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Ten straight guest posts, starting Monday. Don’t miss them!

August 27th, 2010

Starting Monday, I will be putting up one guest post each weekday for two weeks straight–including Labor Day!

This all started when I was originally planning on taking vacation all next week. So, I thought it would be cool to ask you to submit a guest post. The plan was for me to pick the five best and publish them.

Well, a few things changed. It looks like my vacation will only begin Wednesday (too much stuff going on). And I received a lot of interesting guest submissions. After reading them all, I decided to post up ten of them beginning Monday, regardless of whether I am going to be on vacation or not.

I want to say a few things about the guest posts before I begin publishing them. First, I can’t publish all of them. For those of you whose submissions I didn’t publish, I still want to thank you for taking the time to submit something. They were all good.

Second, some of the posts are opinionated and controversial. I believe in free speech. I’m publishing a couple submissions that I don’t entirely agree with, but I think the topic should be debated. I just want to make it clear that the opinions are those of the author, and not necessarily mine.

So, starting Monday, let the fun begin!

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6 Responses to “Ten straight guest posts, starting Monday. Don’t miss them!”

  1. Jason Pyle says:

    This should be fun! Looking forward to reading them all. Especially those controversial ones. Nothing like a little controversy to spark discussion.

  2. sam k says:

    Ya-hoo! It will be a fun ride, I’m betting. Have a great time while you’re away, brother!

  3. DavindeK says:

    What a great idea John. Based on some of the comments you get on your own posts, I imagine these guest posts will be pretty entertaining.

  4. Should be interesting – I think I need a drink!

  5. Ethan Smith says:

    I’ll be very interested to see the posts also. I like posts that challenge you to think or give a different opinion. Hopefully readers will be polite and civil in any comments they make!

  6. Jason Pyle says:

    Davin, you should have posted a “Canada vs. The World” post. I wonder what sort of response that one would have gotten. ; )

    Your site has been a great source for me to “get learned” (as they say in my part of the world) on the best Canada has to offer. A gentleman was in my local shop Friday and was staring at the Crown Black. I haven’t had it but saw he was struggling with the decision. I leaned over and said, “the guy at CanadianWhisky.org says this stuff is wonderful in a recent review”. He looked at me and said, “That ‘s all I needed to hear. Thanks”. So tell Crown you sold ‘em a bottle down here in TN.

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