I need to take a second to send a shout out to member tundraroamer,
who sent me a great idea for Geek Trivia question yesterday. If I can
actually track down the answer to his question, it will probably be the
basis for the Oct. 5 edition of Geek Trivia.
Since I haven't seen my inbox flooded with fan mail in a while, if
anybody else has a great notion for a Trivia topic, just click over to
my profile page and send me a private message. Those whose suggestions
actually make it into a Geek Trivia article will receive attribution in
the article, and maybe a small bit of TR swag, depending on what I can
scrounge up and the available shipping costs. (Note: This is not an
official TechRepublic contest, this is me looking for a cheap source of
ideas, which is the kind of thing that typically backfires. You've been
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