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Online Noisy Rhysling

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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1500 on: October 11, 2017, 11:03:17 AM »
"Noisy" Rhysling was a spacer who got blinded and spent his time writing poems, some of which he sang. "The Green Hills of Earth"* was one such. I had that poem printed out and posted in my gun tub. It reminded me of the "Earth" I had left behind when I joined the Navy.

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*Part of the eponymous short story collection by Robert Heinlein.
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1501 on: April 02, 2018, 06:28:29 AM »
hey  :D
This is where my nickname comes from



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and my avatar needs no explanation :D
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1502 on: April 02, 2018, 06:32:34 AM »
Yeah. Its still a racial slur though.

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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1503 on: August 11, 2018, 02:57:21 PM »
Username --> Combination of random people I know. It's a pseudonym I created perhaps 13 years ago in attempt to anonymity. Probably useless now in today's internet.

Avatar --> I suppose this one is self-explanatory lol.

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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1505 on: April 13, 2019, 01:50:57 AM »
I work on robots.  Often stochastically.

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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1506 on: April 13, 2019, 02:12:10 AM »
And my avatar is a small robot with a paper top hat.

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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1507 on: April 13, 2019, 08:05:12 AM »
Welcome aboard, Stocastibot. Neat name and avatar. How long have you been a roboticist (if that's the right term)?
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1508 on: April 14, 2019, 02:53:25 PM »
My username is just an android character i rp'd with and kinda stuck. Avatar is awol until i find one I like lol.
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« Reply #1509 on: April 17, 2019, 12:55:13 PM »
Welcome aboard, Stocastibot. Neat name and avatar. How long have you been a roboticist (if that's the right term)?

Roboticist is correct.  7 years total as a roboticist---6 for my PhD, and a year now in a postdoc.

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« Reply #1510 on: April 17, 2019, 01:32:10 PM »
Welcome aboard, Stocastibot. Neat name and avatar. How long have you been a roboticist (if that's the right term)?

Roboticist is correct.  7 years total as a roboticist---6 for my PhD, and a year now in a postdoc.

Are you battling against the coming of our robot overlords, or battling for the subjugation of humanity? ;)
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1511 on: April 18, 2019, 02:04:41 AM »
Welcome aboard, Stocastibot. Neat name and avatar. How long have you been a roboticist (if that's the right term)?

Roboticist is correct.  7 years total as a roboticist---6 for my PhD, and a year now in a postdoc.

Are you battling against the coming of our robot overlords, or battling for the subjugation of humanity? ;)

Definitely for the subjugation of humanity...the poor robots need all the help they can get.


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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1512 on: August 08, 2019, 02:35:17 PM »
I found my user name on my birth certificate, and my avatar is a pile of unruled paper blowing about in a blizzard.
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1513 on: August 08, 2019, 04:09:45 PM »



That's hilarious! Thanks for posting.
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Re: Explain your username + avatar
« Reply #1514 on: August 08, 2019, 09:30:28 PM »
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What do ya do with a drunken robot
What do ya do with a drunken robot
 Early in the morning?”


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