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  • You have a good point there.

    And, for what it's worth, I find 'Iron Monger' fairly catchy.

    • ...but Iron Man [] is a hero and Iron Monger [] is a villain!

      • Yes, but consider...

        - who always has the most awesomest lairs located in the most gorgeous locations? (I mean, Syndrome had a tropical island -- with volcano! to himself. What goes Superman has? A shed in the Arctic!)

        - who seems to be prone to collect prestigious titles like 'Baron', 'Count' and 'Prince'? (did Machiavelli wrote his book in honor of a do-gooder? I think not)

        - who more often than not are filthy rich, throw parties left and right and indulge in every entertaining sins know to mankind? (oka

    • I actually find Iron Monger to be attractive on so many different levels. It's a great play on Perl Monger, it's a nod to the comic books, it's gender non-specific, and it means I have excuse for using an evil laugh when I go up levels. Muhahahaha... *ahem*

    • I think "Iron Monger" is perfect!
    • I think we'll be adopting that as a name for the contestants - it rings nicely for me as a parallel to the way the specific triathlon in question is called Iron Man but the athletes themselves are simply referred to as triathletes

      Look out for updates to the planet and site (and of course my blog since I'm due a post again) as I spend some time scripting various things up to support this.

      • I think we'll be adopting that as a name for the contestants

        This is exceedingly cool. :-)

        Beware, World, for the Iron Mongers are about to descent upon you!

        ... well, okay, according to the rules, it's going to be the Paper Mongers. But just wait for in a few months...