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Our Advertisers Thread, MADvent 2013 - 25 days of prizes and free sweets for all entrants! in Purchasing and Trading; Originally Posted by X-13 As I've said multiple times... Xbone. Its not green enough......
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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    As I've said multiple times... Xbone.

    Its not green enough...

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    As I've said multiple times... Xbone.
    I'll put you out of your misery now. WRONG! but you do get a bonus entry for guessing, and you are now maxed out!

    (see the post above that I was typing when you posted this)

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    That's it! You've given me the idea I needed. I've been trying to come up with an all-inclusive way of earning bonus entries for anyone following the thread closely. Here it is:

    Make a guess at what the star prize for day 25 is and I will award you a bonus entry. It's that simple - no prize for correct answer (other than pride and smugosity), but a single bonus entry for each person who has one or more guesses. Remember that no-one get's more than 3 total entries including their original entry (currently just @sparkeh and @HaleStorm are maxed out). CLUE: there is a tiny big clue somewhere in this paragraph.

    Al
    Is it a very BIG VeryPC mug, as in the clue was sMUGosity?

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    It's a nano

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    Quote Originally Posted by hallb15 View Post
    Is it a very BIG VeryPC mug, as in the clue was sMUGosity?
    Nope - nice logic though.

    Bonus earned, you are maxed sir!

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    That's it! You've given me the idea I needed. I've been trying to come up with an all-inclusive way of earning bonus entries for anyone following the thread closely. Here it is:

    Make a guess at what the star prize for day 25 is and I will award you a bonus entry. It's that simple - no prize for correct answer (other than pride and smugosity), but a single bonus entry for each person who has one or more guesses. Remember that no-one get's more than 3 total entries including their original entry (currently just @sparkeh and @HaleStorm are maxed out). CLUE: there is a tiny big clue somewhere in this paragraph.

    Al

    EDIT - I will reveal the prize later today. I'll take guesses until 3pm then tell you all what it is, so make your guesses...
    Bonus just for a guess whether its correct or not?

    My guess is a supermarket sweep style trip around the VeryPC production line. Whatever you can carry or fit in your pockets you get to keep, including Al.

    Am I right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Make a guess at what the star prize for day 25 is and I will award you a bonus entry. It's that simple - no prize for correct answer (other than pride and smugosity),.................. CLUE: there is a tiny big clue somewhere in this paragraph
    [Giddy] Is it the Smugotron 2000??? It is isn't it?!! It's the Smugotron 2000 fo'shure!!! Yep. Ace prize. Totally awesome.[/giddy]

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    ] no prize for correct answer
    Is that the clue? ie there is no prize!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Make a guess at what the star prize for day 25 is and I will award you a bonus entry. It's that simple - no prize for correct answer (other than pride and smugosity), but a single bonus entry for each person who has one or more guesses. Remember that no-one get's more than 3 total entries including their original entry (currently just @sparkeh and @HaleStorm are maxed out). CLUE: there is a tiny big clue somewhere in this paragraph.
    Is it a greengrocer's apostrophe?

    (Also, I fear the subtle clue is not to subtle when quoting and seeing the link to the Nano PC. Alas! Unless that itself is just a clue, and the real prize is a fleet of nanobots psychically melded to the brain stem and able to respond instantly to mental commands, thus allowing the winner to establish themselves as The Dominator, overthrowing the British government and ruling over a new cyberpunk dystopia called Verypcia. But it's probably the first thing.)

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    Quote Originally Posted by StevieM View Post
    As for today's, you tease us by lifting the hem of the star prize showing us just an ankle - well the corner of a box in this case.

    Attachment 22111
    Wadya reckon guys 'n' gals?
    Better [well, slightly clearer] version:

    Untitled.png

    Sort of looks like a computer...

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    no-one get's
    Oooh is it a grammer checker?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Oooh is it a grammer checker?
    A free @witch?

    I'm OK with that.

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    Broadleaf Max? With a awesome GPU? (i know i dont get an extra entry) but it would be cool

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Make a guess at what the star prize for day 25 is and I will award you a bonus entry. It's that simple
    I've got it! It's that simple because the star prize is actually a star. You get your very own star as the star prize.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Oooh is it a grammer checker?
    Pedant fail! *grammar checker

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