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Subject: Oddity on wish list position?
Date Posted: 5/8/2008 3:05 AM ET
Member Since: 3/31/2006
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Has this happened to anyone?  I added a book to my wish list tonight.  It says I am 1 of 15.  How did I get to be #1 when I just added it?  Isn't that weird?

Date Posted: 5/8/2008 3:37 AM ET
Member Since: 8/26/2006
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Was it a book mentioned in a newpaper or on a radio program or something?  Or is it a new publication?  When a book gets some publicity, sometimes a bunch of people will all add it at once.

Date Posted: 5/8/2008 10:05 AM ET
Member Since: 8/16/2007
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Are you sure you didn't already have it there? If you re-wish it doesn't affect your place in line (just don't try to add one to your Reminder List).



Last Edited on: 5/8/08 12:58 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Cathy A. (Cathy) - ,
Date Posted: 5/8/2008 11:13 AM ET
Member Since: 12/27/2005
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You can see the actual wish date on the listing. I bet Melanie is right and you already wished for it before.

Date Posted: 5/8/2008 4:40 PM ET
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I heard about it about 2-3 months ago.  I checked the date added and it says 5/8/2008, so it was new to my wish list.  My position is now 16/16.  I think there was just some weird quirk going on with the system last night.

I don't mind being #1 but I don't want to jump over the whole list.  LOL  Glad it's fixed.

Thanks!