Thursday, January 2, 2014

How It Happened

OK, here is how it happened . . . over a month ago my dad entered a contest on Facebook that was sponsored by the local news station.  Dad hardly EVER goes on Facebook! That night they put dad's name on TV and said he won.  But dad NEVER saw it!  So then they kept the prize, just waiting for over a month for dad to come get it.  Then on New Year's Eve a lady said that the prize was sitting there too long so she better call dad on the phone or else give it to someone else.  That's how dad won a 51" plasma TV for me and him and Stanley to watch hockey on!




Murphy & Stanley

27 comments:

  1. THAT is just SUPER DUPER.... It is like an EXTRA Christmas pressie... You can watch Animal Planet and stuffs on it TOO. CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!

    HEY.... it is Freezing Cold and Snowing like MAD here... When is SPRING coming???

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  2. That is so pawsome! Mom or I never win at contests. Have fun watching hockey.

    Dina

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  3. Woooow! That is way pawesome! Congrats!

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  4. Wowza and Yaahoooooo! Well done dad. Those hockey games are gonna look fabaroony. Enjoy and congratulations mates. No worries, and love, Stella and Rory

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  5. Why the heck did they wait a month to call him? Crazy!

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  6. So very cool!!! Congratulations!

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  7. OMD….. Dat is the biggest box dat I ever did see. I could play wiff it for weeks. You guys are sooooooooo lucky dat your Dad won such a great box.
    Wags,
    Ranger

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  8. that is a big tv.....thank dogness you didn't miss out on getting it

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  9. Hey, that looks like one of the TVs our people looked at. In the end they went 58 inches, but we know it is a good tv. Enjoy! Lee and Phod

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  10. Oh doggie....a 51 inch, just in time for some Football playoffs

    The Mad Scots

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  11. Happy Happy Happy Day; we are excited that you will get to watch t.v. on a big screen. I never like football on t.v. until we watched it on a big screen here in Colorado and now I love watching it.
    We will get a big screen for our new house and I'm sure Hunter will love watching animal planet.
    Wags, Noreen & Hunter

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  12. We have a Samsung TV, but not as big though! they are good TV's. What a lucky Dad
    hugs
    Mr Bailey, Hazel & Greta

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  13. how pawsome! concats to your dad! nice that they hung on to it and called him :) the hockey games will be like you are rink-side!

    Pip, Smidgen, Minnie, Hollie

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  14. Maybe your dad should start entering more contests...That thing must be the hoogest tv I've ever seen! It will be exciting to see if Murphy is able to catch that puck!
    Stanley, did you see what Sam said MIGHT have happened in his wagon? I knew that last drink that Puddles made me was trouble......made my memory a little foggy!

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  15. Holy Moly! Yay for your dad and all of you :)

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  16. That new tv will be perfect for watching the upcoming Winter Olympics !!! Congrats.

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  17. Sweet deal. Congrats on winning the tv! Did you get to watch the Winter Classics on that tv?

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  18. You guys are going to have some great times...remember the popcorn and other treats.
    Your dad is very lucky!

    XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy

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  19. Winner, winner, chicken, dinner. That is one big TV. Enjoy and we agree don't forget the popcorn and treats. Have a fabulous Friday.
    Best wishes Molly

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  20. Hari OM
    Good things happen to good folks.... this proves it!!! Hugs and wags, YAM-aunty xxx

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  21. WOW!! Thats cool. Can he enter for us too?? BOL

    wags
    Jazzi and Addi

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  22. Wowzers - that is super-exciting! We believe in Karma - you obviously deserved something fab like that to happen, yay!! :)

    Schnauzer snuggles - JD and Max

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  23. Yippie Yi Yo Ki Yay!!!
    More hockey is on the way!!!
    Just for Murp and Stan-lay!
    Kisses
    nelllie

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  24. Oh, well done Dad... hey got any programmes with ponies on that ?
    Luvs Freya Rose Blossom X

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  25. HOLY COW PATTIES!!! That is one HUGE TV Doods! Wowsa, your Pops sure is one lucky fella...now who gets the remote???
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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