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cwa107
08-01-2009, 09:48 PM
Welcome, to the Member of the Month Awards. (MF:MotM)

It's time to start the nominations for the August 2009 Mac-Forums Member of the Month!

Rules:

-You CAN Nominate who ever you want. Please Do NOT Nominate yourself.
-You can nominate the same person as someone else, but It doesn't count.
-You do not have to nominate anyone.
-Moderators are not eligible.
-Nominations will be accepted for up to 3-4 days after the thread opens.
-Voting will last for approximately 2 days
-Nominating Opens on or around the first Friday of the month
-Only one winner. Ties will be broken by private moderator vote.
-Nominations do not guarantee you will be posted in the poll. (background checks will be run on all nominators and nominatees)
-Nominations without reasons will be ignored (you can add reasons at any time when the thread is open).
-Limited number of Nominations will be put on the poll, excess Nominations will be sorted through by magic.
-Nominations can be made in the Official Member of the Month Awards thread. (This thread)
-If there are too few nominations, the spaces will get filled by magic.
-If any member begs for votes or nominations, they risk being banned.

-All rules are subject to change at anytime for any reason by any moderator without any forewarning.

Choosing a Member to be Nominated:
-Member must be valuable to M-F
-You CAN nominate them just because you like them.
-Be honest and make the best choice for M-F!

Voting 101:
-Will be a Poll in this thread or one near it.
-Vote based on who you honestly believe is the most valuable member of the group.
-Vote for yourself, unless you think someone is better than you.

Winners:
-You get a beautiful M-F:MotM tag! (for 1 month)
-You are granted Listed Voice in the IRC chat! (if you already have voice... well, then you get nothing new)
-You get permission to put "I was on the M-F honor roll for month:month" (size=1 line #5)
-You get 5-10 reputation points added to your total.
-You're the M-F:MotM! Smile! :black:

Make your nominations below. Say the name and say why. But keep it simple and ON TOPIC. Please post in any other valid thread for your comments, all posts that are not nominations will be deleted.

Thread Closes on Tuesday, 8/4 @ 9:00am, Eastern Daylight Time. Nominations after that time will be ignored.

bobtomay
08-02-2009, 07:33 AM
This is getting hard. Had 4 off the top of my head. Had to eliminate the previous winners just to come up with only one.

I'll start things off with harryb2448

Always helpful and pretty darn good with those older Mac systems that some of us newer "switchers/multi-platform users" don't have the knowledge with

vansmith
08-02-2009, 12:11 PM
I'm going to nominate louishen. His answers are concise and informative.

louishen
08-02-2009, 12:33 PM
Thanks for that vansmith

I'm going to vote for Kevriano, quite a recent member but very helpful

Kevriano
08-02-2009, 02:15 PM
Thanks man. Actually been here since 2006, but have more time and experience to help nowadays.

iPod Nano
08-02-2009, 05:32 PM
I'm going to second all of the above nominations for the same reasons. :)

BlueMac
08-03-2009, 09:42 AM
I'd like to nominate iPod Nano, as he is a very helpful member.

cwa107
08-03-2009, 11:39 AM
OK, so far we have...

louishen (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/members/louishen.html)
Kevriano (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/members/Kevriano.html)
iPod Nano
(http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/members/iPod Nano.html)

harryb2448 has requested not to be included as a nominee and we'll respect his decision.

iPod Nano
08-03-2009, 01:11 PM
I'd like to nominate iPod Nano, as he is a very helpful member.

Hey thanks! What an honor!!:)

I never thought anyone would nominate me!!!!

Kevriano
08-03-2009, 01:24 PM
Hey thanks! What an honor!!:)

I never thought anyone would nominate me!!!!

Same applies here.

cwa107
08-04-2009, 09:09 AM
OK folks, coming down to the wire now...

cwa107
08-04-2009, 10:36 AM
Thanks for your nominations. We'll have the voting thread up shortly.