Disallowing same-country Qs will only have the effect of telling we who
already know better. Allowing one point per same-country Q creates another
ho-hum domestic contest.
The average zeropointer in Rick's log, I'm sure, is someone who's "Just
trying to help."
I still think the net result of trying to "fix" this problem will be worse
than the problem.
Zero-point Qs happen.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ted Bryant" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, October 30, 2006 4:18 PM
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] zero pointers - was: Rick's Cafe...NQ4I's "Play
> And why is this familiar...because the problem still exists. In this part
of the cycle and the lack
> of propagation, it is even more evident. As I recall, NQ4I wasn't the
only station affected by
> this. I believe last year K5NA also said that they had a significant
number of "zero-pointers".
> The CQWW Contest Committee needs to either disallow same-country QSO's or
reward points for them.
> There have been several viable solutions proposed. Why is this so
> Ted W4NZ
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> does any of this sound, umm, familiar?
> >From the bar at Rick's Cafe...
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