Who do you live near?

By Phantasm66
Jun 9, 2003
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  1. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 6,504

    Man, I would HAVE to be desperate to have to resort to some of you ;)

    However, I am of the opinion that one can never have too many friends - especially friends who are interested in computing. There's not enough people who are. At least, people who are and know a little about what they are talking about, anyway.

    99% of people on this site are cool and I would invite them into my home.
  2. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 6,304   +52 Staff Member

    USA - Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

    Some recognizable areas near me include San Jose (30 minutes away), Santa Clara and San Francisco (1.5 hours away).
  3. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 6,304   +52 Staff Member

    It's okay Phantasm.. You deserve someone lik Nic... :eek:
  4. Nic

    Nic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,928

    Not quite sure how to take that. :confused:
  5. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 6,504

    But I'd be thinking of you, Rick!! ;)
  6. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,268

    Lol..a very nice thread Darth Vader:D!

    Born in a puny little country located at Borneo island called Brunei.
    Moved to Perth, WA, a laid-back city to further my education last December. Currently 16 years old and getting heavier each day with all the fresh dairy products and meat;)!
  7. MYOB

    MYOB Newcomer, in training Posts: 527

    Dublin, Ireland...

    Nearest geographical forum member is probably TS|Thomas (Wicklow I think)
  8. ---agissi---

    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,382   +15

    Love the triple post Phant :grinthumb :D :p
  9. acidosmosis

    acidosmosis TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,574

    lol I told ya Phant, your a double, even triple poster! hehehe :p
  10. Nodsu

    Nodsu Newcomer, in training Posts: 9,431

    Let's add an obscure location with accented characters in it.. :eek:

    I live in a village called Ääsmäe, near our very own capital Tallinn (quiz point - Tallinn is the capital of Estonia (another quiz point - Estonia is located in Europe))

    If anyone happens to have some business in this desolate corner of the world then they are welcome to let me know and perhaps get the chance to see my basement and chains ;)

    I suppose the geographically closest people to me are Mic and Per. I think Mic actually has been to Estonia, but I was young and dumb then - we didn't hook up :mad:
  11. Nick

    Nick Newcomer, in training Posts: 216

    So many european's on the techspot forums, so much, I think we need to rename it to Eurospot!
  12. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    Savonlinna, Finland.

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    You can see the building where I live if you look closely (no, not that castle ;)).
  13. Nick

    Nick Newcomer, in training Posts: 216

    yay a finn! I'm half finnish! I don't know much about Finland but finn's rock!
     
  14. Arris

    Arris TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 4,508   +81

    Aberdeen Scotland.

    I'm flying out of Glasgow to go on holiday on the 30th of June, I'll probably be down the weekend before flying out so could arrange to meet up for a quiet drink or two then ;)
  15. JackieChanIsGOD

    JackieChanIsGOD Newcomer, in training Posts: 83

    I'm from Mississauga... just outside of Toronto...
    We have the second largest mall in Canada.......... whoopdie doooo
  16. Elcarion

    Elcarion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 188

    I live in Tampa, Florida. That's about an hour from Kissimmee. "Where's that?", you say. Kissimmee is where Walt Disney World is located. Shhh, most tourists think they're in Orlando!
  17. JackieChanIsGOD

    JackieChanIsGOD Newcomer, in training Posts: 83

    ^I knew that...
    But then again, i went there like 5 times...


    Point where you live with some 1337 paint skills... i have a buddy from Finland... i don't know where he's from though... forgot the name...
  18. Tarkus

    Tarkus TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 837

    I live near (relatively) to Rick. I'm in Martinez Ca and he's about 2 hours away in Santa Cruz.
  19. Spliffmeister

    Spliffmeister TechSpot Paladin Posts: 527

    I'm from Manchester, in the North West of England. Somewhere under the smoke haze.... :p

    I've got my eye on you Phant ;)
  20. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 6,504

    Hey mate, you know you are always more than welcome to visit if you are ever in the area. Just don't go into my kitchen! ;)
  21. XtR-X

    XtR-X Newcomer, in training Posts: 1,040

    LOL! VERY TRUE! I didn't realize that alot of you were European. It's no wonder why during my time PST (Pacific Standard Time) like only 4-5 users are on. All activity must go on at night then.

    Anyways, I live in Los Angeles, California. I frequently visit Las Vegas if you're ever around there.
  22. JSR

    JSR Banned Posts: 730

    southern california

    disneyland.................for the rest of the world.............for those in the know..........i live in irvine, california.............xtrx is my nearest victim................if he gets near my kitchen too:chef:
  23. acidosmosis

    acidosmosis TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,574

    Would that mean we would be unknowingly served roast Xtr-X?
  24. JSR

    JSR Banned Posts: 730

    phant must be a gourmet

    as this was his reference towards anyone who would have come visit.............but, not a bad idea
  25. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 6,504

    Re: phant must be a gourmet

    Admittedly, I have only just read the last couple of posts, but I have absolutely no idea what you are talking about.

    If you are going to talk about me, please speak english.


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