T-minus 30 Minutes

People are mumbling lines to themselves and chasing the AV guys with thumb drives. “I have a hairbrush!” a VP just yelled.

Most interesting, people are panicking about whether the voting will be fair. It’s a highly scientific combination of text votes, applause and judge’s decision.

I do not get the impression this is because there’s a budget prize…everyone’s excited by their ideas, and we like to win. (One of our staffers commuted by foot from Arlington to Dupont for days during our pedometer challenge, and the biggest prize he could win was lunch. He came in second.)