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MIT student blogger Bryan O. '07

The Contest Continues by Bryan

Contest wrapup.

So in response to the death of Pluto as a planet, I am undertaking a campaign to revise the mnemonic and change history books with YOUR HELP

Here are the finalists. Cast your vote for your favorite!

A. My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nothing. (sad, no?)

B. My Very Enormous Mother Just Sleeps Until Noon.

C. My Very Elegant Mnemonic’s Just So Understated, No?

D. Many Various Electric Machines Just Saved Ukrainian Numerals.

Winner will be determined on Friday.

9 responses to “The Contest Continues”

  1. Vinita says:

    Hmm…interesting…
    I think I’d like to go for option A.
    “My Very Educated Mother Just Showed Us Nothing”

    Self mockery is kind of fun sometimes, but then again I feel that the sentence A’s phrasing is easy on the ears. (Or maybe I got used to hearing the same sentence all through my high-school). Or maybe I like the fact that my mother is actually ‘very educated’ (She’s a doctor). LOL

    Anyway, neat work. Keep Bloggin’.

  2. Adam says:

    I will vote for C. as well. It seems to be the most fluent, and I like that the mnemonic describes itself.

    They are all good though!

    -Adam

  3. Andrew says:

    I vote for C.

    And I miss pluto. Aw.

  4. I vote for C. Self-mockery is the way to go.

  5. Drew says:

    Since I’m jealous of the kids on my hall who get to sleep in, I’ll vote B.

  6. reg says:

    i vote for A, but i like C better…