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Man/Woman/Puppy of August

Postby Ugluk » Fri Aug 01, 2008 5:12 am

August. Apparently there are dog days in August. Hence "The Dog Days of August". I really have no idea what this phrase means or where it came from, but there it is. The only real difficulty in having a dog-themed month is that outside of Huan and Farmer Maggot's fanged friends, there aren't many dogs featured in Middle-Earth.

So, you'll just have to vote for whoever you like.


Rules:

1) You can only vote once a day *
2) You can't vote for the same person two days in a row **
3) You must state why you voted for the person
4) Person must be Lord of the Rings/Tolkien related
5) Votes must be in bold
6) You can't vote for Maedhros because he won last month

* This applies to whatever time zone you are in. Even if the TORC time works out so according to it you're posting within the same day, it doesn't matter. But don't abuse your authority.
** This means you may not vote for the same person consecutively. If you vote for Frodo Monday and do not vote at all Tuesday, than you cannot vote for Frodo on Wednesday.


Due to popular request, this is the list of the previous winners. As each month passes, we will add the winner to it:

June '03 Haldir
July '03 Orophin
August '03 Legolas
September '03 Frodo
October '03 Sam
November '03 Beren
December '03 Faramir
January '04 Pippin
February '04 Faramir
March '04 Eowyn
April '04 Aragorn
May '04 Boromir
June '04 Eomer
July '04 Faramir
August '04 Theodred
September '04 Faramir
October '04 Merry
November '04 Legolas
December '04 Faramir
January '05 Turin
February '05 Eowyn
March '05 Faramir
April '05 Gandalf
May '05 Faramir
June '05 Gimli
July '05 Faramir
Augest '05 Legolas
September '05 Faramir
October '05 Galadriel
November '05 Frodo
December '05 Faramir
January '06 Tolkien
February '06 Luthien
March '06 Faramir
April '06 Aragorn
May '06 The Moth
June '06 Eomer
July '06 Faramir
August '06 Boromir
September '06 Faramir
October '06 Celeborn
November '06 Bill the Pony
December '06 Faramir
January '07 Maedhros
February '07 Ugluk
March '07 Rosie
April '07 Arwen
May '07 Bilbo
June '07 Legolas
July '07 Shadowfax
August '07 Gandalf
September '07 Elrond
October '07 Feanor
November '07 Gil-galad
December '07 Bard
January '08 Maedhros
February '08 Maglor
March '08 Legolas
April '08 Maedhros
May '08 Smaug
June '08 Frodo
July '08 Maedhros

If you missed voting the first day due to time zones, you may vote twice for the missed day and the current day. This only applies for the first day of the month. If you are going to be gone for several days, you may not post multiple votes in a single post, to have them "apply" for later days. They will not be counted.
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Postby elf-maiden » Fri Aug 01, 2008 11:07 am

Wiki, because he's not much worse than most men.
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Postby NimrodelSong » Fri Aug 01, 2008 2:09 pm

Legolas - I can't think of a better way to start a new month! :)

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Postby lady_of_legolas » Sat Aug 02, 2008 1:34 am

Eowyn for potentially regrettable/rash self-destructive decisions...
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Postby elf-maiden » Sat Aug 02, 2008 9:53 am

Eowyn, because it's been over a year since a woman won.
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Postby Aurelin » Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:23 am

Eowyn because I can relate to her in a way.


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Postby NimrodelSong » Sat Aug 02, 2008 1:26 pm

I too think that voting for Eowyn is a good idea. :)


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Postby rowanberry » Sat Aug 02, 2008 2:32 pm

Nessa because I participated in a dance workshop.
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On my way to Morannon on the Walk to Rivendell and Beyond!


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Postby lady_of_legolas » Sat Aug 02, 2008 7:09 pm

Luthien, great strenght..
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Postby Aurelin » Sun Aug 03, 2008 8:52 am

Melian because her choice in husband must have made Luthien's choice a little bit easier as well.


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Postby rowanberry » Sun Aug 03, 2008 12:21 pm

Lúthien because I attended another dance workshop. :wink:
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Postby lady_of_legolas » Mon Aug 04, 2008 1:50 am

Eowyn cause I want her to win. 8)
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Postby rowanberry » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:17 am

Huan because our next door neighbours have a puppy.
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Postby Ugluk » Mon Aug 04, 2008 2:12 pm

Eowyn because I jump on bandwagons. :P
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Postby Tygarya » Mon Aug 04, 2008 2:23 pm

Hehe I guess Maedhros must be going for some kind of record :wink:


So lets see.....everyone seems to be voting for Eowyn so why not me too :wink:
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Postby lady_of_legolas » Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:32 pm

Gollum for the screw you approach and revenge plan:P
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Postby Aurelin » Tue Aug 05, 2008 9:27 am

Nimrodel because she got lost in the mountains.


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Postby rowanberry » Tue Aug 05, 2008 9:44 am

Gandalf because I didn't catch someone I tried to.
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Postby elf-maiden » Tue Aug 05, 2008 1:49 pm

Luthien, because yesterday was my birthday and I missed voting! :oops:
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Postby Tygarya » Tue Aug 05, 2008 2:58 pm

Melkor cause he is Valar
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Postby Ugluk » Tue Aug 05, 2008 3:05 pm

Eomer, because Karl Urban was in The Bourne Supremacy.
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Postby lady_of_legolas » Tue Aug 05, 2008 4:20 pm

Eowyn, I miss being a shieldmaiden...
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Postby NimrodelSong » Tue Aug 05, 2008 6:52 pm

Legolas cos it's his turn.


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Postby Lomiothiel » Wed Aug 06, 2008 7:44 am

Gil-Galad, because High Kings need love too!

Not that I'm biased or anything ;)
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Postby rowanberry » Wed Aug 06, 2008 11:46 am

Fëanor because I had to suffer people I like as little as he liked his half-brothers. :roll:
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Postby Aurelin » Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:19 pm

Smaug because he could fly.



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Postby Tygarya » Wed Aug 06, 2008 2:40 pm

Feanor cause he fathered a great many sons
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Postby lady_of_legolas » Wed Aug 06, 2008 4:00 pm

Melkor. Crushing.
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Postby elf-maiden » Wed Aug 06, 2008 7:11 pm

Eowyn, because while Legolas is really pretty, she's actually supposed to be.
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Postby rowanberry » Thu Aug 07, 2008 3:22 am

Maglor because I'm going to a concert this evening.
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