EUC Auction 2009: StarWarsFreak444 and Tatooine_Ghost now up!

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  1. s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod

    Member Since:
    Jun 24, 2006
    star 7
    Welcome to the first ever EUC Auction!

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    I've taken this from the one in the JCC and changed it a bit for us. You can look at the thread to see what people bid. It can be things just related to the boards or things off board. Sending someone cookies if they're comfortable with that or just betting your sig for a few weeks. At the end of each auction (so in 2-4 days), the person who is getting auctioned off picks the winner. So if you want to win, your bids should be something the person is going to want to pick.

    I once bid wearing a Texas shirt to a home game for Texas A&M. I'm a huge Texas A&M fan and the girl I was bidding on is a huge Texas fan. So being able to make me do something like that was right up her alley.


    About the Auction:

    This Auction gives you the opportunity to bid to "own" an EUCer. Terms of "owning" are to be discussed between winner and auction. Some examples of what people may bid are giving someone a sock if they win, some may be a line in a signature, maybe even a bouquet of flowers? you never really know until you participate.

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    A few Rules to the Auction:

    * Only two people are up for bid at a time. If it can be done, one male and one female (if not, whoever is up for auction next in line). If a gender joins out of order, (s)he will be placed in order, so somone who just joined may end up being Auctioned off before someone who joined a while ago. As of this post, everyone's even.
    * Auctions last from 2-4 days, providing that each JCer has at least 2 bids.
    * You may add on to your bid at any time until the auction is closed. However, your bids must be in terms with the JC's TOS.
    * Have fun!

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    How Long Are the Auctions?:

    This has always been an issue with the previous threads (especially around the end of most of the thread's "lifespan"). Auctions last from 2-4 days (or until the next update is posted). An auction will not close until it receives at least two bids, unless no one bids after 4 days. For the fun of it, it is recommended that you bid for everyone... because you never know who you may win. ;) New auctions will go up in place whether the people for auction have selected their winners or not.

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    What do I do if nobody wants to bid on me?:

    It?s best to socialize around the EUC, SWC, and RPF and make yourself known. Also, I have found it helpful to PM your friends about your upcoming auction so that they are aware. You are also allowed to socialize here in the thread to ?market? yourself. Just remember to have fun everybody.

    5 Tips For a Better Auction:
    1. PM friends prior to your auction to alert them of your auction
    2. If you do not have enough bids PM people on you WUL
    3. Feel free to mention your upcoming or current auction on the boards. *This does not mean create a thread airing your auction
    4. Be friendly, and be known around the boards
    5. Have fun!

    Auction List:
    <s>1. BultarSwan</s>
    <s>2. Warrior_Goddess</s>
    <s>3. Jag4Me</s>
    <s>4. Thok</s>
    <s>5. Kahn_Iceay</s>
    <s>6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO</s>
    <s>7. Lord_Vivec</s>
    <s>8. Trimaj</s>
    <s>9. Thrawn1786</s>
    <s>10. Despised1</s>
    11. StarWarsfreak444
    12. Tatooine_Ghost
  2. BultarSwan Founder: Grand Rapids, MI FF

    Member Since:
    Jul 5, 2003
    star 10
    This was fun last time in the JC. Sign me up! [face_dancing]
  3. s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod

    Member Since:
    Jun 24, 2006
    star 7
    Oh, lol, I knew I forgot something.

    Sign-ups:

    1. BultarSwan
    2.
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    10.
  4. Warrior_Goddess Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Aug 17, 2006
    star 5
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3.
    4.
    5.
    6.
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    8.
    9.
    10.
  5. Jag4Me Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jan 29, 2008
    star 6
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4.
    5.
    6.
    7.
    8.
    9.
    10.
  6. Thok Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 24, 2002
    star 6
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5.
    6.
    7.
    8.
    9.
    10.
  7. Kahn_Iceay Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 5, 2006
    star 5
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6.
    7.
    8.
    9.
    10.
  8. Teegirloo Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 26, 2005
    star 6
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7.
    8.
    9.
    10.
  9. Lord Vivec Chosen One

    Member Since:
    Apr 17, 2006
    star 7
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8.
    9.
    10.
  10. The Great No One Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jun 4, 2005
    star 8
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8. Trimaj
    9.
    10.

    meh... why not.

    :snoopy
  11. Thrawn1786 Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Feb 8, 2004
    star 5
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8. Trimaj
    9. Thrawn1786
    10.
  12. Mikaboshi Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jul 12, 2005
    star 6
    Don't mind if I do. [face_mischief]

    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8. Trimaj
    9. Thrawn1786
    10. Despised1
  13. StarWarsFreak444 Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 28, 2005
    star 7
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8. Trimaj
    9. Thrawn1786
    10. Despised1
    11. StarWarsfreak444
  14. Tatooine_Ghost Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jul 24, 2006
    star 4
    1. BultarSwan
    2. Warrior_Goddess
    3. Jag4Me
    4. Thok
    5. Kahn_Iceay
    6. JEDI_TEEGIRLOO
    7. Lord_Vivec
    8. Trimaj
    9. Thrawn1786
    10. Despised1
    11. StarWarsfreak444
    12. Tatooine_Ghost
  15. GrandAdmiralJello Moderator Communitatis Litterarumque

    Manager
    Member Since:
    Nov 28, 2000
    star 10
  16. The Great No One Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jun 4, 2005
    star 8
    huh... we guys seem to be a bit outnumbered here...

    :snoopy
  17. Kahn_Iceay Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 5, 2006
    star 5
    It just means we'll be in higher demand.
  18. blubeast1237 Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Apr 10, 2007
    star 5
  19. s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod

    Member Since:
    Jun 24, 2006
    star 7
    I asked the girls for a blurb about themselves, but they haven't responded. So I'll give them a few more hours and then just continue on without it.
  20. s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod

    Member Since:
    Jun 24, 2006
    star 7
    Alright, first up for auction are two lovely girls: ButlarSwan and WarriorGoddess!

    WarriorGoddess has decided that her name alone is enough to make the users go crazy and bid on her.

    ButlarSwan had this to say: Swan, a woman anyone could love. She enjoys pranks and talking. She's up for most anything and always interested in what's going on. She does a lot because she has a lot of energy! Bidding on her is a chance, but the chance is worth it!

    Begin Bidding. Please state who you are bidding on and what you are bidding in your post.
  21. Crash_Davis Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Mar 31, 2006
    star 5
    I'll bid a line in my sig for a week for Swannie.

    :)
  22. BultarSwan Founder: Grand Rapids, MI FF

    Member Since:
    Jul 5, 2003
    star 10
    Thank-you Crash for being the first to bid on me! You're so sweet. [face_love] I look forward to seeing what all the rest of you wonderful people are willing to bid. [face_batting]
  23. CPL_Macja Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Nov 29, 2008
    star 5
    I am willing to bid one line in my signature for FOUR WEEKS for ButlerSwan!!

    (Go Swannie! Go Swannie! Go!)[face_dancing]
  24. Jag4Me Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Jan 29, 2008
    star 6
    I would bid dinner and a show for my Auntie Swan.

    :D

    But, she'd have to come to TX to claim it.
  25. The Great No One Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jun 4, 2005
    star 8
    i'm gonna pontificate a bit before actually bidding...

    :snoopy
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