Name: Karl Orbell
Location: Barnet, London, UK
Sex: Male
Interests: Kids TV, Nature, Programming, Cookery, Film

Web PresenceEdit

 This user contributes to the
Internet Movie Database.
BThis user keeps a weblog at Blogger as A Gentle Place.
LJThis user maintains a LiveJournal  as orbling.
 This user has a profile on MySpace.
 This user uses Google as a primary search engine.
 This user uses Wikipedia as a primary point of reference.
 This user uses MSN Hotmail as a primary email service.
This user uses Gmail as a primary email service.
 This user contributes using GIMP.

 This user hacks happily with Emacs.
 This user contributes using Notepad.
 This user uses BitTorrent.
  This user contributes using a PC.
This user uses Intel processors exclusively.
 This user contributes using Microsoft Windows XP.
BBThis user contributes using a broadband connection.
 Content contributed by this user is released into the public domain.


26This user is 26 years old.
 This user was born on 25th March 1980.
 This user is a child at heart. They might have grown older, but they'll never grow up.
 This user is a British Citizen.
 This user lives in England. 
 This user lives in London.
 This user is of multiple ancestries.
 This user loathes, but is forced to observe, daylight saving time.
 This user has no understanding of time and does everything at the last minute.
 This user sleeps, but not for predictable amounts of time.
 This user attends or attended
Imperial College London
 This user is a software engineer.
:-]This user is polite.
LacInt This user is Lactose intolerant
  This user is a pessimist.
ØThis user is a recluse.
AvPD This user suffers from avoidant personality disorder.  

  This user has social anxiety.
This user does not smoke.
  This user supports the ban on smoking in public places.
 This user is right-handed.
bro This user has a little brother
  This user prefers cold weather.
 This user puts up a real Christmas tree, not an artificial one.
 This user prefers the metric system.

 This user finds that comedy is the best way to communicate.
 This user believes it is every citizen's duty to vote.
 This user is a member of Wikipedians against censorship.
  This user finds copyright paranoia disruptive.
  This user sees nothing wrong with the human form and doesn't view it as something that needs to be hidden.
  This user is opposed to online censorship.
  This user believes in the separation of church and state.  
  This user believes the world would be a happier, safer and saner place without religion.
atheist This user rejects as invalid all forms of spirituality or religion.

  This user understands biological evolution.
This user believes that all articles should have an infobox.
inclThis user is an inclusionist.
 This user scored 3141.8522837450946 on the Are You a Wikipediholic Test.
ubx-3This user is an advanced userbox user.
 This user was up all night finding userboxes and is now very drowsy.
 This user prefers using userboxes to fill up their user page instead of actually writing something useful.
 This user provides information using userboxes to contact other Wikipedians with similar interests.
 This user overuses userboxes.
 This user is a socialist.
 This user is a trade unionist


 This user is vegan.
 This user enjoys cooking.
 This user eats chili.
 This user would likely die without eating the occasional curry.
 This user has eaten Vegemite and is thankfully still alive.
 This user practically inhales jalapeños.
 This user enjoys limes AND all things limey.
 This user eats strawberries.
 This user couldn't live without bagels, but NO CREAM CHEESE!
 This user loves pancakes.
 This user loves pasta.
 This user loves
Italian cuisine.
 This user loves
Indian food.
 This user loves
Greek food
This user likes Mexican food
This user loves cake.
 This user enjoys jelly beans.
 This user eats Swedish Fish.
H2OThis user drinks water regularly.
 This user drinks Coca-Cola
C2H5OH-0This user is a non-drinker.


 This user enjoys films.
  "Surely this user can't be serious?"
  This user is in a glass case of emotion.
 This user is a fan of the Austin Powers film series. Yeah, baby, yeah!
OBefore this user dies, they will see the Ring.
Sin CityThis user knows that if you walk down the right back alley in Sin City, you can find anything...
 This user has a feeling that we're not in Kansas anymore.
 This user took the red pill, not the blue pill.
 A person is smart; people are dumb, panicky, dangerous animals and you know it!
Tron  This user fights on the Game Grid.
LOTR This user enjoys The Lord of the Rings book, the film trilogy, and the 1978 animated film.
STAR WARSThis user is a true Star Wars fan, and as one, considers the films to be a single work.
 This user actually liked The Phantom Menace.
 This user is a fan of Dune.
HP This user is a Harry Potter fan.


 This user has a television set.
PALThis user's television receives PAL/PAL-variant transmissions, or lives in a region where they are broadcast.
  This user likes the BBC.
itvThis user is from London and watches ITV London on the weekends.
4This user watches Channel 4.
ALLThis user is a fan of all kinds of comedy.
EEThis user watches EastEnders.
nip/tuckThis user wants to know what you don't like about yourself.
The O.C.This user welcomes you to The O.C.
BSG This user believes that life here began out there, but is not a fan of that show with the flying bike felgercarb.
 This user is a fan of Babylon 5.
BtVSThis user is a fan of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series.
FarThis user watches Farscape
fireflyThis user thinks Firefly is the greatest television series ever made.
InvasionThis user saw the lights. Did you?
RDThis user is full of smeg.
 This user is a Doctor Who fan.
Dr. WhoThis user has been a Doctor Who fan since the Seventh Doctor.7th
DWThis user's favorite Doctor is the Seventh Doctor.
 This user enjoys Star Trek.
SGThis user activates the Stargate to explore other planets.
ATHFThis user knows that Aqua Teen Hunger Force is #1 in the hood, G.
FGThis user thinks Family Guy is freakin' sweet.
 Good news, everyone! This user is a fan of Futurama!
MCoGThis user is a fan of The Mysterious Cities of Gold.
d'oh!This user thinks The Simpsons is simply...excellent.
 This user demands you
Respect my authoritah!
This user is a heroic Autobot.
 This user is a fan of Blackadder.
BBThis user buys their books from Black Books.
DAThis user is a fan of Dad's Army
 This user loves
Desperate Housewives
Ted This user has visited Craggy Island.
GWThis user is a fan of Green Wing
ITHello, I.T. , have you tried turning it off and on again? Is it definitely plugged in?
KUAThis user is a friend of the Buckets (pronounced Bouquet).
LEA GUEThis user has visited Royston Vasey, And will never leave!
 This user goes on a journey through time and space, to the world of The Mighty Boosh!
I don't believe it! This user is a fan of One Foot in the Grave!
PThis user has spent time in Slade Prison.
70sThis user thinks anyone who doesn't like That '70s Show is a dumbass.
YMAre you a fan? Yes Minister.
  This user loves Only Fools & Horses.
 This user knows it all started with a Big Bang!.
 This user watches How I Met Your Mother
 This user watches H E R O E S.


 This user plays the recorder.
 This user plays the piano.
 This user plays the trumpet.
 This user enjoys folk music.
 This user enjoys rock music.
 This user fancies Celtic music.
 This user listens to World Music
 This user enjoys classical music.
 This user enjoys electronic music.
 This user enjoys computer and video game music outside gaming.
 This user enjoys indie rock.
 This user enjoys film scores.
  This user can't stand hip hop music.
4/4This user is against DJs adding a 4/4 Beat under old '80s songs and calling them new.
DBThis user is a fan of David Bowie.
  This user does not have an iPod, but wants one.
 This user is a MiniDisc user.


 Editing Wikipedia is something this user does as a hobby.
 This user is interested in their family history.
eπi+1=0This user is a mathie.
 This user couldn't care less about football.
 This user enjoys photography.
 This user is a Naturalist.
 This user loves the 1980s and participates in the 1980s retro movement
 This user enjoys reading fiction.
 This user likes to read using a Kindle Fire.
CSL This user enjoys the works of C.S. Lewis.
  This user loves The Chronicles of Narnia, both the books and the movies.
This user enjoys the works of
J. R. R. Tolkien.
 This user enjoys the Lord of the Rings book and movie series.
 This user is a fan of the
Harry Potter series.
7+1This user enjoys the Discworld series.
ASOIAFThis user is a fan of George R. R. Martin's book series A Song of Ice and Fire.
 This user enjoys skygazing and astronomy.
  This user is interested in astronomy.
  This user has a keen interest in learning about Chemistry.
  This user accepts evolution as a biological fact.
  This user is interested in Geology.
  This user is interested in linguistics.
 This user is interested in maps.
 This user is interested in politics.
  This user has a keen interest in physics.
IEEEThis user is a member of the IEEE.
 This user loves calculators.
 This user is interested in their local history.

 This user is interested in the
Middle Ages.
 This user is interested in World War I (1914-1918) and World War II (1939-1945). 
 This user is interested in the Crusades.
 This user is interested in ancient civilizations.
 This user is interested in the ancient Celts.
 This user is interested in
Ancient Egypt.
This user is interested in the British Isles.
 This user is interested in the British Empire.
 This user is interested in the Victorian period.
 This user is interested in the History of France.
This user is interested in the Russian Revolution
 This user can solve a Rubik's Cube without cheating.
 This user is a Board Game Geek.
This user passed GO!
(…so where is my $200?)
CardsThis user enjoys playing card games.
 This user plays Gin Rummy.
cvg-3This user is an advanced gamer.
+This user plays retro games.   
  This user plays pirated ROMs on an Emulator.
 This user prefers to play games on a PC.
PSxThis user is a fan of Sony PlayStation console series hardware and software.
NintendoThis user supports Nintendo.
 This user feels that the SNES or Super Famicom was the last great console.
  This user still enjoys his/her Game Gear, and still thinks that it was better than the Game Boy.
CIVThis user plays one or more versions of Civilization.
xyzzyThis user has spent too much time in the Colossal Cave.
MN-2This user is an expert minesweeper.
@ This user plays NetHack.
SCThis user plays SimCity.
SCThis user plays StarCraft.
 This user plays the Star Fox series.
TAThis user is a fan of
Total Annihilation
 This user plays Warcraft III.
RSThis user plays RuneScape.
EQ2This user plays EverQuest 2
LFGThis user spends entirely too much time playing Guild Wars.
 This user plays the European
World of Warcraft (WoW EU).
D&D This user plays Dungeons & Dragons.


prog-4This user is an expert programmer.
as-2This user is an intermediate ActionScript coder.
APLThis user can program in APL.
asm-2This user is an intermediate assembly language programmer.
asp-2This user is an intermediate ASP programmer.
bashThis user can program in Bash.
BASIC-4This user is an expert BASIC programmer.
batThis user can program in Batch.
C-3This user is an advanced C programmer.
C++-2This user is an intermediate C++ programmer.
c++-2This user is an intermediate C++ programmer.
This user can write Cascading Style Sheets.
for-2This user is an intermediate Fortran programmer.
F#-2This user is an intermediate F# programmer.
hsThis user can program in Haskell.
<html>This user can write HTML.
JavaThis user can program in Java.
js-5This user is a professional JavaScript programmer.
λThis user is fluent in Lambda calculus.
This user is an intermediate LaTeX user.
Lisp(lambda (user)
    (setf (lisp-p user) t))
 -2This user is an intermediate Mathematica programmer.
mysql-4This user is an expert MySQL programmer.
pas-4This user is an expert Pascal programmer.
PerlThis user is just another Perl hacker.
PHP-5This user is a professional PHP programmer.
plThis user can code Prolog.
py-1This user is a beginning Python programmer.
re-3This user writes advanced regular expressions.
SQL-3This user is an advanced SQL programmer.
vb-2This user is an intermediate Visual Basic programmer.
vba-3This user is an advanced Visual Basic for Applications programmer.
vbsThis user can program in VBScript.
{{Wiki}}This user can write in the MediaWiki language.
w:)This user is a wiki markup enthusiast.
xmlThis user can write XML.
xhtmlThis user can write XHTML.
 This user writes games on his or her graphing calculator.
This user is interested in video game development.
WebThis user is a web developer