Throw off the yoke of deadlines, and the burden of determining a winner. Set yourself free from the chains of structure, and throw rules out the window, caution to the wind, and indulge in reckless abandon.
Or, you know, just extend the deadline to another fixed date. A fixed date that I didn't see mentioned above, or as an update to the original story
"And this ... is a piece of Synergy." --Kellnerin