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Late Afternoon in Venice
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Late Afternoon in Venice
Late Afternoon in Venice
Taken from the Rialto Bridge in Venice, Italy. Applied "Antique" paper overlays.
© Debra R. Harder
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Dianna Murphy
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    You are become quite expert at these textures and creating beautiful masterpieces with them!

10/1/2009 9:12:52 AM

 
Tess L. Yee
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Wonderful light and comp on this excellent artistic interpretation, Debra.

10/1/2009 9:32:23 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Dianna is right, Deb. This IS a masterpiece. The light, the light. Beautiful. Soft. Moody. Just, well, I hate to repeat myself again and again, but this is spectacular. I'm loving this series.

10/1/2009 9:39:03 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Venice is look good!! Beautifully captured and terrific use of effects Deb! Jeff

10/1/2009 9:51:13 AM

 
Janet Daniel
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Magnificent, Deb! Simply magnificent! :-)

10/1/2009 10:47:35 AM

 
Julianna J. Collett
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Silence- Sigh- WOW!!!!

10/1/2009 10:48:32 AM

 
Val Feldman
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Masterful work - expertly captured and perfectly presented...What a compelling and captivating image....the Chamber of Commerce of the city of Venice should be banging on your door for a copy of this for their newest travel brochures!! Excellent job!!!

10/1/2009 10:49:02 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Another exquisite capture of the legendary city - and for those of us who've never been there, the "Quintessential Venice." And your treatment here makes it absolutely timeless. Beautiful, Deb!

10/1/2009 11:16:11 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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I love Venice and I absolutely love this view and your treatment of the scene. Well done, Deb!

10/1/2009 11:35:34 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Everyone of this series should be in an art gallery! They all are fantastic Deb! That had to be the trip of a life time!

I love them all, they all are winners in my eyes!

jo ann c.

10/1/2009 12:44:12 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Captivating scenery, artistic presentation. Wonderful Deb!

10/1/2009 1:38:28 PM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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LOVE your excellent treatment on this absolutely STUNNING capture, Deb! Jo Ann is right, the entire series should be in an art gallery - truly OUTSTANDING in every way!!!

10/1/2009 1:43:48 PM

 
Clyde P. Smith
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Wonderful composition, treatment and light Debra!

10/1/2009 2:09:22 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Beautiful treatment- love the effect.

10/1/2009 4:18:22 PM

 
Eugenio Diaz

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Wow, this is a really nice iamge. The light is perfect...wonderful effects too!
Fantastic work, so romantic !
Absolutely The Perfect image!
Well done, Deb!

10/1/2009 5:32:36 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Stunning scene with amazing light, wonderful composition, vibrant colors and fantastic enhancing effects, Debra!!!

10/1/2009 5:42:39 PM

 
Valentin M. Armianu
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Fantastic effects and composition, Debra!! Stunning scene!!

10/1/2009 7:47:42 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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A masterpiece! Could easily be an oil painting.

10/2/2009 4:47:09 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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So many fantastic images from your trip, Deb!

Hope you have a wonderful birthday!!! Happy Birthday!

10/2/2009 5:17:57 AM

 
Anne M. Young
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This is fantastic!!!

10/2/2009 7:13:34 AM

 
Melissa A. Olsen
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Simply BEAUTIFUL!
And Happy Birthday!

10/2/2009 10:29:12 AM

 
Denny E. Barnes
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Gorgeous image and effect, Deb!! Another perfect capture and outstanding work!!

Thank you for bringing back such beautiful images to share with us who will never see it other than in images like yours!!!

10/2/2009 11:49:25 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Gorgeous!!!!

10/2/2009 5:25:29 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Beautiful light and wonderful use of effects Deb!!! Wishing you a wonderful and special birthday ..... hope your day was a blast!!!

10/2/2009 7:48:10 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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So beautiful....love the effects!

I hope you had a wonderful birthday!!!

10/2/2009 7:50:57 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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truly gorgeous Deb...
hbday and
thank you so much for your kind words about my mom... :0)

10/4/2009 12:11:54 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Beautiful colors, light and effects, Deb.

10/4/2009 4:40:39 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful image and effects, Deb!

10/4/2009 8:07:52 AM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Gorgeous capture Deb!!

10/6/2009 2:13:56 AM

 
Kathleen M. Rinker
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Beautiful image and effects Deb!! This would make a great painting!!

10/6/2009 2:57:21 AM

 
Linda Blair
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WOW......gorgeous scene and capture!!!!!

10/7/2009 12:51:06 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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WOW Deb!!! I love this shot and the beautiful textures you've so expertly added! Great job Girl!

10/8/2009 7:16:05 AM

 
Daniella Puente
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This is A MAGNIFICENT view and with the textures added looks wonderful Deb, love it!

10/10/2009 1:07:26 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Exceptional Finalist! Another winner for me!

12/15/2009 4:15:01 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Big congrats on your Finalist Deb!

12/15/2009 4:20:22 PM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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No surprise here, JSB! CONGRATULATIONS!

12/15/2009 4:58:24 PM

 
Julianna J. Collett
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Congrats!!!

12/15/2009 5:38:44 PM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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Another FABULOUS Finalist... HUGE congrats again, Deb!!!

12/15/2009 5:44:44 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Deb!

12/15/2009 6:04:23 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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:).....Congratulations....this is a beauty!!!!

12/15/2009 7:02:15 PM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Congratulations on another fantastic Finalist Debra!

12/15/2009 7:41:41 PM

 
Robyn A. Terrell
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Debra, congratulations on both of your exquisite finalists!!

12/15/2009 8:11:49 PM

 
Valentin M. Armianu
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Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Deb!!

12/15/2009 9:44:13 PM

 
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Huge Congrats on this awesome Finalist, Debra!!

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12/15/2009 10:03:11 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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huge congrats on this beautiful finalist, Deb!!!

12/16/2009 12:40:37 AM

 
Becky J. Parkinson
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Lovely image, Debra, and congratulations on the finalist. The effects are perfect and I wish you the best of luck in the coming round!

12/16/2009 6:23:42 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Deb.

12/16/2009 11:08:57 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Not surprised, Deb. This had winner written all over it from the get-go. Huge congrats on this beauty.

12/16/2009 11:15:25 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Congrats, Deb...a very cool shot!!

12/16/2009 5:12:05 PM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving Finalist! 8o)

12/16/2009 6:18:27 PM

 
Melissa McCabe
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Congrats again! Love the treatment on this beautiful capture : ) -mm

12/16/2009 9:53:34 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist Deb!! Best of luck in the next round!!

12/17/2009 2:28:14 AM

 
Max Aureli
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Sweet and romantic!! I wish to shot my brides (brides only... no grooms) in Venice, Debra!!! :-)))LOL
A great work of art my friend and love the efx you give to this picture!!
Congratulations on your Finalist, Debra!!!

12/17/2009 9:08:03 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Congratulations on your amazing finalist,Debra!!!:-)

12/17/2009 10:08:08 AM

 
Jean-Pierre Ducondi
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Congratulations on your finalist. This is spectacular.
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12/17/2009 11:07:55 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Debra! WTG,my friend!

12/17/2009 6:34:07 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Glad to see this beauty again JSB and hope we see it one more time!!! Big congratulations to you!!

12/17/2009 6:51:51 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Big congratulations on your Second Place win, Deb!

12/17/2009 8:05:34 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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This is gorgeous...congratulations!

12/17/2009 8:14:04 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved WINNER, my friend! WTG,Debra!

12/17/2009 8:14:07 PM

 
Lester A. Garcia
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Venice shots come-a-plenty but this one is a truly deserving WINNER. CONGRATULATIONS, DEBRA and Merry Christmas!

12/17/2009 8:19:02 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Gorgeous....congratulations, Debra!!!
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12/17/2009 8:21:22 PM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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HUGE congratulations on your FANTASTIC, well-deserved Second Place win, Deb!!!

12/17/2009 8:21:29 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Awesome!!! WTG JSB - BIG congrats on this excellent winner!!

12/17/2009 8:30:15 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations, Debra, very well done!

12/17/2009 8:56:49 PM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Congratulations on your beautifull winner Deb!!Brett

12/17/2009 9:21:22 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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WTG Debra. CONGRATZ. on your outstanding Second Place GOLD Win. Seasons Greetings too!

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12/17/2009 10:12:48 PM

 
Jennifer L. Alder
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Yay!!! HUGE congrats my dear friend. YOU are an amazing photographer. Always glad to see gold next to your name :)

12/17/2009 11:12:53 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congratulations on your gorgeous winner!!!

12/18/2009 12:25:07 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Huge congratulations on this amazing winner,Debra!!!:-)

12/18/2009 12:42:14 AM

 
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Huge congratulations, Deb, on this absolutely stunning winner!!! WTG!

12/18/2009 1:18:27 AM

 
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Congratulations Debra on your Win!!!


Dominick

12/18/2009 1:36:04 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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An absolutely brilliant winner, Debra. Congratulations!

12/18/2009 2:04:10 AM

 
Max Aureli
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Congratulations Debra on this great Winner!!! :-))

12/18/2009 2:46:48 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos

12/18/2009 3:19:47 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Glad to see this one get gold, Deb. Congrats to you!!

12/18/2009 4:06:37 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on your stunning winner, Deb.

12/18/2009 5:17:03 AM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Awesome win, JSB! CONGRATULATIONS!!

12/18/2009 5:17:14 AM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Congrats on your beautiful GOLD winner Deb!!!!!

12/18/2009 5:20:40 AM

 
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Congratulations, Debra. Great image.

12/18/2009 7:07:36 AM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Huge congratulations Debra on your gorgeous winner!

12/18/2009 7:16:50 AM

 
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Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Debra!

12/18/2009 7:34:09 AM

 
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WTG on this incredible win, Debra!!! :-) k

12/18/2009 8:56:44 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Debra on your stunning winner!

12/18/2009 8:59:06 AM

 
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Congratulations...Your work always inspires me... I love to see what your artist soul and eyes produces...Congratulations on this win...it is so well deserved.

12/18/2009 9:07:44 AM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Congratulations on this well-deserved win!

12/18/2009 9:25:42 AM

 
Kelly S. Cavanaugh
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Congratulations on your beautiful win, Deb!!!

12/18/2009 9:31:58 AM

 
Anne McKinnell
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Way to go Debra!! Congratulations on your win.

12/18/2009 10:02:52 AM

 
Kathleen M. Rinker
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Huge congrats my friend!!

12/18/2009 10:21:13 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Congratulations on a GORGEOUS image, Debra
Merry Christmas, Anita

12/18/2009 12:18:40 PM

 
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WTG!!! So glad to see this here! Congratulations!!!!

12/18/2009 1:32:49 PM

 
Linda Blair
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WTGG.....I love this image...congrats on your great win!!!!!!!!

12/18/2009 2:47:10 PM

 

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Congratulations on your 2nd Place Gold Award Debra. A very well deserving win for this Photo. Im so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You
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12/18/2009 4:21:43 PM

 
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o)

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12/18/2009 5:18:23 PM

 
Valentin M. Armianu
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Congrats on your well deserved win DEB!!

12/18/2009 8:14:51 PM

 
Paula Showen
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What a gorgeous canvas print this would be! Congratulations on your win!

12/18/2009 8:53:55 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Huge congratulations on your gorgeous winner Debra!!

12/19/2009 12:25:56 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS on your gold winner Debra

jo ann c.

12/19/2009 6:50:19 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Whoo whoo, Deb. Not surprised. This had winner written all over it. Huge congrats on this outstanding GOLD. WTG.

12/19/2009 7:32:03 AM

 
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What a gorgeous WINNER Deb!!! I love the overlay and it makes me want to go to Venice. Lucky you. Happy Holidays and Congratulations!

Erica

12/19/2009 8:50:47 AM

 
Lisa B. North
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A toast to you! What a wonderful thing to celebrate during this holiday season!

12/19/2009 2:24:00 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Beautiful work and winning image Deb! CONGRATULATIONS!!!

12/21/2009 11:59:04 PM

 
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Congrats on your win, Deb! WTG!!!!

12/30/2009 6:14:20 AM

 
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