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Discussion in 'Sorcerous Sundries' started by Taluntain, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. Cap'n CJ

    Cap'n CJ Arrr! Veteran

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    Come on guys, we were doing really well, let's keep this going! We're close to the 1k mark :)
     
  2. Morgoth

    Morgoth La lune ne garde aucune rancune Veteran

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    I donated some money (50 euro) through my bank. If anyone doesn't have a creditcard (needed for Paypal here in NL,) but still wants to donate: You can contact 8people directly for the needed info.
     
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  3. Drugar

    Drugar And now... we wait! Veteran

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    Morgoth, you should check your Paypal account. I live in the Netherlands and have a Paypal account without having a credit card. It directly credits/deposits on my bank account.

     
  4. Morgoth

    Morgoth La lune ne garde aucune rancune Veteran

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  5. Rahkir

    Rahkir Cogito, ergo doleo

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    I don't really know you too well, 8people, and you don't know me very well either, but I've been reading your posts for quite awhile now and I've always found your wit and charm to be worthy of reading! So, while money is sort of tight around Christmas time I donated what I could, and hopefully it helps, even just a little! If nothing else my donation can pay for the flame decal you'll surely be getting; what's an electric wheel chair without flames to make it look like it's going fast?!

    And I insist on not attempting to pay me back, think of it as a Christmas present. ^_^
     
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  6. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    OK, so we've got $73 from Morgoth and $50 from Rahkir since my last tally. That brings our total to $823! A really stellar effort by everyone, I have to say. We're getting closer and closer! :thumb:
     
  7. Al the Dumb Gems: 2/31
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    Donation made.
     
  8. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Thanks to Al the Dumb's $50 donation, the total is now $873! :thumb:
     
  9. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Have I mentioned that all those who have contributed to the cause will get a significant reputation boost from me once we reach our goal? ;)
     
  10. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Things seem to have gone a little quiet on here. We're soooo close, get your hands in your pockets!
     
  11. Kitrax

    Kitrax Pantaloons are supposed to go where!?!?

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    I'm still waiting for my paycheck to go through... :bad:
     
  12. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    We're one step closer; Merlanni's $40 donation just came in, which puts us at $913!

    I calculated that PayPal takes out about 3,6% to process the donations, so the total that we need to raise is $1035.
     
  13. Splunge

    Splunge Bhaal’s financial advisor Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Wow, I disappear for a couple of weeks, and I miss all the fun…

    Anyway, I know realize what’s going on. Several years ago, Tal double-registered as Tal and 8people, in the hopes to raise $1,000, on which he could then retire. Evil, evil Tal.

    Oh well, I can’t let BTA be the biggest loser by himself…

    :p
     
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  14. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    I've whacked a bit more in the pot
     
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  15. Splunge

    Splunge Bhaal’s financial advisor Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Too late, Sil. I beat ya..

    :p
     
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  16. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    That's what you think, I did it about 2 hours ago :p
     
  17. T2Bruno

    T2Bruno The only source of knowledge is experience Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Sil, doesn't that belong in the MUG....
     
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  18. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Not at my time of life love....
     
  19. Splunge

    Splunge Bhaal’s financial advisor Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    No comments from the peanut gallery.
     
  20. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    [​IMG] Believe it or not, but we've reached our goal, and then some! Since my last check, Silvery has contributed another $100, a member who'd prefer to stay anonymous has donated $50 and Splunge has made a hugely generous donation of $200!

    That brings the total to... $1263!

    What can I say but that I'm extremely proud of our community that has managed to pull this off in such a short period of time and so selflessly... I couldn't have hoped for a better turnout.

    Now that we've exceeded our primarily goal, maybe we could push it to $1500 as we're not that far off. I will leave the door open for donations until the end of the year, and what we manage to raise until then will be our final sum.

    Thanks again to all of you who have contributed and to those of you who will still do so before we conclude this donation drive. :thumb:
     
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