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Old November 26 2012, 09:00 PM   #1
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Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!!!

It's playoff time again! Simply fill out a bracket in its entirety with your predictions and PM it to me (by uploading your bracket to an image host, there are plenty of free ones out there) before 3 a.m. Eastern/midnight Pacific on Thursday night of November 29 with the following:

1. Your screen name.

2. Tiebreaker No. 1: How many votes will the champion win by? All I need is a number. This tiebreaker is only valid if you've picked the correct finals matchup and champion.

3. Tiebreaker No. 2: Which first round matchup will have the closest margin of victory and what will that number be? Again, this is only valid if you've selected the right winner.

Each correct prediction in the first round is worth one point, in the quarterfinals is worth two points, in the semifinals is worth three points and in the championship is worth four points.

The winner will get to select three contestants (who haven't had their own thread yet) in 2013. If you've won December Madness before, you get one more pick than last time.

Good luck!







Week #1 (Jan.): Taylor Swift
Week #2 (Jan.): Erin Andrews
Week #3 (Jan.): Katrina Bowden
Week #4 (Jan.): Maria Sharapova
Week #5 (Jan.): Kellie Pickler
Week #6 (Feb.): Natasha Henstridge
Week #7 (Feb.): Katharine McPhee
Week #8 (Feb.): Kate Upton
Week #9 (Feb.): Gabrielle Union
Week #10 (Mar.): Courteney Cox
Week #11 (Mar.): Eva Longoria
Week #12 (Mar.): Gillian Jacobs
Week #13 (Mar.): Jennifer Lawrence
Week #14 (Apr.): Dichen Lachman
Week #15 (Apr.): Shannon Elizabeth
Week #16 (Apr.): Tara Reid
Week #17 (Apr.): Kerry Washington
Week #18 (Apr.): Teri Hatcher
Week #19 (May): Lyndsy Fonseca
Week #20 (May): Jennifer Lopez
Week #21 (May): Brooklyn Decker
Week #22 (May): Alice Eve
Week #23 (June): Cassidy Freeman
Week #24 (June): Cheryl Cole
Week #25 (June): Lucy Pinder
Week #26 (June): Catherine Zeta-Jones
Week #27 (July): Julie Gonzalo
Week #28 (July): Katy Perry
Week #29 (July): Jessica Nigri
Week #30 (July): Marion Cotillard
Week #31 (July): Hope Solo
Week #32 (Aug.): Deborah Ann Woll
Week #33 (Aug.): Lacey Chabert
Week #34 (Aug.): Connie Nielsen
Week #35 (Aug.): Hayley Williams
Week #36 (Sep.): Jacqueline MacInnes Wood
Week #37 (Sep.): Faith Hill
Week #38 (Sep.): Britney Spears
Week #39 (Sep.): Rashida Jones
Week #40 (Oct.): Alyson Hannigan
Week #41 (Oct.): Helena Mattsson
Week #42 (Oct.): Molly Quinn
Week #43 (Oct.): Tina Fey
Week #44 (Oct.): Lauren Graham
Week #45 (Nov.): Morgan Webb
Week #46 (Nov.): Kylie Minogue
Week #47 (Nov.): Grace Kelly
Week #48 (Nov.): Cassadee Pope

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Old November 26 2012, 10:13 PM   #2
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

Let the games begin.
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Old November 26 2012, 11:40 PM   #3
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

This is gonna be my year. I can feel it. I've got my retro babes picked out already.
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Old November 27 2012, 09:58 AM   #4
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

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This is gonna be my year. I can feel it. I've got my retro babes picked out already.
Nell Gwynne, Elizabeth I and Helen of Troy?
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Old November 27 2012, 10:43 AM   #5
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Lilith.
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Old November 27 2012, 10:53 AM   #6
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Very retro!
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Old November 27 2012, 05:49 PM   #7
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

I'm in!

I'm fairly happy with my Q/F picks but if I'm right the Semis are really hard to predict and a lot will come down to which of the board's voting biases triumph. Still I like to be controversial so I've gone agains the board's usual pattern for picking the two who reach the final. If I'm right on those two, I think the final will then be a relative walkover.

On another note, thank you Aragorn for running the competition once again! Filling in my bracket is how I know Christmas is just around the corner.
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Old November 28 2012, 01:01 AM   #8
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

I can't get quite so enthused knowing i'm going to waste my time again...

...but what the hey. My time to waste and all that...
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Old November 28 2012, 02:43 AM   #9
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

^^^
It takes me about 15min or so to make it, turn it into a JPG, upload to a host and then PM to Aragorn.

Speaking of which...mine is in your PM box now Aragorn.
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Old November 28 2012, 09:45 AM   #10
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

As usual, I have no clue what he board will do and went with gut instinct on each pick, which wasn't always what my personal preferences were, so maybe this year I'll randomly win it all! Or not. Whatevs. Bracket's in the mail, Aragorn.
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Old November 28 2012, 08:17 PM   #11
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

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^^^
It takes me about 15min or so to make it, turn it into a JPG, upload to a host and then PM to Aragorn.
Awesome for you, but since I don't own a scanner there's a considerable investment in time (and often money) for me to enter especially given my picks will likely amount to elephant snot when the smoke clears. Hence "waste of time."
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Old November 28 2012, 08:38 PM   #12
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Re: Babe of the week: Fill out your DECEMBER MADNESS 2012 bracket now!

^^^^
Do you have Powerpoint (I'm guessing Keynote would work as well)?
Save the picture from the OP.
Insert into a blank slide.
Create Text boxes, then fill that box with your selection.
Save slide as a JPG from the "save as type" field during the save process.
Upload to file share account, get link.
Send PM to Aragorn with that link.

Just trying to help out, I don't have a scanner at home either.
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Old November 28 2012, 10:39 PM   #13
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I just opened it with Paint and typed my choices in, then sent the image to Aragorn. It took all of 5 minutes.
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Old November 28 2012, 11:54 PM   #14
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Yeah, any graphics program will do. There's no need to scan it.
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Old November 29 2012, 03:41 AM   #15
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I do everything in Photoshop.
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