July 21, 2019, 10:37:29 AM

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The King is Coming - Mr.J
3 (7.5%)
The Voice of the People - Jmack
3 (7.5%)
Safe Harbor No More - NightWrite
2 (5%)
Infinite Memory - Venandiaer
1 (2.5%)
Cat Country 100.3FM - Lady_Ty
4 (10%)
Stories, Good and Bad - Alex Hormann
1 (2.5%)
One Last Drink - tebakutis
9 (22.5%)
The Gambit - ArcaneArtsVelho
5 (12.5%)
Never Trust a Thief (Especially if you're an Asshole) - Rukaio_Alter
2 (5%)
Curse the Schedule - m3mnoch
4 (10%)
The Colliery - Anonymous
3 (7.5%)
The Panther Spirit of the Swamp - Lanko
3 (7.5%)

Total Members Voted: 14

Voting closed: August 01, 2016, 09:00:51 AM

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #15 on: July 29, 2016, 12:09:49 PM »
Yea yea yea I'm reading them now! Geez, this Mr.J guy sure is bad ;) not getting my vote that's for sure.

AND VOTED. JOYOUS.

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #16 on: July 31, 2016, 03:03:23 AM »
Voted and it was truly one of the hardest ever to choose just three, enjoyed every single one. Great theme, congratulations . ;D
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #17 on: July 31, 2016, 08:43:51 AM »
24 hours to go.
I don't think I've ever seen the votes so spread out :o ;D
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #18 on: July 31, 2016, 06:59:47 PM »
Perhaps because of the theme we got such random styles and genres and story, so it spreads the taste and stuff. There was two that felt the best for me though, even though I voted for 3.

But even the one I thought was written the best didn't entirely complete the thematic idea personally, as in adapting and developing the wiki article into a fantasy story. It mostly just told the story of the wiki article in a way, which is the challenge but i wanted a bit more :P

I still voted for it cos it deserved it though.

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #19 on: July 31, 2016, 07:05:13 PM »
Yeah, I had a few that after reading I thought "they're not really fantasy stories..." but in the end I ignored that criteria ::) (bad Bea)
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #20 on: July 31, 2016, 07:17:51 PM »
Voted. I was choosing between half a dozen stories  :o
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #21 on: August 01, 2016, 12:19:46 AM »
right?  there were two that really stood out to me, and then three that were on the next tier, so i ended up only using 2 of my 3 votes.

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #22 on: August 01, 2016, 09:32:34 AM »
Congratulations @tebakutis, another win :D
Soon you'll be interfering with Jmack and Rukaio's battle ;D

I voted for you, despite thinking it wasn't much fantasy, and also voted for m3mnoch and Rukaio.
But I had lots of question marks in other stories that totally could have got my vote too.

(and wow, lots of changes in the last day for the other stories, many people must have voted hehe)
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #23 on: August 01, 2016, 11:03:09 AM »
I saw critique threads on some of the other ones. Curious as to how that works?

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #24 on: August 01, 2016, 11:29:05 AM »
Congrats tebakutis! You had my vote. So did Arcane and m3m.

Several other stories I liked a lot too. Congrats to all that entered for getting them written and submitted!

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #25 on: August 01, 2016, 12:34:40 PM »
Congratulations, @tebakutis!

I voted for you, @ArcaneArtsVelho and @Lady_Ty.
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #26 on: August 01, 2016, 12:35:24 PM »
Congratulations, @tebakutis! I wanted to say what Bea said (concerning Jmack and Rukaio).  ;D

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #27 on: August 01, 2016, 02:01:02 PM »
Congrats, Teba! I think Rukaio and I may be toast in another month or so!
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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #28 on: August 01, 2016, 02:44:07 PM »
Congrats also. I voted for the winner, @Jmack and @NightWrite

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Re: [Jun 2016] - Random Wikipedia Article - Voting Thread
« Reply #29 on: August 01, 2016, 03:46:06 PM »
tebakutis!!  good work, friend!  how many wins is that now?  10?  60?  300?  you're on a tear, man.  you keep pumping out great stuff, so whatever creativity habits you've got going on, keep on it!

i ended up only using two votes -- one for you, and one for aav's excellent gambit.  i didn't use the third because i couldn't decide among about 1/2 the rest of the stories.