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ilovebender.com

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« #200 : 02-25-2011 23:30 »

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That reposting rule came in handy, it did ...

Here you go:


darn it, I have this thing again where I really want to say somethng else.
I'll hold my post though.
Nibblonian Leader

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« #201 : 02-26-2011 02:36 »

Bender: Alright King Bender, Pope Bender, Other...King Bender... I'M in charge here!
Xanfor

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« #202 : 02-26-2011 03:33 »

Artist Bender apparently doesn't know how to paint faces.
seattlejohn01

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« #203 : 02-26-2011 06:06 »

darn it, I have this thing again where I really want to say somethng else.
I'll hold my post though.
There's no rush to post an answer; just post when you're ready.  The thread will be here when you're done working on your answers.
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #204 : 02-26-2011 06:36 »

I've already posted one...

Not going to post my other one though.
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« #205 : 02-27-2011 00:01 »

Is it just me, or has this game slowed to a crawl since we introduced the 72-hour rule? Should we reconsider it?
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #206 : 02-27-2011 00:04 »

huh? what 72 hour rule?
seattlejohn01

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« #207 : 02-27-2011 00:18 »

It's not just you, El.  So, let's reconsider it.  Suggestions?
Xanfor

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« #208 : 02-27-2011 00:22 »

It used to be the [wikipeelia=General_Disscussion]24 Hour Rule[/wikipeelia]. Was there a particular reason it was changed?

Everyone knows that the proper answer is 42, anyway.
seattlejohn01

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« #209 : 02-27-2011 01:03 »

There were comments that 24 hours was too fast, and people wanted to make sure everyone got a chance to post.  So, it was changed to 72 hours from last post & 24 hours to post a new pic once a winner was chosen.
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #210 : 02-27-2011 01:09 »

oh, I just left it acouple of days when I did it and had to pick a winner.
Free Hot Meal

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« #211 : 02-27-2011 06:02 »

48 hrs?

If 24 is too fast and 72 is too slow, perhaps half way will work.
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #212 : 02-27-2011 06:22 »

See, no one told me of any time length when I did it, so I didn't know or time it.
Fnord
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« #213 : 02-27-2011 06:37 »

Internet Rule #42¾: If you're talking about whether the thread is dragging on too long, it's dragging on too long.

A couple of people kept on posting every day, and I wanted to wait until that stopped.

So now I choose ... hobbitboy!

Honorable mentions to Oasis and CommanderZapp (yes, it was cheap, but sometimes cheap is the best way to go.)
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« #214 : 02-27-2011 07:47 »

If 24 is too fast and 72 is too slow, perhaps half way will work.

Sounds reasonable, but how about this: keep the time at 72 hours, but starting counting from when the picture is posted, not 72 hours after the last caption is.

What do you think? Is three days enough for the whole thing?
seattlejohn01

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« #215 : 02-27-2011 08:43 »

From what I've seen, posts start to taper off after ~ 2 days.  So, 3 days from picture posting might work.
ShepherdofShark

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« #216 : 02-27-2011 08:51 »

Or just don't take the 72 hour rule so literally. That rule is there for the players, the framgrab poster can call the winner whenever they like.
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #217 : 02-27-2011 09:24 »
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maybe the 72 hour rule is, if the winner doesn't post a framegrab with in 72 hours, an honorable mention has to do it, that makes sense to me, also... that took too long lol @ Fnord

also, my other entry idea was

Tuxedo Bender
Fuck Napster!
ShepherdofShark

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« #218 : 02-27-2011 09:39 »

That's the 24 hour rule (and anyone can do it, not just hon mentions). The 72 hour rule is to prevent the thread being highjacked mid game.
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #219 : 02-27-2011 09:41 »

you mean-giving everyone a chance to post?
ShepherdofShark

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« #220 : 02-27-2011 09:49 »

Not really. The 24 hour rule was put into place to prevent the thread from dying whilst waiting for a winner who may have taken a PEEL hiatus. This rule was subsequently abused by people who wanted to post their own pic in that they would lurk until 24 hours after the latest caption and highjack the thread with their chosen pic, denying the previous winner a chance to actually pick somebody. As such it was decided to increase the period of inactivity required to do this, whilst keeping the original 24 hour in place for the period after a winner has been chosen. We're just trying to be fair.
hobbitboy

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« #221 : 02-27-2011 13:08 »


 What up?

 
CommanderZapp

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« #222 : 02-27-2011 15:30 »

Fry: If you've seen my hair, you know you love it.

(And yes, my previous entry was cheap. Very cheap. :))
SpaceMaN

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« #223 : 02-27-2011 15:40 »

Fry: "Zoidberg did my hair once.  Once."
seattlejohn01

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« #224 : 02-27-2011 17:10 »

Fry:  "I wasn't lying when I told you I could satisfy 2 women at a time..."

Sorry, had to be done...
Xanfor

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« #225 : 02-27-2011 18:23 »

Internet Rule #42¾: If you're talking about whether the thread is dragging on too long, it's dragging on too long.

Internet Rule #84-B: Sub-rules are forbidden.
Frisco17

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« #226 : 02-27-2011 22:16 »

Fry: "What do you think of the new hair."

Leela: "You idiot, you're getting a huge dose of radiation."

Fry: "Yeah well, you know, that's just like, your opinion man."
El-Man

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« #227 : 02-27-2011 22:28 »

Fry: My hair's just showing how I feel about you, Leela.
Nibblonian Leader

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« #228 : 02-28-2011 04:47 »

Fry: This new shampoo from Glowdar 7 REALLY takes away the scalp itches!
Fnord
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« #229 : 02-28-2011 06:35 »
« : 02-28-2011 06:38 »

Fry: Ed Grimley? Played by Martin Short? From SCTV? It was a great TV show from about a thousand years ago. (Man, this room is tough.)

EDIT: Maybe I'd better post a picture ...
ilovebender.com

Professor
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« #230 : 02-28-2011 07:13 »

'There's something about Leela'
Tachyon

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« #231 : 02-28-2011 09:17 »

Fry: So, Leela, can I sharpen my horns on your scaly thorax?
NastyInThePasty

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« #232 : 03-01-2011 03:58 »

FRY: It's the hair. Chicks dig the hair.
Morgan_G19

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« #233 : 03-01-2011 06:18 »

Fry: With hair like this who needs clothes?
Nibblonian Leader

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« #234 : 03-02-2011 04:17 »

Morgan: With boobs like this who needs clothes?
Fixed.
Morgan_G19

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« #235 : 03-02-2011 04:36 »

Morgan: With boobs like this who needs clothes?
Fixed.

You probably wouldn't know what to do with naked me.

Anyways, moving along...
Frisco17

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« #236 : 03-02-2011 04:55 »

That's a burn.
Tachyon

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« #237 : 03-02-2011 10:57 »

You probably wouldn't know what to do with naked me...

Fingerpaint?  Play with Hello Kitty dolls?  Listen to random Futurama episodes backwards and try to figure out which ones they are?

Moving along, what was the consensus on the 24/48/96 rule?
hobbitboy

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« #238 : 03-02-2011 11:20 »

And the winner is…

  « Drumroll »

*  Morgan_G19  *


With Tachyon as first runner-up.
Nibblonian Leader

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« #239 : 03-02-2011 14:11 »

I will bide my time, Morgan... Don't asians stay the same until like, 100?
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