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    Dear foo, I need some help

    I hope this doesn't violate any rules here or anything, but I'm getting desperate so I figured I'd try it.

    USA Triathlon has a photo caption contest each quarter. My caption is one of the finalists. I'm currently in second place with 1 day to go. I'm down by 55 votes. If I win I get some nice little prize pack from Rudy Project.

    There are no forms to fill out, and voting takes 2 seconds.

    The poll is here: www.usatriathlon.org/poll

    My caption is: "Yeah, Matty Reed thinks he dropped me. he doesn't realize I've already finished the course 6 times."

    We spent a lot on the upcoming honeymoon so I could really use the free gear.

    Thanks gang.

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    I voted.

    Not saying for which caption, though.

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    Sure. Why not.

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    I wouldnt be so far behind but the notification that this had started went to my junk box, so i didnt get a chance to "rock the vote" 2 weeks ago when it started.

    Thanks for the help gang.

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    I voted...


    Where's the amped bosses sister story you were supposed to be working on?
    Your turtle skirt is exposing your FUPA.

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    Sorry, got waylaid by married life and a work schedule that buried me for a few months.

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    Voted.
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Thanks to all who have voted, Im down by only 38, so still a ways to go but we're getting there!

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    voted.

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    I voted on all three of my mac addresses. Hope that helps.
    Your turtle skirt is exposing your FUPA.

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    Thanks CJ. I'm down by only 10 now, but voting doesnt end until tomorrow, so I want to clear into first with a big buffer to absorb any charge #2 may make between now and then.

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    I voted...

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    OK, you're well in the lead now...

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    I voted...but now I have to go figure out who Matty Reed is.

    *edit* oh...I now see he's a triathlon bad-ass.

    2014 Specialized RoubaixOOOOOO 2003 Interloc ImpalaOOOOOO 2007 ParkPre Image C6 (RIP)


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    Done! Hope you win!

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    Okay.

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    Thanks Foo-schnickens! I appreciate the support. If you havent voted yet, please do. Want to make sure no one else can mount a last minute campaign to win.

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    Me thinks you're gonna win by a landslide.

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    I think we've got you covered at this point.

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    It does seem to be going well. Im up by 70ish. Thanks again so much gang!

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    Random power of the internet. It's much more useful than a lot of people think.
    Your turtle skirt is exposing your FUPA.

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    Haha, nice use of the internet! I sorta liked the 2nd and 3rd more, but I figured I might as well help out the one who asked. Not that you need it, goodness, talk about a landslide!

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    I was down by 50-something to start the day.

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