Name my PowerBook!

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  1. livingfortoday macrumors 68030

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    Alrighty. I recently began painting my old Ti Powerbook white, and it kinda looks like a non-plastic, widescreen iBook now. It's not done yet, but it's going to have some off-white flames on the cover, as well.

    Anyways, I need a name for it! I want to write a name for it where the old "Powerbook G4" was.

    Anybody have any ideas? The project won't be done for a few days still, but I'll try to get some pics of the "in-between" stages up if it'll help spur the imagination.

    Remember, all white, with some whitish flames on the back.

    Oh, and please no whining about me painting the computer, or saying how great they look in the original color. Just name ideas!
     
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  3. andiwm2003 macrumors 601

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    the hitch hikers guide to the galaxy?

    or just "don't panic" in friendly letters?
     
  4. Aarow macrumors 6502a

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    Charlie The Ti Book That Was Painted White And Soon To Have Off White Flames On The Cover"

    I think it's a great name.
     
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    St. Flamos, Bane of Windowskinder.. that or Steve


    I think that's what you name a Mac with a pot sticker on it. :)
     
  7. livingfortoday thread starter macrumors 68030

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    So far there have been a lot of... interesting suggestions. Keep in mind, though, I don't want the name to be too long, so that I can fit it in around the same area as the original "Powerbook G4".

    Thanks!
     
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  9. livingfortoday thread starter macrumors 68030

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    Where's the "4" in that?
     
  10. yellow Moderator emeritus

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    I ditched it. I suppose you could slap an "A" in there instead.. some anti-l33t whatneverness..

    PoboA Gowerk.

    Sounds like an STD.

    It burns when I pee and the doctor told me I had a nasty case of Poboa Gowerk. I musta picked it up in Tijuana. I KNEW that donkey show was too good to be true! Man, I hope this penicillin works..
     
  11. kgarner macrumors 68000

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    If I get a Powerbook ang get the nerve up to "customize" I am sooooo doing the Don't Panic thing.
     
  12. Doctor Q Administrator

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    TIghty WHITEy
     
  13. superbovine macrumors 68030

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    thanks now i have coke up my noise.
     
  14. yellow Moderator emeritus

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    umm.. Isn't that where it's supposed to go? BAD YELLOW! NOT FUNNY!
     
  15. pinto32 macrumors 6502

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    how about 'Powerbook 5300"??

    --someone had to say it....
     
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    I aim to please.
     
  17. atari1356 macrumors 68000

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    Definitely Tighty Whitey... that's the winner. :D
     
  18. doucy2 macrumors 65816

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    lil lappy

    pimpin Sh**

    mandy mac

    Terrible Ti - my favorite

    Ferocious Frank
     
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  20. EGT macrumors 68000

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    Bill. James. Sara. Fredrick. Samson. Howard. Sally. Jane. Andrew. Francis.

    All are acceptable. "Computer" also works quite well.

    How about Lappy? That's what I call mine.

    Or sometimes "Powerbook", or "The Powerbook".

    Or (The lack of) Power Book ...

    (Excuse my sarcasm :rolleyes: ;) )
     
  21. applekid macrumors 68020

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    Flamer
    Flamebait

    :)

    Post pics as soon as it's done. I'd like to see it.
     

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