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I've seen the "sell me this pen" type of test before. Got me thinking...

I wonder if anyone would like to play a competitive game where we pick a commodity like a pen or anything really, and we challenge each other to see who can get the most online sales in a timed round.

It's a twist on what a bunch of companies are already trying to do. E.g. 37signals rewarding the top affiliate with an iPad.

But I'm curious if anyone would play if it was a bit more generalized and community controlled.

Each round we pick some different product or company and we compete to see who can sell the most online. Not sure how to track it best. Maybe we stick to stuff on Amazon. But how to verify the sales so that it can't be cheated with photoshop?

The sales equivalent of a hackathon? That sounds incredibly interesting.

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