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Re: [hack-and-tell] AngelHack NYC

From: hv
Sent on: Monday, October 15, 2012 10:03 AM
Because actual engineering and science are done there?


On 10/15/[masked]:51 AM, James Dennis wrote:
> Why would anyone want to go to Silicon Valley anyway?  NYC is so much
> better!
>
>
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 9:15 AM, Andrew Gwozdziewycz <[address removed]
> <mailto:[address removed]>> wrote:
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>     I really respect you for being so respectful of our group. We don't
>     typically allow postings of this nature that are so corporately
>     tied. Why? Off the top of my head:
>
>     1. Hack and Tell is meant to be a safe haven--specifically *from*
>     this kind of corporate involvement
>     2. These things generally suck
>     3. Members that care will likely receive 40+ reminders and
>     invitations for this event from other involvements
>     4. Uhhm, //it's a /capsule/, no, and I hate you get out.[0]
>
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>     [0]: Some may recognize this from Homestar Runner. 50,000 points if
>     you can identify where from.
>
>
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>     On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 9:03 AM, Jon Kay <[address removed]
>     <mailto:[address removed]>> wrote:
>
>         Hello friends,
>
>         AngelHack's global hackathon competition
>         <http://nycangelha...;­ is coming to town and we
>         wanted to get you discounted ticket codes. Join us on November
>         17-18 for the hackathon extravaganza where you can win over
>         $650,000 in prizes and funding. Top teams will get flown to
>         Silicon Valley for the chance to present in front of all star
>         judges like Naval Ravikant, Robert Scoble, and Google Venture's
>         Wesley Chan. Hope to see you all there.
>
>         Use code Meetup for 25% off.
>
>         http://nycangelha...­
>         <http://dcangelhac...;­
>
>
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>

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