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  Reply # 475099 28-May-2011 12:27
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OpenD: tomorrow's Sunday - so why not set up a live quick fire draw at pre-announced time if no one claims this time rounds. For instance 60 secs to respond to the PM. Otherwise it is going to be Xmas present for someone!


Sounds good Tongue out except for those of us who have work.

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  Reply # 475101 28-May-2011 12:29
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rscole86:
OpenD: tomorrow's Sunday - so why not set up a live quick fire draw at pre-announced time if no one claims this time rounds. For instance 60 secs to respond to the PM. Otherwise it is going to be Xmas present for someone!


Sounds good Tongue out except for those of us who have work.


Or those of us with shared/slower connections.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 475104 28-May-2011 12:41

gillydar:
rscole86:
OpenD: tomorrow's Sunday - so why not set up a live quick fire draw at pre-announced time if no one claims this time rounds. For instance 60 secs to respond to the PM. Otherwise it is going to be Xmas present for someone!


Sounds good Tongue out except for those of us who have work.


Or those of us with shared/slower connections.


oh well - just throwing out ideas to speed things up.

The other one is "So long as it doesn't clash with [user insert] favourite TV show [/user insert]!" 

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  Reply # 475107 28-May-2011 12:49
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I need to go out and don't want to in case I miss a message!!!! I'm even compulsively checking my spam box and my inbox here in anticipation.




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  Reply # 475108 28-May-2011 12:50
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OpenD:
gillydar:
rscole86:
OpenD: tomorrow's Sunday - so why not set up a live quick fire draw at pre-announced time if no one claims this time rounds. For instance 60 secs to respond to the PM. Otherwise it is going to be Xmas present for someone!


Sounds good Tongue out except for those of us who have work.


Or those of us with shared/slower connections.


oh well - just throwing out ideas to speed things up.

The other one is "So long as it doesn't clash with [user insert] favourite TV show [/user insert]!" 


The redraw timer could still be made shorter, say something like 2-3 hours...

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  Reply # 475111 28-May-2011 12:52
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Yeah that sounds fair....would definitely be done in a day if it was set at 2 hours.

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  Reply # 475114 28-May-2011 13:19
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This is getting a bit beyond the joke, how hard is it to check your email for the chance to win a prize worth over $1k. I know i havnt won when i check PM/Email but i still check my email multiple times just in case i missed it.

Im not to sure about a quick fire draw as im working tomorrow, but something has to be done.

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  Reply # 475117 28-May-2011 13:39
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Imo just give it to me. I check my mails frequently and pretty much just refresh Geekzone all day >.>




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  Reply # 475119 28-May-2011 13:41
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Pick someone who has been following the electronic pass the parcel! At least you know they are following the thread and logging on regularly :)




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  Reply # 475120 28-May-2011 13:43
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freitasm: Ok... No claim, so there's another PM sent just now.

Seriously, if there's no claim on the fourth attempt I will just lose faith in humanity. And on those geeks who don't check emails at least once a day. Or those who enter competitions and then block our emails.


Feel free to give it to me! I've received like a thousand emails from this forum in the last week! I'd be happy to reply to your PM!

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  Reply # 475121 28-May-2011 13:43
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StarBlazer: Pick someone who has been following the electronic pass the parcel! At least you know they are following the thread and logging on regularly :)


Yep draw it from one of us hitting f5 every few seconds :) 

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  Reply # 475122 28-May-2011 13:45
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Yes! this anticipation is killing me D:

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  Reply # 475124 28-May-2011 13:47
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this is worst than being tortured by Osama Binladin with your hand tighed up and your foot hanging upside down while he slowly burning your testcles with gas torch.

This what i feel like waiting and refreshing the page every 2minutes. It's torturing

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  Reply # 475125 28-May-2011 13:54
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I'd still love to win this so just pm me and I'll gladly accept ;-)




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  Reply # 475127 28-May-2011 13:59
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I got a PM but it wasn't for the Acer haha




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