Mon
Jul 20 2009 9:00pm
Tor.com Anniversary Giveaway #21: “Dead Sucker” Threadless t-shirt and one hardcover book of your choice

The Prize: Do you like creepy children inspired by Bioshock? I thought so! Have this fun Threadless t-shirt, and one recent hardcover novel of your choice (from any publisher, natch). If they’re out of your size, you can pick any other shirt on the site.

The Rules: To get this giveaway, all you need to do is comment (once—duplicates won’t count) on this post. The winner will be selected at random. You have until 12pm EST on Tuesday, July 21st, to comment here. No geographic restrictions apply. You may enter yourself to win as many of these giveaways as you’d like, but if you are randomly selected as the winner you are ineligible to receive any others, so make sure to pick the ones you want!

298 comments
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3. pfresh85
So many possible giveaway prizes...
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4. jemann
I obviously need more creepy T-shirts. Not sure why she's wearing the gasmask though...
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7. B Krueger
I'll take the shirt, but I'm in for the book!
Kerwin Miller
13. tamyrlink
i better win something lol or imma be mad
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15. Angela T.
Happy Anniversary! Great Giveaways.
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18. agolanvilella
I'll admit I'm waiting for the next chapter of Makers as all of the giveaways pile up :)
j p
19. sps49
Still wondering what a threadless T-shirt is.
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20. Charity VanDeberg
That tee-shirt looks amazing!
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21. Charity VanDeberg
That tee-shirt looks amazing!
Marcus W
22. toryx
This t-shirt actually kind of reminds me of Fallout 3.

Oh, and Happy Anniversary! You guys have done a great job on the new site. I hope you have many more years to come!
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25. Dietes
Like shirt. Like book.
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26. nalattam
I don't think my fiancee will let me wear that shirt.
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28. ppint.
"we toldyou we wanted new bicycles."
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29. Tizz
Please randomly select me.
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31. BGA
Scary devil, ain't she?
Chris Hsiang
33. Grey_Area
Looks just like my goddaughter. Adorable!
Kate Baker
34. Kate_Baker
Woo! Happy Anniversary, Tor.com! :)

I can haz creepy little girlz tshirtz nao? ;)
Adam Shaeffer
35. ashaef
ummmm . . . creepy, but cool. I'd wear it.
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37. sam Undine
Bloodsuckers.
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38. jkazimer
How exciting.
Thomas Lareau
41. lareau
I would look SO good in that shirt! (well, at least I'd look a lot better than I do nekkid!)
Dave Ciskowski
43. dcisko
Very nice. Well, not nice. But very cool.
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44. spinnerrowe
Hooray for Tor!
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46. tan42
Happy Anniversary!
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48. spinnerrowe
Hooray for Tor!
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51. Mikey
Sort of reminds me of Les Miserables but I'm not sure Victor every entertained a picture like this in his mind.
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52. MissyKNY
What a great shirt
Jerel Crosland
54. jerel2u
Creepy shirt, hard-core, er, hard-cover book! Yay!
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55. Phil Azid
Excellent pic on the T-Shirt!
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56. LadyCrow
I could actually dance with a doctor while wearing that shirt!
dennis glascock
57. dglascock
That's a bizarre design, but, I would wear it!
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58. V05
not a bad giveaway
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60. Cliffracer
Why, hello there creepy little girl
nehar arora
61. nehar
weird design. i could do with the book though!
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62. cyorgey
Shirts and books everywhere! It's GENIUS!
Pawel Martin
63. pawel_z_wrocka
Almost too creepy, but well drawn. And the book... Mmmm...
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65. triffidsting
i like these odds
taf kajp
66. tafkajp
nice tee.

As another commenter has previously said I am in for the book. I have a WOT hard back that is in need of replacement. I started by the hard covers so I wouldn't have to replace... go fig.
Shelly Gallender
68. shellybean
I want to win this one and give it to my boyfriend. He'd love it!
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71. Garyfury
Apocalypse: Now available in "Biohazard"!
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74. dark soda
I want it!
Tudza White
75. tudzax1
A teddy bear in one hand, what's in the other?
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76. crownoflaurel
One free hardcover book...I want. Bad.
Samantha Brandt
78. Talia
Here's a genuine, bonifide comment. Yes indeedy.
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80. Bethanyfig
"creepy doll that's always watching you."
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82. Squidhelmet
WoooHoo!
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84. trattman
Glad to see I'm not the only one who thinks its creepy!
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85. lorrieanne m
nice t-shirt and a book. nice.
Joshua Heggen
88. Kelfyr
That's creepy enough for me to wear.
SP Kelly
89. SPKelly
My daughter would freak if I wore this.
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90. MJ88
Hope I get it.
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92. jayman
Hi! Please consider me for the drawing! Thanks!
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94. sparksmith
Looks like my niece after she first saw the movies from that George Lucas guy.
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96. Beaker
free book.... drool (but not on the book)
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98. editorchere
Happy Anniversary, Tor!
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99. Charles G. Childers
Thanks for the giveaways!
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101. jwilson
Thank you!
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103. jwilson
Thank you.
Joseph Soler
105. travellinguist
Happy Anniversary! This has been a fun way to celebrate.
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108. Leper
Like the artwork style.
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109. Kelaine
Don't mess with girls with guns and teddy bears.
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112. chrixi'an
More shirts, more books!
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115. GinaS
Very cool prize!
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117. Nemene
LET ME WIN.
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118. Jessica Y.
Wow, fantastic giveaway! Thank you so much for even having a giveaway like this! :D
Elisabeth Graham
121. elisaphant
Happy Anniversary - and thanks from a fan.
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122. Corvus
Ooo, that sounds lovely.
Virginia Hendricks
124. macbeaner
Very cool! I know a few people who would love this!
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129. monknomo
this is a comment, in hopes of winning
E.L. Felder
130. elf2060
Don't know about the shirt but always want new books!
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132. RebeccaRobertson
Loving the variety of prizes!
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133. wyndhammer
way to go Tor.com, happy birthday!
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135. februarymakeup
I LIKE SHIRTS! AND BOOOOKS!
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137. Jeremy Boland
comment
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139. DonnaBL
Great giveaway! Thanks!
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140. jdm
I am willing to take these items off of your hands.
Patrick Regan
145. tazo85
Funnily, I JUST picked up Bioshock, and I have to say the Little Sisters scare the crap out of me.
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146. Librarianguish
Oooh, very creepy! Love it!
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148. sarach
scary shirt, but oddly compelling.
C M
149. daephin
I like the design, but unfortunately they're all sold out in any near my size. Oh well, I could use a T-shirt, and I'm always in for more books.
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150. Magic Juan
Can't wait to wear this to work!
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153. andhat
What an awesome shirt! Happy Anniversary.
Nerissa Montgomery
154. smirkingrevenge
Was bummed that Bioshock2 got pushed back, but this would make it all better. Happy Tor Day
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155. margaret Rutledge
Happy Birthday!
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156. susgod
Wow! A hardcover book of MY choice is a fabulous gift!

Happy Birthday Tor.com!
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160. Angie Camp
Please!
Brandy Thomas
161. Roese
Playing Bioshock now and creepy little girls are one of the creepiest things ever.
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162. digitalbeachbum
Yummy! Bioshock!
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165. John S.
Hey, I like stuff!
Ryan Harrison
169. ryharr5
this will go great with my brand new xbox
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170. Sean Thurlow
I'm really lacking in the creepy t-shirt department which is just plain wrong for me. Neat shirt!
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173. JenniferChlebus
This is so cool.
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175. isnochys
Please, pick me!
\o/
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176. Dadawa
Pick me! :)
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177. SimonH
Nothing more useful than a gas mask.
Opher Lubzens
178. Antongarou
As a bibliophile and T-shirt collect I wish to tell you this is beyond cool.
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180. Annette Chambers
Hey, what's better than a creepy t-shirt? Oh, yeah, a creepy t-shirt and a book!
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181. skinnypants
Yikes!
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189. slartibartfast
I hate needles
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191. lupercus
another chance. thanks!
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194. johntheirishmongol
my turn
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195. johntheirishmongol
my turn
Tracy Golladay
196. ojisama
please pick me, my wife won't let me shop on my own so i have no cool gear
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198. John Callaham
Definitely want this combo
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202. Jonah Von Spreecken
love threadless, love tor, love books. threeway delights. fantastical.
Michael Below
203. ediFanoB
That would be a cool shirt for my daughter. And a book for me and my wife! What a family-friendly giveaway.
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207. mmai
Yeah, creepy but funny
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209. LawyerKevin
Again for my BIL.
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211. bagzlightyear
congratulations TOR! i expect more good books from you in the coming years
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213. Kells
I'd like to win this please
Agnes Kormendi
214. tapsi
Yet another great looking t-shirt... and a book!
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217. DerBonk
YAY for Bioshock!
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218. kibrika
I would love this t-shirt for my husband.
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221. tomasoverbai
bing bang boom popcorn...
Andrew  
224. Andrew
A sucker's born every minute I guess... :P
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226. AnarioN
This is the best giveaway item of them all!
Jon Dowland
227. jmtd
Wow this would be a great present. Also lovely to have non-geographically-restricted competitions for a change!
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228. dukiekirsten3
nice shirt.
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229. disembodiedspirits
Artists rule the world. Gods and Goddesses of an imaginative universe.
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232. Jacob P. Silvia
Never get between a girl and her teddy bear!
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233. Matt in PA
Creepy is good!
cheri borden
238. acmefibres
:: snork :: she's the kind of kid I wish I had been.
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240. Abhishek
Contest entry! :)
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242. KenB3
Wow that is a creepy t-shirt.
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244. Rylie
Enter me, please!
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246. eve_in_silver
adorable...
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247. swmdilla
yes please
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248. swmdilla
yes please
tatiana deCarillion
249. decarillion
More free books--can never have enough!
Happy Anniversary, Tor :)
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252. WinespringBrother
tai shar moridin!
Goetz Kruppa
256. goetznl
All these great giveaways! Fantastic! nice stuff!
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260. ppint.
"we told you we wanted a new bicycle..."
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261. boyhowdy
Hey, that's nice.
Amir Yoeli
263. Betterthenyouknew
Awesome T-shirt... oh, and as I said before... I would love a copy of Warbreaker.
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264. Patrick Hume
Creepy shirt and a book? What's not to like?
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265. CRAusmus
This T is just way too awesome to pass up.
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267. J.C. Stoner
I'm totally interested.
Peter Nein
268. gimpols1908
I do like creepy children inspired by bioshock, how did you know?
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269. fanghorn For Rest
t-shirts and books are my fave (if only you included a pizza)!
Wes Samson
270. poemanderror
That image is probably the creepiest thing I've seen today. Of course, it isn't 8am yet, so I've still got some time to beat that.
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271. Laurentiu
this I can wear in Bucharest. " Look guys u have to have this to be protected" :)
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273. CraigM
Happy anniversary!
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274. bcarman
here's that threadless thing again
Rich Gold
277. richg25
Thanks for the chance to participate!
Trevin Matlock
278. Trevin
Why not? Thanks for the fun contest.
toni pedecine
287. tap
ooh just the thing to wear in tokyo.
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288. LaurelH
Yes, pretty please!
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289. Barnum004
the perfect shirt to wear while harvesting ADAM
Janice Hodghead
290. bastjan
bastjan
Love the picture & would also like to shorten my wish list
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292. apt2501
Happy Birthday
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294. Zulumus Rex
That's a pretty awesome shirt, even if needles make me nervous.
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296. Kathy Walsh
So cute!
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298. Alex C Telander
Here's hoping, happy Moon day everyone!

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