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Steve R & SteveR

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An interesting dilemma. Two long time CH posters, one in Pa (currently SteveR) and one in NY (currently Steve R...me). Small signature difference but enough.

However... when one does a Steve R search (I was looking for my old posts), one gets all the Pa postings, since he apparently used to be Steve R on the old boards (and I used to be Steve R.: notice the . )

Now everyone I know thinks I'm the go to guy for Pa. and he'll probably get my bad reputation. Whatever are we to do to sort this out?

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  1. Unfortunately, there's not really anything that can be done here. One of the perils of choosing non-unique usernames is just this sort of confusion.

    1. New York Steve R, there's only one thing to do: we must bring down and destroy Pa Steve R! This board isn't big enough to support two Steve Rs and everybody knows a Brooklyn Steve R can kick the a** of a lesser Steve R. Who is this doppelganger?!!

      BTW, I'm just kidding. Can I change my handle to Steve R 2.0?

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      1. re: Pupster

        That does it. I'm changing my name to Bob Martinez!! Pupsteve?

        1. re: Steve R

          In that case I'm changing my name to Martinowitz.