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eshiboo
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Joined: 20 May 2012
Age: 26
Gender: Male
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23 May 2012, 5:36 pm

Current interests:
Rubik's cubes
talking about everything that's wrong with the "system"
conspiracies
crystals
binaural beats
music (rock, alternative, indie)
history, especially WWII

Less current interests:
Egypt
animals
Criminal Minds
reading
math



012victoriaa
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Joined: 16 Feb 2012
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Posts: 30
Location: nomansland

25 May 2012, 11:32 pm

Past

French
Astrophysics
Participles and gerunds - this was a big one
Trip-Hop and Dubstep - don't ask
Noam Chomsky
Conditionals (and logic in general)
Vegetarianism, veganism, rawfoodism

Many others too, I'm sure...

Current

Coffee
Tea
Homebrewing (wine and ales)
Just about every aspect of my EMT-B course
Coney Island
Baroque Pop



servicedogrights25
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Joined: 30 Apr 2012
Age: 24
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28 May 2012, 6:58 pm

I am just going to list them all, in no particular order...
Egypt
Mermaids (the funny thing is, that is right now)
AGDs
Sewing
Pennies (now too)
My easy bake oven
Joe Jonas
Peacock feathers
Stingrays
Furbys
Spanish
History
Anime
Service dogs (for the past, like, six months)
Mythology

That is all I can currently think of, but I am positive there are many more.



Kinme
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Joined: 13 Apr 2012
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Posts: 4,002
Location: San Francisco, CA.

29 May 2012, 12:17 am

1. My past interests:

-Video games;
-Pokemon;
-Collecting leaves/things found outdoors;
-Collecting miscellaneous stuff;
-Stuffed animals;
-Pens/pencils/art supplies;
-Drawing for hours on end;
-Reading/watching shows about dinosaurs;
-Yoshi;
-Nintendo stuff in general;
-Collecting Bonne Bell lipbalm/gloss;
-Computers and technology i general.

2. My current interests:

-Video games;
-Pokemon;
-Collecting pens/pencils/art supplies;
-Androids (tablets and phones);
-Organic lipbalms;
-Collecting school supplies;
-Computers;
-Stuffed animals- mainly Pokemon and Yoshi;
-Obsession with Autism (anything to do with it);
-Drawing, but not lately.

Things haven't really changed a lot, honestly.



Starscream
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Joined: 18 Feb 2007
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Posts: 191
Location: The Planet Cybertron, Bazinga!

29 May 2012, 1:59 am

collecting retro video game hardware
playing/collecting beat em' up games
Sonic The Hedgehog
Super Mario
building Gundam model kits
Anime
Transformers Generation 1
Masters Of The Universe(all 3 versions 80's, new adventures and 200X)
Thuindercats(both old and new)
collecting toys(mainly Transformers, Masters Of The Universe and more)
Lego(iwhen i can find any)
Deadpool comics
Tea
Heavy Metal
"Hard Rock"
The Big Bang Theory(as in the show lol)


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Erminetheawkward
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Joined: 23 May 2012
Age: 30
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29 May 2012, 9:32 am

- music (particularly classical music and progressive rock/metal)
- reading. Not as much as I used to though.
- anime. Sadly I must restrain myself. Whenever I start watching a series I like, I feel compelled to watch the whole thing as quickly as possible at the expense of my work/schoolwork and sleep. It's not good.
- Sonic the Hedgehog
- ART! I must work on (fine) art once a week to function properly. It's been figure drawing lately.
- graphic design, particularly film title design.
- researching about AS/autism. Both for my sake and for my classically autistic sister.
- playing the cello/electric guitar! :D



Shahar
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Joined: 29 May 2012
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Posts: 2
Location: Hungary

01 Jun 2012, 4:33 am

Past special interrests:

- collecting of stamps and coins
- infectious deseases (the higher the mortality rate, the more interresting it was to me)
- helicopters
- irish step
- Ireland in general
- Super Mario
- Tetris
- psychology
- martial arts
- functional principals of dictatorships (especially african and middle-eastern ones)
- snakes
- criminology
- nomadic tribes
- carving and marquetry

and so on...

ever lasting special interrests:

- countries of the world and their capitals
- cartography
- flags
- airplanes
- orientology (especially judaism and islam)
- stamps (not as much as in former times)
- reading
- languages

relativly new special interrests:

- transgender issues
- AS and autism in general
- WW II. (and history in general)
- mysticism
- modelling (mainly aeroplanes of the old time)
- calligraphy (especially arabic and hebrew ones)



Kzil
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Joined: 29 May 2012
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Posts: 10

01 Jun 2012, 12:53 pm

Present:
Doctor Who*
Google Plus
Music
Art
MBTI
Mathematics
Programming (Python, mostly)
Reading (scifi and fantasy, mostly)
Science
Rubik's Cubes
Airplanes (I like big jets and I cannot lie...)
The Metric System (Why must the U.S. so stubornly cling to the "customary units"?)

Intermittent:
Writing
Video games

Past:
Chainmail (as in armor, not spam)
Chinese
Spanish
Photography

TV Shows:
Doctor Who*
Bones
The Office
Stargate
Star Trek
Battlestar Galactica/Caprica

*I listed Doctor Who twice, because it's the one show I'm doing anything with outside of watching it (geeking out on Google Plus).


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volkerjaan
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Joined: 31 May 2012
Age: 40
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01 Jun 2012, 4:59 pm

Science-fiction, especially Stanislaw Lem's books - make me think about the future of terrean civilization
Fantasy, among them X-Men as favourite, think of myself like the mutant that don't pass to the society, but has special powers
Gothic music
Languages - I don't think I have special abilities, I have little engagement, but one day I will learn Latin (a bit)



tautologicalme
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Joined: 23 Nov 2012
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24 Nov 2012, 6:50 pm

Everything food- and beverage-related and very little else, with a strong, mono-maniacal, and decades-long interest in the science of bread.



LOUISE29
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Joined: 24 Nov 2012
Age: 43
Gender: Female
Posts: 4

25 Nov 2012, 9:44 am

vw bugs :D
vw beeltes (concepts) :)
police crime television programmes
animal programs :)
first person shooters on pc :D
rocks and diamonds :D
church groups 8)
costas mandylor from the saw movies :D



WittyMoniker
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Joined: 26 Nov 2012
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Posts: 50
Location: Texas

27 Nov 2012, 9:13 pm

PAST:
911 dispatchers (had an obsession with the show Rescue 911 when I was like 5-6 years old and wanted to be a dispatcher when I grew up)
coffee (wanted to learn everything about it when I worked at Starbucks)
conspiracies (still into them, but not as much as I once was)
religions of the world (still into them somewhat)

PRESENT:
sports cards and autographs
music, listening and playing
hockey, especially hockey fights
genealogy
growing hot peppers
politics
history



khnk222
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Joined: 18 Nov 2012
Age: 25
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Posts: 74
Location: US, Va

16 Dec 2012, 9:28 am

Early to late childhood(4-11years old)
.Legos
.action figures(GI Joe, other brands)
.stuffed animal collecting(all throughout this period of time)
.Zelda games(around age 9 this interest started when I got my first Zelda game)
.I recall drawing a lot in my earliest years, not much interest in that now, I prefered using pens
.I played Gamecube and Nintendo 64 a lot around the ages of 8-10
.Before I got the Gamecube and N64 I played Lego games, racing games, and educational games on the family computer when I was around the ages of 4-8
.I recall picking up random objects every once in while back then, including rocks
.I really liked Sonic the Hedgehog when I was at ages 9-11
.I loved Star Wars around 8-12yrs old, I had these awesome books about that film series, I was a huge Jango Fett fan
.I really liked looking in visual dictionarys throughout this time period, mainly the history ones
.liked watching films with the rest of my family, comedy and action mainly
.I was into this game called Army Men: Sarge's War, reviewers didn't like it much but I didn't even know about that stuff at ages 9-11

Ages 12-15
.game development
.Got a PS2 when I was 12, Xbox 360 at 13, played the heck out of those
.I liked doing history in school, it was my favorite subject
.loved playing Fallout 3 and the Elder Scrolls 4
.played a lot of Grand Theft Auto
.I played a lot of different role-playing games
.still played my Gamecube and N64 on occasion
.started getting interested in exercise and healthy eating so my skin would look better at age 13
.started fasting and quit eating fast food and drinking soda at age 14
.got into biology when I was 15
.wanted to live in Japan at 14
.vampires(not the Twilight kind)

Now at 16
.I am into politics
.history(pretty much all history), science(biology)
.veganism
.gaming(still), I play older PC games a lot now,strategy, sims and RPG games are my favorite, a lot of my games come from GOG.com(Good Old Games)
.other languages(German right now)
.atheism and religion
.writing(would like to write, maybe)
.game development
.psychology
.mythology
.Egypt
.various other cultures and places
.Cossacks
.voice acting is something I would like to try
.aspergers and other mental conditions
.science fiction and fantasy genres of books, films and video games
A lot of other stuff that I cannot recall that well.



IChris
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Joined: 15 Dec 2012
Age: 36
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Posts: 138
Location: Norway

16 Dec 2012, 10:07 am

PAST:
Lego
Genealogy
The author Maria Lang
Musictechnology
Anarchism

PRESENT:
Autism spectrum disorders
Philosophy of mind
Cognitive history
Genealogy
Musictechnology
Lego



b9
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Posts: 12,003
Location: australia

16 Dec 2012, 10:09 am

i recently developed an interest in 19th century wheelbarrows.
there is not much literature on the net about the 19th century wheelbarrows.

the reason i developed this interest stems from another interest i have about newspapers of the 1800's.

i found a site that has old australian newspapers.

this is the site... http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/page/1521454 (that is a random page)

i read an article which was about a man who stole a wheel barrow and was sentenced to 4 years in chains on a road work gang, and whatever... i guess my interests are not that relevant to the world around me.

my interest in 19th century newspapers stemmed from my interest (not extinguished yet) in early films.

here is a film captured in 1905, and i have watched it many times (more than 50), and i am fascinated by it and other similar films.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oubsaFBUcTc[/youtube] i have deduced many realities from this video that i would never have known if i just read literature from the age.

this was not the original video that i became obsessed with but the visual aspect is the same. the music in this video i am not very happy with, but i can not find the original video which has old time pianola music in it. whatever.

i have learned so much from watching the original and best equivalent of this video many times.
every one in the video is dead now, and it was from a time that is not in the memory of anyone who is currently alive. it was 107 years ago, so even the babies in prams are long dead. wow. there is something macabre about watching this film and thinking about it as i do, and to see long dead people walking around healthily is somewhat scary and fascinating to me.

they are all skeletons now (including the horses (obviously)), and it is a scary interest i have to watch people make decisions like about how they will cross the road whilst knowing they are long dead and not remembered even by their descendants.

wow.