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by BigBeare
Sun Aug 28, 2005 11:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Sober on the Playa
Replies: 198
Views: 22267

Sobriety is fairly new for me too--since right after last years burn. I spent my whole 8 days fully wastado and blacked out most of my best times last year. I've been doing AA on a daily basis for about seven months now and look forward to meetings on the Playa. I went to a 4 day regional burn last...
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:34 pm
Forum: Get Involved Year-Round
Topic: ACOUSTIC Music, Anyone?
Replies: 44
Views: 21364

ACOUSTIC Music, Anyone?

Will anybody be playing bluegrass, Western, jazz, or other acoustic musics? I'll be there with button accordion and maybe fiddle, but at least harmonica.
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:30 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Water filling outside of Reno?
Replies: 9
Views: 2246

Re: Water Spigot behind Chevron in Alturas

[quote="ericthewrench"][quote="Ingram"]Grab all you want -- It's on the side of the Food Mart, which is part of the Chevron (on a main road) in Alturas.[/quote] Thanks for the quick replies! So, does that refer to the Empire food mart? And is that a filtered or a municipal water source? Also to Anti...
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:18 pm
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: Last minute burners need a camp to call home
Replies: 9
Views: 3140

[quote=]
Dues are $25, or $50 with 24/7 electricity from ConGLOMerated Edison.

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Dues? DUES? Since when is BM about DUES?
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:11 pm
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: I can see my theme camp being built
Replies: 14
Views: 4174

Gravity Mike wrote:BTW, it'll suck if the next updated picture was taken when there was no sign of BRC!!! Think about it. 90% of the time you'd see nothing.

Gravity
Uh, but isn't that the point of "Leave No Trace"?
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:10 pm
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: I can see my theme camp being built
Replies: 14
Views: 4174

by BigBeare
Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:02 pm
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: TOTAL MELTDOWN at the BURNER HOSTEL
Replies: 15
Views: 19858

There's a Hostel in Reno

It's called the Wildwood and it's on West 4th. Costs $28 per person. Here's a link to their reservation site:

http://www.hostelworld.com/hosteldetail ... -Reno-2906

Yeah, it's not BM, but it's something and it's cheaper than a hotel.
by BigBeare
Sun Aug 21, 2005 4:53 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: XM Radio on the Playa?
Replies: 24
Views: 6248

Re: Save your advice

chinaski wrote:I reject your labeling of satellite radio listeners as tourists. It was a valid question. What's next, methods of dress and acceptable behaviour? Go to the Politics and Philosophy thread.
Actually, Burning Man has all kinds of standards of acceptable behavior. Any civilized society does.
by BigBeare
Sun Aug 21, 2005 4:52 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: XM Radio on the Playa?
Replies: 24
Views: 6248

Re: Save your advice

[quote="chinaski"]I reject your labeling of satellite radio listeners as tourists. It was a valid question. What's next, methods of dress and acceptable behaviour? Go to the Politics and Philosophy thread.[/quote] Simply said: The Burning Man experience is an experience of life in a rural desert env...
by BigBeare
Fri Aug 19, 2005 10:20 am
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: XM Radio on the Playa?
Replies: 24
Views: 6248

Re: XM Radio on the Playa?

[quote="XS"]Hey burners, Been considering XM radio or Sirius or whatever for the long ass drive, but then thought, will it work out on the playa? Theoretically, in my mind that is, it should work.... right? wrong? Educate me. XS[/quote] If you're going to Burning Man for a different kind of experien...

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