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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    Wonder if myself @X-13 and others who won Stocktober are being excluded from winning in this competition due to winning in the last one ?
    I wonder if I can get more than the max entries again, like I did last year...

    Also, MYTH BUSTED! Watch the video.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    Wonder if myself @X-13 and others who won Stocktober are being excluded from winning in this competition due to winning in the last one ?
    You REALLY need to watch today's video:

    MADvent 2013 - 25 days of prizes and free sweets for all entrants!

    We keep it fair here at VeryPC - each draw is completely random as always.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    I wonder if I can get more than the max entries again, like I did last year...
    Not gunna happen - I'm keeping a keen eye on that these days.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Not gunna happen - I'm keeping a keen eye on that these days.

    Al
    But... how can I "tis the season" again while maintaining maximum MADvent-ness?

    You're a cruel one, Mr Grinch Robinson.

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    But... how can I "tis the season" again while maintaining maximum MADvent-ness?

    You're a cruel one, Mr Grinch Robinson.
    You can still max your MADvent, but no-one will be able to break the max.

    There'll be another opportunity for bonus entry coming next week.

    Al

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    Confused?

    Did anyone else find the first part of the video confusing? I did, and it was about me!
    Must be due to my age...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hallb15 View Post
    Did anyone else find the first part of the video confusing? I did, and it was about me!
    Must be due to my age...
    I did - and I was the one talking!

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    Wonder if myself @X-13 and others who won Stocktober are being excluded from winning in this competition due to winning in the last one ?
    Talk about rubbing our noses in it! TWICE you won in Stock2ber! (Does that sound a little Yoda-esque?)

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    Quote Originally Posted by StevieM View Post
    Talk about rubbing our noses in it! TWICE you won in Stock2ber! (Does that sound a little Yoda-esque?)
    Twice won, in stock2ber, you did

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    You REALLY need to watch today's video:

    MADvent 2013 - 25 days of prizes and free sweets for all entrants!

    We keep it fair here at VeryPC - each draw is completely random as always.

    Al
    Homer Simpson DOH !! Yes I do and spoken way too soon ! Give me a minute to retrieve my foot outta my mouth !!!

    Thanks @VeryPC

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    Guess what I've just found in my pigeon hole from Royal Mail...

    "Unfortunately we can't deliver your item because there is a fee to pay"
    "The sender didn't pay the full postage (includes a 1 handing fee)"
    "Payment due: 1.41"

    I wonder what it could be??? :/

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    Quote Originally Posted by kearton View Post
    Guess what I've just found in my pigeon hole from Royal Mail...

    "Unfortunately we can't deliver your item because there is a fee to pay"
    "The sender didn't pay the full postage (includes a 1 handing fee)"
    "Payment due: 1.41"

    I wonder what it could be??? :/
    You're right, it is from me, and the postage mistake is entirely my boo-boo. If you haven't already, don't pay the fee as it is not worth it.

    See my earlier response:
    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    I have to apologise about this. As a marketing/silly man, rather than one of our professional shipping guys, I did not realise that the weight limit on the stamps used to send out the Stock2ber thank you sweeties was 100g, and unfortunately each package came to roughly 125g, so some of you may be getting demands from the post office to pay to receive your overweight deliveries. Don't pay it please - there are only a small handful of chewy sweets in each envelope, so it is not worth it.

    If you get one of these demands from the post office, or your package has not turned up yet, please do let me know though so I can get some more sent to you with the appropriate postage on this time!
    Al

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    Bit late to it but can you add me please

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    @VeryPC - Received a 1.41 undeliverable item card today. Wasn't expecting anything from you guys as I've already had my Intel i3 gobstopper, my 'Bring Me The Box' Stocktober2 t-shirt and my Hello Kitty Advent calendar. Unless you have been particularly generous and sent out some chewy, sweetie-type things as well...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnknownStuntman View Post
    Bit late to it but can you add me please
    Certainly can - plenty of chances left to win.

    Good luck!

    Al

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