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Nightwyrm
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  #124181 16-Apr-2008 21:06
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Great night - cheers again to MF and the sponsors.  Shame I didn't win anything (I'm not complaining MF, don't ban me Tongue out) but c'est la vie and plenty of free swag anyway.  I see Pebbles seems to have won the eeePC by proxy (unless NR can pry it from her hands).




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#124183 16-Apr-2008 21:16
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A great night MF, it’s a privilege to have been able to attend.  Also great to meet some other Geekzoners face to face.  Many thanks to the sponsors for the fine dining, drink and excellent prizes.  

 
 
 
 


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  #124184 16-Apr-2008 21:22
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Really enjoyed the night, got to put faces and names to all the people. Great meeting everyone.

Let's have another get together soon. Good on ya pebbles for "winnin" the eeepc. lol. ;-)

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  #124192 16-Apr-2008 22:05
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Thanks to everyone.. it was a great night.. now i've just got to figure out how to sleep (managed to consume 10 cans of redbull today...)

Cheers to the food and drink sponsors..

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#124203 16-Apr-2008 22:19
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Thanks to Mauricio, the sponsors, and everyone who attended for making this a great night. I have just posted some photos at www.alastair.geek.nz for anyone who may be interested.

I'm looking forward to playing with my new toy this weekend!

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#124208 16-Apr-2008 22:27
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hope everyone enjoyed the night.


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  #124214 16-Apr-2008 22:48

Was a great night guys, thanks for sorting that MF! Am looking forward to attending the Auckland event also.. pitty I couldnt continue to the next bar *shakes fist at white shoes*

Nice to meet everyone and see some old faces too :)

 
 
 
 


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#124217 16-Apr-2008 22:56
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Great night thanks heaps to all the sponsers.  I have sadly lost my prize to my 6 year old who will be rocking the holidays away.  I even met someone from my work whom I have emailed and never met LOL.

Once again thanks all.  And to the Auckland guys I was sitting with the next round is on me. Laughing

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#124225 16-Apr-2008 23:47
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Thank you Mauricio, especially for your plugging me ;-)

I had a great time and it was nice meeting those that I did. Looking forward to next time.




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#124226 16-Apr-2008 23:52
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Hello everyone!

I think this was a very good night! Thank you everyone who showed up - thanks Alasta for the pictures on Flickr, and thank you to all our sponsors!

Looking forward to having an Auckland event next month - soon we will post details!




 

 

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  #124231 17-Apr-2008 00:06
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I got what I wanted! (through a lil devious ways but hey) I seemed to get the comment that out of everyone I was the only one that was exactly as they expected, haven't decided if this was an insult or a compliment, but I'm glad my typing comes across so... me I guess. Thoroughly loved it, think GZ drinks should at least be re-occuring prizes arent necessary all the time though... definitely welcome :)








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  #124232 17-Apr-2008 00:07
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No! Not next month! I won't be able to go!

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  #124237 17-Apr-2008 00:27
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It was nice to finally put some faces to the names here...and names to faces elsewhere :) I certainly had a good time (Thanks to MF + Sponsors) and I'll be another one who wouldn't mind regular drinks either :)




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  #124238 17-Apr-2008 00:30
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Well I throughly enjoyed it as well, my only disappointment was me watching the last prize given away just as I was walking in, that'll teach me, but I have plenty of toys already so more wasn't vital (but sure would have been nice!).

Great to finally meet a number of you (MF included!) and put faces to names/alias's would have liked to meet more, but pre-embossed tee-shirts with your alias were not provided... so the small stickie "Hi i'm ..." were ok, but there weren't any left by the time I got there.

We all agreed that "TheBartender" will change his name to "TheGeneral" or something similar, since he isn't a bartender anymore (but neither am I :) but more of a General Manager of a drinking establishment..... ;)





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  #124243 17-Apr-2008 01:14
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The General....yup yup....Grrrrrrrrrr! dont mess with me!

Good to meet ya BarTender, and those other guys...forgot their handles already......help, who were they?

Guys I got alot with the most, great conversation:
-BarTender...great debate mate, will discuss more, hope to see ya post on my wiki...
-The dancer dude.....had fun without worrying what people thought, not a prude like some...great fulla!
-The gay guy......I'm straight, and I gave ya a kiss!
-And that other guy I was talkin to all night....the pretty boy...who was he again? ya left early mate!!!....we should catch up to get on the piss again, good man!

For a 'bartender', I have a crap memory!

Great night overall





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