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Old 01-14-2013, 10:47 AM   #16
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:34 AM   #17
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Congrats to all the winners. I enjoyed reading all of the entries.

Now, sadly I must go ship these Kindle Paperwhites that have been sitting on my desk mocking me.

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Pssst ... BOb ... remember to wipe off your fingerprints first!
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:45 AM   #18
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Pssst ... BOb ... remember to wipe off your fingerprints first!
If you find peanut butter finger prints on your "new" kindle paperwhite... It was the Chicken Wot done it!

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Old 01-14-2013, 12:00 PM   #19
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:00 PM   #20
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Is it too late to enter?
If you realized just what the final odds of winning were -- considering how few people actually ventured a guess -- you would bash your head in with a bunch of bananas for not entering.
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:17 PM   #21
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Thank you so much to all involved - $30 worth of good reading in my future courtesy of MobileRead! The mystery was great fun, and to actually win a prize was just the icing on the cake!
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:30 PM   #22
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If you realized just what the final odds of winning were -- considering how few people actually ventured a guess --
you wish you would at least have put a candle somewhere
Oh, did I mixed up some threads? Isn't it the end-that-sentence topic?
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:41 PM   #23
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:42 PM   #24
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If you realized just what the final odds of winning were -- considering how few people actually ventured a guess -- you would bash your head in with a bunch of bananas for not entering.
That's how he starts EVERY morning!


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Old 01-14-2013, 02:03 PM   #25
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If you realized just what the final odds of winning were -- considering how few people actually ventured a guess -- you would bash your head in with a bunch of bananas for not entering.

Could we get some statistics, please? How many entered, how many guessed which culprit?

Inquiring minds want to know.........
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:26 PM   #26
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Old 01-14-2013, 04:03 PM   #27
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:29 PM   #28
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Congrats to all! And thanks again for the exciting story and prize.
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:50 PM   #30
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