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Big Mike Challenge 2 - Win a iPad 2

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No I altered the notice at the top of futures.io (formerly BMT) to try to get more people to vote. I couldn't exclude those who already voted.

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you mean to say, proxy vote is allowed . boy, i should have contested

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you mean to say, proxy vote is allowed . boy, i should have contested

No, the banner notice at the top was shown to all members, not just those who hadn't previously voted - but anyone that tried to vote a second time will be shown a message "we have already received your vote".

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No, the banner notice at the top was shown to all members, not just those who hadn't previously voted - but anyone that tried to vote a second time will be shown a message "we have already received your vote".

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If anyone can explain to me why over 1200 members have viewed this thread in the last 3 days (since voting opened), but less than 200 have voted, I would appreciate it.

Mike

I didn't vote and I'm not going to. simple reason: I only read a few posts in maybe 5 out of the 18 threads.

so I don't think I qualify to vote. hope you understand.

(for me they are all winners anyway)

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I think that my brain has become such a finely tuned advertising banner avoidance machine that I did not even notice it until just now.

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If anyone can explain to me why over 1200 members have viewed this thread in the last 3 days (since voting opened), but less than 200 have voted, I would appreciate it.

Mike

i voted twice so its not me but that just goes to show most people are not that motivated.

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Congratulations to @cjbooth for winning an iPad 2 for the best thread

I will contact you via private message soon to arrange for getting the product to you. I am a bit behind on private messages (about 200 behind) so please bear with me.

To those 300 or so people who voted, thank you for participating. Very sorry that the other 4,000 people that visit the site daily decided not to vote, but I will try to figure out why so future contests have more involvement.

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congrats to cjbooth.

@Mike in India the poor voters are lured (by political parties) with money booze and what not , and we have a vibrant democracy maybe you should take a leaf from this. freebees (say elite memberships) will be given to ppl who has participated in polls only. this will ensure a democracy of your choice

but i agree with Silvester17, most ppl do not real ALL the threads (incl your truly) and thus the same.

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Congratulations to CJBOOTH

Congratulations to CJBOOTH !!!

That is awesome !



Enjoy with your new IPAD2 !

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Congrats cjbooth...

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