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Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #942737 by ladybugz
Mar 8, 2017 9:13am
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I will offer a handcarved stamp of the historic building of your choice. You provide at least one clear, unobstructed, photo of your building from the front (not an angle) and a reasonable dose of patience. I will carve you a stamp in the style that I used on the Stagecoach Legacies stamps (people seem to like them). Size will be determined by the nature of the building.

Now that I've given this an additional 11 minutes of thought, I guess the building doesn't really need to be historic. If you want me to carve your house, or whatever, that is probably fine.
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #942787 by ladybugz
Mar 27, 2017 7:46am
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Well, pretty much a train wreck for Nova and my bracket.

If anyone else wants to offer a prize, please post by this Saturday. Once final placing is determined, please draft prizes (or pass) in finish order and work it out with the prize provider. I will not be moderating this process.
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943546 by Sir Braemoor
Mar 27, 2017 8:48am
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The Nova loss cascaded through my bracket coupled with the Xavier wrecking ball took myself (and a lot of others) out. Still could finish tied for second which would be a big comeback from 12th at one point.

Btw, the Warren Buffett Challenge winner got through the first 29 games this year for a $100,000 payday. He was 31-1 after the first round vs a field of 96,000 Berkshire Hathaway employees. Top prize for a perfect bracket is a cool million a year for life.
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943549 by dingus dufus
Mar 27, 2017 11:13am
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Something like 657 brackets out of 18.8 million total brackets through ESPNs site got the Final Four right...Very difficult odds of doing well enough to get a million a year for life!!

Go Ducks :)
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943556 by FORAYCH
Mar 27, 2017 11:42am
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Something like 657 brackets out of 18.8 million total brackets through ESPNs site got the Final Four right...Very difficult odds of doing well enough to get a million a year for life!!

So you're saying my retirement plan is a bit risky?
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943557 by dingus dufus
Mar 27, 2017 1:51pm
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No no, keep it up...You are bound to get it next time ;).

LOL!!
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #942739 by IrishRef
Apr 3, 2017 10:49am
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Are you still donating those college logo stamps, IrishRef?

-SC - checking out the prizes that she can choose from...
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943941 by Sudoku Crazy
Apr 3, 2017 8:45pm
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Small logos of Virginia U and Virginia Tech are available.
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #942787 by ladybugz
Apr 4, 2017 7:34am
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WOOHOO! GO HEELS!

Hark the sound of TarHeel voices, ringing clear and true.
Singing Carolina's praises, shouting NCU!

I'm going to choose the stamp from ladybugsmom. I just have to figure out what I want carved. I'll be in touch via AQ mail.

SC - who usually doesn't win anything!
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #944003 by Sudoku Crazy
Apr 5, 2017 8:16am
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Cool. I'll wait to hear from you. Make sure you have a really good photo from straight in front of the building.
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #943549 by dingus dufus
Apr 5, 2017 8:19am
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I don't know how you do it...
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #944091 by ladybugz
Apr 5, 2017 9:17am
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I don't know how you do it...

Hehehehe!

Now to pick from one of these!

Sir B:
I will put up as a prize the choice of a) a yes/no question on one of my boxes (useless :)); b) a clue from my 1998-1999 shoebox from Southern New England, or c) a stamped copy of the first edition of my book (useless :)).

I am so intrigued by b

And I'll assume a includes MOD

Yet c is the only sure payoff

What's a Dingus to do

Post ideas on Hangouts folks #teamplaya
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #944094 by dingus dufus
Apr 14, 2017 7:43am
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Where is this at? If nobody else is gonna claim any prizes, I will (even if I did come in 7th place)...
Re: 2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game
Board: Sports Emporium
Reply to: #944532 by ladybugz
Apr 14, 2017 9:26am
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even if I did come in 7th place

7th place is 6th place for losers

;)

(I took first place for losers)

Where is this at?

2017 AQ March Madness Bracket Game

I'm still going with b) a clue from my 1998-1999 shoebox from Southern New England