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Originally Posted by Erick Silver View Post
OK OK this is just a rant so take it with a grain of salt. I know that this is a signed/autographed card. And I know that all of us here on the forum would love to have have it because of that. With good reason! But I see alot of you guys with GTX570/480/470/460 and ATI 58XX etc. In all honesty little guys like myself could really use this item to upgrade their rigs. I see a few guys with GT210, ATi HD2900 Pro, GTS250, and several other low end GPU that could really use an Upgrade. And thats just on this page alone. Perhaps someone could start an Upgrade Your Rig Giveaway for those of us that could really use it? Or, instead of the big guys entering every contest that opens up for free stuff, they could just pass it up leaving it to the little guys.

As I said this is just a rant. Please, do not think I do not appreciate all that OCN does for its members. I just feel that sometimes us little guys get overlooked because we are outnumbered by the big rigs. Or so it seems.
My thoughts exactly... I could reallllllly use this kind of an upgrade that is for sure!!!!
Edited by BlkDrgn28 - 12/31/10 at 4:06pm
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Shouldn't this contest be over now...?
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Not for another 4 hours. It ends at Midnight Eastern Standard Time in the US.
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Originally Posted by Chipp View Post
When we saw an eVGA GTX 285 floating around the marketplace, and it and its box just happened to be signed by Jen-Hsun Huang (the CEO of NVidia), we couldn't resist snatching such a cool thing up!

Unfortunately, though, the GTX 285 is not the best thing to be putting in the Overclock.net severs, and nobody would see the great autographing in the datacenter anyways! The only logical thing to do was give it away to one of you who could make better use of it.

If you have at least one post at the time this thread was created, all you need to do is make a single post in this thread to enter to win! We'll pick a random winner at 12pm EST on Dec 31st.

Good luck!

I've attached some pictures from the original seller.
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
Not for another 4 hours. It ends at Midnight Eastern Standard Time in the US.
Uhmm according to the OP it ended at NOON today... last I checked Midnight was 12:00 AM not PM
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In the first post he put
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We'll pick a random winner at 12pm EST on Dec 31st.
    
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Originally Posted by BlkDrgn28 View Post
Uhmm according to the OP it ended at NOON today... last I checked Midnight was 12:00 AM not PM
Sorry, my mistake. I didn't look at the AM/PM in the post and made the errant assumption that he was ending it at midnight. But neither is technically accurate. The correct designation is 12 midnight or 12 noon.
Edited by PapaSmurf - 12/31/10 at 5:14pm
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can you guys hold you hair please there is to many members here
     
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post #1368 of 1456
plus 12 am would have been yesterday at midnight I think he meant.

"The contest will end at 12 a.m. EST on January 1st."
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post #1369 of 1456
well we all know when it ends because OP has corrected himself.
So we don't need to debate about the wording of it.
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Why not? Here I am.
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