Norm Coleman's election contest has been such a drag that it's quite uplifting to see someone having a little fun with it. Bring on the games!
BuzzFlash blog is running a "Seat the Senator" game where readers guess when Al Franken will be officially seated in the Senate. The person who guesses the right day (or closest to it) wins a set of Coen Brothers DVDs.
Read the rules below and get guessing!
To enter, visit BuzzFlash and post your guess.
How to enter:
--Sign up with a username on the BuzzFlash Blog.
--Go to the bottom of post and leave a comment between now and 11:59 p.m. Central on Feb. 28, 2009 indicating the date upon which you think Al Franken will be sworn in as Minnesota's new U.S. senator.
The prize: The Coen Brothers Movie Collection, which includes five DVDs of the Minnesotan sibling duo's critically-acclaimed films: Fargo, Barton Fink, Raising Arizona, Miller's Crossing and Blood Simple.
You can read the nitty-gritty details on their site.