Black People : Poetry SlamFest 2004 - Competition!

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  1. Destee

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    Poetry SlamFest 2004
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    SLAMFEST PURPOSE
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    To take our love, interaction and poetic flow to the next level! Family Members meeting live on the open mic to experience a fun, challenging, and competitive Poetry Fest!


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    SLAMFEST DATES
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    Last Friday of the each Month

    BROTHER KLABARRON - February Winner !!!!

    SISTER NITA MAE - March Winner !!!!

    BROTHER KEITA - April Winner !!!!

    Friday, 05/28/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 06/25/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 07/30/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 08/27/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 09/24/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 10/29/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 11/26/04 - Winner Announced Here!
    Friday, 12/31/04 - Winner Announced Here!



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    SLAMFEST TIME
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    8 pm ET - 11 pm ET


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    SLAMFEST LOCATION
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    OPEN MIC Voice Chat Room
    destee.com/chat



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    SLAMFEST RULES
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    1. Must be a REGISTERED Member of the Forum.
    (click here to register now!)

    2. Must be present, during the entire competition, to win.
    (if you get logged out, it won't be held against you, as long as you return)

    3. You can speak your competition piece twice.
    (you can practice your piece during the non-competition Fridays, so when you speak the piece during the competition, it will be polished!)

    4. All types of poetry welcome.
    (the poet with the most votes wins, regardless of genre)

    5. First Come First Served.
    (only 30 people can be in the room - so get your seat early! )

    6. You can only win one Monthly Competition.
    (until you win, you can compete each month)

    7. Community Moderators cannot compete.
    (even though they want to! :) )



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    SLAMFEST JUDGING
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    1. Must be present, during the entire competition, to cast a vote for winner.
    (if you get logged out, it won't be held against you, as long as you return)

    2. Each Member present, including Moderators, get one vote.
    (Destee's vote will only be counted, to break a tie, if needed.)

    3. Email your vote by clicking on the CONTACT US FORM here or in voice chat.
    (vote must be rec'd within 24 hours of contest and include your Member Username and the Member's Username you are voting for - you can only vote for one person - if you choose more than one, none will be counted)



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    SLAMFEST WINNER
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    The *WINNER* is the one Member who receives the most votes from those who were present during the SlamFest!

    *VOTES MUST BE SUBMITTED VIA THE CONTACT US FORM*
    (there's a link to this form in voice chat, at the top)



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    SLAMFEST PRIZES
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    :star: Your Own Personal Sub-Forum in the SlamFest Winners Forum
    (we can actually copy / move your poetry to your own forum - you'd have your own personal room in the "house" to use however you'd like)

    :star: Unlimited Email Account @ destee.com
    (no more "box is full* messages!)

    :star: Poetry Slamfest *Month / Year * Winner in your profile
    (everyone will know you are the one!)



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  2. Destee

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    Family ... this is a first for us ... having a competition on the site. It's being done for us to have FUN, and take things up a notch. You are not obligated to compete / participate. The particulars are subject to change, as we refine this effort, and will be posted.

    If you have any questions regarding this competion, you can post them in this thread.

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    Destee
     
  3. HODEE

    HODEE Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    :deal: DESTEE THIS A GREAT BEGINNING!!!! :deal:

    WHAT A DEAL... :deal:
     
  4. Khasm13

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    this is gonna be great....
    poets can get there own forum
    just for spitting some stanzas....
    well, i don't know about ya'll
    but i want to see this...fa sho
    eventhough i can't compete...
    i still got a joint or two to kick...
    POETS...i hope to catch ya'll in there...
    PM me if you have trouble getting into chat...
    one love
    khasm
     
  5. Bluewater

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    Ah yes..this is so cool...:)
    so many wonderful poets in the forum..:star:
    WOW....Looking forward to this slam:heart:
    let the flow pour:spin:
    Let it roll:roll:
    Cause we sure do enjoy how ya flow
    Peace
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  6. $$RICH$$

    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    TONIGHT DA NIGHT BRING YA A-GAMEEEEEEEEEEE!!
    TO DA MIC AND SPIT AND SPLAT DROP IT WICKED
    AND BLACK
    CONTEST BEGIN !!!
     
  7. Khasm13

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    brotha klabarron ripped da scene wet
    with a poem about freedom
    and respect...who
    shall be next
    to get on da microphone check?

    :star: :sand: :star:
     
  8. LURK

    LURK Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    THATS ILL!!!FOR REALZ...I JUST GOT MY COMP BACK UP AND RUNNING SO I'LL BE LOOKING FORWARD TO JOINING THIS..... :yo: LURK 1


    GOOD STUFF DESTEE..!!GOOD STUFF...
     
  9. Khasm13

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    word son....
    we could mos def use your flavor...

    keep it moving...
    one love
    khasm
     
  10. MzBlkAngel

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    Word Khasm
    Klabarron was off it
    Tight flow indeed :bomb:
    So who next to be placed
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