Why do you have that avatar?

By DeepMartin ยท 50 replies
Jul 10, 2008
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  1. Iciesangel

    Iciesangel TS Rookie

    I picked mine cuz I love animals:approve:
  2. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,485   +45

    I hate rats :(
  3. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,443   +38

    Isn't that Little Dog from 2 Stupid Dogs? ;)
  4. skitzo_zac

    skitzo_zac TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 418

    My avatar is kind of my logo I suppose that goes along with my 'online alias' of Skitzo_Zac. It contains the letters that make up 'Skitzo_Zac', its kind of hard to explain where the letters are. But if you really want to know, I made an animation last year in 3DS Max that shows where the letters are.

    My Avatar/Logo animation
  5. Iciesangel

    Iciesangel TS Rookie

    Rats in the house, I agree. But I don't mind domesticated rodents.
    I have 2 hamsters.

    I believe so :)
  6. 50crckt51

    50crckt51 TS Rookie

    Lewis Carrol is a favorite author of mine, and the hatter is a complex equation.
  7. tw0rld

    tw0rld TS Maniac Posts: 572   +6

    I like tux.
  8. bobcat

    bobcat TechSpot Paladin Posts: 688   +67

    Well, since my nick is bobcat - see other thread - it makes sense that my av is also a bobcat.

    This way I don't get confused as to who is who. :)
  9. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,001   +2,532

    Mine was out of stock.......

    I've searched high and low for an icon of a disheveled old curmudgeon in a wrinkled, filthy trenchcoat trying to bang his four legged walking cane up somebody's behind with the aid of a brick. Can someone help me? Is this the right thread? Is today Tuesday? I get so confused.
  10. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    just got promoted!
  11. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Posts: 1,986   +12

    Perhaps I should send my photograph, Cap.

    My avatar is a backdrop of my school.
  12. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,001   +2,532

    A Veritable Stroke of Genius......

    Perhaps it's time for me to learn to work the self timer on my new camera....LOL
  13. BorisandBailey

    BorisandBailey TS Enthusiast Posts: 154

    We have two cats, Boris and Bailey. The avatar pictured here is of Bailey, our female calico (okay, all calicos are female). Boris is a male black cat. Bailey is kind of techy...she can put icons on my desktop with a deft press of the paw.
  14. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,001   +2,532


    I would like to thank Boris and Bailey (3) extensively for taking the time and effort to sketch and upload my new avatar. It actually brought a tear to my beady little muck encrusted eye. I hate to nitpick, but you missed the cape and tights. (1)

    I have two cats as well, Bangor, a Maine Coon male with a severe food addiction, (22 pounds), and Matti, a ragdoll male, (2), who wasn't named by me. I probably would have looked up a name of a Burmese king or such, not that I think I could pronounce it.

    I'm excited about my new avatar, since it gives those who so choose, something visual to fixate their animosity upon, in addition to my somewhat controversial prosaic abuse.

    Footnote; (1) We're so just joking about the cape and tights!
    (2) Ragdolls are in large part bred from a "Birman", a long haired asian breed with point markings, such as a Siamese has. Hence the Burmese king reference. Everyone thinks that "Matti" is a female, he's just so damned pretty. I hope this doesn't give him a gender identity crisis, or make him cranky.
    (3) Are all Calicos female? Ya got me on that one.
  15. BorisandBailey

    BorisandBailey TS Enthusiast Posts: 154

    It's true...(almost) all calicos are female

    Except for the very rare calico male (I forget why that is so), calicos are female. Also, most orange tabbies are male...and cranky. Garfield is an accurate depiction, so is Morris from decades ago in the Friskies commercials. "Ohh, Morris, time for din-din!" Morris: "Ohhh, thrillsville."

    Our downstairs neighbor has a hefty Maine coon with a penchant for abundant food. Since we live in Phoenix, he has to go to the vet to give his kitty a full body haircut so he isn't sweltering so much.
  16. treetops

    treetops TS Evangelist Posts: 2,073   +219

    This ninja gaiden intro freeze screen shot is liquid nostalgia for me.

    Its alive!(the thread)
  17. dividebyzero

    dividebyzero trainee n00b Posts: 4,891   +1,264

    10/10 on the unintentional comedy scale looking back over some of these posts.
  18. Marnomancer

    Marnomancer TS Booster Posts: 723   +51

    Me? Batman fan, and I love Linux, and have always had a thing about Halo, so...
  19. learninmypc

    learninmypc TS Evangelist Posts: 7,671   +413

    You don't like rats? Not even Ben or Willard? :(
    OR, ARITHMETIC= A Rat In The House Might Eat The Ice Cream :)
    My avater is what I enjoy,being online.
  20. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,485   +45

    Random pic of myself on my pc, that's all. Most people are afraid to show themselves online. I decided to break the ice.
  21. Technochicken

    Technochicken TechSpot Paladin Posts: 729

    Mine's a picture of one of our pet chickens.
  22. abe10tiger

    abe10tiger TechSpot Paladin Posts: 789   +16

    What is the meaning behind your avatar?

    I just like Fallout New Vegas so much. :)
  23. TekGun

    TekGun TS Booster Posts: 162   +25

  24. NightAngel79

    NightAngel79 TS Booster Posts: 191   +46

    I generally use my favorite Boba Fett avatar all across the web... guess I never got around to setting it here...
  25. milespower

    milespower TS Member Posts: 33

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