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If it's a different number than the number of stories you've saved, would you care to estimate how many stories you've read in your fannish lifetime? Round to the nearest order of magnitude, or feel free to just laugh into the text box instead.
isis -- HAHAHA.
darchildre -- ...I cannot possibly answer that question. So very many, OMG.
bossymarmalade -- i cannot even begin to estimate!!
iceinyourmusic -- Mwahahahaah. Now I actually wish I COULD come up with a number, but... no.
theodosia21 -- A million? I have no idea- lots and lots!
zing_och -- ahaha, no idea. I've been here 10 years - it adds up...
torch -- Okay. Ahahaha. :)
silentfire -- brb, LOLing forever
amaresu -- I shall laugh into the text box: Hahahahahahahaha...ha
walkingshadow -- LOLL FOREVER. Hundreds of thousands?
originalpuck -- Lots.
trinity_clare -- OVER 9000!!!!!!! (probably a decent estimate, actually, but I couldn't resist.)
yevgenie -- oh my god, lots. lots and lots and lots.
halfeatenmoon -- HAHA. I can't even estimate. Thousands.
carnadosa -- 20,000
waxjism -- ahahhahaa? hahaha. ha ha ha. hee hee hee... yeah. eleven years.
merryish -- Oh god, I have no idea. A lot.
icepixie -- Between 5,000, and 10,000, maybe? I've been reading it for 15 years, but in fits and spurts.
sage -- AHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
jetamors -- Several thousand?
meinnim -- Probably 10,000 fics
viggorlijah -- Ten years = squibillion
deird1 -- 50,000
hl -- I've truly no idea. I would guess a big number, but ????
alias_sqbr -- 1000? 600?
ruuger -- Mine is an evil laugh - after 10- years and multiple fandoms, the number must be in tens of thousands...
beatrice_otter -- many, many times more than I've saved
quivo -- 1000, maybe?
katekat -- more than 100,000
sally_maria -- Vast quantities
thefrogg -- ROFL Probably in the 50,000-100,000 range
witticaster -- I have no. fucking. idea. I've been reading fic for eleven years or so now? I have no idea how many in that time.
wendelah1 -- 25,000
hibernate -- After more than 12 years in fandom, I wouldn't even TRY to guess!
scheherezhad -- bwahahahaha!
chaneen -- completely impossible to figure out. several hundred thousand, easily, most likely
wintercreek -- At least 2,000 in the past two years, based on Delicious. o_O Probably not more than 10,000 total - I reread a fair amount.
sophia-sol.livejournal.com -- ahaha, I couldn't even estimate, the number is so laughably huge.
pollyrepeat -- A HA HA HA HA
attackfish -- good lord, let's just say a hell of a lot.
wrabbit -- Oh dear.
erinptah -- AHAHAHAHAHA who knows? Thousands. Maybe tens of thousands. I've been reading fic for twelve years, after all.
fred_mouse -- I save about 1 in 3 at present
finch -- I still have fanfics saved on floppy disks. No idea what the count would be.
draconic_voices -- 10,000
sporangia -- 50,000
hermitsoul -- More than 1,000,000
idella -- Probably around ten thousand, so far
calvinahobbes -- 10,000
tai -- 50,000-100,000
tears_of_nienna -- Gazillions. Well, at least a thousand.
koulagirl666.livejournal.com -- 5000
anarchicq -- Not counting my own? Maybe about 150-200
seekergeek -- AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
rikkasinappi -- 7,000
lemniciate -- omg
majoline -- You're seriously asking this?
joyeuses -- Too many to count! I've been reading fanfic for eight years straight.
reddwarfer -- Um....all of them? in the pairings I like...
mizubyte -- omg i have NOOOOO idea
paradox_dragon -- Hahahahahaha. Yeah. Some fairly large multiple of a thousand, perhaps?
wychwood -- haha, I have no idea AT ALL. thousands?
ellia -- 200000
cesy -- Haha, an awful lot. Probably more than 100,000.
covarla -- Between 10,000 and 50,000
macey -- 2,000 + ? I save all long-fic and really good short (also, ff.net C2s?)
schneefink -- I´m quite sure over 10,000
darkhavens -- In the beginning, I saved everything I read. Now I save those I might want to read again. Guesstimate >100k
solaciolum -- *sob* So many hours that should have been spent doing homework...
thecitymouse -- thousands, at least
suthnoli -- 5000? Probably more...
frogspace.livejournal.com -- I have no idea
marianas -- ...lots. probably ~50,000
kadnarim -- between 10 and 100 thousand
shadytail -- 5000
blackeyedgirl -- In the 10s of thousands?
kennahijja -- I couldn't possibly guess, really. Lots.
pandersoneel.livejournal.com -- 10,000
lanjelin -- Countless more than I've saved, that's for sure!
livrelibre -- Ahahahaha. . .um, since I started saving late I'd say my total of stories has to be well over 25000
autoclave -- probably around 40,000
lizvogel -- ROTFL!
paxpinnae -- HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA.
starwatcher -- Over 4,000
magician113 -- 5-10 thousand
birggitt -- *laughs madly*
mostcrazylady -- 15,000
moerae -- More than 50,000
jesse_the_k -- ha ha ha >7,500
doctor_denmark -- 5000
azephirin -- I've been reading fic since 1996—I couldn't even begin to estimate! :)
genarti -- Ahaha. Not lots by a voracious fic reader's estimation -- I go through cycles of reading very little -- but more than I could estimate. Several hundred?
klangley56 -- I've been reading for almost 40 years so, no, can't possible estimate.
arallara -- 20,000+ ? maybe??