People on the forum used to think I was male -- and it got annoying after a while, so I've used feminine avatars ever since.
I have yet to find a feminine avatar I like well enough to use, not that I've made an exhaustive search.
Hope is the denial of reality. It is the carrot dangled before the draft horse to keep him plodding along in a vain attempt to reach it. We should remove the carrot and walk forward with our eyes open. -- Raistlin Majere
Now we just need a poll for sexual orientation to make the creepers' job easier.
A man builds. A parasite asks 'Where is my share?'
A man creates. A parasite says, 'What will the neighbors think?'
A man invents. A parasite says, 'Watch out, or you might tread on the toes of God... '