HotHardware's "Dads and Grads" Gaming Rig Give-Away!

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AKwyn replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 9:07 AM

So... The contest ends tommorow. I really hope that my month long time of posting really pays off.

I hope that whoever wins this will add to it, upgrade to bulldozer, AMD's latest 22mm graphics and add 8 more GBs. Then, they will turn it on and it will truly be self aware.

It's safe to say that Bulldozer is Skynet.

 

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rrplay replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 9:53 AM

Might have to wait a bit for the Marco & Dave build video 'cuase

 

CakeHappy Birthday Marco !! Cake

 

 

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LBowen replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 10:50 AM

I didn't know it was Marco's Birthday. Hope you have a awesome day and get some time to do whatever you want to do :)

Happy Birthday!!

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Manduh replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 11:13 AM

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eunoia replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 12:41 PM

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omegadraco replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 12:44 PM

Happy birthday Marco you certainly got a beautiful day in CT for it. I hope you enjoy and that the cake is not a lie :)

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AKwyn replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 12:46 PM

I'm thinking hey, he's built all of these sweet systems for us to win. Why don't we donate the money and build him a system that he can have all to himself?

Happy Birthday Marco!

 

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realneil replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 2:35 PM

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TaylorKarras:
I'm thinking hey, he's built all of these sweet systems for us to win. Why don't we donate the money and build him a system that he can have all to himself? Happy Birthday Marco!

Taylor, that's a really nice thought, but I'm thinking that Marco's PC is probably already a romping, stomping son of a gun. We could get him a subscription to Playboy instead,........Smile

 

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PFeenstra replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 2:48 PM

Happy Birthday! ^^ yeah we could probably part out the best components from all of our computers combined, build him one...And his would still be better by ten times. LOL

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fat78 replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 2:52 PM

Marco is the real person who built skynet and soon all the computers he made will be activated. 

 

Happy birthday marco 

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That chassis is ridiculous, but I'd love all the souped up hardware.

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Indeed. I try to pay these guys back everyday by visiting the site often and posting as much as I can.

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CDeeter replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 5:44 PM

Happy Birthday Marco!

Gibber is right, the best way to pay these guys back is to keep Hot Hardware the #1 tech site on the net.

Definitely #1 for me. It's great to find a site where you can have an intelligent conversation about the pros and cons on any subject without things degenerating into a flame war. Most refreshing. Kudos to the mods too for the lack of spam on threads, much appreciated.

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I find your lack of Faith disturbing.  Time

At some point, specs, benchmarks & statistics reside amongst the lessor of the things we should admire about this technological terror. It's the sorcery of the thing that he hath wrought that will make them F3AR you.

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Don't Tell Me Not To Mod It...Even More ULTIMATE  Mua ha ha ha ha

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LBowen replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 9:02 PM

Must not hyperventilate, HotHardware is breaking the barriers of awesome with this giveaway. It's over so soon and I'm holding out hope for a most Epic Win.

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AKwyn replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 9:03 PM

DSylvander:
At some point, specs, benchmarks & statistics reside amongst the lessor of the things we should admire about this technological terror. It's the sorcery of the thing that he hath wrought that will make them F3AR you.

Can I have some of what you're having?, I hear it's really amazing stuff!

Please? I promise I'll be good!

 

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realneil replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 9:16 PM

TaylorKarras:
Can I have some of what you're having?

    It's hairy and it stinks.  


I still remember those Sinsemilla afternoons,......

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realneil:
    It's hairy and it stinks.  

Like this guy, hairy and smelling of herring

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rrplay replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 10:12 PM

realneil:

I still remember those Sinsemilla afternoons,......

I do  ! Cool  thanks for the previous post re Alaskan Thunder ...

http://forum.sensiseeds.com/forum_posts.asp?TID=311

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Manduh replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 10:36 PM

The wait is nearing an end.....

GOOD LUCK TO EVERYBODY!!

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realneil replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 11:01 PM

Good luck to you too. Maybe you're right and a girl WILL win a PC for the first time. (note to Dave: I'll wear a wig and falsies if I win)

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LBowen replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 11:06 PM

Pics or it didn't happen...wait, what?

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realneil replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 11:13 PM

LBowen:
Pics or it didn't happen...wait, what?

Sure,...Pics,....If I win it.

 

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rrplay replied on Sun, Jun 26 2011 11:30 PM

realneil:

Good luck to you too. Maybe you're right and a girl WILL win a PC for the first time. (note to Dave: I'll wear a wig and falsies if I win)

yeah Manduh Yes you too !

>> heya REALneil didn't you mention the other day that you lost your 'manboobs' from working out lately ?

..  you just may need some REALfalsies  Surprise

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AKwyn replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 12:19 AM

Realneil in a wig, now that's something that I want to see.

 

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PFeenstra replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 2:39 AM

And my 100th post goes to...Kewl Tower! Good luck tomorrow everyone, excited to see who wins! 

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shelley25 replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 5:57 AM

kewl tower

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Good luck everyone Stick out tongue

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LBowen replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 8:00 AM

The Day of Destiny as was foretold is upon us, the electricity of anticipation continues to grow more steadily with each passing moment. Many have stepped forward to answer the call but there can be only one chosen to receive this most amazing piece of HotHardware.

I once again give thanks to all of the Sponsors AMD, Thermaltake, and Kingston as well as the Contest Gods Dave and Marco for organizing this Blazing Hot "Dads and Grads" Giveaway. So Thank you all very much for this chance and I anxiously await your decision upon the winner, Good Luck Everybody :)

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Good Luck All!  Had a great time following along, posting and reading your posts.  Hairy, Smelly?  Who Cares!  Someone's gonna win this Major Award!

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rrplay replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 9:09 AM

Almost there at the end of another HH Give-Away it certainly has been a lot of fun making some new friends and getting to know them, Especially with some of the off-topic threads,..helping them out,and sharing some thoughts on 'issues of the day'.

I'd like to sincerely thank the HH Team and Sponsors for providing this opportunity.for one deserving member and this time I hope it's me.


Would like to wish everyone the best of luck and hope that you found your participation to be productive and meaningful as well.

I did.

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rapid1 replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 11:17 AM

Happy Birthday Marco, good luck to everyone, and grat's to whom ever wins this beauty!

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LBowen replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 11:35 AM

Time for me to put on my lucky shirt.

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27th came around quickly!!! Congrats early to whoever wins this beast!

Now you're just mashing it!

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Manduh replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 12:48 PM

I thought I missed it, I slept in today!! The anticipation is KILLING ME!!!! :D

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Manduh replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 12:51 PM

@neil

hmmm that'd be an interesting sight! lol

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fat78 replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 1:04 PM

Contest ends tomorrow not today. So every one is going to have to wait a little longer.

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Manduh replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 1:23 PM

LOL phew here I was thinking yesterday was the 27th DUH I need to get out more hahaha!

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denny1514 replied on Mon, Jun 27 2011 1:31 PM

LAWD HAM MERCY, I HOPE I WIN THIS MONSTER.

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