Wednesday, June 27, 2012

I Am The Champion!


Normally I am modest and humbled when it comes to awards and recognition, but as a Dude who has entered the Dude Write Challenge two weeks in a row, I need to pat myself on the back a little...actually a lot.

Last week you may remember that I entered Did You Spray In There? and tied for third place with WorkingDan's Give Them What They Want post, which earned me the coveted Gold Man Card.

 Maybe my head swelled a little (more than my normal Charlie Brown size), but I thought what the hell, I will enter an original post for the second week and see what happens.  I drafted up The Swass Meter, read it, re-read it and had the Trophy read it.  My expectations weren't that high, especially after reading the 21 other entries.  Most of which were more professionally written (by my standards anyway), I didn't think I had a snowball's chance in hell.

I checked the results of Dude Write this morning and was reading through the blog post.  The guys were mentioning everything that was written about, ranging from terrorists farting in elevators to monkey rodeos and cows, but nothing about swass.  As I read further, I came to the Diamond Club Winner section...holy crap on a cracker!  It was me!  I won the Diamond Club Award for the best post this week.!



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I had to tell everyone in the room that I had won and by everyone in the room I mean I told the Trophy, Minion #1 and Minion #2.  The Trophy, still sleepy said "Good job", Minion #1 hadn't had his toast yet and grunted at me and #2 blinked at me.  So I am telling you guys now.  There were a plethora of awesome posts to choose from and I wanted to congratulate some of them:

Second Place with the Platinum Card goes to Jay from Dude of the House for his What is a dude? post.  I voted for him, it was spot on with the definition of a dude.

Third Place with the Gold Card went to Youngman Brown for his post On Picking Up Girls.  It was a post I could relate with and a well deserved victory for Youngman.

So there are you winners for the second installment of Dude Write...wait, what's that?  There were a couple of other things....let me read a little further...holy shit nuggets, I got another award?  Thanks to The Six Finger Monkey, Honorary Chairman of Dude Write, winning the Diamond Club Award for his New Pussy post last week, awarded yours truly the Chairman's Choice Award  too!



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I am truly honored to have these awards presented to me, as someone who really just started blogging to escape the real life and utilize the blogosphere as a therapist, much like comedians use the stage and audience, I never once expected that this would start taking off like this.


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With that, I would like to tell everyone who has read, followed and shared my blog....

14 comments:

  1. Gloating is almost as fun as farting, no?

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    1. Almost....not quite, but almost as fun.

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  2. Congrats on the multiple awards this week! I could have submitted a better post than what I did but I chose not to. Instead I went with something that may give my new readers a little more insight as to what my blog is about. I'm not saying I would've won, just saying why I chose the weaker post.

    Your swass post was definitely worthy of a man card! I loved it....and could totally relate!

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    1. Thanks man! Sometimes it's good to let people know who you are, but I look forward to seeing your post this Friday.

      Now I need to figure out something to try to retain the diamond status or at least the gold status.

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  3. Dude, congrats on the win this week.

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    1. Thanks, but I may have set the bar too high for myself now...

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  4. Can I get a whoop whoop? *cries of whoop whoop ring out in the background*
    Congrats again Kevin and welcome you are.

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    1. I thought Arsenio Hall was dead? Well at least his career...

      Thanks!

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  5. Oh I am so happy for you my fellow brain sharer!!! You rock!

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    1. Thanks Heather! Miss reading your blog, hope things are going alright...judging from the summer post, not really huh?

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  6. Congratulations Kevin! Most excellent news, this is! The force is strong with you, young master Kevin.

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