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Zathras
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« on: July 07, 2009, 12:01:03 PM »

A much simpler challenge than ZARGA V.

Create a tagline for the podcasts.  PM your submissions to me, and I'll arrange blind voting.

For instance:

Pseudopod, the best horror podcast on the internet.  (Simple, yes)
Escapepod, bringing you tomorrow's best SF yesterday.  (Corny)
Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!  (Not entirely true)
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izzardfan
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« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2009, 03:35:11 AM »

Escapepod, bringing you tomorrow's best SF yesterday.  (Corny)

I love this one, actually.

Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!  (Not entirely true)

Not true, but very funny.
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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2009, 05:40:29 AM »

A much simpler challenge than ZARGA V.

Create a tagline for the podcasts.  PM your submissions to me, and I'll arrange blind voting.

For instance:

Pseudopod, the best horror podcast on the internet.  (Simple, yes)
Escapepod, bringing you tomorrow's best SF yesterday.  (Corny)
Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!  (Not entirely true)

Pseudopod, the bad news is we've taken over.  The good news is we have pie.
Escapepod, from the world of tomorrow to the puny human mp3 players of today
Podcastle, the fantasy revolution will not be televised, but you can listen to it for free

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, the horror!
Escape Pod, the shiny!
Podcastle, the fantastic!

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, listen or we'll recite razor commercials outside your house at 3am.  In fact, we might do that if you DO listen.

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Zathras
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2009, 08:29:31 AM »

A much simpler challenge than ZARGA V.

Create a tagline for the podcasts.  PM your submissions to me, and I'll arrange blind voting.

For instance:

Pseudopod, the best horror podcast on the internet.  (Simple, yes)
Escapepod, bringing you tomorrow's best SF yesterday.  (Corny)
Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!  (Not entirely true)

Pseudopod, the bad news is we've taken over.  The good news is we have pie.
Escapepod, from the world of tomorrow to the puny human mp3 players of today
Podcastle, the fantasy revolution will not be televised, but you can listen to it for free

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, the horror!
Escape Pod, the shiny!
Podcastle, the fantastic!

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, listen or we'll recite razor commercials outside your house at 3am.  In fact, we might do that if you DO listen.



I like the mp3 one, Al.  Everyone else, please remember to PM the entries to me.  I haven't figured out how to pick the winner yet, but it will involve forum voting in one form or another.

The prize, as always, will be a disc of your choice from www.poddisc.com.  But maybe we can talk Ben into printing some tshirts....
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Zathras
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« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2009, 08:56:14 AM »

Escapepod, listen or we'll strip you naked and throw you out the air lock!

Pseudopod, listen to our podcast or we'll sacrifice you to the Elder Gods.

These aren't submissions, just helping with the creative process.
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Zathras
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« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2009, 09:14:06 AM »

Just a short video.
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Zathras
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2009, 12:57:46 PM »

Ok, some more details:

Submissions will be accepted until July 31st.  Judging will take place after that.

I will need 3 volunteers, 1 for each podcast.  I will forward them to you and you will narrow them down to 10.  Should anyone actually involved in one of the podcasts wish to help, they get priority.

It's not official yet, but it's highly likely that there will be Tshirts made for each podcast.  The winning tag line for each podcast will get a free tshirt.  These will be limited editions and numbered!  Contest winners will get Tshirt #1.  Other contestants will have a chance to order shirts before the public in general does.
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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2009, 01:11:21 PM »

Cheesy can/will the shirts have the winning tagline on them? with the logo/theme for the corresponding podcast? cuz... that would be awesome, and i would totally get one.

and uuuuhhh i'll volunteer with Pseudopod if there arent any other takers Tongue

oh and for submissions do we have to send in a tagline for all three podcasts or can we choose which one/ones we wanna do?
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I'd like to hear my options, so I could weigh them, what do you say?
Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
Zathras
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« Reply #8 on: July 08, 2009, 01:21:41 PM »

The shirts will have the winning tag line.  I'm working out the details on logos.  The more detailed we make the shirts, the more they will cost.  I'll provide those details when I have specifics.  The tag lines will not be limited to these shirts, but the shirts themselves will be limited editions.

You can submit for any of the podcasts, and for Escape Artists in general.  You do not need to submit an entry for all of them.  I'm going to set the number of submissions per podcast at 10 per person. 

THE FIRST PERSON TO SEND ME A SUBMISSION GETS THE PRIZE IF THERE ARE DUPLICATE ENTRIES.
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« Reply #9 on: July 08, 2009, 03:41:23 PM »

im gonna compile a list over the next few days and send em all at once Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: July 09, 2009, 04:26:17 AM »

Darnit- I'm in the process of moving! So- no volenteering for me.  HOWEVER! (cacklecackle) I'm making a list. A terribleterrible list!
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Zathras
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« Reply #11 on: July 09, 2009, 09:50:53 AM »

Looks like the tshirts will be a go, one way or another.
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« Reply #12 on: July 09, 2009, 01:55:03 PM »

i have some goooooood ones! I wrote one down without really thinking about it and re-read it, and surprised myself Tongue

and...
YAY T-SHIRTS! (finally, these have been a loooooong time coming)
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I'd like to hear my options, so I could weigh them, what do you say?
Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
Zathras
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« Reply #13 on: July 09, 2009, 03:05:22 PM »

YAY T-SHIRTS! (finally, these have been a loooooong time coming)

Yes they have, and I've offered some alternatives, but I think Ben just needed some help.  He's got a lot on his plate.

Maybe this thread should be updated for those who aren't interested in the contests forum.
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« Reply #14 on: July 09, 2009, 04:35:26 PM »

done and done-er
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Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
Zathras
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« Reply #15 on: July 10, 2009, 11:10:50 AM »

Submissions may also be emailed to me at TheYearIs2262@gmail.com.  I'm such a geek.
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« Reply #16 on: July 11, 2009, 08:33:34 PM »

Just emailed you with my submissions. I'm not a big fan of PM's.
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Zathras
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« Reply #17 on: July 14, 2009, 01:15:03 PM »

Bumping this, haven't gotten many entries. 

I still need 2 more volunteers for impartial judging.
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« Reply #18 on: July 14, 2009, 02:47:01 PM »

well you'll get my entry kinda last minute Smiley
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izzardfan
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« Reply #19 on: July 15, 2009, 12:43:23 AM »

Bumping this, haven't gotten many entries. 

I still need 2 more volunteers for impartial judging.

I'll volunteer for either Escape Pod or Podcastle (or both, if needed).
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Zathras
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« Reply #20 on: July 17, 2009, 04:00:15 PM »

With the low number of submissions, I'm thinking of forwarding all of the entries to both screeners and comparing their lists.
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izzardfan
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« Reply #21 on: July 18, 2009, 05:57:11 AM »

With the low number of submissions, I'm thinking of forwarding all of the entries to both screeners and comparing their lists.

Fine with me.
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Zathras
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« Reply #22 on: July 18, 2009, 11:40:10 AM »

Remember, people, you can submit 10 tag lines per podcast and 10 tag lines for Escape Artists in general.

I've received a few stinkers, and am thinking about listing the worst submissions after the contest is over, anonymously, of course.  I wonder, though, if some of you are trying to be horrible.

Escape pod:  Where the men are men and the sheep are electric.
Pseudopod:  I went to hell and all I got was this creepy podcast.
Podcastle:  Saving virgins from Pseudopod.
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« Reply #23 on: July 19, 2009, 12:42:46 AM »

hay, I rather like the EP and Pseudopod ones Tongue

(and I'm the author of neither!)
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Russell Nash
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« Reply #24 on: July 19, 2009, 10:26:22 AM »

hay, I rather like the EP and Pseudopod ones Tongue

(and I'm the author of neither!)

Me, Too!
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« Reply #25 on: July 23, 2009, 04:31:54 AM »

Not enough submissions?  What do we need to do?  Extend the deadline and talk it up on the podcasts?  (Which we would have done already but [insert whining here about being busy].)
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Zathras
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« Reply #26 on: July 23, 2009, 09:41:13 AM »

Alright, submission deadline has been extended.  Probably until the end of August, but not 100% guaranteed.

I am going to forward the entries to the judges in August.  I'll probably start around the end of the first week.   Judges, be sure to get your submissions to me before then.

Still looking for one more judge.  The judges will narrow the field to 10 per podcast and 10 for Escape Artists in general.  I'll take the lists and combine them, so we'll be voting on 10 to 30 per category.

Bonus:  If you submit your entries before August 1st, you can enter up to 10 per category.  After that, it will be 5 submissions per person per category.

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Zathras
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« Reply #27 on: July 28, 2009, 06:33:11 PM »

Will be away from the computer until next week at a minimum.  Send you submissions as per instructions.  Still need one more judge.  I will forward submissions to judges when I get back.

We don't have internet at the new house yet, so Tinkerbell will be keeping my air card.
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« Reply #28 on: July 28, 2009, 09:20:26 PM »

i dont think i can be a judge, my judgement might be biased!
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Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
Zathras
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« Reply #29 on: July 30, 2009, 07:09:05 PM »

It's ok, I'm going to take the top 10 from each judge to compile the list.
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Zathras
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« Reply #30 on: August 02, 2009, 08:01:45 PM »

I have my 3 judges.  I will begin forwarding submissions when I have organized them.  Should be soon.
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Zathras
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« Reply #31 on: August 10, 2009, 08:19:37 AM »

Ok, I'm sorting through the submissions today and sending them to the judges.  If you want a chance to get the first impression, submit your entries now.  TheYearIs2262@gmail.com or PM me.
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Zathras
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« Reply #32 on: August 20, 2009, 04:51:52 PM »

Haven't gotten any new submissions in a while.  A birdie tells me there might be an announcement coming...

The 13th person to submit entries to the official Contest Email Address will get a free shirt.
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« Reply #33 on: August 23, 2009, 12:14:33 PM »

ummm do we have to re-enter our submissions to the new contest email address or did you forward them?
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Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
Zathras
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« Reply #34 on: August 23, 2009, 12:16:28 PM »

The new contest email address forwards to me, so I still receive them.
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Zathras
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« Reply #35 on: August 26, 2009, 12:35:29 AM »

All submissions should be submitted to the contest email only.  I will no longer accept PM submissions.
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Jason M
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« Reply #36 on: August 27, 2009, 09:47:27 AM »

Ok, folks, we haven't gotten very many submissions since the Metacast.  Tell your friends, and send in your tag lines.  I guarantee they won't be the worst we've seen!

Also, we still need artwork.  Send your 1 color drawings to artwork@escapeartists.net.  Simple is better for this run, as we're trying to keep costs down.  However, if you have some awesome stuff it might get featured on future shirts as well.  If your artwork is chosen for the current crop of shirts, you'll get a free shirt.  If it's used in the future, you will receive royalties. 

If there is a piece of artwork that is promising, but not quite there, we'll let you know so you can tweak it.

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« Reply #37 on: August 27, 2009, 05:49:32 PM »

okay i am making some artwork for pseudopod right now, and it is coming out WAY better than I thought it would!  I'm surprised at myself, to be honest.
once it's done ill send it in and post it somewhere here cuz im just that proud of it Tongue
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Five pounds?  Six pounds? Seven pounds?
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« Reply #38 on: August 30, 2009, 11:30:49 PM »

"It's what's for second breakfast"

I only just got that...
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« Reply #39 on: August 30, 2009, 11:31:32 PM »

Creating some tag lines right now. They sound pretty lame, even to me.
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« Reply #40 on: August 30, 2009, 11:31:57 PM »

When the frak do I get my third star?
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Russell Nash
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« Reply #41 on: August 31, 2009, 12:54:17 AM »

When the frak do I get my third star?

Ask in the right place and we may tell you.
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« Reply #42 on: August 31, 2009, 01:23:31 AM »

When the frak do I get my third star?

Ask in the right place and we may tell you.

Consider me properly chastised
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« Reply #43 on: August 31, 2009, 01:25:27 AM »

OK, I'm a n00b I admit it. How do I PM Zathras if said person isn't registered??
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« Reply #44 on: August 31, 2009, 01:28:38 AM »

OK, just noticed the gmail address. Guess I'll try that.
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Jason M
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« Reply #45 on: August 31, 2009, 07:34:38 AM »

You can also submit entries to contest@escapeartists.net.  I'll get them either way.
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Russell Nash
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« Reply #46 on: August 31, 2009, 10:49:24 AM »

When the frak do I get my third star?

Ask in the right place and we may tell you.

Consider me properly chastised

I prefer ridiculed, but use what you want.

I gotta say, you're one of he best sports we've had as a newbie in quite a while.  You can always PM the mods with questions you might have.
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« Reply #47 on: August 31, 2009, 09:53:29 PM »

Why thank you sir!
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Jason M
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« Reply #48 on: September 14, 2009, 12:41:29 AM »

Reminder, 2 days left for submissions.  I will forward everything to the judges Wednesday.
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Jason M
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« Reply #49 on: September 16, 2009, 08:12:31 AM »

Submissions have been forwarded to our 3 judges.  They will get back to me and I will get a poll up.
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Jason M
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« Reply #50 on: September 25, 2009, 08:27:26 PM »

I have received the choices from one of the judges.  The other two ::cough::bdoomed::cough::izzardfan::cough:: have not gotten back to me.

I think we're going to have to go with 2 rounds of voting.

Round 1, everybody gets 3 votes.  Top 5 choices advance to round 2 where everybody only gets one vote.

Polls will go up when I get the top 10 from the other judges.  There could be up to 30 for each category. 

There may not be a prize for Escape Artists in general, as we did not get many submissions for that.  We'll see.  The poll for that category will be 1 vote only, and one of the options will be "none of the above".

Feel free to pester any judges that have been dragging their feet...
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« Reply #51 on: September 25, 2009, 10:09:32 PM »

sent mine in, gomen.
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Jason M
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« Reply #52 on: September 27, 2009, 10:35:39 AM »

Polls are going up.  Assume any grammatical errors are mine.  I did not select any entries, the 3 judges did.  All I did was forward every submission that was received prior to deadline.

Vote for up to 3 choices in round 1.  Top selections will move to round 2 where forumites can vote for 1 entry.  Unless there is a tie, round 2 will determine the winner.

In the Escape Artists poll, you can vote for only 1 and the top selection will be the winner.  None of the above is an option.
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Jason M
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« Reply #53 on: September 28, 2009, 11:24:27 AM »

There were many more submissions.  The polls are merely the combined top 10 lists of our 3 judges.
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Jason M
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« Reply #54 on: September 29, 2009, 03:36:47 AM »

I am removing myself from the Podcastle contest.  I followed the rules that I set forth.  Again, Rachel ends a discussion because she feels it is over.  Sorry, NOBODY else on this forum could get away with that.  I did not even receive a courtesy message explaining what happened.  I will have nothing to do with Podcastle. 

If that means that the rest of EA does not want my assistance, I will forward the names of the people that submitted the entries that have been selected so far.

I'm shutting up now before I cross a line.
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Jason M
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« Reply #55 on: September 29, 2009, 03:41:41 AM »

[mod edit: sorry man, no, I can't allow this.  No malice intended behind this edit, just can't, feel free to PM me Smiley]

As was pointed out to me, there were 44 total submissions for Podcastle and 10 negative.
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izzardfan
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« Reply #56 on: September 29, 2009, 05:40:38 AM »

I was kind of annoyed that the aforementioned choice was put into final voting, I didn't want it there.

I didn't either, and left out of my top 10 list all of the ones listed above.
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Jason M
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« Reply #57 on: September 29, 2009, 07:44:41 AM »

I was kind of annoyed that the aforementioned choice was put into final voting, I didn't want it there.

I didn't either, and left out of my top 10 list all of the ones listed above.

I mentioned to the judges that if there was an entry they felt should not be publicized to let me know. 
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Jason M
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« Reply #58 on: September 29, 2009, 08:14:41 AM »

Here is the entire list of submissions, I am not revealing authors, and they should not reveal themselves until after the contest is over:


PSEUDOPOD! Putting the 'pod' in podcast.
PSEUDOPOD. Quite possibly the last thing you'll ever hear.


EscapePod - Because Reality is a Crutch for Those Who Can't Cope With Science Fiction
EscapePod - Next Century's Reality, Now in Audio Form
PodCastle - Open the Door Gently, Or She Will Kick You on the Way Out
PodCastle - Give Up Your Ears and Fly
PodCastle - Knock on the Sky and Listen to the Sounds
PodCastle - We Love Food Fights. Just Don't Let the Food Win
PseudoPod - We Got Places to Go and People to Kill
PseudoPod - The Undead Have Risen... And They've got the Munchies
PseudoPod - Something is Coming from Beyond the Stars... And it's Big
PseudoPod - Stay Inside, Lock Your Doors, Bar the Windows, Arm Yourself, Listen to a Story


Escape Pod should be "Listen carefully... it's story time."

 Escape Artists - Trap them between your ears

       Another pea in Escape Pod


"AND DID THOSE FEET, IN ANCIENT TIMEWALK UPON ENGLAND'S MOUNTAINS GREEN?!?"

Pseudopod
The sound of fear (almost certainly already done to death)
The ice in your veins
The splinter in your mind
Maggots for your mind
Beautiful terror
The zombie in your closet
The weekly assault on your sanity
It's what lives under the bed
The definition of darkness
...it's waiting for you.

Escape Pod
Not just spaceships
More than space opera
Not your father's Star Wars/Asimov/whatever
Broaden your event horizons
Think you know sci-fi? Think again.
Get your jetpacks here!
An infinity of possibilities
The future has arrived. Again.
Your lifeboat to Tatooine.
Realizing your quantum possibilities.

Podcastle
Charting the fantastic
Now with 37% less elves!
The Conan of Fantasy Literature. Umm, wait...
No, not that kind of fantasy!!
From the fantastic to the sublime
It's not just about the unicorns
Broadcasting from behind your mind. (WHAT???)
New worlds aborning...
From a strangely familiar place
Fantasy for the now.


If you can get permission from Charles Stross, you really, really need to have an Escape Pod shirt that reads “Brains, fresh brains for baby Jesus!” with a picture of the farm creature from EP206: Rogue Farm.  Put the EP logo on the other side (front or back) from the side with the farm and the quote.

Sometimes, EVIL wears a t-shirt

or

Does this shirt make me look EVIL?

EscapePod:  We bring you to our leaders!
Pseudopod: the Power of Horror Compels You!

Pseudopod: Be afraid.  Be very afraid.
Podcastle:  Dragons and wizards and elves!  Oh, my!
Podcastle:  Magic spoken here!


PodCastle: Another time, another world, right on the internet.


PsuedoPod: So scary it'll turn your iPod white.
PsuedoPod: The podcast that only comes out at night.
PsuedoPod: Your best defense against the zombie invasion
PsuedoPod: I cut off it's head and it still keeps coming.
PsuedoPod: Straight from that old, spooky house down the street


EscapePod: Launching a new story every week.
EscapePod: Set blasters to kill; It's story time.
EscapePod: 3, 2, 1,  Story time
EscapePod: Science Fiction the way it was intended to be
EscapePod: It's not real, …yet.

Escape Artists: SF in three different flavors
 
Escape Pod:
Escapepod--Past, Present, Future and Robots.
Escape from the mundane.
Escapepod--- Geek Therapy.
Get your geek on, Escapepod.
Pseudopod:
Pseudopod...Horror... just the beginning.
Zombies live again of Pseudopod.
Raising Hell on your mp3 player.
Podcastle:
Podcastle where Elves= Fae.
Podcastle The Best of Tolkien and Lewis---Not!
Podcastle, dragonslayers welcome.
Podcastle new school fantasy.
 
Psuedopod--Got Tentacle?
 
Escape Pod, more fun than a barrel of time-travelling monkey-robots

Pseudopod, where ghouls just wanna have fun (or brains)

Podcastle: supporting the dragon rights movement since 2008
 
EscapePod:  The Sound of Science Fiction

Podcastle: Fantasy beyond dragons (though they are welcome, too)

Pseudopod: Stories to make your skin crawl
 
 
Pseudopod: the best in dread from the monsters under your bed through your podcatcher and into your head

Escape Pod: in space, no one can hear your podcast...because you'd be in a vacuum

Podcastle: orcs and elves, living together...mass hysteria
 
Psuedopod: Tentacles with Guranteed 99% less school girls
 
Escape Pod:  The answer to "So what do you do for fun?"
Escape Pod:  Having Fun Done Right.
Escape Pod:  Entertainment that is out of this world.  <--cheesy I know

Pseudopod:  Kill the cheerleader.  Save the horror.
Pseudopod:  Just when you thought it was safe to update your podcatcher

Podcastle:  One podcast, under gods, with fantasy and magic for all
 
Pseudopod:
More harrowing than a pregnancy scare
  
Redrum read well
  

Escape pod:  Where the men are androids and the sheep are electric.
Pseudopod:  I went to hell and all I got was this creepy podcast.
Podcastle:  Saving virgins from Pseudopod
 
Escape Pod:
Watch the skies...the Pods are already here!!
  
Many Bothans died to bring you this podcast.
  

Podcastle:
One Pod to rule them all!
  
Crush your enemies!  See them driven before you!  And hear the narrative fantasies of their men and women!

And since I didn't know we could do it...Escape Pod in general:
We will, we will pod you.
  
Hot Aural Text
 
Pseudopod, the bad news is we've taken over.  The good news is we have pie.
Escapepod, from the world of tomorrow to the puny human mp3 players of today
Podcastle, the fantasy revolution will not be televised, but you can listen to it for free

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, the horror!
Escape Pod, the shiny!
Podcastle, the fantastic!

Or perhaps

Pseudopod, listen or we'll recite razor commercials outside your house at 3am.  In fact, we might do that if you DO listen.
 
Escapepod, listen or we'll strip you naked and throw you out the air lock!

Pseudopod, listen to our podcast or we'll sacrifice you to the Elder Gods.
 
 
Podcastle:  One podcast, under gods, things invisible, with fantasy and magic for all.

Escape Pod:
1.   Escape Pod: So far in the future, they’ve actually figured out how they can believe it’s not butter!
2.   Prepare for the Zombie Apocalypse and others with Escape Pod!
3.   The Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything is Escape Pod.

Pseudopod:
1.   Pseudopod, evil monsters from the blackness captured in mp3 format!
2.   Little known fact: Listening to Pseudopod decreases your chances of being mauled to death by zombies!
3.   Pseudopod: Just listen, don’t even try to look, you don’t want to see it.
4.   Pseudopod: Picture the blackest black you can think of.  Pseudopod is darker.
5.   The monster in your closet is Pseudopod, and it is waiting for you to fall asleep.

Pod Castle:
1.   And on the 7th day, the Creator said “let there be Pod Castle”, and it was Good.
2.   Pod Castle: Legions of warriors and elves, flocks of dragons, and armies of orcs all captured on your mp3 player!
 
 
Escape Pod It's Story Time
Escape Artists, Have Fun!
Pseudopod I have a story for you and I promise it's true!
 
[Heradel mod-edit: Alright, some of these were just plain attacks on Podcastle and its editors and have been edited out of the list. Sorry, but No.]
 
Pseudopod, the best horror podcast on the internet.
Escapepod, bringing you tomorrow's best SF yesterday.
Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!
 
 
Escapepod, our last best hope for SF.
Escapepod, boldly going where no podcast has gone before.
Escapepod, Life, The Universe and Everything
 
Pseudopod, listen or we'll eat your soul.
Pseudopod, meet new, exciting people...and Kill Them.
 
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« Reply #59 on: September 29, 2009, 09:14:25 AM »

My best ones didn't make it to the polls.  Damn it!
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« Reply #60 on: September 29, 2009, 09:19:15 AM »

One of my favorites, though it wouldn't have made a good tagline, was PP, more harrowing than a pregnancy scare.
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« Reply #61 on: September 30, 2009, 03:13:18 PM »

Hey Guys,

Zathras has asked me to take over the contest and I've agreed to. The current round will end at 9:00PM EST this Friday.

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« Reply #62 on: September 30, 2009, 05:45:28 PM »

Some of these are fantastic! Is the voting open to the general public or being handled by specific vetters?
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« Reply #63 on: September 30, 2009, 05:54:28 PM »

Some of these are fantastic! Is the voting open to the general public or being handled by specific vetters?

Everyone in the forums should vote!
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« Reply #64 on: October 01, 2009, 06:49:48 AM »

Err... sorry all I'm really confused now. We vote how? Coz I thought I already did.
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« Reply #65 on: October 01, 2009, 09:18:21 AM »

1)  PsuedoPod: Your best defense against the zombie invasion
2) Podcastle new school fantasy.
3) Escape Pod, more fun than a barrel of time-travelling monkey-robots
4) Escapepod, listen or we'll strip you naked and throw you out the air lock!
5) Escape Pod It's Story Time
6) Escape Artists, Have Fun!
7) Podcastle, no chain mail bikinis here!


These were my favorites in numerical order. I also adored the Hot aurel text thing- just didn't see it fitting any specific cast. Sad
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« Reply #66 on: October 01, 2009, 10:07:48 AM »

Err... sorry all I'm really confused now. We vote how? Coz I thought I already did.

Eh, if in doubt (especially about the PodCastle poll, although Heradel please correct me if it's also true for the others), feel free to vote again.  We had some, shall we say, technical difficulties with the poll.
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« Reply #67 on: October 01, 2009, 10:12:09 AM »

Err... sorry all I'm really confused now. We vote how? Coz I thought I already did.

Eh, if in doubt (especially about the PodCastle poll, although Heradel please correct me if it's also true for the others), feel free to vote again.  We had some, shall we say, technical difficulties with the poll.

The first Podcastle poll is defunct, so go to take two to vote ( http://forum.escapeartists.net/index.php?topic=2911.0 ). All the other polls are open, so please vote.
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« Reply #68 on: October 01, 2009, 03:47:27 PM »

Yaaay! Voting with buttons is so much fun!
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