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Misspelled names? as in..."Poly"........

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by PollyBass, Aug 19, 2003.

  1. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    Anyone else on the boards get their name misspelled alot? Almost everyone calls me "Poly" which means "more than one", whereas "Polly" is a common name.

    Anyone else with names that get spelled wrong? AND I'M NOT TALKING ABOUT YOU SWEDISH elduean mar and Ivar FOO LOO SHAUN...........

    I mean, how the HELL do you expect our (my) tiny american brain to remember a name thats really awesome and beutiful? Phhtttt :spit:

    Give ME "John Black" ANYDAY.....

    *goes to corner, crys*

    EDIT: i'm talking about TB names, if their your real name or not.
  2. Some people thought my user name was a reference to Budweiser. It's not my favorite beer, it tastes like water to me. Ombudsman is a real word, open up the dictionary.

    BTW, your avatar looks like a drunk man sleeping on the table. :D
  3. Poly, stop whining, go grap yourself a beer, and go watch tv. Mmmkay?
  4. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    Not a big fan of art, eh?
  5. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    Yeah, I might as well go grap myself a beer.
  6. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
  7. So which famous artist was doing paintings of drunk men? :D

  8. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    What? whats that WONG ROT ?
  9. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    That would be the vampire, a pretty famous painting by Munch.
  10. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    people call me "Dave Costello" but that's ok because it's the actual translation of my last name and also to have the same last name as Elvis Costello is :cool:
  11. noone says my whole username, so no.
  12. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    I have seen Killdar spelled Killar, Kildar, Kiladar, Kildare, or any other combination of that. I know exactly how you feel Polie.
  13. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002

    please, if you must you gotta go with Robert Wong :D
  14. christoph h.

    christoph h.

    Mar 26, 2001
    the best one i ever saw was this one, although it's not really a misspelling:


    other than that i always wonder how you can misspell the name of someone you're "talking" to.
    a lot of times it seems as if people don't even try to get it right, which (in a way) shows lack of respect.
  15. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    hehehehe, that's hilarious, for some reason, my brain was like:"wait...what's wrong with calling him dan?.....
    ooohhh yeah....dan" :p
  16. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    Just one thing... We're Icelandic... :þ

    And that Michael Dimin thing is hilarious! :D
  17. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    On my other forums people sometimes spell my name Fijam, idk why, and one guy asked me how to purnnounce "figjam" it hought that was weird.

  18. Your name looks like american cocaine, and i ALWAYS think it is, cause your name is too run-together.

    Alot of people call me junior, but thats not what the jr means. It's my initials.


    Jun 1, 2003
    Orlando, FL
    eh, defeldus isnt too hard to spell, but it still happens sometimes. no biggie, i usually just hint them about it by purposedly spelling their name wrong. :)
  20. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Well, I prefer just destroying names if I'm going to mis-spell them.

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