or so, it's been vodka + lemonade + cranberry juice
Fav book: The Godfather, A People's History of the United States
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: Yes
Believe in ghosts: Not sure
Car: 1997 Honda Accord
Computers: Rev. B Dual 2.0GHz G5, Athlon 1600XP based PC
Deep dark secret: Can't think of anything that deep nor that dark
Secret aspiration: To retire before I'm 38
Dream Car: Currently, Audi S4
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9", 5'10" on a good day
Weight: Between 130-135
Sexuality: Straight
Relationship Status: Single
Kids: None
Religion: None
Role Model: Don't really have one, but if I had to pick, I'd say grandma
Yearly income: Right now, not enough to retire
Geek? Yes
 
lavar78 Mar 14, 2005 01:01 AM
Quote
Originally posted by stevesnj:
The Mole (bring it back please!!)
A man after my own heart! The Mole is so the best reality show ever.
 
Paco500 Mar 14, 2005 01:07 AM
First Name: Gil
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): Paco500
Age: 36
Profession: IT
Greatest acheivements: 5 yr old son, 2 yr old daughter
Fav music: Varies day to day
Fav music group or person: Peter Gabriel
Listening to now: Lucinda Williams
Fav TV show: Doctor Who
Fav Movie: Razing Arizon
Fav food: Steak
Fav drink: Diet Cherry Coke, Water, Orange Juice
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Guiness
Fav book: The Once and Future King, Grendel
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: I have no earthly idea
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes, and a bit spooked by them
Car: BMW 325i Saloon
Computer: See below
Mac: MacBook Pro
Deep dark secret: I'm not telling
Secret aspiration: To be a nautical chart maker
 
anthonyvthc Mar 14, 2005 01:51 AM
First Name: Anthony (surprise, surprise)
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): Just this one.
Age: 23 on Wednesday
Profession: Part-time university instructor, part-time usher at a topless dance show.
Greatest acheivements: Suma *** Laude (3.93)
Fav music: Contemporary classical, math metal, et al...
Fav music group or person: Dillinger Escape Plan, Bright Eyes, Hot Water Music, Rancid, Indecision
Listening to now: Radiohead
Fav TV show: all time=Simpsons, currently=???
Fav Movie: Fight Club or 2001:ASO
Fav food: Del Taco
Fav drink: Coffee w/lots of Coffee Mate
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Caucasion, Guinness, Bass
Fav book: Too many to name
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: I'd have to pick ruben cause I looove thousand island dressing
Rock star or Billionaire: rock star
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: 1997 Volvo 850
Computer: iBook G4 933, 1.42 Mini on the way, P4 1.7
Deep dark secret: I hate the fact that I check this damn website so often
Secret aspiration: To be a filmaker
 
paul w Mar 14, 2005 02:37 AM
First Name: Paul
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): paul w, paully dub, toutgood, dubya's dealer and couple less used older ones
Age: 30
Profession: Graphic Designer
Greatest acheivements: Finishing first in my class in design school in France (as the only non French guy).
Fav music: Dub reggae, and everything else including country and Opera.
Fav music group or person: Mad Professor, Tom Waits
Listening to now: La Storia - Rino Gaetano
Fav TV show: BBC World News
Fav Movie: Impossible to answer. My favorite Woody Alllen film's Broadway Danny Rose
Fav food: Right now Chasu Ramen with gyoza. Oishii!
Fav drink: Water
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Duvel (Belgian beer)
Fav book: Honestly I have no clue.
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Waht?
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: why not
Believe in ghosts: not really
Car: Never owned one (hopefully never will)
Mac: Powerbook Titanium 1ghz
Deep dark secret: I was a child actor.
Secret aspiration: To give it all up and go into relief work or something.
 
tavilach Mar 14, 2005 02:38 AM
I think that it was last year, but the hell with it :).

First Name: Tavi
Nickname: Tavi is my nickname, but I'm not going to disclose my legal name
MacNN Handle(s): tvfollower, tavilach
Age: 18
Profession: Student at UC Berkeley
Greatest Acheivements: I've taken a 3.5 hour shower.
Favorite Music: Alternative, Rock
Favorite Music Group or Person: The Goo Goo Dolls
Listening to Now: In My High School - Blaine Larsen
Favorite TV Show: Alias
Favorite Movie: Back to the Future I, II
Favorite Food: In-N-Out Burger, El Torito Tacos
Favorite Drink: Orange Juice, Grapefruit Juice Squeeze, Water
Favorite Alcoholic Beverage: Red Wine, I don't know what the different kinds are called. I'll only drink a small sip if offered.
Favorite Book: The Twenty-One Balloons
Superman or Batman? I barely know the difference!
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly.
Rock Star or Billionaire: It depends on where my billions would come from...
Believe in Aliens: I don't believe in ugly looking creatures on Mars, but I do believe that the existence of some form of life, beyond Earth, is a statistical must.
Believe in Ghosts: No, but I do believe that we exist beyond our current states.
Car: Crap. I can't remember. It's my grandpa's car, and he can no longer drived. It's been officially given to me, but I've never driven it (I only got my license two weeks before I came to Berkeley).
Computer: 15" PowerBook G4 (1.5 GHz Processor, 80 GB HD, 1 GB RAM, 128 MB Video Card, 4x SuperDrive)
Mac: Well, I just described my Macintosh computer. I like Easy Mac...
Deep Dark Secret: Why would I disclose something so deep and dark on an internet forum?
Secret Aspiration: None. I want to be an inventor, both secretly and not. Take that as you will.
Dream Car: I seriously could give a ****...
Sexuality: Straight
Kids: None
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 6'1
Weight: Too much :).
Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Role Model: Steve Jobs. Just kidding.
Yearly income: Nothing.
Cat or Dog Person: Dog!
Outdoor or Indoor Personality: *Snort*...
Geek? *Snort*...
 
Jens Peter Mar 14, 2005 03:00 AM
First Name: Jens Peter
Nickname: JP, J
MacNN Handle(s): Just this one.
Age: 25 in april
Profession: Student (civil engineer)
Greatest acheivements: nothing to mention here
Fav music: Rock
Fav music group or person: U2
Listening to now: Radio (the news)
Fav TV show: CSI
Fav Movie: Pulp Fiction
Fav food: Fish
Fav drink: Espresso
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Caipirinha
Fav book: Don't read much other than school books.
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: No idea who they are
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: None
Computer: Dell laptop, centrino 1,4Ghz
Mac: Powerbook 12" 1.5Ghz
Deep dark secret: If I told you, I had to kill you
Secret aspiration: Travel the world with my friends

Dream Car: Aston Martin DB9
Sexuality: Straight
Kids: None
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 188cm
Weight: 90kg
Gender: Male
Yearly income: Not much
cat or dog person: dog
outdoor or indoor personality: outdoor
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: No
 
Balneum Mar 14, 2005 03:09 AM
First Name: refer to my nick
Nickname: Friends call me by the real name others Sir
MacNN Handle(s): Balneum
Age: 26 today
Profession: Full-time Student, part-time designer
Greatest acheivements: 2nd Lt. in Special Forces (FRDF)
Fav music: it depends
Fav music group or person: I´ll go for the Beatles
Listening to now: Studio 54 OST
Fav TV show: BBC News
Fav Movie: Casablanca
Fav food: Pasta
Fav drink: coffee
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Gin Tonic with a lemon twist
Fav book: Hemingway´s: Across the River and into the Trees
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: who?
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: I believe there´s life
Believe in ghosts: nope
Car: I just rent one
Mac: 12" iBook G4 1.2ghz, 768 MB, 60 GB
Other computers: AMD 800 MHz, 500 MHz Dell Laptop, PDA
Deep dark secret: I was for sometime teaching internet surfing with Macs and at the same time teaching arts and crafts
Secret aspiration: to be writer (in Finnish), to run the marathon
Dream Car: VW classic Beatle from 40´s
Sexuality: Straight
Kids: None
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 174 cm
Weight: 70 kg
Gender: Male
Religion: lutheran (protestant)
Yearly income: something like 22´000
cat or dog person: Dog
outdoor or indoor personality: indoor and outdoor depending on my mood
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: I do
Interresting fact: I´m a computer scientist and I´ll be priest also someday._
 
Athens Mar 14, 2005 03:14 AM
Re: Re: Expanded MacNN profile
First Name: Brian
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): Athens
Age: 25 (Dec 7th)
Profession: Night Auditor (Hotel) Computer Business (Self)
Greatest acheivements: none
Fav music: anything but Country
Fav music group or person: Sum41, Offspring, Our Lady Peace, Billy Talent
Listening to now: Billy Talent
Fav TV show: Babylon 5
Fav Movie(s): Back to the Future
Fav food: Pizza / Chinese
Fav drink: Pepsi
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Molson Canadian
Fav book: Computer Manuals
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: who are these people?
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: yes
Believe in ghosts: yes
Car: Honda Prelude 3rd Gen
Computer: (see below)
Mac: 15" iMac G4 w/ Superdrive
Deep dark secret: Its a secret
Secret aspiration: let you know later

Dream Car: VW Jetta/Passat TDI
Sexuality: Straight looking for a Woman
Kids: Not yet
Relationship Status: Single
Height: 168cm
Weight: 81.8kg
Gender: Male
Yearly income: 30k
cat or dog person: rat and cats
outdoor or indoor personality: both
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: No
 
Albert Pujols Mar 14, 2005 03:21 AM
Quote
Originally posted by paul w:
Meating my girlfriend 8 1/2 years ago.
:lol:
 
paul w Mar 14, 2005 03:26 AM
Quote
Originally posted by Albert Pujols:
:lol:
Yeah, corny, but http://badcharacter.com/phpbb/images...s/screwyou.gif
 
Albert Pujols Mar 14, 2005 03:30 AM
Quote
Originally posted by paul w:
Yeah, corny, but http://badcharacter.com/phpbb/images...s/screwyou.gif
hahaha, I think you meant meeting. ;)
 
paul w Mar 14, 2005 03:38 AM
Quote
Originally posted by Albert Pujols:
hahaha, I think you meant meeting. ;)
oh... :lol:
 
Randman Mar 14, 2005 03:56 AM
First Name: Rand
Nickname: none
MacNN Handle(s): Randman
Age: 38
Profession: Journalist/Designer
Greatest acheivements: Covering the NFL, seeing much of the world.
Fav music: Rock.
Fav music group or person: Beatles
Listening to now: Sahara by Michael Palin
Fav TV show: Don't watch much TV
Fav Movie: The Big Lebowski
Fav food: Pizza
Fav drink: Coke
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Vodka (good vodka)
Fav book: No one particular favorite.
Superman or Batman? Superman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly.
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: I believe there's life on other planets. Not sure about this one.
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: None right none as living abroad
Mac: Powerbook17 (rev c)
Deep dark secret: Enjoy playing blackjack a little too much.
Secret aspiration: All of my aspirations are public knowledge.
 
d4nth3m4n Mar 14, 2005 08:59 AM
Quote
Originally posted by ManOfSteal:
Surprised?

:confused:
i'm 25 this year. figured you were older.

First Name: Daniel James
Nickname: Dan
MacNN Handle(s): d4nth3m4n Dan™ DTM goeagle (and others)
Age: 24 (10/2/80)
Profession: delivery driver/bouncer. (on break from cornell, where i'll finish next spring with a degree in international ag/rural development.
Greatest acheivements: making it to all 50 states by the time i was 20
Fav music: rock/blues
Listening to now: Sex Machine- James Brown
Fav TV shows: simpsons? (don't have a TV)
Fav Movies: Paris Texas, lebowski.
Fav food: the $3 burrito i can get in town.
Fav drink: orange juice. no question.
Fav alcoholic Beverage: sierra nevada pale ale
Fav book: been down so long it looks like up to me. blue highways.
Superman or Batman? Batman.
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: huh?
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire (if i can get laid broke, what do i need to be a rock star for?)
Believe in aliens: sure.
Believe in ghosts: Not sure
Car: 1991 ford festiva, and a 1972 bmw 2002 tii that is in shambles.
Computers: 700mhz ibook 14" 500mhz pismo.
Deep dark secret: wouldn't you like to know?
Secret aspiration: go back to hawaii, hike the AT.
Dream Car: Audi S4 avant.
Gender: Male
Height: 6'
Weight: 200lbs
Sexuality: Straight
ethnicity Irish/Italian/German/Iroquois
Relationship Status: bound
Kids: None
Religion: None (dunked into roman catholic.)
Role Model: my parents.
Yearly income: enough to pay to have a good time, not enough to maintain this for very long.
Geek? nope
Indoor or Outdoor? outdoor. easy.
MacNNers on cell phone 3
 
lavar78 Mar 14, 2005 09:04 AM
Quote
Originally posted by d4nth3m4n:
i'm 25 this year. figured you were older.
He is. ;)
 
d4nth3m4n Mar 14, 2005 09:15 AM
Quote
Originally posted by lavar78:
He is. ;)
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1...heman/tard.gif
 
Joshua Mar 14, 2005 10:16 AM
First Name: Joshua
Nickname: Josh and several variations of my last name.
MacNN Handle(s): Joshua
Age: 24
Profession: Law Student / Law Clerk
Greatest achievements: Probably surviving the first year of law school, given some of the unexpected family tragedies and personal struggles that popped up.
Fav music: Jazz
Fav music group or person: Gerry Mulligan
Listening to now: The El rumbling by.
Fav TV show: Lost, Carnivale
Fav Movie: Notorious
Fav food: Lamb Vindaloo or Panang Nue
Fav drink: Tea, usually Earl Grey
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Lagavulin
Fav book: Tough one. Probably Finnegan's Wake by Joyce in terms of the most interesting/memorable reading experience.
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: meh
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: Yep
Believe in ghosts: Nope
Car: Does a CTA U-Pass count?
Mac: 17" Powerbook
Deep dark secret: Nothing exciting.
Secret aspiration: To buy and restore an old movie theatre.
 
RiSE Mar 14, 2005 10:32 AM
First Name: Ryan
Nickname: RiSE
MacNN Handle(s): RiSE
Profession: who ever pays me the most (computer realated), movies
Greatest acheivements: Heelfliped the church gap in my hometown
Fav music: hardcore mostly
Fav music group or person: slick shoes
Listening to now: my dog chewing on his kong
Fav TV show: Good Eats
Fav Movie: Tim burton stuff, old steve martin, anything really.
Fav food: PF changs, Changs SPicy chicken
Fav drink: Coke from a can
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Yugengling Lager
Fav book: The Hottest State
Superman or Batman? batman DUH!
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: Yes they scare me
Believe in ghosts: Yes they sace me
Car: 1999 dodge neon R/T
Computer: AMD64 2800+
Mac: 1.25ghz powermac G4
Secret aspiration: Being a musical.
 
badidea Mar 14, 2005 10:57 AM
First Name: Andreas
Nickname: badidea
MacNN Handle(s): badidea
Age: 32
Profession: engineer (see sig)
Greatest acheivements: beeing better than a later snowboard worldchampion in a race a very long time ago? beeing better than a later kajak worldchampion in a race a very long time ago? I have no idea!
Fav music: everything but folk
Listening to now: a crappy radio station
Fav TV shows: coupling
Fav Movies: every movie from Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Stanley Kubrick
Fav food: don't know, it's all good
Fav drink: tannenzäpfle
Fav alcoholic Beverage: cuba libre
Fav book: high fidelity
Superman or Batman? I'll do Catwoman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: huh?
Rock star or Billionaire: neither
Believe in aliens: sure
Believe in ghosts: no
Car: none
Computers: QS G4, HP C8000 workstation
Deep dark secret: I shave my balls
Secret aspiration: travel the world for ~5 years
Dream Car: Ferrari 330GT
Gender: Male
Height: 184cm
Weight: 79kg
Sexuality: Straight
ethnicity German
Relationship Status: not really sure right now
Kids: None
Religion: None (dunked into roman catholic.)
Role Model: Richard Branson
Yearly income: quite good
Geek? nope
Indoor or Outdoor? outdoor.
MacNNers on cell phone luckily 0
 
Shaddim Mar 14, 2005 11:17 AM
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Demonhood Mar 14, 2005 11:23 AM
Quote
Originally posted by MacNStein:
Secret aspiration: ascension ;)
if it's good enough for Daniel Jackson... :)
 
Scifience Mar 14, 2005 11:29 AM
First Name: Alex
Nickname: Scifience, Nv2U
MacNN Handle(s): Scifience, and some parody on that Jesus_Christ guy that I forget and only posted with once
Age: 15
Profession: Student, Web Designer, Software Developer
Greatest acheivements: Being #1 on the most popular shareware list on MacUpdate for a while and #2 on Apple.com's popular downloads
Fav music: J-POP
Listening to now: Hamasaki Ayumi - GAME
Fav TV shows: I don't watch TV
Fav Movies: Ghost in the Shell (1 and 2), Anything by Miyazaki
Fav food: Anything spicy
Fav drink: Water
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Don't drink
Fav book: The Lord of the Rings
Superman or Batman? Batman
Rock star or Billionaire: Billionaire
Believe in aliens: Yep
Believe in ghosts: No
Car: NoneC8000
Computers: 17 (working) the last time I checked, more if you count the broken ones.
Deep dark secret: I used to subscribe to AOL
Secret aspiration: Move to Japan
Dream Car: Toyota Prius :P
Gender: Male
Height: 176cm
Weight: 54.6kg
Sexuality: Straight
Relationship Status: Does a computer count as a girlfriend? ;)
Kids: None
Religion: Atheist
Role Model: Linus Torvalds
Yearly Income: $35,000 (remember, I'm in high school)
Geek? Absolutely.
Indoor or Outdoor? Indoor.
MacNNers on cell phone? 1 (myself)
 
bubblewrap Mar 14, 2005 11:32 AM
Name: William
Age: 39
Profession: Pilot
Greatest Achievement: see profession
Car: 1990 Porsche(wife's) 1999 Jeep Cherokee, Cessna 172
Drink: Sweet Tea, White Zinfendel
Ailens: Yes
Ghosts: Yes, to a degree.

I do endangered species repopulation of birds and some rehabilitation work.

Other than that, I'm boring.
 
Blue Flame Mar 14, 2005 11:55 AM
First Name: Andrew
Nickname: ??
MacNN Handle(s): Look to the left, is it not obvious?
Age: 24
Profession: Student
Greatest acheivements: Convincing my wife that marrying me was a good idea
Fav music: Rock, Alternative
Listening to now: nothing, i'm in a library -- Nifty Tom 50 on the way into school
Fav TV shows: I don't watch TV, but I watch Alias at a friend's house when I can (don't own a TV)
Fav Movies: Monty Python (any of them), So I Married An Axe Murderer
Fav food: Steak
Fav drink: Beer
Fav alcoholic Beverage: Guiness, Kilkenny
Fav book: What's So Amazing About Grace
Superman or Batman? Superman
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: nope
Believe in ghosts: No
Car: 1999.5 Audi A4 1.8TQMS
Computers: 4
Deep dark secret: I cut part of my sister's finger off when I was a kid
Secret aspiration: To be a rock star
Dream Car: Too many to list; realistically, E39 M5
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 200lbs.
Sexuality: Straight
Relationship Status: Married
Kids: None
Religion: Christian
Role Model: My dad
Yearly Income: <dr. evil> One Billion Dollars </dr. evil>
Geek? My wife reminds me of this every day....
Indoor or Outdoor? Outdoor
MacNNers on cell phone? 1
 
Lateralus Mar 14, 2005 12:12 PM
First Name: Ed
Nickname: Lateralus
MacNN Handle(s): Lateralus, formely PowerMacMan.
Age: 20
Profession: Retail.
Greatest acheivements: Not turning out like the people I grew up around.
Fav music: Nothing specific. I like things that stand out.
Fav music group or person: Tool, The Smashing Pumpkins.
Fav TV show: Babylon 5.
Fav Movie: None.
Fav food: None.
Fav drink: Mountain Dew: Code Red.
Fav alcoholic Beverage: None.
Fav book: None.
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: Kelly
Rock star or Billionaire: Rock star
Believe in aliens: Yes
Believe in ghosts: Yes
Car: None (Trek mountain bike)
Mac: Power Mac G4.
 
benb Mar 14, 2005 12:14 PM
First Name: Benjamin
Nickname: Ben
MacNN Handle(s): benb
Age: 22
Profession: Student
Greatest acheivements: Working with inner city kids
Fav music: Rock, Alternative
Listening to now: Nickel Creek
Fav Movies: The Shawshank Redemption
Fav TV Show: Good Eats
Fav food: Fried Chicken
Fav drink: Dr. Pepper
Fav alcoholic Beverage: JW Black Label
Fav book: Bible
Superman or Batman? Superman
Rock star or Billionaire: Honestly Niether
Believe in aliens: No
Believe in ghosts: No
Car: 1994 Saab 900
Computers: Homemade PC
Deep dark secret: Have a form of Muscular Dystrophy
Secret aspiration: Have a family
Dream Car: 1957 MB 300 SL
Gender: Male
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 125lb
Sexuality: Straight
Relationship Status: Single
Kids: None
Religion: Christian
Role Model: Father
Yearly Income: $5,000
Geek? Nah.
Indoor or Outdoor? Outdoor
MacNNers on cell phone? Zero
 
Mafia Mar 14, 2005 01:37 PM
First Name: Kyler
Nickname: Ky
MacNN Handle(s): Mafia, UltraMafia
Age: 18
Profession: Student
Greatest acheivements: getting 8 points above average on the act while incredibly hung over (retook it and got a 31. meh). lol also being mentioned in a freeware article in MacWorld (Swedish) i still wish i had a copy of that mag.
Fav music: Hard Rock/Alt Rock
Fav music group or person: Green Day, NIN
Listening to now: Dr. Feelgood - Motley Crue (OH YA!)
Fav TV show: ATHF SeaLab 2021, or RobotChicken. (pretty much adult swim)
Fav Movie: Snatch
Fav food: Good Steak.
Fav drink: Dr. Pepper, Water
Fav alcoholic Beverage: heineken, scotch
Fav book: Art Of Deception: Controlling the Human Element Of Security + The Hitchhikers guide
Superman or Batman? Batman
Kelly, Ruben or Fantasia: None, but i'll say Ruben just to represent bham.
Rock star or Billionaire: both?!
Believe in aliens: lifeforms...yes, green men with ray guns...no
Believe in ghosts: in a hypothetical sense yes.
Car: Ford F-150 xtc 1997
Computer: homebuilt amd 2800+ 64 bit.
Mac: Powermac g5 dp 1.8 rev2, powerbook 867mhz g4 reva
Deep dark secret: I liked matrix reloaded. :eek:
Secret aspiration: Bring half life games to the mac. :D

edit: new questions
Sexuality: straight
Kids: no
Relationship Status: single
Height: 6'1
Wheight: 200 lbs
Gender: male
Religion: realist ;)
Role Model: your mom
Yearly income: student so about 15 k a year
cat or dog person: dog
outdoor or indoor personality: indoor
do u consider yourself a geek? be HONEST: yes
 
dillerX Mar 14, 2005 01:53 PM
Flippin' double post.
 
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