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Old 05-21-2012, 11:48 PM   #31
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there was this girl who had this name, her father must've been a crazy lakers/magic fan. i liked her name and took it.
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Old 05-21-2012, 11:49 PM   #32
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From the song Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UjsXo9l6I8
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Old 05-21-2012, 11:54 PM   #33
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My name's Ryan. My now ex-girlfriend used to sometimes half-kiddingly call me RyPie. She heard another girl call me that one day though, so she decided to find something similar to RyPie but more unique and her own. She settled on another dessert - cake; so awkwardly, it was RyCake, which was later understandably shortened to Rake for the sake of brevity.

From there, Rake seemed to be an anonymous enough name to use for usernames and whatnot, so that's how we arrived here. The name has outlasted the woman. The numbers are my two jersey numbers: 22 and 4 (in honor of Joe Dumars).
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Old 05-21-2012, 11:56 PM   #34
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My name's Ryan. My now ex-girlfriend used to sometimes half-kiddingly call me RyPie. She heard another girl call me that one day though, so she decided to find something similar to RyPie but more unique and her own. She settled on another dessert - cake; so awkwardly, it was RyCake, which was later understandably shortened to Rake for the sake of brevity.

From there, Rake seemed to be an anonymous enough name to use for usernames and whatnot, so that's how we arrived here. The name has outlasted the woman.

Really? You learn something new everyday.

I was always under the impression that you were some huge ladies man who played basketball, taught school by day, and was balls-deep in some horny teenage schoolgirl's azz by night lol.

Rake being the Modern English old school term for playboy of course.
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:04 AM   #35
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Plus I thought it was a cool, yet simple name. Been using it as a forum user name since about 1999.
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:09 AM   #36
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StroShow was actually taken, so I put his number at the end.
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:29 AM   #37
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I wanted an online ID to go by, and I decided to spell a word weird. It was initally Maniack when I used it, but that looked dumb so I took out the C.

Sadly it's used by other people

I've considered getting something better but I'm not sure.
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:46 AM   #38
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I like the pull up jumper...the one t-mac used to do in orlando http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4q30jJzUSMI thats a nice one
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:57 AM   #39
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I'll give you 3 guesses.
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Old 05-22-2012, 12:57 AM   #40
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My name is Rocco, those close to me call me Roc. The steady just comes from really being into rhythm and the music that has great beats like hip hop and soul. Plus, when people 'rock steady' they're usually noddin to the beat and feelin it.

As of late, I attempt to keep a level head and stay pretty chill keeping a steady mentality, despite that not being my nature since birth/childhood.

The 22 is because that was my number for hockey and has been my favorite number since I was like 4 because of this guy



Dino Ciccarelli, a badass hockey player who played for the Caps. He was really small, Italian and feisty just like me when I was a kid so I always loved his style and adopted the '22' as a personal number.


Edit: Stupid me lmao. The 22 I only use for my Twitter account. My bad
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Old 05-22-2012, 01:00 AM   #41
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The Alamo is in San Antonio. Also, the Spurs used to play in the Alamodome





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Old 05-22-2012, 01:14 AM   #42
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FX sitcom, but it's not my favorite show or anything. Whenever I make an account name, I usually just think of things that relates to what I'm doing at that time. I was watching the show prior to joining ISH, so I named after it without much thinking. My youtube account is named after the music I was listening to, my online poker account is named after the movie I watched right before, and one of the video game account I got a blowjob on that day, so I named it blewjob.
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Old 05-22-2012, 01:27 AM   #43
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Mines simple. I just kinda copied my name from a football site (Philly_Phan) because all the other names I tried were taken.
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Old 05-22-2012, 01:31 AM   #44
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I used to be in The Matrix hardcore when it came out. Back in 2000 I wanted a Matrix-like screenname so I choose Numeric. Too many people had it so I made Meticode which means "Detailed code".
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Old 05-22-2012, 01:41 AM   #45
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Nickname from the ball courts . . . Ice cold and buttery smooth
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