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Question: Please vote for one in each pairing
#1 - Al   -20 (10.5%)
#16 - Opebo   -5 (2.6%)
#8 - Joe Republic   -16 (8.4%)
#9 - Benconstine   -7 (3.7%)
#5 - Pit   -14 (7.3%)
#12 - BRTD   -9 (4.7%)
#4 - Ernest   -21 (11%)
#13 - Snowstalker   -3 (1.6%)
#6 - Jmfcst   -6 (3.1%)
#11 - Tmthforu94   -17 (8.9%)
#3 - Angus   -14 (7.3%)
#14 - Mechaman   -10 (5.2%)
#7 - Gramps   -16 (8.4%)
#10 - RealisticIdealist   -6 (3.1%)
#2 - Torie   -18 (9.4%)
#15 - Afleitch   -9 (4.7%)
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Total Voters: 25

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« on: September 18, 2011, 01:17:43 pm »
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This will run for 3 days. After 3 days, the winners will be revealed, and we'll move on to the "Elite 8".

Had to do a lot of tiebreaking, and it resulted in some interesting pairings. Most people on this list had two's; a couple others as well.

You have 8 voting options.

Pairings (in case anyone isn't familiar)
1 vs. 16
2 vs. 15
3 vs. 14
4 vs. 13
5 vs. 12
6 vs. 11
7 vs. 10
8 vs. 9
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« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2011, 01:22:04 pm »
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Al, Joe, BRTD, Ernest, Tmthforu94, Angus, Gramps, Torie. Several of these were very difficult.
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« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2011, 01:52:12 pm »
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Al, Joe, BRTD, Snowstalker, Tmthforu94, Mecha, Gramps, Torie. Several of these were very difficult.
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« Reply #3 on: September 18, 2011, 01:55:37 pm »
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Man, why did you have to make me choose between Angus and Mecha?
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« Reply #4 on: September 18, 2011, 01:56:23 pm »
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Man, why did you have to make me choose between Angus and Mecha?
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The hardest one for me was Torie vs. Afleitch - two great people.
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« Reply #5 on: September 18, 2011, 02:37:07 pm »
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Sorry Angus. Tongue
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« Reply #6 on: September 18, 2011, 03:19:20 pm »
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Oh sh**
I didn't see this soon enough Sad
I'd have nominated some cool guys (including myself Grin Tongue)
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« Reply #7 on: September 18, 2011, 03:57:59 pm »
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Man, why did you have to make me choose between Angus and Mecha?
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« Reply #8 on: September 20, 2011, 08:31:45 pm »
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Ends tomorrow afternoon. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2011, 05:28:34 pm »
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Damn, I'm getting my ass kicked.
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« Reply #10 on: September 21, 2011, 10:28:15 pm »
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Round 1 has ended.

Results:

#1 Al: 80%
#16 Opebo: 20%

#8 Joe Republic: 70%
#9 Benconstine: 30%

#5 Pit: 61%
#12 BRTD: 39%

#4 Ernest: 88%
#13 Snowstalker: 12%

#6 Jmfcst: 26%
#11 Tmthforu94: 74% - UPSET

#3 Angus: 58%
#14 Mechaman: 42%

#7 Gramps: 73%
#10 Realisticidealist: 27%

#2 Torie: 67%
#15 Afleitch: 33%

Al, Joe Republic, PiT, Ernest, Tmthforu94, Angus, Gramps, and Torie have advanced. Looks like seedings were pretty spot-on with only one lower seed winning.

Round two will open up tomorrow. 
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« Reply #11 on: September 22, 2011, 04:45:00 am »
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#2 - Torie 18 (9.4%)
#15 - Afleitch 9 (4.7%)

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Voters: 25

Something wrong out there. Tongue
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« Reply #12 on: September 22, 2011, 01:16:56 pm »
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lol I didn't know I was in this. Not that I stood a chance against Gramps though. Tongue
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« Reply #13 on: September 22, 2011, 02:02:31 pm »
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lol I didn't know I was in this. Not that I stood a chance against Gramps though. Tongue

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« Reply #14 on: September 22, 2011, 05:38:58 pm »
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Who's Ernest again?
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« Reply #15 on: September 22, 2011, 05:41:48 pm »
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#6 Jmfcst: 26%
#11 Tmthforu94: 74% - UPSET

If I were organizing this competition, I'd select the weakest opponent against myself too Tongue
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« Reply #16 on: September 22, 2011, 09:25:07 pm »
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#6 Jmfcst: 26%
#11 Tmthforu94: 74% - UPSET

If I were organizing this competition, I'd select the weakest opponent against myself too Tongue
Jmfcst actually had more votes than myself and many others on the list. He's actually lower than everyone else who received the same amount of votes.

I did this in a random draw. If you're not going to trust that, you don't have to take part in this. If I were rigging this, I wouldn't have set myself up against one of the best members of this site in the second round.
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« Reply #17 on: September 22, 2011, 09:30:29 pm »
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#2 - Torie 18 (9.4%)
#15 - Afleitch 9 (4.7%)

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Something wrong out there. Tongue
Oh, I figured this out. Dur Dur Dur...people voted for both of them, instead of choosing just one, which lowered the number of votes in other match-ups.
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« Reply #18 on: September 23, 2011, 10:52:23 am »
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#6 Jmfcst: 26%
#11 Tmthforu94: 74% - UPSET

If I were organizing this competition, I'd select the weakest opponent against myself too Tongue
Jmfcst actually had more votes than myself and many others on the list. He's actually lower than everyone else who received the same amount of votes.

I did this in a random draw. If you're not going to trust that, you don't have to take part in this. If I were rigging this, I wouldn't have set myself up against one of the best members of this site in the second round.

Lets see the numbers.
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« Reply #19 on: September 23, 2011, 04:18:10 pm »
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What the heck, I missed this.  How did I get paired with that horrible little popular gnome?
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