I have the extreme pleasure in posting an interview with a member who has consistently been here since dirt..dangtx..OK,OK, not quite that long, but Dan has become a welcomed addition to PCPer with over 30k posts…just ahead of that bucket mouth UB fella Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  1
Dan has lots of great experience and his brand of humor is hard to match or find. So, without wasting any more of your Sunday:

Hi there. Let me take a minute to introduce myself. I’m Uncle Bob, a Mod here at PC Perspective. We will be running a series of articles within the forum that will be called Mod Interviews. I ask revealing, embarrassing, stupid, probing questions of Mods and hopefully you get to laugh with us at ourselves and in the process get to know some of us better. Beware, not all the Mods are as forthcoming as you may like, I do my best to uncover the truth, but haven’t always hit the mark!


1. I realize many of the mods here are in a witness protection program of some sort, but can you give us your real name?
well, i’ll go to the extent and answer this one at least Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  2 it’s dan

2. Why did you join PCPer/AMDMB?
good question. i was probably looking forward to some info Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  3

3. Which forums do you frequent the most?
folding, trading, tech, offtopic

4. Why do you keep coming back?
it’s an addiction of sorts

5. What was your first experience with a computer?
i was this tall and ..i can’t remember much of it .

6. Do you prefer to be called a “geek” or a “nerd”?
neither. if you see me on the street your wildest guess won’t be near

7. What do you do like to do the most here at PC Perspective?
help people out, interact with fellow pond dwellers, have fun.

8. What do you like most about PC Perspective?
hmm..i have to say it’s the quality of the folks here (with a few exceptions)

9. OK, we all know this is coming…What do you like least about your PC Perspective?
hmmm…the few exceptions and a few organisational err…just the exceptions Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  2

10. How long have you been active in PC Perspective?
3 years and spare Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  5

11. Where are most active here? What is it you suppose that draws you to that particular area?
<already answered>

12. What interests do you have outside of PC Perspective. Don’t be shy, if you don’t have a life outside of here, many readers would like to know!
i’ll have to place cars before women lol. and lets not talk about bikes. altough im not touching those outside a track and/or northamerica street wise…

13. OK, it’s hardware time! Let’s start with your most, or current favorite piece of hardware. Tell us about it.
too many to list Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  5

14. Software? Hey, if you are a closet Linux user, now’s the time to come out. (If you are a closet Microsoft user, don’t be afraid, we can keep a secret!)
i use whatever i need. winnie, linux..still learning the penguin ways , tis hard! Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  5

15. OK, let’s get real personal. Witness Protection Program be damned…Can you tell us something about yourself you’d like us to know?
hmmm…if you sift tru me posts you’ll prolly find everything about me so no , im not hiding much Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  3

16. What can you tell us about your job? Hey, if you do something illegal, now’s a good enough time as any to make a clean start!
i still haven’t made #1 on the list Interview with member dangtx - Editorial  9

17. Where do you live? (Be fearless, your secret is safe with us..)
montreal, quebec, canada

18. What can you tell us about your family??
they’re good folks.

19. Here’s a delicate one…How old are you and where did you grow up?
im nearing the 30 mark soon…

20. Well, we are getting to the end of it, it’ll all be over soon, I promise. What you would like to say to our forum members, go ahead anything. Get it off your chest. We have all day here….
behave!