Post details: CANADIAN BLOG AWARDS!!! - I lost...

02/07/08

Permalink 07:00:44 am, by Email , 112 words   English (CA)
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CANADIAN BLOG AWARDS!!! - I lost...

HAMMERED! (...and not in a good way.) Oh well, we tried... and we tied for LAST PLACE in the category for "Best Blog Post Series" at The Canadian Blog Awards... My losing streak continues... and a loser is me.

Granted, I tweren't whistling Dixie when I said that, looking at the other contestants, I was pretty honoured to be in the running... and I'm certainly glad that Live from Waterloo took the prize. (It was a GREAT series that I enjoyed very much.)

That said, my unbeaten streak of NOT winning awards continues! I believe I'm like zero for dozens...

I will now curl up in the foetal position and weep openly...

RLH 3

Comments:

Comment from: Gabriel [Visitor] Email · http://lfwaterloo.blogspot.com
Thanks for your kind words. Believe me, I was the first to be surprised when I learned that a) I had won and b) you hadn't.

You were a strong candidate to many (like James Bow, for example) and I was surprised that you came in 4th (you weren't last, there were MANY who didn't make it to the final round). I guess the key to my victory was that other blogs took on my cause and did the campaign for me. Whatever the reason was, I'm honoured.

But you keep up the good work, this blog is just fantastic!

For what it's worth, I'm adding it to my blogroll right away. You will get one extra visit a week now! :-)
PermalinkPermalink 02/07/08 @ 10:26
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
Hey Gabriel... First of all, CONGRATULATIONS! Your series was the best, no doubt! As for me "coming in last", that's just some poetic license... it allowed me to build a funny graphic really. I'm adding you to my blog roll as well... and again, congratulations on your award!
PermalinkPermalink 02/07/08 @ 19:08
Comment from: Saskboy [Visitor] · http://www.abandonedstuff.com
Excellent button modification :-)
PermalinkPermalink 02/07/08 @ 21:59
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
Hey Saskboy... I think it should be an option for all those that "din't make it". :)
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