The shifting plane of the Open Forum has contents that can't be predicted.
However there is one common place you can go to get a bit more information about other IFians...
This second incarnation of the picture thread has many more glimpses of real-world IFians than the first, and is now stickied for long-lasting posterity.
This one even has a picture of me (Smee) in it! Only took me a year to be brave enough.