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Old 08-04-2003, 03:39 AM   #1
Babba
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n00b and bump?


I have seen many people type " n00b" and "bump" What does each word mean?
 
Old 08-04-2003, 04:01 AM   #2
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n00b means Newbie - someone new and clueless to something

bump means they just want to say something - anything - to get their post back to the top of the list.
 
  


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