Randal first appeared @ The FISH in February 2008 on a Britney Spears article.
What's interesting about the history of this member of the community is that they had not fully developed the persona, leaving the signature at the end of the comment out during the first few weeks, which is so significant with Randal today.
1st recorded post:
A recorded mistake:
Randal actually spells the name incorrectly but it's too late to correct the mistake. It's recorded as Randall in every February 23, 2008 post:
1st recorded response:
On February 29, 2008, Randal's post generated a lot of first responses from the readers. It also shows Randal breaking a rule that was instated well after -- Randal actually responds to comments!
1st post to a guy:
Randal made his first post to a guy - Prince Harry.
1st recorded sign-off:
After a month of posting @ The FISH, Randal adopts his signature sign-off.
1st Superficial SHOUT-OUT!
Randal receives a shout from the writers @ The FISH.
Randal's favorite comment -
"Oprah's Gorilla Butthole wants Randal | April 2, 2008 at 5:15 pm
By the way, why’s it not spelled “Randall”? Did somebody beat the “L” out of you? I wanna volunteer to help make you “Randa”"