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The Week contest: Drunk shop

Last week's question: A British tech firm has designed a smartphone app that stops users from making drunken online purchases by freezing their credit cards for 12 hours when their blood-alcohol level exceeds a certain limit. If a U.S. tech giant were to launch a similar app that restrains drunken behavior, what name could it give it?

Click here for the results of last week's contest: Bad date

RESULTS:

THE WINNER: "NoWayPal"Vivien Abraham, Trumbull, Conn.

SECOND PLACE: "Hindr"Joel Chanvisanuruk, Cincinnati

THIRD PLACE: "Süber"Ross Sippel, Pasadena, Calif.

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

"Pint-er-test"Laurel Rose, Pittsburgh

"Beer Googles"Loren W. Noblitt, Zionsville, Ind.

"OverDraft"Simone Butler, San Diego

"Stumblr"Ken Kellam III, Dallas

"SoUber"Roscoe Hutchinson, Atlanta

"Sotify"Dick LaVine, New York City

"Sobriety-Bay"Ken Liebman, Williston, Vt.

"Intoxigram"Dave Worth, Custer, Wis.

"Hic-app"Colleen McEwen, Franklin, Mass.

"The App of Yeast Resistance"Gordon Clawson, Ojai, Calif.

"No More Gilt"Patty Oberhausen, Fort Wayne, Ind.

"Alcohalt"Stuart Carlow, Silver Spring, Md.

"Ven-No"Valerie Resnick, New York City

"Ch-app-erone"Andrew Tuite, Chicago

"BendRDefendR"Kevin Gillogly, Thousand Oaks, Calif.

"Drunken Do-Nots"Suzanne Brooks, Quechee, Vt.

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