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"Flick" Your ISP

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On Mintshot, an ISP named Slingshot has an auction titled "Flick your ISP", which gets you a 12 month package. Possibly a bit of an odd name until you see the graphic they use to represent the auction:


Interesting choice of font... :)

Posted November 28, 2007 11:18 PM


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Posted by: ringbark | November 30, 2007 5:19 AM

That doesn't surprise me - most of the adverts are for NZ products which wouldn't be available overseas. Plus if a bunch of overseas people signed up, it would mean a lot of overseas postage when they won auctions. Not to mention many of the prizes are vouchers, which you then wouldn't be able to redeem as they're for NZ chains... :)

Posted by: Alden | November 30, 2007 8:37 AM

Just like "Flick", "Clint" is another word that should be avoided when the writing's all in caps (as comic book dialogue often is). Such words - and there are a few others I can't recall right now - have a certain notoriety amongst comic strip writers.

Posted by: Paul Scoones | December 1, 2007 7:58 PM

Oh, that's what the post is about! I did wonder.

Guess some minds just go places quicker. ;)

Posted by: Thad Ritchards | December 2, 2007 7:48 AM

I make no excuses. :)

Posted by: Alden | December 2, 2007 10:56 AM

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