What happened to them?
The holiday season is almost over!
Hats will arrive at 00:00Z UTC on 19 December 2012! :D
Quotes from se podcast #38 :
People wear hats, especially winter-themed hats. Shouldn’t we celebrate all those hats? Definitely! Last year, we ran a project called Hatdash on our site about video games.. It was a huge hit, so we’re revamping the program this year for all sites that opt in. It will go live on December 19th. Hats!
The hats arrived on time and are alive and well. You can find the SF&F Winter Bash Leaderboard here.
Aarthi later edited the comment, but at one point on 12/14, she said
Also, hats arrive in 5 days. Five UTC days.
Dunno if that's business days or regular days, as no one understands how UTC works.
On server fault, we're doing our own hats for the second year running.
As pointed out in a comment, many of us decided to add a hat to our gravatars ourselves: