Time to ditch avatars?

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Re: Time to ditch avatars?

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Milord wrote: I tried to bring it in once, too big, fail, gave up.

I didn't have the guts to request a Mod help because everything was busy at first.

So when there's time, some helpful soul might help me out.
I'm talking about the one you had recently, up until a week or so ago.
Wasn't that David Byrne?
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There's someone in my head, but it's not me.

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Re: Time to ditch avatars?

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Sure, we all get sick of each other's avatars from time to time.
They are sort of like CV photos...
Sometimes I have a difficult time caring what someone writes if their avatar is too obnoxious (e.g., New Kid on the Block).
If no one was allowed one, I'd lose a nice visual cue, and I would feel more like I were reading a tedious academic paper. Then again, it would sort of level the playing field-- kinda like wearing a uniform to school.
Also, it's not always the avatar that might be annoying, but the username.
Granted, my avatar now (Rai) is a bit on the juvy side, but when the mood strikes, I can change it up whenever I want.
What can you do?--have everyone wear grey and chant the same slogan? Of course not.
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Re: Time to ditch avatars?

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I'm talking about the one you had recently, up until a week or so ago.
Wasn't that David Byrne?
Not me. None yet.

I was a Mallard with face.
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Milord wrote:
I'm talking about the one you had recently, up until a week or so ago.
Wasn't that David Byrne?
Not me. None yet.

I was a Mallard with face.
Yeah, I'm with you. My bad.

So, who am I thinking of? :facepalm: :whip:
There's someone in my head, but it's not me.

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Maybe 'FreeSocrates'.

I don't know, I was really drunk at the time. :oops:
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