This is a discussion on Where does your user name come from? within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by goldshellback <---------- short for Golden Shellback, it's the term given to sailors who have crossed the international date-time line (180th meridian) AND ...
I guess we're the one's left to lead the 'wogs' in the traditions of our brothers before us..............
"Just getting a concealed carry permit means you haven't commited a crime yet. CCP holders commit crimes." Daniel Vice, senior attorney for the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, quoted on Fox & Friends, 8 Jul, 2008
(Sometimes) "a fight avioded is a fight won." ... claude clay
In a previous life I was a radio DJ...It was my air name because my real name was "too ethnic" back in the day...
"Let us speak courteously, deal fairly, and keep ourselves armed and ready."
NRA Life Member since 2010
Arkie...live in Arkansas, and was 45 when I started using the name. I was a beta tester for AOL way back when, and was Arkie. Eventually, there were a lot of Arkansans using the name, so added the 45 about 11 years ago. Now I can apply the 45 to this:
I am a gold prospector/miner.
If you died today and stood in front of God and He asked you " Why should I let you into My Heaven?" what would you say?
Came on my birth certificate and never felt the need for a crafty screen name to hide behind.
my username (and email addresses etc) all came from nothing. the 9890 are next to each other on the keyboard and I the y and the z are just letters.
A play on the German (Gerries) Blitzkrieg. Admired their tactics but not so much their ideals.
I Shoot Birds With A Canon.
Cuz I once ate a leech on a bet. YumYum