We're just about halfway through the 25th annual Best Of Colorado Springs voting
and even though we adopted a new voting system this year, we're happy to report things are going about as well as we expected.
Each year we pour through thousands of write-in votes from readers across the Pikes Peak Region, and each year they leave us scratching our heads. Whether it's not knowing how to spell Broadmoor (it's not Broodmore), or voting a restaurant with a single location in every neighborhood category, the vote never really makes absolute sense.
This year is no exception, and with a few days left in our nomination voting round, it has produced some memorable highlights for us, so far.
Sometimes people like to clue us in on their feelings about a particular category. Like this one from Best Running Club:
Or this one from Best Vape Shop:
Sometimes folks just like to behave like schmucks, or, rather, in this case "Schmoes":
Best Place for Adrenaline Junkies
But most of the time people just struggle with the spelling of those pesky names:
So, for the last few days of the nominating round, consider the following tips to avoid future mishaps. In each image, you will see what folks voted for; read our captions under the images to see which categories they were voting in.