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Old 11-14-2011, 12:48 PM   #1
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Was ready to retire about 3 days in

Hey,
Long time lurker here. I've been a regular forum reader for quite a long time now. I remember when W2R was want2retire.

I think I was ready to FIRE about a week into my first "real" job. Though I'm probably more interested in FI than RE.

Anyhow, I'm a developer at megacorp (for about 12 years now) and a bit of a Linux guru. Feel free to hit me with tech questions.

I came out of the woodwork to post in the young dreamers section, so I guess I'll hop on over there.

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Old 11-14-2011, 12:57 PM   #3
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I think I was ready to FIRE about a week into my first "real" job.
Along with moi, and plenty of others. Unfortunately it takes some of us longer than others to get there. No shame in that. Welcome aboard!

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Welcome, Golden Mean, and thanks for de-lurking.

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Hey,
Long time lurker here. I've been a regular forum reader for quite a long time now. I remember when W2R was want2retire.
You really HAVE been lurking a long time. That has been over two years by now.

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I think I was ready to FIRE about a week into my first "real" job. Though I'm probably more interested in FI than RE.

Anyhow, I'm a developer at megacorp (for about 12 years now) and a bit of a Linux guru. Feel free to hit me with tech questions.

I came out of the woodwork to post in the young dreamers section, so I guess I'll hop on over there.

GM
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Old 11-14-2011, 07:13 PM   #5
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But do you remember when REWahoo was REWannabe?
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Old 11-14-2011, 07:37 PM   #6
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Or when the Bunny was ()?
Nope. I don't remember those. The earliest memory I have is of someone (Texas Proud?) that had an animated fly fisherman for an avatar. I think right after that the board got a major overhaul. Maybe?

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Old 11-14-2011, 10:06 PM   #8
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The earliest memory I have is of someone (Texas Proud?) that had an animated fly fisherman for an avatar.
Sounds like Cut-Throat.

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Sounds like Cut-Throat.

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Yea, I like(d) his posts (and his avatar).
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Old 11-15-2011, 09:17 AM   #11
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Sounds like Cut-Throat.

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