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    Well, it is somewhat customary (although that has slipped a bit in latter days) to go on a bit about what one is currently reading.

    Congratulations, Nikolai!

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    Way to go, Nikolai! Well earned. Congrats.
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    Congratulations - well deserved

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    Congrats Nikolai!
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    well done, nikolai!
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    Congratulations, Nikolai!

    Quote Originally Posted by Nikolai
    Wow, thanks. I don't know what I have done to deserve this, I must be one of the worst to actually comment every time an update comes, often it takes several updates. A great honour though! Now, if there is anything I'm supposed to do except sending the torch to a new fan in a week, now would be the time to tell me.

    Again, thanks!
    Well, one of the lessly-observed tenets of winning the award is that you get to tell us about yourself, and some of your favorite AARs!

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    Nice choice. Congratulations Nikolai
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rensslaer
    Well, one of the lessly-observed tenets of winning the award is that you get to tell us about yourself, and some of your favorite AARs!
    Well, I better get on to it then.

    I'm 21 years old, studies the Middle East in university in year two of a bachelor grade level. I specialize on history this semester. Lives in the old Hansa stadt Bergen in western Norway. I have played Paradox games since the times of EU1. Still not very good though. So much for me.

    I read a fair amounts of AARs, not always so good at commenting though(in my own eyes at least, I just got to know from the writer of one of my favourite AARs, History of the White Eagle, that I am one of his most active readers on the commenting side ). Hard to pick a favourite AAR, there are so many good ones...

    Of the ongoing:

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    HoI2: For King and Country, by Draco Rexus. The Bear in Winter, by RossN.
    EU3: The Rebirth of England, by English Patriot.
    CK: Eastern Ambition, by RossN. Rome AARisen, by General_BT.
    Victoria: The French Century, by kingmbutu.

    But there are so many more GREAT aars out there!

    Lastly, I would like to congratulate the new Fan of the Week: coz1! You are literally everywhere, encouraging new and old writers and always commenting in a constructive and uplifting way. And as far as I can see, you haven't had the honour since 2005. Way too long a wait! You have earned it!
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    Congratulations coz !
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    congggratulations, coz1! well deserved!
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    Congrats coz1!
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    Well, this is an unexpected but wonderful surprise and certainly does much to lift my spirits. Thank you, Nikolai, and thanks to all others who have stopped by to congratulate.

    I am not sure I am worthy of the honor this week as my reading has been at the low end these past few days or so, but I value this award as much as any other and particularly appreciate what it honors - reading other's work! That, more than anything else, is the lifeblood of this community. I can only hope to give back at least half as much as it has given me over the years. Thank you once again!
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    Congratulations coz1

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2Coats
    We are not worthy.
    But aparently he is.

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    Congratulations, coz1!

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