WOSSNAME SPECIAL EDITION -- February 2012 -- NAME THAT STREET!
Newsletter of the Klatchian Foreign Legion
SPECIAL EDITION: ANKH-MORPORK STREET NAMING COMPETITION
February 2012 (Volume 15, Issue 2, Post 2)
01) EDITOR'S LETTER
02) ANKH-MORPORK STREET NAMING CONTEST!
01) A SHORT LETTER FROM YOUR EDITOR...
Well, here we are again, and not even two days after the main
February issue came out! But this item simply won't wait, because
there's a brief competition on with a very special "prize": namely,
the opportunity to officially name a street in Ankh-Morpork! The
winning street name will be included in the Discworld canon forever
after. All you need is access to a smartphone, webcam or similar
video recording device, the ability to carry a tune for a very short
distance, access to some (not totally) secret information, and your
Details are in item 2, below. Remember, this is a very brief
competition, only six days of the week left!
Annie Mac, Editor
02) NAME THAT STREET!!!
Here be the competition announcement, exactly as posted on the
Feb 21st! Win the chance to name a street in Ankh-Morpork!
by Terry Pratchett on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 2:39am
To celebrate four months until the publication of The Long Earth we
are giving one lucky fan the chance to name a street in Ankh-
Morpork. That street will go into The Compleat Ankh-Morpork, a
brand-new street directory of the Discworld city complete with
beautifully illustrated pull-out map which will be available on the
13th September 2012. Your street name will be forever immortalised
in the city for all to see, who knows what will happen there in the
To win this fantastic opportunity read the below question - and film
yourself (or get a friend to film you) on yours (or their!) smart
phone (web cam or other recording device) singing the first verse...
Upon arriving in Matamata, New Zealand, what is the name of the song
that was instinctively sung by Terry and Rob without even the need
to pause to confer? (submitted by Sir Terry Pratchett)
Send your video answer and chosen street name (be inventive!) to:
*Please be aware all videos will be sent to Sir Terry and he may do
with them as he wishes!
Competition closes Monday 27th February.
To read this announcement on the web, go to Pterry's Facebook page:
The End. If you have any questions or requests, write:
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