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Old 05-04-2013, 03:10 AM   #1
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Try this again. I often wonder if there's a story behind names I see on here.


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Old 05-04-2013, 03:11 AM   #2
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Good word. Typos on the thread name have caused me to delete and repost twice. I give up. You know what I meant.


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my last name is Weir, when asked by people how to spell it I say "weird without the d"
I run as well, my wife and I just did the Gettysburg marathon last weekend, during training periods we put in 30 to 50 mile weeks. my last 5k time was 23:17, I want to get down to 20 minutes.

so, running weird.
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Nickname from high school. Has to do with my last name.
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Yes there is a story behind my username, The name explains it all. It is my username on all forums, I subscribe too, but I should really change it to Afghanvet_3x because I have been there 3 times and Iraq once. I don't change it because I would get confused between forums so I just keep it simple.
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my last name is Weir, when asked by people how to spell it I say "weird without the d"
I run as well, my wife and I just did the Gettysburg marathon last weekend, during training periods we put in 30 to 50 mile weeks. my last 5k time was 23:17, I want to get down to 20 minutes.

so, running weird.
Exactly what I'm looking for.
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Yes there is a story behind my username, The name explains it all. It is my username on almost all forums, but I should really change it to Afghanvet_3x because I have been there 3 times and Iraq once. I don't change it because I would get confused between forums so I just keep it simple.
Semper Fi?

I'm not a Marine. But good for you. I have good friends who have done multiple tours.
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Mine is simple too... Nickname and location... Although people tend to think I have something special for an animated rodent in a nearby county.

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Semper Fi?

I'm not a Marine. But good for you. I have good friends who have done multiple tours.
I am not a marine either (my head wouldn't fit in the jar) but I am in the Army, I am an Apache mechanic Been in the 82nd Airborne Division since I joined 9 yrs ago.
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Mine is really meaningless...for the most part. I'm a total geek and love Chess (not to be confused with being good at Chess; I'm not). I am infatuated with how the knight moves. I am also (mostly) of Irish descent. For some other forum's name, I looked up the name for that Chess piece in Gaelic..."Ridire".


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