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420 Magazine's Member of the Month: January 2020

420 Magazine's Member of the Month: January 2020


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Teddy Edwards

Administrator
420 Staff
Welcome to the 420 Magazine Member of the Month Contest

420 Magazine would like to include not only our valued growers, but also more of our non-growing members in this contest. We are by no means excluding growers from the Member of the Month Contest, but we feel that our Plant and Nug Contests are already serving these members pretty well. Please help and support us in this effort.

Specifically, we're looking to thank those members that help and support our site in so many under recognized ways, such as:
  • Greeting new members
  • Helping people with questions
  • Peacemakers
  • Activism efforts
  • Promoting our sponsors
  • Activity and content generation
  • Reporting violations
420 Magazine Staff will select nominees, members determine the winner by poll. This does not prohibit members from suggesting nominations to a Moderator via private message. When doing so, include detailed reasoning for your nomination. Please do not nominate or suggest nominations in the contest thread, or it will be deleted without notice.

The contest will be open from the 1st until the 14th at midnight PST. At one minute past midnight on the 15th, we will begin voting for a winner.

The winner earns "Member of the Month" title, 420 Mag T-Shirt, Bic 420 Magazine Lighter, 420 Mag Stickers, 420 Magazine Magnet, Medium 420 Magazine Nug Jar & Small 420 Magazine Nug Jar

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With so many contests and even more winners, we unfortunately don't have the time and resources to offer organizing the 'gifting' of prizes anymore. Due to the nature of numerous, confusing logistics involved, delivery times get pushed back weeks waiting for everyone to reply with contact information, which causes delays in getting prizes to everyone. This causes a massive drain on our resources when everyone starts asking where their prizes are and why it's taking so long, some have even gone as far as to complain in public about us being lazy stoners, which couldn't be further from the truth. Mistakes in translations have also occurred, wasting valuable time, energy & shipping costs. Obviously you may pass prizes on yourself, and you are more than welcome to contact the sponsor yourself with a 'gifting' request.

Monthly winners are automatically eligible for our prestigious "Member of the Year" contest, held in January.​

Contest Guidelines:

1. Members must have at least 50 posts to be entitled to vote.

2. 420 Magazine staff members submit nominees and rationale in the contest thread.

3. Promotion (i.e. campaigning) for yourself or a friend, or any attempt at voting more than one time per person (i.e. multiple user names, etc.) is considered cheating and is prohibited. Promotion also includes family and friends who register a new account for voting purposes. Campaigning in any form - including but not limited to mentioning the nomination in any thread outside the contest and campaigning via PMs - will result in the member being removed from the month's contest. A second instance, either in a different contest during the same month or in any future contest, will attract a lifetime ban from all future contests.

4. Past winners are ineligible for 6 months from date of win.

5. Staff members from this or any other cannabis forum/community will not be nominated.

6. In accepting the Member of the Month title, prize(s), and the respect of the members, the winner agrees to wear his/her title with honor and to continue to set the example with his/her actions and posting behavior. To retain the Member of the Month title, the winner must remain compliant with contest rules and site guidelines.

Contests Are Legitimate: Now that votes are publicly visible, it should be obvious who is voting. We have endless ways of discovering cheating and are always successful. If you are caught cheating, your entry will be deleted and you'll be called out in the public thread, visible to everyone. Reason being that in the past, when we removed the offending entry without any announcement (to help minimize embarrassment for the member), it often led to uninformed (or worse, misinformed) members questioning our motives and calling us censorship nazi's. More often than not, the cheater themselves would claim innocence, causing a higher workload for our staff. For these reasons, we now alert the community of what happened, to save all the confusion and massive workload on our team.

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Cola Monster

Plant o/t Month: Sep 2012,Mar 2013,May 2015,Jan 2016,Jul 2017,Aug 2018 - Nug o/t Month: Dec 2013,Nov 2015,Mar 2017,Jan,Jul 2018 - CdelaC: Oct 2016,Mar,Jul,Oct,Nov 2017 - CdelaC 2016 - Photo o/t Month: Feb,Mar,Jul 2018,Jul 2019 - Photo o/t Year 2018
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DrCannaCanadian

Well-Known Member
Good luck everyone! And what a great way to start the new year and new decade here at 420 magazine!
 

Teddy Edwards

Administrator
420 Staff
Final Call For January Nominations

Who's going to be our first MOTM for the new decade?

Drop me a PM with who you think deserves a shot at the title. Please include your reasons why. 420 staff will create a shortlist from your nominations, which will be posted on the 15th, when voting starts.

No nominations in-thread please.

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Teddy Edwards

Administrator
420 Staff
January Nominees

Here is the shortlist of our lovely contenders for the title.

If your nominee is not here, please remember that the final shortlist is compiled by 420 Magazine staff after reviewing each proposed member. Also please note that past winners are ineligible for 6 months after their win, to give everyone an opportunity. Nominate again next month!

We thank each nominee for all your work and contributions to 420 Magazine. We are so grateful to have you here. Good luck to all.

The poll is now open for your votes.

All comments are edited from members' nominations

BeanTownFan420
"Welcoming new members, active with solid advice in FAQs and positive energy in his postings. He may not write the longest posts, but they are always clear and to the point. Please consider him for your shortlist - he'd be on mine!"

InTheShed
"I was surprised this member never made the list last year. He's a strong community member and has several good threads throughout the forums. InTheShed is one of those guys that makes an attempt to visit as many journals as possible. He takes the time to explain things in detail and is always willing to pass his knowledge on to others. It doesn't matter if you're a novice grower or a pro, his advice has helped many growers get to the finish line."

Chris Scorpio
"He is always active in the community. Reaches out to new members often and is always my go to when I’m stumped on helping someone figure out an issue. He is exactly what we want this community to be."

Silverfox125
"He supports the sponsors. He has a grow journal. He's often first to offer a hand of welcome or help to new members and their questions. I've found him very supportive and his advice is always petinent. I've never seen him get in an argument - great guy, great member in my opinion."

AdaminCO
"His helpful signature links alone should make AdaminCO a contender! He's active in journals, introductions and questions. He knows what he's talking about and he says it well every time. Surely he's got to be a contender!" [Editor's Note: Don't call me Shirley]

Blazinjones
"One of the High Brix gang - a positive, inquiring and helpful member. He has a series of great journals and I think he deserves some recognition after almost 4 years and 6,000 posts!"

FelipeBlu
"He's a really positive and supportive guy. I know members have found his advice useful in the FAQs - he seems sensible, straightforward and his council is always clear and practical so that even the newest of newbies can get it!"

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Silverfox125

Well-Known Member
Thank you for the kind words and the nomination. It’s a great group of enthusiasts and I’m honored

:Namaste:
 

InTheShed

Member of the Year: 2018 - Member of the Month: Jan 2018, Nov 2018 - Grow Journal of the Month: Aug 2018 - Plant of the Month: Oct 2018
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