User:Chris Mann/Contest

A page to keep score of articles I've worked on for the duration of Brian (New Zealand)'s Writing Contest, May 25 - June 30 2008. I am willing to discuss any scoring disputes.

Contest Articles
Article title Date published Work done Score
Australian art gallery raided by police; photographer faces possible indecency charge May 26 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
Author Robert Asprin dead at 61 May 26 Wrote article from abandoned stub 4 points (out of region)
UK study highlights child abuse by humanitarian workers May 29 Wrote article from scratch 6 points (out of region, undercovered region)
First fertilised fish fossil found May 30 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
'Expelled' fair use upheld June 3 Wrote article from scratch 4 points (out of region)
United States authorities bust multimillion dollar drug ring‎ in New Jersey June 3 Wrote article from scratch 4 points (out of region)
Ovarian baby "miracle" birth June 4 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
U.S. teens generally reducing risky behavior says CDC June 11 Wrote article from scratch 6 points (out of region, OR)
Million-dollar trial aborted on account of sudoku June 11 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
Secret files left on train costs UK agent's job June 13 Wrote article from scratch 4 points (out of region)
US Midwest floods raise concerns about water quality June 17 Wrote article from one-liner 4 points (out of region)
Police charge Australian man over laser incident June 19 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
Scientists say genetic building blocks are from out of this world June 20 Wrote article from scratch 6 points (out of region, OR)
Guinea coup trial defendant names co-conspirators June 20 Wrote article from scratch 6 points (out of region, undercovered region)
Outgoing Australian Democrats leader predicts new party amidst double dissolution June 23 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
We'll always have .paris: ICANN votes for top level domain registration in 2009 June 24 Wrote article from scratch 4 points (out of region)
Australians getting drunker, fatter, but among the world's longest-lived June 25 Wrote article from scratch 3 points
Conrad Black loses appeal against fraud conviction June 26 Wrote article from scratch 6 points (out of region, OR)
Total: 75 points