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What’s in a Name? Mayoiga and Internet Handles

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One of my favorite things to do while playing an online video game is to study the handles of my opponents. Various references to anime, manga, television series, professional players of both sports or esports, and a variety of other media favorites meet to create hilarious and entertaining names.

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Dear My Future: Boku Dake ga Inai Machi and Orange

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The first day of my college orientation, we were instructed to write letters to ourselves four years from then, presumably when we would be days away from graduating. Looking around my orientation group, most seemed to struggle with what to say, gazing off into the middle distance or staring blankly at the small sheet of paper provided.

Unlike my peers, I began scribbling furiously.

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