You know you are a Go addict when …

You know you’re a forums addict when you learn about the opening of the Olympics solely from

and

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…when you see this on your DGS status screen for the first time in about 4 years!!

I’ve had so many correspondence games for so long I’d forgotten what that screen looks like with no games.

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Long time since I’ve seen a zero here on OGS too!

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So it looks like my plan to run down my correspondence games so I have more time for live games is starting to work, mwahahaha! :smiling_imp:

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Burn the heretic! :rofl:

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https://senseis.xmp.net/?YouKnowYouAreAddictedToOnlineGoWhenYou

I could have sworn I already posted this a month or two ago.

The bulk of the article, by the way, was already there in the first version of 2004 – Go addiction is timeless…

You know you are a Go addict when…

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Today I have been mostly thinking about what number plate I could get for my car:
GO 15 FUN
GO 15 ACE
DR 60 TPR
GO 60 FTW

And stuff like that…

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IN 99 SEI
GO 99 PRO (that would lead to interesting discussions “like that thing?” “nope :sunglasses:”.)
AT 33 ARI
BA 19 DUK

Hm, different directions…

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https://dvlaregistrations.dvla.gov.uk/buy.html?plate=BA19%20DUK&price=399

Also just found:
https://dvlaregistrations.dvla.gov.uk/buy.html?plate=GO19%20OGS&price=799

GO 19 OGS
GO 15 OGS

Also GO 05 KYU

Problem with this is"I" is not used. And we are not up to 99 yet…

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AFAIK custom number plates are not even permitted here :slightly_frowning_face:

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But how does your vehicle registration authority make all that extra free cash out of those with more money than sense??!

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Bogus speeding tickets under the table.

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That’s a shame. This one is waiting for you in the UK:
G14 KYU
https://dvlaregistrations.dvla.gov.uk/buy.html?plate=G14%20KYU&price=250

Sadly G14 DAN didn’t seem to be available…

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You know you’re a Go addict when you accidentally stream for ten hours.

With another two I could’ve advertised it as a twelve hour stream :D

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You know you’re a forum addict when you notice the small change in the title of Features everyone secretly wants on OGS but will never be implemented :D

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Or you’re a grammar police :smiley:

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Why is it so expensive to get a custom licence plate? You could probably buy another second hand car :stuck_out_tongue: Or a fancy goban and stones, or an expensive computer/phone etc

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Supply and demand I guess…

Ykyaga when It’s more important to have many 44 in your phone number as as less as possible.

(Cultural note 4 is associated to death and not welcome in China)

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When you ask for the Shusaku number
43443453433545

Uh, so many ppl addicted, so can I be myself.