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12 Feb 2008, 21:43
"BCC" is the acronym for the primary school I went to. "145" is my class number. Not that creative!
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12 Feb 2008, 22:14
Primary school? Wow.. that's old school man..
I don't even think I still remember my class number back then..
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13 Feb 2008, 07:00
:D GMATClub is fun! I've been using this nick solidcolor on several forums, but have never explained about it.

Solidcolor, simply a strong visual effect. Something to talk about myself too, kinda single-threaded, whole-hearted, one and only. Moreover, it's something about Zen and peace of mind. Well not quite, say when you look into a solid colored pane, you either find a perfect peace of mind, calmness and quietness, or you will go mad for its boredom.
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13 Feb 2008, 13:54
I drive an eclipse and loved spiderman as a kid. I was born on 27th.
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13 Feb 2008, 14:16
el magnifico - the magnificent one. hopefully i will be the one when i take the gmat:)
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13 Feb 2008, 15:07
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like steel, i was concerned about anonymity....and this was the first word that popped in my head!

then i found this cool avatar. and it just all started coming together.. hehe
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13 Feb 2008, 15:14
Talking about sublimal marketing, I should have printed an "ADMIT NC" watermark on all my essay pages. That would have taken care of HBS and MIT. Too late now

dosa_don wrote:
I am not at fault if my subliminal marketing strategy is generating revenue for the Indian Dosa industry
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18 Feb 2008, 13:34
echelon sort of resembles my first and last name combined (operative word being "sort of").
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20 Nov 2011, 06:52
In Turkey, people call employees of ministry of finance as "maliyeci" no matter he is a clerk in a tax office or he is undersecretary. "Maliye" means "public finance", "ci" means "er", i.e. it means "public financer"
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20 Nov 2011, 11:11
As a die hard Man United fan.. I couldnt think of any better name than 'TheRedDevil'
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05 Jan 2012, 06:12
I've used the LRW moniker in other forums and it's pretty simple:
I'm a gal... who travels a lot (consultant).
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05 Jan 2012, 06:51
Sanjuro is a movie directed by Akira Kurosawa. I usually am at loss of words to describe Akira Kurosawa. Most adjectives do injustice to what he means to cinema and Japanese culture. (I am not Japanese)

Though I don't consider Sanjuro as one of his greatest creations, the role played by Mifune is quite memorable and stylish. The movie is a good satire and fun to watch.

The picture attached is also my profile photo in facebook. lol.. now you know who I am.
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01 Feb 2012, 11:22
Nickname : Blue

and I am pyromaniac.

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01 Feb 2012, 17:36
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My sun sign, moon sign, star sign or whatever sign you can conjure up are all Scorpio..I'm a true blue Scorpion!!

I used the screen name scorpionzzz at several places coz there was a time when I used to sleep like crazy... Now I sleep very little and the 'zzz' has been cut down to just a 'z'.. :D
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01 Feb 2012, 18:28
Cecil Paladin is a character from one of my favorite video games of all time...Final Fantasy IV...and 32 is my lucky number!
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05 Jul 2012, 06:54
ha ha! I really like this thread.. chance to get off track and have some fun!

My name: asax
A- first character of my name.
sax - i just like the word. sounds sexy.
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05 Jul 2012, 07:15
stupendous + panda = stupandaus
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Location: India
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05 Jul 2012, 07:48
Well, 'Finmaster' was anyways better than 'Conmaster', you know
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05 Jul 2012, 10:02
Mine is probably pretty self explanatory...I am married to Jon Stewart.

Not when we're awake of course. Just for those 6 or so hours when I drift off to dreamland. When we're awake, he is married to a nice lady and lives in multiple million dollar homes and I live alone with my dog in Brooklyn...so basically, we're both doing pretty well.

Honestly, I picked it on a whim. I was tired of all of my other online handles and in a lot of ways, my chances of getting into the MBA program I want are about as good as my chances of marrying Mr. Stewart. But it doesn't mean I can't try...to have both of my dreams come true
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06 Sep 2012, 05:53
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I practice High Diving; nothing else beyond that, I'm afraid
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