Roll Up The Rim To Win 2011

It’s Roll Up the Rim To Win time – Tim Hortons’ annual contest where you roll up the rim of specialled marked red and yellow cups. This year’s (2011) prizes include: 2011 Toyota Matrix Panasonic 3D TV Package Mountain Bike And donuts. Lots of donuts. This year they have an online game where you can win free coffee for a year. I tend to buy more of their coffee when

Roll Up the Rim, Again

It’s Roll Up The Rim To Win time again at Tim Hortons. Their sales sky-rocket during this promotion, where customers have to roll up the rim of their beverage cup to reveal if they won anything, which includes a car, donuts, muffins, coffees, and for the first time: a boat! I don’t drink as much of their coffee as I used to; I won’t be keeping track of my wins

I Didn’t Win The Lotto, But I DID Win…

I received a call while in Ottawa from the company I order my home oil from: Mr. Cairns? This is Blue Wave. You won a $2000 Entertainment Center. After I tell them to Fuck Off, asking if they’re serious, they laugh (I like people who don’t take swearing seriously) and say they are serious. It’s the 2nd prize given in a contest for referring people to their company. Congratulations also

Roll Up the Rim To Win (But Probably Lose)

As EVERY Canadian knows, Roll Up The Rim To Win is Tim Hortons’ annual contest that features their red and yellow cups labeled with prizes you can win. You peel back the rim to see if you have “WIN DONUT” or if you have to “PLEASE PLAY AGAIN / RÉSSAYEZ S.V.P. ©” I’m going to try to keep track of my losing. I usually buy two cups of coffee a

LotoMania – I’m Going To Win This Year

Every fall we buy tickets for the LotoMania, a fund raising lotto for the Canadian Red Cross. They have a lot of prizes I don’t care for (movie passes, magazine subscriptions…), but it’s the cold-hard cash I want: they promote it as “Live Free for a Year!! Over $50,000 VALUE!”, which includes the movie passes. I’ll take the cash. The only other charity-type organizations we contribute to is the SPCA