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Should contest winners be ineligible to win the next one or two contests?

Yes, two months is fair
0 (0%)
Yes, but one month is enough
1 (5.6%)
No, there is no reason to change the rules like this
15 (83.3%)
I don't care
2 (11.1%)

Total Members Voted: 18

Voting closed: October 20, 2016, 01:09:22 PM

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Offline m3mnoch

Re: Should a contest winner be ineligible to win the next contest(s)?
« Reply #60 on: September 22, 2016, 12:50:40 AM »
Every single person who entered five contests or more before @xiagan took over won at least once.  :o Probably due to the low number of entrants more than anything else.

Yeah, that definitely made it easier to win before as many people were participating. Even I won once (and I suck  ;D )

what?!?

i'm SOOOOOoooo going back and finding it now!

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Re: Should a contest winner be ineligible to win the next contest(s)?
« Reply #61 on: September 22, 2016, 01:52:38 AM »
am i the only one that wants to formally designate time periods of the contest?

BX (before xiagan) - pronounced "BACKS".
AX (after xiagan) - pronounced "ACKS".
Haha I almost put those exact acronyms instead of the words!  ;D


But wait... I won on my eighth (8th) entry. Am I reading this correctly? Probably not.
Nope. Entries before first win. People who won with their first entry entered 0 times before they first won. People who won with their eighth entry entered 7 times before they won.


Every single person who entered five contests or more before @xiagan took over won at least once.  :o Probably due to the low number of entrants more than anything else.

Yeah, that definitely made it easier to win before as many people were participating. Even I won once (and I suck  ;D )

what?!?

i'm SOOOOOoooo going back and finding it now!

I demand a m3mnoch-made ebook containing every single story ever entered into the contest. It must be done.  8)
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Re: Should a contest winner be ineligible to win the next contest(s)?
« Reply #62 on: September 22, 2016, 02:04:07 AM »
I demand a m3mnoch-made ebook containing every single story ever entered into the contest. It must be done.  8)

oh no.

damn you.

i hadn't even considered that.

that would be AWESOME!

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Re: Should a contest winner be ineligible to win the next contest(s)?
« Reply #63 on: September 22, 2016, 02:18:50 AM »
Every single person who entered five contests or more before @xiagan took over won at least once.  :o Probably due to the low number of entrants more than anything else.

Yeah, that definitely made it easier to win before as many people were participating. Even I won once (and I suck  ;D )


what?!?

i'm SOOOOOoooo going back and finding it now!

Theme was Time Travel. There definitely were not nearly as many contestants as there are these days

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 It is also absolutely nothing like what I would typically write. Maybe that's why it won  ::)
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