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Our Advertisers Thread, STOCKTOBER2! A month of prizes and sweeties from VeryPC in Purchasing and Trading; Just realised that reading and replying to this thread has become my main duty of the day......
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    Just realised that reading and replying to this thread has become my main duty of the day...

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    You work in IT. You don't have a soul.
    Do you not watch South Park? they say it's ginger people not IT workers who have no soul... I shall reserve judgement! ;p

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post

    Just seen the map, is that all schools that have bought stuff or in draw?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Just realised that reading and replying to this thread has become my main duty of the day...
    We need to get @Little-Miss in here. Maybe it'll cheer her up a bit.

    Also, I've done almost NO work today because of Stocktober2. [HEAR THAT AL! YOU'VE MADE ME DO NO WORK! I demand compensation... A PS4 should cover it. ]

    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    Do you not watch South Park? they say it's ginger people not IT workers who have no soul... I shall reserve judgement! ;p
    IT workers are the new gingers.

    Mainly because you can't make fun of ginger people any more due to discrimination laws.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Morgan Freeman phrase to be said for the prize: Now the only thing you can think of, is the sound of my voice, man it sounds good. You know what else is good? Stocktober. Now I'm not talking about regular prizes being given out, why, they're giving out a PS4. And if you mess with Al or his crew, they'll send Emma around, and nobody wants that!
    Okay then - anyone who posts audio or video (with audio, obviously!) of themselves speaking the following phrase in their best Morgan Freeman voice will get a bonus entry into STOCKTOBER2!

    "Now the only thing you can think of, is the sound of my voice, man it sounds good. You know what else is good? Stocktober. Now I'm not talking about regular prizes being given out, why, they're giving out a PS4. And if you mess with Al or his crew, they'll send Emma around, and nobody wants that! I am the Morgan Freeman." Then say your EduGeek username so we can keep track.

    Best impression decided by votes in the thread (you can't vote for yourself though) wins a big bag of Sweeties from the South Yorkshire branch of Wonka Enterprises (sweet warehouse near our factory). Anyone hanging out on the thread can cast 1 vote (don't wanna exclude our fellow sponsor @ICTDirect_Dave from the voting process).

    Same deal as Back to School. Max entires ever allowed is 3:

    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    • Maximum competition entries allowed in any case is 3 total, not to be exceeded so no-one gains too much of an advantage.
    Now to see if anyone has the guts to give it a shot!

    Al
    Last edited by VeryPC; 4th October 2013 at 01:11 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Okay then - anyone who posts audio or video (with audio, obviously!) on themselves speaking the following phrase in their best Morgan Freeman voice will get a bonus entry into STOCKTOBER2!
    BOOOOOOO!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    Do you not watch South Park? they say it's ginger people not IT workers who have no soul... I shall reserve judgement! ;p
    What about ginger people who are also IT workers? *raises hand nervously*

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    Quote Originally Posted by kaphc View Post
    What about ginger people who are also IT workers? *raises hand nervously*
    Soul inversion.

    You have negative soul, which means you actually leech the souls of everyone around you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    They have MSpaint, it's all they can afford on their budget.
    We painstakingly draw each frame of every every STOCKTOBER2! video pixel by pixel from a palette of 16 colours.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Just realised that reading and replying to this thread has become my main duty of the day...
    Tell me about it.

    Sheesh.

    (had a good root around but couldn't find a pic of Spidey or ben grimm saying "sheesh" anywhere"

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardtailstar View Post
    Just seen the map, is that all schools that have bought stuff or in draw?
    That's all the active VeryPC Education customers based on a quick search query I did on our CRM (it may not be exhaustive, depends on my query skills).

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    We need to get @Little-Miss in here. Maybe it'll cheer her up a bit.

    Also, I've done almost NO work today because of Stocktober2. [HEAR THAT AL! YOU'VE MADE ME DO NO WORK! I demand compensation... A PS4 should cover it. ]
    Seconded. We need more pink and purple to brighten the place up, and it never hurts to have a Nyan Cat hanging around.

    AL
    Last edited by Little-Miss; 4th October 2013 at 02:59 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    BOOOOOOO!
    Don't worry, I have a plan for the sonically challenged too. Will announce in next vid.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Seconded. We need more pink and purple to brighten the place up, and it never hurts to have a Nyan Cat hanging around.

    AL
    @VeryPC - Al

    Can I get entered again or more entries, as I really need my name putting on that PS 4 ( maybe you could etch something into or onto the PS 4 , same as what you do with your PC's you sell ??? )

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    don't wanna exclude our fellow sponsor @ICTDirect_Dave from the voting process
    Aw Shucks Al! You're a gent!

    Quote Originally Posted by kaphc View Post
    What about ginger people who are also IT workers? *raises hand nervously*
    Ahh then it cancels out. You'll do just fine!

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