I'm still hoping to get lucky in New Hampshire's moose drawing! So there's still hope!
Mike, you on the Alternate List? What number down the list? A buddy of mine is #27 so he's keeping his fingers crossed too. I think I remember reading that in 2010 the NH F&G used 37 residentfolks and 15 nonresidents off the Alternate List.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...