The contest department has completed its forty-third month of competition. A total of 90 articles were entered by 8 editors. Ed! came first with an astounding 138 points from 21 articles, followed by The Bushranger with 109 points from 22 articles. They receive the WikiChevrons and the Writer's Barnstar respectively. Honorable mentions go to AustralianRupert (66), Ian Rose (66), Parsecboy (57), and Djmaschek (53). The ed17 and D2306 also fielded entries. Please submit any articles you are working on for the January contest.