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updating readme for rocky mountain ruby hackfest

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#Quickleft Hackfest
-Quickleft Hackfest takes place the last Wednesday of each month. A topic is announced on the QuickLeft blog, and an accompanying project is created. At 6:00pm, when the hackfest begins, the new project will be pushed to the repository. Anyone who wants to participate can fork the repository and work on completing the tasks in the instructions.html file.
+## SPECIAL UPDATE AUGUST 31 2011
+
+Rocky Mountain Ruby is in town this week, and we are doing something special. The winning pair will take home a pair of iPad 2s! This week you will *not be able to participate remotely*, so make sure to show up in person with your coding
+platform of choice. The event starts at 7:00pm at QL Headquarters. Our guest judge panel includes:
+
+ - [Konstantin Haase](https://github.com/rkh)
+ - [Zach Holman](https://github.com/holman)
+ - [Wayne Seguin](https://github.com/wayneeseguin)
+#
+Quickleft Hackfest takes place the last Wednesday of each month. A topic is announced on the QuickLeft blog, and an accompanying project is created. At <del>6:00pm</del> 7:00pm, when the hackfest begins, the new project will be pushed to the repository. Anyone who wants to participate can fork the repository and work on completing the tasks in the instructions.html file.
At the end of the hackfest, each group or person will submit a pull request and have a chance to share their project on the projector. A panel of judges will score each presentation and award a prize and trophy to the winner. The prize will be related to the topic, and the trophy displays your victory in that topic.
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## Purpose
-The goal is to have fun and learn something. Challenge yourself. If you don't know the topic very well, pair with someone who does. You will learn more and still have fun. If you don't know who to pair with, talk to me (nico) or another QuickLefter and we'll pair you up with someone!
+The goal is to have fun and learn something. Challenge yourself. If you don't know the topic very well, pair with someone who does. You will learn more and still have fun. If you don't know who to pair with, talk to me ([nicovalencia](http://github.com/nicovalencia)) or another QuickLefter and we'll pair you up with someone!
## Remote / Offsite
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Do you live far away, like coldhead? Join us in IRC or on our video live stream chat (check blog post for details). Since everything is submitted over GitHub pull requests, we will be able to present and judge yours as well! We will ship you out your trophy and prize if you dominate the in-officers!
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-archived april 2011
+last updated 30 August 2011
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