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Old 11-15-2006, 11:31 PM   #361
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Face behind the Name!!


My son, the wizard, and his pet dragon (Dad) last Halloween.
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Old 11-19-2006, 03:21 AM   #362
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Me on the right. Behind the Practical Fishkeeping stand at the UK's biggest fish festival. It had one plant stall.



And in Tucson, Arizona.

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Old 11-19-2006, 06:18 AM   #363
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i guess i'll attribute. i've been fortunate to meet two members here, who have come into my fish store. so there are only 2 people who have seen me. here i am (left) with the girlfriend on the right:
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Old 11-20-2006, 05:34 PM   #364
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And in Tucson, Arizona.


George, Correct me if I am wrong, but I was told once that hand gesture considered rude in Great Britain? I take no offense, I just want to know if I was misled for years. . .
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Old 11-20-2006, 05:36 PM   #365
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That is how we say "I'm ok!" when scuba diving, so if it is rude then divers should get a new sign language
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Old 11-20-2006, 05:53 PM   #366
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this is me ....in belize...and no, im not with fresh newby
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Old 11-20-2006, 06:47 PM   #367
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That is how we say "I'm ok!" when scuba diving, so if it is rude then divers should get a new sign language

Cultural differences, I am aware that it is not considered offensive in the states, I grew up knowing it as 'OK' as well. I was told that someone ordered 3 eggs that way in Wales and really offended the server. I just want to verify the story for my own curiosity.
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Old 11-20-2006, 08:18 PM   #368
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George, Correct me if I am wrong, but I was told once that hand gesture considered rude in Great Britain? I take no offense, I just want to know if I was misled for years. . .
No, it's not rude in the UK. I believe it may be in certain areas of Brazil though.

We are both divers (I've also been to Belize) and I think the photo was taken just after some story telling!
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Old 11-20-2006, 09:24 PM   #369
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No, it's not rude in the UK. I believe it may be in certain areas of Brazil though.

We are both divers (I've also been to Belize) and I think the photo was taken just after some story telling!
i could ask my brazilian friends about that one...although i do know that it is offensive if you hit the bottom of your fists together at someone...its like when we give the middle finger (in brazil)
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Old 12-12-2006, 02:24 AM   #370
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I dislike photos of myself a little less than my wife does her photos. So, in the interest of self preservation, I've cropped myself out of a picture of us prior to our wedding - dressed nice and tidy with a little more hair than today. Not hip or cool, just 53.
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Old 12-13-2006, 02:03 AM   #372
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ok..forgot a bit..did i mention i'm not a computer geek..thats my wife..
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Old 12-15-2006, 01:32 AM   #373
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Im in my Avatar. I am a fish geek but not a computer geek!
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Old 12-15-2006, 02:03 AM   #374
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Me on a snorkeling excursion during my honeymoon.
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Old 12-19-2006, 05:06 PM   #375
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