Canada The Frustration Known As "Roll Up the Rim"

Discussion in 'Canada Discussion Boards' started by Sar-Tamber-lac, Mar 10, 2003.

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  1. Sar-Tamber-lac Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 24, 2002
    star 5
    I'm 0 for 7 [face_plain]

    This is nothing new. I am such a loser when it comes to this thing! I can't even win a friggin donut!!!! What's wrong with this picture??

    My roommate works there, so you would think I would have an inside track. The prizes should be drawn to me, right? Well, you'd be WRONG!

    Yeah, so anyways, how does everyone else feel about this game?
  2. Admiral_Thrawn60 Jedi Youngling

    Member Since:
    Jul 8, 2000
    star 6
    Until Tim's starts accepting debit cards, I will likely never have occasion to try the roll up program.
  3. Woofer Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Aug 27, 2001
    star 4
    Its a conspiracy!

    It your US citizenship Tammy, sorry.
  4. Sar-Tamber-lac Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 24, 2002
    star 5
    LOL...I knew that would come back to haunt me some day, Woofer ;)

    Technically, I'm not allowed to claim prizes, because I "reside in the same domicile" as a Tim Horton's employee

    me = sucks to be
  5. im_posessed Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Nov 13, 2002
    star 3
    my first job was across the hall from a Tim's...every shift i would get something, and i had at least 3 shifts a week, during the whole contest, and didn't win anything at all...NOTHING! now that is just wrong!

    i'll claim your prises for you tammy ;)
  6. Darth_Haggis Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 21, 2002
    star 4
    I am a student, and don't drink coffee, as a result, I have no incentive to spend money at Tim's... Therefore, I have never won anything, but at least I'm 0 for 0. (Perfect 100% average!!! :D ) ;)
  7. Primrodo Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jun 23, 2002
    star 4
    Thats when you get Hot Chocolate...mmmmmm
  8. Darth_Haggis Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 21, 2002
    star 4
    mmmmmm... donuts...... D'OH!!!

    [image=http://www.synergizedsolutions.com/simpsons/pictures/homer/homerdonut.gif]
    [image=http://wilkes.edu/~boshajd/D'oh.gif]
  9. Jymm_Roquand Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 25, 2002
    star 4
    but at least I'm 0 for 0. (Perfect 100% average!!!)

    Or your averaging nothing...its all relative. ;)
  10. Yebbed-Crage Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 3, 2001
    star 4
    Sorry Guys, I guess i am the only one winning. I have won 4 times out of 7!!! :p Still waiting for the BIG ONE though!!!! :D God knows I could use a new car or money!

  11. Sar-Tamber-lac Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    May 24, 2002
    star 5
    *shoots glare at Yebbed*

    LOL..tis ok...my friend Matt has won a bunch, too.

    My time will come, oh yes...my time will come

    [Palpatine]I have forseen it.[/Palpatine]
  12. Ian_Ball Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Sep 21, 2001
    star 4
    a friend of mine won the suv about 2 years ago...guess what the plate says..."rollup" *sighs*
  13. fingthething Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 6, 2001
    star 4
    Its amazing how much money they must make with that contest. The Tims by my work is like twice as busy because of it.
  14. Jymm_Roquand Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 25, 2002
    star 4
    DEB! So your the one taking all the prizes int he Niagara Area...Leave some for the rest of us :p
  15. DarthBabe Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 18, 2002
    star 7
    I've won little things like coffee, donuts and bagels...I wouldn't mind winning the big screen TV thing. :D
  16. Yebbed-Crage Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 3, 2001
    star 4
    Snooze, you lose James!!!! :p

  17. Cow_Girl Chapter Rep Niagara ON, CA

    Chapter Rep
    Member Since:
    Jun 15, 2001
    star 5
    I'm 0 for 0

    I have not had a coffee since they started this promotion.

    The trick is to ask them if they will double cup your coffee if the cup is really hot, doubling your chances ;)
  18. DarthBabe Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 18, 2002
    star 7
    Dang, now I have Tim's craving :_|
  19. Yebbed-Crage Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jun 3, 2001
    star 4
    Nice try Bay, but they give you a normal cup for the double cup. Trust me, I get a tea, and they always double cup it.

  20. DarthBabe Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Mar 18, 2002
    star 7
    Well, if you wince and tell them it's too hot to hold then they'll give you another cup :D
  21. Jymm_Roquand Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 25, 2002
    star 4
    If you are lucky deb you can situate your cup so a clumsy employee knocks it over...then they will give you a new one. When they are not looking take the fallen cup...2 for 1. :D
  22. SpankysGirl Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Nov 14, 2002
    star 1
    ah, but see, the only way that you are aloud to get a second roll up cup is if the store is out of the brown cups.... we have to double cup with a brown cup... depending on the store, the managers, and the owners, you could actually loose your job for continuing to double cup with a roll up cup.. It sucks I know, but I don't make the rules..

    and I have won like 10 times... although I can't claim the prizes.. lol.. sucks to be me
  23. Jymm_Roquand Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 25, 2002
    star 4
    Then we will steal all brown cup shipments :D
  24. Darthina_Christine Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Oct 6, 2002
    star 4
    I don't drink coffee so I've never won... but its all good :D
  25. Rani Veko Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Apr 22, 2000
    star 4
    I'm 0 for 2, my hubby is 0 for 3.

    Not exactly hard-core players in our house, but since we buy the coffee anyway... :)

    - Rani
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