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Facebook URL user names are now available

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jun 13, 2009 5:15 am

Greetings,

Just thought it might be worth bringing to your attention that if you have a facebook account, you can go to... http://www.facebook.com/username and get yourself a customised URL. For example, mine is http://www.facebook.com/pauldavy

Obviously, if you've got a pretty common name, or if you're after something particularly funky, you'll want to get in quick. Hence why I'm telling you. :tongue:

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Postby Ben » Sat Jun 13, 2009 6:41 am

Thanks Paul

I got in quick before all those other ben oloughlins had a chance!
mua ha ha!

facebook.com/ben.oloughlin
cheers

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Postby Dhammanando » Sat Jun 13, 2009 8:08 am

    ...and this thought arose in the mind of the Blessed One:
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Postby cooran » Sat Jun 13, 2009 8:13 am

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Postby acinteyyo » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:20 am

Pubbe cāhaṃ bhikkhave, etarahi ca dukkhañceva paññāpemi, dukkhassa ca nirodhaṃ. (M.22)
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Postby thornbush » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:23 am

retrofuturist wrote:....or if you're after something particularly funky...

Like Pet Shop Boys huh :tongue:

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Postby jcsuperstar » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:24 am

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Postby Fede » Sat Jun 13, 2009 8:16 pm

"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

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Postby genkaku » Sun Jun 14, 2009 10:04 am

Not that I have figured Facebook out or do much business there, but ...

http://facebook.com/genkaku.adamfisher

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Postby Mawkish1983 » Sun Jun 14, 2009 11:45 am

Well if we're sharing :D

http://www.facebook.com/mawkish1983

(and http://www.myspace.com/mawkish1983 if you're of a childish disposition :D)

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Re: Facebook URL user names are now available

Postby appicchato » Sun Jun 14, 2009 12:36 pm

genkaku wrote:Not that I have figured Facebook out or do much business there, but ...

Ditto... :coffee:

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Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Jun 14, 2009 2:03 pm

I'm not on facebook or any of the other network sites. Dhamma Wheel, e-mail, and my other sites keep me too busy already on the internet. :juggling:

But my wife is on facebook. She practices Theravada and likes to listen to Ajahn Brahm on iPod. Her username:

http://www.facebook.com/woinis

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Postby adeh » Sun Jun 14, 2009 3:59 pm

Well here's mine too;
http://www.facebook.com/adehmark

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Postby gavesako » Sun Jun 14, 2009 6:45 pm

This one is for Dhammatube Channel:

http://www.facebook.com/dhammatube
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Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:41 pm

I finally joined; here is the URL for my page:

http://www.facebook.com/davidnsnyderphd

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Postby pink_trike » Thu Oct 15, 2009 11:23 pm

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Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

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Postby Khalil Bodhi » Fri Oct 16, 2009 10:11 am

And I suppose I'll add mine to the mix: http://www.facebook.com/michael.d.rickicki
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Postby adamposey » Fri Oct 16, 2009 4:54 pm

Mine is http://www.facebook.com/posey.adam I hope you all will add me as a friend. If you do, please just let me know that you're from this forum. :)

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Re: Facebook URL user names are now available

Postby Sanghamitta » Fri Oct 16, 2009 5:36 pm

Fede wrote:http://www.facebook.com/alexandra.parker

I look like Pru Leith.....! :roll:

http://www.independent.co.uk/multimedia ... 25335t.jpg

You do. But of course much younger. :smile:
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