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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 59381bd3652ee10dec000005

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Start file
milk
coffe
toothpaste
potatoes
tomatoes
nuts
tuna cans
End file
milk       -->
coffe      -->
toothpaste -->
potatoes   -->
tomatoes   -->
nuts       -->
tuna cans  -->

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1,7c1,7
< milk
< coffe
< toothpaste
< potatoes
< tomatoes
< nuts
< tuna cans
---
> milk       -->
> coffe      -->
> toothpaste -->
> potatoes   -->
> tomatoes   -->
> nuts       -->
> tuna cans  -->

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#37 Mayank Suman / mayank_suman - Score: 10 - 06/25/17 @ 14:24
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#38 Bennett Bernardoni / BBernardoni - Score: 10 - 06/29/17 @ 14:32
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#39 Jacob Buete / JBuete - Score: 10 - 07/02/17 @ 14:21
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#40 Ben Hill / KaizenSoze70 - Score: 10 - 07/07/17 @ 12:38
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#41 Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1 - Score: 10 - 07/10/17 @ 13:26
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#42 Paul Inc / hiniol1982 - Score: 10 - 07/13/17 @ 16:37
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#43 Tom P / TomP03837155 - Score: 11 - 06/09/17 @ 07:55
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#44 Adam Kożuch / adamkozuch - Score: 11 - 06/16/17 @ 01:21
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#45 Will Gunther / WillGunther - Score: 14 - 06/11/17 @ 18:56
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Created by: virako

45 active golfers, 50 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#1 - Urtica dioica / udioica

06/07/2017 at 03:59PM

10
#2 - John Braxler / braxler

06/07/2017 at 04:02PM

10
#3 - tPenguinLTG / tpenguinltg

06/07/2017 at 04:08PM

10
#4 - Smylers / Smylers2

06/07/2017 at 04:48PM

10
#5 - Steve Bitner / fourbitbots

06/07/2017 at 05:02PM

10
#6 - Benoit Tigeot / Benoit_Tgt

06/07/2017 at 05:47PM

10
#7 - .... / coffman_r

06/07/2017 at 06:09PM

10
#8 - MS / schrectacular

06/07/2017 at 07:11PM

10
#9 - Daniel K. / lan4k

06/07/2017 at 09:14PM

10
#10 - Pierre Poupin / PierrePoupin

06/07/2017 at 09:22PM

10
#11 - James / Dronak

06/07/2017 at 10:20PM

10
#12 - 梧桐王子 / WutongYujie

06/08/2017 at 01:10AM

10
#13 - Tony Pajamas / trash_pajamas

06/08/2017 at 04:37AM

10
#14 - David Gustavsson / mrGustaphe

06/08/2017 at 06:12AM

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#15 - シカ / pigaccel

06/08/2017 at 07:04AM

10
#16 - Saki Gw / Sakigw

06/08/2017 at 07:40AM

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#17 - Damien Riquet / driquet

06/08/2017 at 11:39AM

10
#18 - Dennis Burke / ikirudennis

06/08/2017 at 01:34PM

10
#19 - Song Zheng / songz

06/08/2017 at 05:29PM

10
#20 - Roger Spencer / RojSpencer

06/08/2017 at 09:07PM

10
#21 - Carl Egbert / CarlOEgbert

06/09/2017 at 05:12AM

10
#22 - Miguel Palhas / naps62

06/09/2017 at 09:43AM

10
#23 - Brian Hall / _bruab_

06/09/2017 at 02:49PM

10
#24 - Daniel Hjelm / dhjelm

06/09/2017 at 05:02PM

10
#25 - jsg / jsg1122

06/09/2017 at 09:59PM

10
#26 - Ryan Coopersmith / RyanCoopersmit1

06/10/2017 at 12:46AM

10
#27 - Sebastian Korten / FlashKorten

06/10/2017 at 11:46AM

10
#28 - Harsh Kumar / datsleepyguy

06/10/2017 at 06:25PM

10
#29 - Harrison Wang / HarrisonWang6

06/13/2017 at 07:05AM

10
#30 - Michael Buckley / apolatg

06/13/2017 at 09:04PM

10
#31 - Rathrio / Rathrio

06/13/2017 at 10:43PM

10
#32 - John Smith / johns32768

06/16/2017 at 07:37PM

10
#33 - kanazawak / _kanazawak

06/18/2017 at 02:53PM

10
#34 - Benjamin Harris / bharrismac

06/20/2017 at 04:49PM

10
#35 - Joel Meyer-Hamme / JoelMeyerHamme

06/21/2017 at 12:40PM

10
#36 - el pollo diablo / bjagojevich

06/25/2017 at 04:04AM

10
#37 - Mayank Suman / mayank_suman

06/25/2017 at 02:24PM

10
#38 - Bennett Bernardoni / BBernardoni

06/29/2017 at 02:32PM

10
#39 - Jacob Buete / JBuete

07/02/2017 at 02:21PM

10
#40 - Ben Hill / KaizenSoze70

07/07/2017 at 12:38PM

10
#41 - Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1

07/10/2017 at 01:26PM

10
#42 - Paul Inc / hiniol1982

07/13/2017 at 04:37PM

11
#43 - Tom P / TomP03837155

06/09/2017 at 07:55AM

11
#44 - Adam Kożuch / adamkozuch

06/16/2017 at 01:21AM

14
#45 - Will Gunther / WillGunther

06/11/2017 at 06:56PM