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Valura
Valura

Mumma Hen
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Member Since: 25th Apr 2002
Total posts: 6391
Posted:welll lately I have been emailed more and more about the sexual drug 'Valura' and *giggles* I am thinking of changing my name for this reason...

what do you guys reckon?

I chose my name before this Valura herb thingo was released and I think that its a bit sad that I may have to but I wanted to guage opinion before I went ahead and did it...

I would proberly just change my name to chicken. redface


TAJ "boat mummy." VALURA "yes sweetie you went on a boat, was daddy there with you?" TAJ "no, but monkey on boat" VALURA "well then sweetie, Daddy WAS there with you"

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Posted:We know and love you as Valura. However, that won't change with any name change smile



Ummm, well actually, if you change it to Uber Fuehrer..... that might put me off. wink


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jo_rhymes
jo_rhymes

Momma Bear
Location: Telford, Shrops
Member Since: 10th Apr 2005
Total posts: 4525
Posted:A rose by any other name would smell as sweet ubblove

Hoppers are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

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pineapple pete
pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne
Member Since: 20th Sep 2004
Total posts: 5125
Posted:ditto

hug kiss


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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Dangerousmind66
Member

Member Since: 30th May 2004
Total posts: 90
Posted:Im sure this will pass, Valura is a wonderful name.

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Perraforde
Perraforde

Its Wet and Cold
Location: Somewhere far,far away......
Member Since: 4th Jul 2006
Total posts: 120
Posted:ditto

I love the name Valura. Stick with it.

The sexual drug won't last....lol


Oh Slothy. I may have been bad. I may have kept you chained up in that room but it was for your own good

Either I have a monster in my kitchen or I'm completely crazy

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Valura
Valura

Mumma Hen
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Member Since: 25th Apr 2002
Total posts: 6391
Posted:Thanks beautiful people. Im so sick of looking at my name and thinking...erection...

ewww

Tee hee. ubblol


TAJ "boat mummy." VALURA "yes sweetie you went on a boat, was daddy there with you?" TAJ "no, but monkey on boat" VALURA "well then sweetie, Daddy WAS there with you"

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Posted: Written by: Valura


Thanks beautiful people. Im so sick of looking at my name and thinking...erection...



Your name is Richard? wink


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Basstones
Basstones

Do you do the poiz?
Location: Brisbane
Member Since: 24th Mar 2006
Total posts: 530
Posted:eek No, you cant be serious frown You are valura, and valura you shall be biggrin

Or perhaps go for an alternative solution, lol sue the valura company and make THEM change biggrin


"In the end there is only fire and a waterfall"

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Doc Lightning
Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Member Since: 28th May 2001
Total posts: 13920
Posted:Wait, you want to change your name because some idiotic product that doesn't work and will be off the market after six months because it doesn't work...will be on the market for 6 months?

Puhleeze!

Leave your name as it is!


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Mojojo
Mojojo

wandering dingo
Location: Aussie in London
Member Since: 3rd Mar 2005
Total posts: 167
Posted:Valura evokes a sense of lushness, softness, huggable-ness, warmth, and loveliness ubblove hug ubblove

No "woody" mental pictures at all. I think they stuffed up the name of the drug, and thus should change it, and I think I shall write to them to tell them so!



But if you were going to change it, then Chicken, definitely.


Only three things are certain: Death, Taxes, and that England will not win back the Ashes in this lifetime.

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:Stick with the name, it's nothing that anyone on here's bothered about smile Though now that you've mentioned it.... tongue

No, stick with it!!


"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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Pele
Pele

the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA
Member Since: 15th Dec 2000
Total posts: 6193
Posted:Waaaaaaaaaaaaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiit a minute!

You're really put off by the idea that you are amazing enough to encourage erections in men?
That you are capable of giving helping them achieve great pleasure and joy?

Huh. Most women I know would love the thought of that. wink

I'd rather be associated with getting men up than an old, ill, crinkly soccer player.
kiss


Pele
Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

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Hanz
Hanz

veteran
Location: Bendigo, Vic, Australia
Member Since: 7th Jun 2004
Total posts: 1328
Posted:I didn't even know there was such a drug! Seriously Valura, I wouldnt bother... as Pele said, I'd be happy to have that kind of affect just with a name!

(besides, if you changed it, I wouldn't have any idea who you were and would complain about newbies being made mods)


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Mr_Chutney
Mr_Chutney

Tosser
Location: Herefordshire
Member Since: 18th Apr 2003
Total posts: 1711
Posted:I had no idea of any drugs called Valura. I know I don't say hello much, but you'll always be the only Valura I'll think of smile

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coleman
coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay
Member Since: 29th Aug 2002
Total posts: 7330
Posted:i don't think you should change it.

but if you do change it, whatever you do, don't change it to 'viagra'.

cos that would be like even worse and stuff.

wink


cole. x


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:You could change it to Sildenafil (insert little registered trademark circly thing) though, then only nerds like me would know what it is ubblol

"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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Gnor
Gnor

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Perth
Member Since: 31st Mar 2003
Total posts: 5814
Posted:I thought you were going to change from Kwistie to Valura by deed poll.

I know you and adore you as Valura ubblove and Chicken ubblove and will adore you if you call yourself "she who is known to get men up and is a bizzare erb"

hug hug hug hug hug


Is it the Truth?
Is it Fair to all concerned?
Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?

Im in a lonely battle with the world with a fish to match the chip on my shoulder. Gnu in Binnu in a cnu

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RaveRepresent
RaveRepresent

addict

Member Since: 7th May 2006
Total posts: 567
Posted:i dont really know you, valura. But what i do know is that HoP loves you and will always love you despite your choice of changing your name. I for one, think that valura is a gorgeous name. I find it to be very angelic and snuggly... Keep your name smile we all love it, just not as much as we love you. hug

"I don't know what you are talking about"

"Cardinal!!! Poke her... with the SOFT CUSIONS!!!!"

"Its not working my lord!"

"Have you got all of the stuffing on one end?!"

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Dunc
Dunc

playing the days away
Location: The Middle lands
Member Since: 19th Aug 2003
Total posts: 7263
Posted:keep it. You had it first and like Doc says it'll be gone in six months!

Let's relight this forum ubblove

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Gidg
Gidg

Super Gidg!!!!
Location: Portland Oregon USA
Member Since: 11th Apr 2003
Total posts: 8506
Posted:Don't even think about it girl! The name is beautiful and it fit's you perfectly. As Doc said, the other will be long gone and forgotten soon.

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is NOT.
Proud member of the HoP DPS.
Sanity is a highly overrated state of mind.
I'm normal ... it's everyone else that's crazy.

Gidg

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polythene
veteran
Location: London/ Surrey
Member Since: 15th May 2003
Total posts: 1359
Posted:A rose by any other name would smell as sweet... but I'd still look at a boy funny if I got sent a bouquet of 'deathweeds', if it was changed wink

The optimist claims that we are living in the best of all possible worlds.
The pessimist fears this is true.

Always make time to play in the snow.

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UnclassifiedLeggyGirl
UnclassifiedLeggyGirl

One day penguins will take over the world
Location: Derby
Member Since: 15th Aug 2006
Total posts: 916
Posted:hey! dont change your name coz of that! i was going to have my name as elvira (mistress of the dark) but i thought it would make a bad 1st impression! but i might change it now coz ive made all my impressions now biggrin

ummmm...........anybody have any suggestions as to what i can put here?!

mjk is monitoring your interwebs!

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Spanner
Spanner

remembers when it was all fields round here
Location: in the works... somewhere...
Member Since: 27th Feb 2003
Total posts: 2790
Posted:It's as likely to happen to any other name you choose.

My name is apparently associated with S&M biggrin but the name I wanted to change it to is also shared with a brand of incontinence knickers! I can't win ubblol


"I thought you are man, but
you are nice woman.

yay,

:R"

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Bird
Bird

now available in "advanced"
Location: Cornwall
Member Since: 25th Aug 2003
Total posts: 6086
Posted:People think I'm a girl with my name! wink

At the end of the day, its just that, a name! No matter what you choose, somewhere along the line, people are going to associate it with something that isn't what you associate it with.

hmm, that looks like gibberish now. What I'm trying to say is, names don't matter in the big scheme of things, you're still you (the person who we all love) underneath whatever name you choose for yourself.

hug


My state of mind is not yours to define!

There is a very fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness."

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Bek66
Bek66

Future Mrs Pogo
Location: The wrong place
Member Since: 27th Aug 2006
Total posts: 4728
Posted:Valura sounds very exotic.
I say keep it.
They could have used the name for something alot less pleasant
. . . like toenail fungus.
At least you got the cool drug.
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Pele, I associate your name with the volcano goddess not a wrinkled up old soccer player.


"Absence is to love what wind is to fire...it extinguishes the small, enkindles the great."
--Comte Debussy-Rebutin

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GitasGuy
GitasGuy

Pooh-Bah
Location: Brisbane
Member Since: 6th Jun 2006
Total posts: 2303
Posted:Do you really want to know what i think. I think you should change your name to Where the Moon once was!!!! That may be a little long so maybe something like Missing Moon But if you don't think either of those are relevant than i think probably just sticking with the one you've got!!
Seriously i would give some thoughts to my suggestions. biggrin
ubblol ubblol hug ubbrollsmile


:admires giant wooden aeroplane: Its about time trees were good for something, instead of just standing their like jerks!!! ubblol ubbtickled

Homer rocks!!!! ubblol ubbrollsmile

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Valura
Valura

Mumma Hen
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Member Since: 25th Apr 2002
Total posts: 6391
Posted:this, I say, this means war!


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TAJ "boat mummy." VALURA "yes sweetie you went on a boat, was daddy there with you?" TAJ "no, but monkey on boat" VALURA "well then sweetie, Daddy WAS there with you"

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Posted:You're changing your name to 'Yosemite Sam'? ubbloco wink ubblol

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GitasGuy
GitasGuy

Pooh-Bah
Location: Brisbane
Member Since: 6th Jun 2006
Total posts: 2303
Posted:
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Ahhh, what's up chicken


:admires giant wooden aeroplane: Its about time trees were good for something, instead of just standing their like jerks!!! ubblol ubbtickled

Homer rocks!!!! ubblol ubbrollsmile

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poig
poig

marmite and nutella sandwich
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Member Since: 19th Jun 2006
Total posts: 1590
Posted:It's... unusual, and therefore individual.
I say keep it!


THE hop Pyro.
(with parents)
Unowned

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