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Old 11-30-2009, 08:00 AM   #16
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So, I can't try it out Oh well, I'll just have to wait 2 weeks!
i see it's a good thing we were thinking clearly while planning this !

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Are the winners chosen by first-come-first-serve basis? (so, if I guess the book correctly after 4 days, I have more chance to win than somebody who needs 10 days?)
no, the winners will be chosen by a random drawing from all the correct answers that we receive. so speed is really not an object (except that you have to send your answer before the deadline, of course).
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Old 11-30-2009, 08:02 AM   #17
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So, I can't try it out Oh well, I'll just have to wait 2 weeks!


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Are the winners chosen by first-come-first-serve basis? (so, if I guess the book correctly after 4 days, I have more chance to win than somebody who needs 10 days?)
I believe it said random drawing...
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Old 11-30-2009, 08:10 AM   #18
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Old 11-30-2009, 08:55 AM   #19
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"Attachment search has been disabled during the MobileRead Winter Contest."

Booo!!
You can't search for *anything* by a "greenie". I just found out the loooong way.
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Old 11-30-2009, 08:57 AM   #20
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we're smarter than we look.
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Old 11-30-2009, 11:02 AM   #21
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I think I've just been insulted.

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Old 11-30-2009, 11:19 AM   #22
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Old 11-30-2009, 11:24 AM   #23
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Old 11-30-2009, 03:37 PM   #24
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Gads...they've updated their robot file for Google as well. It appears they've put some thought into this little game. What happened to the good ol' days when the geeks could playfully game the games? (reference: Real Genius)

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Old 11-30-2009, 03:39 PM   #25
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Gads...they've updated their robot file for Google as well. It appears they've put some thought into this little game. What happened to the good ol' days when the geeks could playfully game the games? (reference: Real Genius)

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Old 11-30-2009, 03:41 PM   #26
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Old 11-30-2009, 03:45 PM   #27
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well that's just crazy talk. y'all would *never* do anything we should worry about, after all. right ?
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Old 11-30-2009, 03:55 PM   #28
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Yes - but I promise - robots.txt is untouched!
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Old 11-30-2009, 05:28 PM   #29
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It's like the mods don't trust us or something.
Well... no... ok, yes.

The idea is to get some people involved in some forums and perhaps threads they might not have previously. If you could just search/google for the letters, what good would that do?

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It's like the mods don't trust us or something.
Ya think?
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