Birthyear in username? Why?

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    C++ Witch laserlight's Avatar
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    FYI, I wasn't born in 0007 AD , nor 2007
    Ah, must be 1907. Happy to see that we have a centenarian among us
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    With the stuffed animals for your avatar you could be 7 years old for all we know zack. What a child prodigy you are.
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