screen name stolen

This is a discussion on screen name stolen within the A Brief History of Cprogramming.com forums, part of the Community Boards category; Originally Posted by kryptkat And I am sure you all would want me and everyone to know that you did ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by kryptkat View Post
    And I am sure you all would want me and everyone to know that you did not do something malicious that someone else did right?
    Not really.
    I'm a regular subscriber to 5 forums. I use the usenet extensively on several groups and yet a few more private nntp groups. I'm a member of two organizations and my email box is a meeting place with a lot of people from around the world.

    Now... if I see someone with the names mario, marfig, mario f. or krugar, do you really think I will bother myself letting all these people know?

    Be real. If someone one day asks you if you are that person, you know what to answer. That's the direction you should take. Not the other way around.

    And one more thing... no one stole your name, ok. It's not yours.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dwks View Post
    No, but you could use something like "MacGyver, master Deathray Engineer". Though I'm not sure if Elysia would like that or not.
    Hmm, I can't understand why Elysia would object, but I'm even less certain why that would matter to me.

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    "YOUR" nickname "STOLEN"? hm... No offence but as that redneck guy in Simpsons once said : Are you some kind of moron?

    *lol*

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    Are you some kind of moron?
    If you are one, be careful of this guy.
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    > If you are one, be careful of this guy.
    Haha, almost fell off my chair!

    Makes me wonder if you didn't just 'invent' him for a laugh

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    Some politician that can't get it up stole my nick, you don't see me complaining.

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    You can get this screenname-- "kryptkat_the_original" . So people get to know that you r the original one and the other is duplicate.

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