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Hey. I'm Ben aka TheKosherCoder, and a college student at an awesome university that Hak5 happened to do a show at... in the not so awesome state of Virginia! ;)

Favourite game: Duke Nukem 3D

Favourite OS: Ubuntu for everything but gaming, CentOS for server, Windows 7 for gaming.

Favourite console: Not much of a console person...I'll go with Wii. Please don't kill me. D:

Nationality: White.

Accent: American...?

Sex: Male

Race: White

Height: 5'9"

Build: Skinny...kinda.

Favourite band: Alice in Chains

Favourite book: Don't really read unless I'm forced to for class.

Favourite author: ^

Favourite movie: Kill Bill series

Favourite director: Quentin Tarantino

Favourite TV Show: Recently? Community

Favourite actor: Clint Eastwood

Favourite actress: Halle Berry (sp?)

Favourite Comedian: Gabriel Iglesias

Other hobbies: Mountain hiking, rappelling, biking, guitar, sarcasm

Occupation: Intern/Programmer at a small ass IT company you've never heard of.

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Yo, im JonG, been watching the show for quite a while now but havent joined the boards till now. Some of my other main forums shut down while i was gone on a deployment and ive been looking for a new "home on the net."

Favorite game: Classic = FF6 Current = TF2 pc

Favorite OS: Windows 7, and Ubuntu 9.10

Favorite console: Classic = SNES Current = X360

Nationality: US

Accent: None

Sex: Male

Age: 18

Race: Caucasian

Height: 5'9"

Build: In shape

Favorite band: Credence

Favorite composer: Dvorak

Favorite book: Dune

Favorite author: Frank Herbert

Favorite movie: The Big Lebowski

Favorite director: Miazaki

Favorite TV Show: Firefly

Other hobbies: Photography, Gaming, Skating, Sword Collecting

Car: 1995 Jeep Larado

Occupation: US Marine = AAV Crewmen ( IT job someday when i get tired of the Military)

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My name is Vince aka lbsl

Favorite game:Wii sports golf

Favorite OS: I don't have any favorite as long as it suits the purpose.

Favorite console:Wii / Ps3

Nationality: Dutch

Accent: None

Sex: once a week


Race: Cacausian

Height: 73 inches :P

Status: Imprisoned

Build: Sturdy and rough. (Hard to kill a roach)

Favorite band: The Blue Nile

Favorite book: How to survive a Robot Uprising by Daniel H. Wilson

Favorite author: Roald Dahl

Favorite movie: Grave of the fireflies & Mirrormask

Favorite director: Steven Spielberg

Favorite TV Show: Don't watch tele...

Favorite actor: Bruce Willis

Favorite actress: Kirsty Alley

Favorite Pinup: My own GF.

Favorite Comedian: Eddie Murphy

Other hobbies: Music production, programming

Car: don't own one.

Occupation:Robot technician

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Just because everybody else seems to have stolen the same format...

Hi all, I'm new (to the forum, but not the show) and thought I'd stop in and say hello.


Name // Trey

Age // 26

Loc // Point Pleasant, WV

Favorite game // Fallout 1

Favourite OS // Debian or OS X (depending on mood)

Favourite console // Xbox360

Nationality // American

Accent // None that I can hear.

Sex // Male

Race // Caucasian

Height // 6'2"

Build // Avg

Favourite band // A Perfect Circle

Favourite book // Ancestor (Scott Sigler)

Favourite author // Scott Sigler

Favourite movie // Pandorum // Equilibrium

Favourite TV Show // TV?

Other hobbies // Amateur web-design // Music (creation and absorption) // Audiobooks

Occupation // Student // Bum

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My name is Drew aka Drewid

Favourite game: bejeweled - not really a gamer at all

Favourite OS: debian/7/OS X

Favourite console: Atari (back before there was a number attached to it) - don't own any now, last console was Genesis

Nationality: US (Czech/Slovak/Ukraine/Russian/Polish/German)

Accent: neutral

Sex: Male

Age: Unknown

Race: White American

Height: 5-11ish

Status: relationship

Build: V2.0 - actually athletic

Favourite band: http://www.last.fm/user/quadrivialus - too many to list

Favourite book: whatever tech manual I have to read at the moment

Favourite author: Asimov

Favourite movie: Office Space

Favourite director: never really paid much attention

Favourite TV Show: Fringe

Favourite actor: TBD

Favourite actress: TBD

Favourite Pinup: Dita von Teese

Favourite Comedian: TBD

Other hobbies: hang-gliding, dj-ing, hardware hacking, sculpture, metal-casting, herbalist studies, brewing

Car: 2008 smart fortwo, 2000 Jeep Wrangler, 2001 1100 Honda Shadow Sabre, 2010 1300 Honda Fury

Occupation: Remote Engineer/Netadmin

Constantly learning and never enough time to fit in all of the hobbies and pursuits.

I unfortunately just found out about the show this past week.

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Seems like I forgot to do this.

My name is Devon

Favourite game: CS:S

Favourite OS: Debian

Favourite console: Xbox 360 or PS3

Nationality: American (with a Mexican work permit)

Accent: West Coast

Sex: Male

Race: Italian/Irish

Height: 6'

Build: Average American (lol)

Favourite band: Dimmu Borgir

Favourite book: Net Force

Favourite author: Tom Clancy

Favourite movie: American History X

Favourite director: Quentin Tarantino or Clint Eastwood

Favourite TV Show: Futurama or Metalocalypse

Favourite actor: Edward Norton or Seth Rogan

Favourite actress: Zooey Deschanel or Jennifer Aniston

Favourite Pinup: Olivia Munn

Favourite Comedian: Jim Carrey or Adam Sandler

Other hobbies: Diving, shooting, paintball, partying, boating

Car: GMC Sonoma w/ a rolling bed cover

Occupation: Systems Admin

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My name is Cody a.k.a Azorbix

Favourite game: Halo 3

Favourite OS: Linux Not Sure Which Distro Learning How To Use Linux

Favourite console: Xbox

Nationality: American

Accent: None

Sex: Male

Race: Caucasian

Height: 6ft1

Build: A Little Extra Baggage

Favourite band: Dead By April

Favourite book: Twilight

Favourite author: Peter Moore.

Favourite movie: Blindside

Favourite director: IDK

Favourite TV Show: House

Favourite actor: Mark Walburg

Favourite actress: Megan Fox

Other hobbies: Playing Halo & Mirrors Edge, Hanging out with friends, Coding, Linux

Car: None

Occupation: None

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Hey y'all.

My name is Raphael, a.k.a rAlpha

Favourite games: QuakeLive, L4D2,

Favourite OS: Depending on the situation.

Favourite console: N/A

Nationality: New Zealand

Accent: NZ

Sex: Male

Age: ??

Race: Wood Elf

Height: 5'10"

Status: AWOL

Build: 850kg (requires suspenders)

Favourite band: Too Many

Favourite book: ""

Favourite author: ""

Favourite movie: ""

Favourite director: N/A

Favourite TV Show:

Favourite actor: N/A

Favourite actress: N/A

Favourite Pinup: Electromagnetic spctrum ;-p

Favourite Comedian: N/A

Other hobbies: Learning, Mountain Biking, Gaming, Photography, Wine/Coffee, Reading, Cooking, Martial art (ninjutsu).

Car: Ferrari

Occupation: Self-certing / part time barista / part time Website implementation

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I'll play

My name is dole, a.k.a bobdole369

Favourite games: Mario Kart, Gran Turismo 4, sim city 4, various flight sims. Occasional HL2 or similar.

Favourite OS: CP/M? Commodore Basic? Win7 works fairly well, CentOS is the most productive one I'm using, Server 2003/2008 for the office, and WinXP as clients.

Favourite console: Wii

Nationality: Mostly polish, White American

Accent: Been told midwest american, but my current GF (native floridian) doesn't hear it.

Sex: Male

Age: 30

Race: Night Elf

Height: 5'9"

Status: Engaged

Build: 120kg

Favourite band: Metal - thrash, hardcore, death, anything really fuggin hard

Favourite book: The Stand or "Prometheus Rising"

Favourite author: King

Favourite movie: Natural Born Killers

Favourite director: Spielberg of all people.

Favourite TV Show: Currently Lost

Favourite actor: I'm not a fag

Favourite actress: Zooey

Favourite Pinup: Slave Leia

Favourite Comedian: Carlin

Other hobbies: Learning, Photography, Coffee and Tea, Reading, Cooking, hardware hacks, electronics, Amateur Radio

Car: PT Cruiser

Occupation: IT admin/Technical Operations (geek to send in when the shit hits the fan)

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So like why am I doing this? XD

Mitchum Cox, Alias - Seph

Favourite games: Too many

Favourite OS: Anything with a terminal

Favourite console: PS3 - If i had one...

Nationality: Australian

Accent: 1337

Sex: Male

Age: 23

Race: n00b

Height: 5'6"

Build: 61kg, sorta fit....

Favourite band: Lots

Favourite book: What's a book?

Favourite author: HD Moore lol

Favourite movie: *shrug* Probably Something something something dark side when I see it

Favourite director: Meh

Favourite TV Show: Good News Week

Favourite actor: Dont care

Favourite actress: Ditto

Favourite Pinup: Im too busy recompiling my kernel to have a pinup

Favourite Comedian: Paul McDermott

Other hobbies: Anything computery and some sports

Car: BMW

Occupation: IT Contractor and Student in Teaching.

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My name is Kevin

Favorite game: Sim City 4

Favorite OS: Ubuntu

Favorite console: -

Nationality: US

Accent: none

Sex: Male

Age: >=1

Race: Caucasian

Height: >=1

Status: <1

Build: >>1

Favorite band: Breaking Benjamin

Favorite book: what's a book

Favorite author: huh?

Favorite movie: many

Favorite director: hell if I know

Favorite TV Show: SGU, Fringe, Sanctuary

Favorite actor: many

Favorite actress: sooooo many

Favorite Pinup: pretty gurls

Favorite Comedian: -

Other hobbies: drawing, web design, gadget tinkering, music listening

Car: Chevy Blazer

Occupation: IT admin for an event production company

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real name - shehan

usernames - overkill AKA hackariah

Favorite game: modern warefare 2

Favorite OS: gentoo

Favorite console: xbox 360

Nationality: US ( i wish) srilankan

Accent: none

Sex: Male

Age: 18

Race: asian

Height: 5'11"

Status: <1

Build:little bit to love xD

Favorite band: snow patrol

Favorite book: eh???

Favorite author: ummm

Favorite movie: too much to mention

Favorite director: got a lot

Favorite TV Show: supernatural,smallville,office,

Favorite actor: jonny depp

Favorite actress: emma roberts

Favorite Pinup: pretty girls

Favorite Comedian: -

Other hobbies: surfing,attampting darrens MIMA's and just the usal in the hacker life

Bike:Yamaha TTR250

Occupation: student at Portsmouth university (networking and cybersecurity)

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Wotcha, the name's Cab to my friends, Neil to my colleagues. :-)

Favorite game:COD

Favorite OS: Fedora

Favorite console: Wii

Nationality: British

Accent: Norvern

Sex: Male


Race: European domestic

Height: 6'0"

Status: Married

Build: Lego bricks

Favorite band: Dire Straits

Favorite book: Anything without pictures.

Favorite author: Edmund Cooper

Favorite movie: No Mans Land

Favorite director: Who?

Favorite TV Show: Eastenders (I've got to put something :-)

Favorite actor: Dermot Morgan

Favorite actress: Intelligent and fit

Favorite Pinup: Nora Batty

Favorite Comedian: Billy Connolly

Other hobbies: M'biking, reading, perl, photography

Car: Audi A4

Occupation: Something not as interesting as what I'd like to do.

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My name is Alexander Bandukwala but people call me band of koalas ;-)

Favorite game: Halo 3

Favorite OS: Ubuntu/Mac OS X

Favorite console: Xbox 360

Nationality: American

Accent: General American

Sex: Male


Race: Caucasian

Height: 6'0"

Status: Has Girlfriend

Build: Skinny

Favorite band: Death cab for cutie

Favorite book: Artemis fowl

Favorite author: JK Rowlings

Favorite movie: Iron Man/Transformers

Favorite director: James Cameron

Favorite TV Show: Battlestar Galactica

Favorite actor: Nicholas Cage

Favorite actress: Jessica Alba

Favorite Pinup: ?

Favorite Comedian: Tim Allen

Other hobbies: Yo-yos, juggling, Movies, tv-shows

Car: I wish

Occupation: Comp Sci student, Math Student, tutor, free-lance programmer

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My name is Jacob aka Shadow

Favourite game: Call of Duty Modern Warfare

Favourite OS: Windows XP

Favourite console: XBox

Nationality: Mars

Accent: French (nobody seems to complain)

Sex: Male

Age: Unknown

Race: Native Marsian

Height: 6â€�Ө’

Status: Married to my hand

Build: Not as great as God

Favourite band: Masters of Belial

Favourite book: Foundation

Favourite author: Shakespeare

Favourite movie: Matrix

Favourite director: Quentin Tarantino

Favourite TV Show: Family Guy

Favourite actor: Keanu Reaves

Favourite actress: Mila Kunis

Favourite Pinup: Candy on the starting apartment in Grand Theft Auto IV

Favourite Comedian: Mencia

Other hobbies: Quantum Mechnics, Bending the rules of the Matrix, Out-thinking deep thinkers, Organizing, AR5K Industries, Third World Order

Car: Looking For

Occupation: Quantumist

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Im drew aka dcrew22

Favorite game: DOOM/KOTOR 1&2

Favorite OS: SpartaDos

Favorite console: playstation 3

Nationality: American

Accent: Western

Sex: Male


Race: Polish/Dutch

Height: 5'8"

Status: Single/kinda

Build: for a 15 year old im doin ok i got a 4 pack if thats wat your asking

Favorite band: House: Armin Van Helden. Trance: Tiesto/ Armin Van Buuren.

Favorite book: Its KInda A Funny Story

Favorite author: NEd Vizzini ^

Favorite movie: Ferris Buellers day off

Favorite director: Steve LEbrought

Favorite TV Show: Cumminity/firefly/warehouse 13/heroes!

Favorite actor: Zach Galifanakis

Favorite actress: Zoey DEshannel

Favorite Pinup: wateva

Favorite Comedian: Zach Galifanakis

Other hobbies: Synthesizer/piano 12 years. modin hacking. photography. Writing

Occupation: Writer/Editor/Sales REP for OC REGISTER

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My name is Seán. Coscair is Irish for "Hack".

Favourite game: FF VII

Favourite OS: Depends on the requirements. :)

Favourite console: PS3

Nationality: Irish

Accent: Er, Irish.

Sex: Male

Age: 27.

Race: Human

Height: 5'5"

Status: "It's complicated", or so the facebook mantra goes.

Build: "Getting there.."

Favourite band: Beatles / Neil Young

Favourite book: The Motorcycle Diaries

Favourite author: N/A

Favourite movie: Shawshank Redemption / The Wind that Shakes the Barley

Favourite director: Ken Loach / Jim Sheridan

Favourite TV Show: Anything involving lions and gazelles. Or Carl Sagan. Or Carl Sagan eating Gazelles..

Favourite actor: N/A

Favourite actress: N/A

Favourite Pinup: Anyone real.

Favourite Comedian: Ricky Gervais

Other hobbies: Political activism, Astronomy, Music, fitting the Irish cliché and getting locked (drunk).

Car: VW Polo

Occupation: Student / Network Support

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Hello....I'd figure I'd introduce myself.

I've heard of Hak5 for a whlle now, but with the new year I've made some resolutions for myself. One was to hang in a new forum to get and give expertise.

I happened to kick this past week on vacation, and decided to watch a few episodes of Hak5 on Miro. I liked and enjoyed what I saw.

Favorite Game: I like the classics, board, dice, card games (poker)

Favorite OS: Ubuntu

Favorite Game Console: I am liking the idea for staying fit and healthy, so the Wii it is (if I could get the little facehuggers away from it long enough so I could play.....)

Nationality: Alien, but I have been hiding out in the US

Accent: SSsssssss.....

Sex: Male

Race: Alien

Age: 43

Height: 8'2

Status: Happily married to my Queen.....

Build: I need to lose a little around the middle....

Favorite band: Rush

Favorite Book: So many to list.....

Favorite Movie: Anything Sci-Fi....

Favorite TV Show: I like stuff on A&E, right now I like Steven Seagal Lawman and Dog.

Car: Driveable

Other Hobbies: No time, too busy with work, school and the hive life.....

Occupation: Information Security Analyst/I am a Phoenix.....

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Hello everyone.

My name is Jim, I'm a programmer from the Detroit Michigan area.

Favourite game: Old arcade classics

Favourite OS: Linux

Favourite Desktop Manager: Kubuntu (KDE is beautiful)

Favourite console: Atari 2600, Intellivision, Colecovision, Bally Astrocade

Nationality: US

Accent: Generic (nobody seems to complain)

Sex: Male

Age: 43

Race: White American

Height: 6 ' 2 "

Status: Married

Build: Jellatinous goo

Favourite band: Too numerous

Favourite book: Neuromancer

Favourite author: Too numerous

Favourite movie: The Real Genius

Favourite TV Show: Heroes

Favourite Comedian: Patton Oswald

Other hobbies: Game Programming, Camping, Board Games, Comedy Clubs

Car: 1998 Mercury Sable (Don't laugh, it's paid for)

Occupation: Web Application Developer

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I am Katerivan from Canada Toronto.

Favourite game: Mario

Favourite OS: Depends on the requirements. :)

Favourite console: PS3

Nationality: Irish

Accent: Er, Irish.

Sex: Female

Age: 27.

Race: Human

Height: 5'5"

Status: "It's complicated", or so the facebook mantra goes.

Build: "Getting there.."

Favourite band: Beatles / Neil Young

Favourite book: N/A

Favourite author: N/A

Favourite movie: The Wind that Shakes the Barley

Favourite director: Jim Sheridan

Favourite TV Show: Anything involving lions and gazelles. Or Carl Sagan. Or Carl Sagan eating Gazelles..

Favourite actor: N/A

Favourite actress: N/A

Favourite Pinup: Anyone real.

Favourite Comedian: Ricky

Other hobbies: Astronomy, Music, fitting the Irish cliché and getting locked (drunk).

Car: Audi A8

Occupation: Student / Network Support

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My name is Zach, and I just figured I'd introduce myself here. Mostly because the forums are slow right now..

Favourite game: Team Fortress 2

Favourite OS: n/a

Favourite console: Umm, last one I owned was the PS2. So let's go with that one.

Nationality: US

Accent: Probably Southern..

Sex: Male

Age: 18

Race: White American

Height: 6'1

Status: Unknown

Build: "Some extra baggage"

Favourite band: It changes

Favourite book: Eragon's a good one

Favourite author: ...

Favourite movie: I don't really play favorites.

Favourite director: n/a

Favourite TV Show: Chuck

Favourite actor: Robert Downey Jr.

Favourite actress: Natalie Portman

Favourite Pinup: Darren Kitchen

Favourite Comedian: n/a

Other hobbies: Motorcycling, Coding

Car: 1989 Ford Crown Victoria

Occupation: Student / IT Guy

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Hi everyone i have been watching the show religiously since last 2 seasons and so i just decided to make and account and join in....

Favourite game: currently COD4

Favourite OS: Backtrack 4 :D

Favourite console: PSP cause it totally hackable

Nationality: Canadian

Accent: English

Sex: Male

Age: 16.

Race: Homo Sapien Sapien

Height: 5'11''

Status: "invalid argument"

Build: average

Favourite band: Senses Fail

Favourite book: a lot

Favourite author: Darren Shan

Favourite movie: Terminator series/Matrix

Favourite director: N/A

Favourite TV Show: Big Bang theory ftw

Favourite actor: N/A

Favourite actress: N/A

Favourite Pinup: N/A

Favourite Comedian: N/A

Other hobbies: Modding (PSPs and consoles), sitting on the computer doing nothing, coding when bored, building small electronics.

Car: N/a

Occupation: Student / Fix friends' clogged up PCs person...

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I can't remember if I've posted on this topic or not. Here's some info about me:

Real Name: Tyler

Favorite game: currently - modern warefare 2, old school - TFC, CSS, Mario Bros 3

Favorite OS: Windows 7, BackTrack, and Ubuntu

Favorite console: Wii

Nationality: US and A (like Borat would say it)

Accent: Midwestern????

Sex: Male

Age: 23

Race: Caucasian (white boy)

Height: 6'0"

Status: Married

Build: Average

Favorite band: foo fighters, staind, three days grace

Favorite book: Bible

Favorite author: don't really have one

Favorite movie: any nerd movie imaginable: hackers, firewall, star wars, office space, live free and die hard, etc..

Favorite director: Anybody who makes a kick ass movie.

Favorite TV Show: the office, biggest loser, conspiracy theory with Jesse Ventura.

Favorite actor: Matt Damon, Mark Wahlburg, Nicholas Cage

Favorite actress: I can't give away my secrets. My wife wouldn't let me watch a movie with her in it again. :-)

Favorite Pinup: My wife! :-)

Favorite Comedian: Conan O'Brien, Jeff Dunham, Larry the Cableguy

Other hobbies: My Son, DVR junkie, camping/fishing, facebook/twitter, blogging, hacking, Iowa Hawkeyes Football

Car: 99 Chrysler 300M (mine), 09 Honda Civic (wifes)

Occupation: Network Administrator at a Bank

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