raising the stakes

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Update #2 originally posted on August 19

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 I’ve been spending a lot of time doing two things this week: staring at this web page with my jaw hanging open, and pondering how to raise Punk Mathematics to a level 548% (as of this writing) of what I first had in mind.

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 I’m still reworking my timeline (including when different rewards will activate) and I’ll soon have a FAQ addressing your comments and messages. For now I wanted to add two rewards:

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 SOME FREAKIN’ BUTTONS
The first time I uploaded this project, I forgot I needed a logo. I whipped up a cute but way-too-Descendants icon, which stayed up for about three minutes before David replaced it with the current design. It says everything, in four characters. I want to see those four characters on shirts and bags and blazers and blouses, so everyone at the $2 level and above gets a button as soon as we can ship ‘em out. Buttons!

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 THE TRAVELING SALESMAN PACK
I’m apportioning some of the overfund to a modest travel budget. This show has got to get out on the road! In Spring 2011, I will hit the rails, doing a show for backers who take this reward level, and visiting whoever else I can along the solution to the routing problem. Routing!

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 It’s funny: Even though numbers are my friends, I can get nervous around them when they’re prefixed by a $ sign. But when I reload this page (and, I will admit, gulp a little) I see a number encoding nearly five hundred people with the curiousity to back a vision. Bad ass.

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