This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
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Cheers, Jeff (SCJP 1.4, SCJD in progress, if you can call that progress...)