Donation Drive 2011 Begins

For nearly nine years Gamerswithjobs.com has been defined above all else by its community. Over that time we have provided content from a prize stable of outstanding games writers, we have reported from a host of events and expos, we have recorded and posted more podcasts than I dare count, we have hosted and enjoyed GWJ events across the country and we have hosted what I think is one of the best forums on the internet. And, as proud as we are about all of that and more, it pales in comparison to the joy we have taken and continue to take in being a part of this rare and wonderful group of like-minded gamers.

As a community driven site, though, we depend on you to help us keep this mad experiment lit and alive. And so, every year we come to you for exactly one month and ask for your help to fund the tech, the bandwidth, the talent, the equipment, the events and the expenses of running, supporting and growing the site. This is that month.

For those of you with the means and ability to help us keep the lights on and the juice flowing, please consider providing a donation, whatever you think another year of GWJ is worth.

You can donate using Paypal or by sending a check. The drive will end on Sept 30 at 11:59pm CST, and we will not open the coffers back up for contribution again until next fall.

How to Donate: 1) Click the donation button on the sidebar to the left. 2) Send your donation through Paypal to [email protected]. 3) If you would like to send a check or organize another form of payment, private message me for more information.

Important Note Following Donation! (Yes, read this part) : If you would like to have your forum icon updated or potentially be included in upcoming events please send a separate e-mail following your donation with: the real name or pseudonym under which your Paypal donation was submitted, the amount you donated, your GWJ forum name. Use the subject GWJ Donation 2011 for your e-mail. It is important to complete all these steps to get the most from your donation!

We know that not everyone is able to justify supporting a gaming website, and we thank all of you for the other kinds of support you provide every day of the year.

For those of you used to seeing the prize giveaway tied to the donation drive, we are separating the two events this year. We will definitely be having a giveaway -- with the kind and caliber of prizes you've come to expect -- and we will have more information about that giveaway and the ways to enter later in the month in advance of a drawing scheduled for International Goodjer Day in October.

We will be posting regular updates indicating progress on new icons, recognizing donating members, providing more information on our upcoming giveaway and more information over the month of September. Thank you all in advance for your support!

Comments

GWJy I got your money, don't you worry.

Done.

KrazyTacoFO wrote:

Donated. Now where's my hooker and blow that Certis promised!?

Best. Donation icon. Ever.

If I send money that was already in my PayPal balance, it's like free money, right?

Monies sent...

Now where's the KrazyTaco and blow that Certis promised me?

PayPal and email away. Cheers for another good year.

Hemidal wrote:

Monies sent...

Now where's the KrazyTaco and blow that Certis promised me? :P

But...He told me I wouldn't have to do anything that would require an Ajax and brillo pad bath afterwards, ever again.

KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Hemidal wrote:

Monies sent...

Now where's the KrazyTaco and blow that Certis promised me? :P

But...He told me I wouldn't have to do anything that would require an Ajax and brillo pad bath afterwards, ever again.

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For all these donations we want stock options come the inevitable GWJ IPO!!!

Donation for hosting 'one of the very few places on the internet that doesn't make you wonder at the fate of humanity' sent!

Done

Great job guys Cant wait for another awesome year.

PAR

Hey! Guess what?!!?..... Done!!

Done and done.

At last, the wiener bomb shall be mine!

Done and done.

And donated! Love this place so much. Thanks again to everyone who makes it possible.

Maq wrote:

GWJy I got your money, don't you worry.

I don't have no trouble with you weiner-bombing me, but I have a little problem with you not weiner-bombing me.

Money donated, now I can feel good about myself.

If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

Sent sent sent! Updated thread icon, here I come.

Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

So watching the 24 hour webcam he has setup doesn't count?

Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

Do I have to be fully clothed?

Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

What happens if he catches you?

Please note: Any comments by the GWJ staff are to be understood as prospective and forward-looking statements and not to be relied upon for investment purposes.

KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

Do I have to be fully clothed?

Is space an issue?

wordsmythe wrote:

Please note: Any comments by the GWJ staff are to be understood as prospective and forward-looking statements and not to be relied upon for investment purposes.

KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

Do I have to be fully clothed?

Is space an issue?

Thank you. I didn't want to be the one to add that.

wordsmythe wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

Do I have to be fully clothed?

Is space an issue?

It's an issue only if there's too much space.

garion333 wrote:
Certis wrote:
KrazyTacoFO wrote:
Elysium wrote:
If I donate twice, can that bump me all the way up to wiener bomb? I am prepared to do this.

Sorry, no skipping icons.

What would it take to get the pillow of heterosexuality?

You have to share a bed with Elysium while he's fully clothed. You also have to stare at him while he sleeps for at least an hour.

So watching the 24 hour webcam he has setup doesn't count?

Only if he doesn't know that there's actually a webcam present.

Done and done (and done). And possibly done.

Spoiler:

Done.