Reply to post: Re: No idea what my username was...

Remember CompuServe forums? They're still around! Also they're about to die

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Re: No idea what my username was...

"And yet the more polite set still throw around that tired old Internet Slur at the expense of those allegedly with more "robust" language."

Diamonds last forever, and some things last even longer - at this point you may as well gracefully accept the fact that you are going to be collectively known as "Merkins" until well beyond the end of the universe and get on with life.

Protesting about it certainly won't encourage the rest of us forget it.

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