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August 8, 2008

Approaching 5,000 comments

Yeah, you read that right.

5,000 comments in a year and a couple months.

That's something like 83 comments per week, or 7.57 comments per day, or .312 comments per hour.

But I could be wrong. Numbers have never been my forte. I'm a Word Muncher -- not a Number Muncher.

But lemme tell ya: Who so ever posteth the 5,000th comment will winneth a glorious prizeth.

And I do mean glorious.

I've got tons of cool books & CDS, a Wheaties box with Will Ferrell on it, a floppy cloth chef's hat, various energy drinks, a whoopee cushion, two mini footballs and more.

So good luck, commenters.

Let the games begin! 

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 8:19 AM | | Comments (9)


Awesome treasure Sam!

Just make sure that Smith doesn't win it.

Oooh. I want Sam's booty!

Where's Homer?

Did I win?

How about now?

Are previous winners eligible?

JD, you need to email/call me


Greektown Drew,

Your relationship with Smith appears to be going in this direction.

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