OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"


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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 26th, '13, 00:20

The period for signing up is now over.

A few participants will receive 2X, but most who requested it will not ... sorry!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 26th, '13, 00:28

There are two remaining samples of Tony's Private Collection Da Yu Ling 102K.

So, a simple lottery. If you are a participant, pick a number between 1-100 and email it to me at teachatmoderator@yahoo.com. The two closest will win the free samples. In the event more than 2 select winning numbers, the early birds will win!

If you already won one of the samples, you are not eligible for a second.

You must reply by 12:28 AM Eastern USA time Thursday. 24 hours exactly from now!!!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby FlyedPiper » Jun 26th, '13, 14:01

Fingers crossed :mrgreen:
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 27th, '13, 08:17

WE have winners ... and will announce in 2-3 weeks.

OK, just kidding.

BTW, the numbers selected by participants followed odd patterns and there were a bunch of duplicates. I am guessing half were in the 70's for instance.
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 27th, '13, 08:30

And very weird ... all the duplicate numbers chosen by participants were emailed back to back except one!!! :shock:
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 27th, '13, 15:52

OK, we compiled all the "lottery submissions." Really weird ...

Here is how it played out.

23 participants submitted a lottery pick before the deadline.

Mrs. C was delegated to pick a number between 1 and 100.

The very first participant picked the number exactly!!!

4 numbers were picked by two participants ... thought that was interesting. But even more so, 3 of the numbers, submitting members picked successively. So, the second and third picks were both 72. two people picked 19 in a row. Then two picked 77 in a row. The other twice selected number was 23.

And the winning number was ... 76.

Biohorn picked it right off the bat!

And the second winner is Deragoth who picked 75.

Congratulations to the two winners! And thank you everyone else for making it an interesting lottery!!!!!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby 茶藝-TeaArt08 » Jun 27th, '13, 16:22

And the winning number was ... 76.

Biohorn picked it right off the bat!

And the second winner is Deragoth who picked 75.


Curious results. Everything about this OTTI process has been fun. Sincere congratulations to Biohorn and Deragoth; enjoy the tea! :D
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Deragoth » Jun 27th, '13, 16:45

:D Now that made my day :D
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Poohblah » Jun 27th, '13, 21:05

Everybody knows that 7 is the most random digit.
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby lordmage » Jun 28th, '13, 00:02

congrats to the winners and be sure to post extra notes on the freebies. BTW i was a 19.
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby BioHorn » Jun 28th, '13, 02:23

Thanks, Chip (and SC!) For some reason, after reading that post, the Twilight Zone theme started playing in my head!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Fabien » Jun 28th, '13, 03:36

I played 19 also, congrats for the two lucky guys!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby Chip » Jun 30th, '13, 11:28

BTW, everyone should have received payment info. If you did not, please let me know via email or PM right away!

Thanks!
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby lordmage » Jun 30th, '13, 14:03

Chip wrote:BTW, everyone should have received payment info. If you did not, please let me know via email or PM right away!

Thanks!

received and sent via paypal already :D

Thank you to Chip and the Vendor for this my first OTTI
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Re: OTTI 19 OriginTea "Event of the Season!"

Postby 茶藝-TeaArt08 » Jun 30th, '13, 14:52

received and sent via paypal already :D

Thank you to Chip and the Vendor for this my first OTTI


+1 :D
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