I wish I could say that that's an uncommon experience. I've had it happen to me on several occasions, and I know many others have as well. I find that it occurs most often when I'm connected to the chat server via pidgin at the same time. However sometimes it seems to happen for no good reason at all.
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It is not a weird handle. Am I the only one that saw Automan in the '80s?