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    Thank you everyone! It's quite an honor.

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    Congrats bananafish! Well deserved.
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    yet another well-deserved award! Congratulations once again bananafishtoday!
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    Nice choice. Congratulations, bananafishtoday!
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    Congrats, bananafish!
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    Thank you again everyone! And as my successor...

    The year is 1944. British and American troops fight their way across occupied France. The massive armies of the Soviet Union storm west. The Axis Powers stand on the precipice. Their only hope lies with one nation: Slovakia. One nation will fight back. One nation will reverse the tide. One nation will stand up fo--

    Aw, hell. They're totally screwed.

    I am pleased to nominate El Pip for his hilarious Tiso and Tuka in Inevitable Defeat - Slovakia '44! These guys are part Laurel and Hardy, part... Hardy and Hardy, and even though their country is on a sure path to destruction, we can laugh the whole way there.
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    Congrats El Pip .., they really are an engaging, if inept, bunch
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    Congrats El Pip!
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    Seems I forgot to congratulate Bananafishtoday on his deserved win, so let me first correct that: congratulations!

    Secondly, must concur with the choice of El Pip. My personal favorite (Slovak) character of his is Pruzinsky, who seems amiably unconcerned in the face of the coming Red Apocalypse.
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    I'm a big fan of El Pip's most recent AAR, so I say the congratulations are well deserved!
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    Good to hear you are still at it El Pip, and many congratulations to all the other worthy winners since I last posted congratulations in this thread.
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    Congratulations, El Pip!

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    Thanks to bananafishtoday for nominating me and all the words of appreciation. I was trying to put a bit more characterisation into my writing and it looks like a succeeded beyond all expectation!

    As my week is up I've had to decide who to pass the award onto and I've gone for c0d5579 and the characters of The Lion and the Lily. An excellent read and one full of well drawn characters, one where even walk on ambassadors get written with depth. He's won it before but I think this one is so good he's earned it again.
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    Well deserved congrats, c0d5579!


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