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What's the story behind your avatar?

Discussion in 'OFF TOPIC' started by Rams and Gators, Jun 10, 2014.

  1. Rams and Gators

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    As some of you may have noticed I can't settle on one avatar, some of you are much better at it than I am, so what's the story behind your's and the trick to finding that one magical one?
     
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    Hopefully mine is self evident, but I can understand this approach not working for everyone. :)
     
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    I'm the Dude, man.
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    I'm the dude, man.
     
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    if I see something that catches my eye, it becomes an avatar
     
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    Back in college, I had my own show on the college radio station for a year. This is what I used as my theme song:

     
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    Got any old recordings of it? I'd like to hear that.
     
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    No. I wish I did. I used the play the hell out of my old backup tape. (What DJs were advised to make just in case they couldn't make it for their show.)

    It was a fun time. My show was called Open Til Midnight and I did 80s and Classic Rock because I really didn't have the collection to do just one or the other. I did a special event once where I did the station's whole 6 hour broadcast day called "All Dave, All Hines*, All Day, All Night" The radio station's adviser remembered that one for years.

    *my last name
     
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    Pretty cool. Shame you don't have any of those. Woulda been entertaining to hear that .
     
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    As long as we're talking avatars, I'm considering a change.

    Any opinions regarding current avatar vs. this?

    [​IMG]
     
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    Yeah that one looks brighter and better. My avatar? Lack of creativity.
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    I'll store that one away. Thanks!
     
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    I had to re-do it because it smelled like the patriots (see above).
     
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    No, that wouldn't have worked. It looks good. Thanks again @-X-
     
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    Prefer something more beastly? lol

    [​IMG]
     
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    He *could* always just use a picture of Deion Sanders... ;)
     
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    No, but I'm saving it anyway cause it's hilarious. (y)

    No, that's not gonna happen. :sneaky:
     
  19. Memento

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    Um, to be on topic, I chose my avatar because I'm a huge nerd/fan of Pokémon. Have played the series for years, have written Pokémon fanfictions, and I decided to go with my favorite legend: Giratina.

    Before the forum was modified and all, I had a purely black avatar that had a face grinning in the darkness (surprisingly enough, it was one of the options the forum already had). I chose it because I thought it looked cool.
     
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    I'd smoke that with my Articuno.
    I remember that. I threw a bunch of random avatars in the gallery when I first made the board, and that was one of my favorites.