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Haha, my friend and I went to PDXLAN 16, nVidia was there giving out a ton of crap like GTX 465s and more. I think a couple 480s were given out. Anyway, every PDXLAN TONS of stuff is given away, from top-of-the-line mobos to full builds.

My friend got an nVidia snuggie, and he thought it was really cool. Then he got another one. Then he finally got a final snuggle. By the end of the trip, he had "won" nothing, and I will never forget him muttering: "****ing snuggies."

Hahaha.
     
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Ummm, did you notice the part where I talked about how no one that worked at the store and any idea of an event taking place there at all? It'd be one thing if they said "You're too early" or "You're too late" but having no clue whatsoever is a whole other ball game.
I got the same response @ the NJ best buy
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Same story today. No one knew anything about such an even taking place at all.

To those who did get to participate:

1. Did you have to hunt for the rep or were they at the 3d Vision display?

2. Was the rep wearing anything that identified them as an NVIDIA representative?
    
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The bird is the word fellas

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All the Minnesota BB locations on that list are on the opposite side of town from me
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I love how not even one store in Canada is on the list. Thanks for the love Nvidia.
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alright chula vista best buy!
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Same story today. No one knew anything about such an even taking place at all.

To those who did get to participate:

1. Did you have to hunt for the rep or were they at the 3d Vision display?

2. Was the rep wearing anything that identified them as an NVIDIA representative?
To be fair to best buy... Usually employees don't know when reps are turning up or if they are going to be running a promotion
    
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To be fair to best buy... Usually employees don't know when reps are turning up or if they are going to be running a promotion
Actually they are supposed to. The employee I talked to told me that if a rep is visiting that they usually call beforehand therefore the store would know. There was no call at all and they are not even aware of this promotion. This is more Nvidia's fault then Best Buy.
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I work in computer retail, 90% of the time we don't find out about a rep visit until they turn up and walk through the store
    
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