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Toker Villain

Big Wall climber
Toquerville, Utah
Dec 25, 2012 - 02:42pm PT
Locker, thats what you get when Cerro Torre mates with a blue buttplug.
Wayno

Big Wall climber
Seattle, WA
Dec 25, 2012 - 03:05pm PT
Taco? There is a Taco bus just down the street. Must be some other dweeb named Wayno. Do I look like cheese or something?
10b4me

Boulder climber
Somewhere on 395
Dec 25, 2012 - 03:17pm PT
That thing is COOL!!!

+1
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Dec 25, 2012 - 04:42pm PT
No sh#t dude, you're about three fries and a happy meal short of Heath Ledger's Joker. I'm going to have bad dreams tonight, I just know it. Until things change I blame Hartouni.

what?!

hey, I use my own name and it ends up being very strange sometimes when strangers come up to me... but it's part of the posting thing, and keeps me from posting crap you wouldn't want you Mom to know you'd written... which is a good think IMHO...


bvb is another unmistakable character out in the world... if he had Tarbuster's wardrobe you'd be thinking of the Panama Red cartoon character on that NRPS album cover...
Vitaliy M.

Mountain climber
San Francisco
Dec 25, 2012 - 05:07pm PT
it ends up being very strange sometimes when strangers come up to me...

I was one of those strangers once. :)
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Dec 25, 2012 - 05:18pm PT
yes indeed, but I figured it out pretty quickly...
...and while strange I don't dislike it (otherwise I'd stop posting and go away, which might be welcome for some)

my takeaway thoughts from meeting Vitaliy M. at PGSV were: 1) he's taller than I thought and 2) I should change my avatar picture to one where I'm not smiling (I wasn't that day)...
MH2

climber
Dec 25, 2012 - 05:37pm PT
I hope he doesn't visit the taco and find out.


Ha ha! The real world and the Taco are completely separate, except for Big Mike who straddles the divide like the Colossus of Rhodes.
Anastasia

climber
InLOVEwithAris.
Dec 25, 2012 - 06:39pm PT
Big Mike...

You have both my admiration and respect.

:)AFS
WBraun

climber
Dec 25, 2012 - 06:41pm PT
I've never been discovered yet.

I have been very successful.

No one knows who I am ......
happiegrrrl

Trad climber
www.climbaddictdesigns.com
Dec 25, 2012 - 06:46pm PT
I have often had people come up to me and say things like "I like the things you post..." on here, or on RC.com(a few years ago, not much going on there any more).

When I ask what their username is, they often don't want to say. Sometimes they just don't post much, or ever. People would be surprised at the number of people who keep up with these forums but never post. But sometimes I get the feeling, when they act weird about it, that it is because they are embarrassed about the stuff the do post. The ones who say "it's the internet; it's not real" are generally in this category.

eKat

Trad climber
Less than a second shy of 49 minutes
Dec 25, 2012 - 06:52pm PT
People would be surprised at the number of people who keep up with these forums but never post.

Yeah. . . the lurker/poster ratio is a lot like hummingbirds at a feeder. . . they say, if you see ONE at the feeder, there are another 1,400 out in the bush!

bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. . .
Ken M

Mountain climber
Los Angeles, Ca
Dec 25, 2012 - 06:56pm PT
Burchey, you seem to be fitting in pretty well here, and you seem to be just about the same as over on the Whitney boards.

This atmosphere is a lot more open, don't you find?
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Dec 25, 2012 - 07:36pm PT
My daughter told me that somebody from her gym recognized her from one of the pictures I posted here. He said something like "I didn't know your dad is Moosedrool".
paganmonkeyboy

climber
mars...it's near nevada...
Dec 25, 2012 - 07:46pm PT
i used to be a famous internet loudmouth...now i'm retired and live off the royalties ;-)
rottingjohnny

Sport climber
mammoth lakes ca
Dec 25, 2012 - 07:47pm PT
Is Werner Braun a real person...? Seriously..? RJ
donini

Trad climber
Ouray, Colorado
Dec 25, 2012 - 08:00pm PT
Werner is a deity.
Big Mike

Trad climber
BC
Dec 25, 2012 - 08:08pm PT



Ha ha! The real world and the Taco are completely separate, except for Big Mike who straddles the divide like the Colossus of Rhodes.


For me this place is just a microcosm of the real world. But one is even more accountable here since the words are recorded. I do enjoy the ability to be able to learn from others in different parts of the world, and gain immensely from the knowledge of all things climbing which is extremely rich here on the taco!




Big Mike...

You have both my admiration and respect.

:)AFS

Anastasia, wow! Little old me? ;) thanks. I just try and treat others as human beings... Pretty simple really. I am human also though and sometimes I get a little carried away as well.. Like I read recently, the important thing is to realize when you're being a dickwad and make amends. ;)
Vitaliy M.

Mountain climber
San Francisco
Dec 25, 2012 - 08:10pm PT
I also feel like I'm less of a dumba55 these days
-Burchey

Credit: Vitaliy M.

Is Werner Braun a real person...? Seriously..? RJ
Yes! I heard he is usually life of the party!
Credit: Vitaliy M.
bvb

Social climber
flagstaff arizona
Dec 25, 2012 - 08:15pm PT
i used to be a famous internet loudmouth

Me, hellza I'm just getting warmed up.
Jeremy

Social climber
Albuquerque, NM
Dec 25, 2012 - 10:16pm PT
Wow just got back from climbing and this stupid f*#k hasn't been deleted/banned?

F*#k off you stupid troll. Go elsewhere.

Now would be preferable.

Jeremy
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