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by DangerMouse
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Internet Access
Replies: 18
Views: 2715

Re: Internet Access

I thought the whole point of going to Burning Man was to unplug from the default... :roll:

Wondering how long until MVs come with wifi jammers now.
by DangerMouse
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Do Generators Need Shade?
Replies: 8
Views: 1664

Re: Do Generators Need Shade?

Captain Goddammit wrote:
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:14 am
As for shade, I don’t shade mine but I apply sunscreen to them twice a day and give them a sno-cone.
That keeps the bilge rats happy eh?
by DangerMouse
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Rebar/stake questions
Replies: 64
Views: 37787

Re: Rebar/stake questions

FIGJAM wrote:
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:24 pm
Because most people think vice grips are nipple clamps???
They are... In a pinch.
by DangerMouse
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Is theft common?
Replies: 26
Views: 6735

Re: Is theft common?

I treat Burning Man like I do any other camping trip.

I don't leave items of opportunity lying around for others to easily abscond with.
by DangerMouse
Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: In 3 words.........
Replies: 23191
Views: 1664700

Re: In 3 words.........

Running and screaming
by DangerMouse
Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3116
Views: 417154

Re: Rest In Peace

So sorry DangerMouse. I just lost my dad and though it's getting easier, I don't ever see my life being the same as it was before. I f'in HATE cancer. Fuck Cancer. I'm sorry for your loss. Fuck Cancer has been my default since my close friend and mentor passed away back in 2012. In my moment of fru...
by DangerMouse
Sun Feb 22, 2015 2:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3116
Views: 417154

Re: Rest In Peace

Thanks.
by DangerMouse
Sat Feb 21, 2015 11:06 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3116
Views: 417154

Re: Rest In Peace

Between March of 2012 and January of 2015 I have lost 2 beloved greyhounds (bone cancer, vein cancer) 2 uncles (suicide, old age) 6 Friends (Cancer, Murder, Alcoholism, old age, heart attack, cancer) Oh, and RIP my marriage. I'm now in the middle of my second divorce. Sometimes life just keeps fucki...
by DangerMouse
Sat Feb 21, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: 2015 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Bought tickets, but now moving
Replies: 5
Views: 1127

Re: Bought tickets, but now moving

Now you're just clouding the issue with facts! :)
by DangerMouse
Sat Feb 21, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: 2015 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Bought tickets, but now moving
Replies: 5
Views: 1127

Bought tickets, but now moving

Is there a way to update my shipping address once I know where I will be moving to? I don't yet know where I am moving, but I will be settled in my new home before June of 2015.
by DangerMouse
Sat Feb 21, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: God Bless BURGINS!!
Replies: 59
Views: 4869

Re: God Bless BURGINS!!

This board was incredibly helpful to me my first year. I never once felt like the posters on here wanted to expel me. They encouraged, advised and welcomed me. The information provided, the encouragement and the love made me feel welcome and that this impossible dream was attainable. Where the hell...
by DangerMouse
Sat Feb 21, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: God Bless BURGINS!!
Replies: 59
Views: 4869

Re: God Bless BURGINS!!

I got my tickets because I deserved them. The end.
by DangerMouse
Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:00 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: you know you're burnier than thou
Replies: 272
Views: 20988

Re: you know you're burnier than thou

You know you're burnier than thou when your burning man shed IS your art car, built out of 100% recycled/salvaged material. It is maintained in the off-season by the mechanically inclined burner that lives in it the other 51 weeks of the year. It is 100% powered by the tears of burners who claim tha...
by DangerMouse
Fri Feb 20, 2015 2:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fuck!
Replies: 17142
Views: 1519554

Re: Fuck!

I was going to go to Burning Man in 2014, then we lost a beloved pet, an uncle, and a friend was murdered over a 1 week period in Feburary of that year. The previous year we'd lost another beloved pet, my friend and mentor passed away from cancer, and my uncle killed himself. This January a friend o...
by DangerMouse
Wed Feb 18, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: 2015 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Who got tickets in the Individual Sale?
Replies: 334
Views: 23452

Re: Who got tickets in the Individual Sale?

Got my tickets, got my vehicle pass. Baker's Decade tour to BRC in 2015 is a go!

I haven't been this giddy since I set foot on the playa back in 2004!
by DangerMouse
Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: 2015 Camps, Art & Activities
Topic: Camp Hotel Rug
Replies: 16
Views: 2001

Re: Camp Hotel Rug

Does your rug really bring your camp together?
by DangerMouse
Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: 2015 Theme
Topic: The Official Unofficial Theme.
Replies: 30
Views: 6222

Re: The Official Unofficial Theme.

Burners vs Juggalos...
by DangerMouse
Fri Sep 12, 2014 11:59 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art
Replies: 270
Views: 23035

Re: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art

The idea of an active jammer or EMP-type weapon isnt such a good idea. Folks with pacemakers or insulin pumps, assuming they survived, would likely have a few choice words for you. I like leaf blowers. The dust and wind are natural elements. They just get a bit more targetted in the hands of the ri...
by DangerMouse
Fri Sep 12, 2014 11:57 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art
Replies: 270
Views: 23035

Re: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art

1durphul wrote:Don't some forms of EM temporarily disrupt electronic equipment (especially more sensitive/unshielded stuff like DJ decks)
Other considerations are what happens if you managed to hit someone with say a pacemaker, or a scooter that needs it for mobility, or a sparkle pony...
by DangerMouse
Mon Sep 08, 2014 7:01 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art
Replies: 270
Views: 23035

Re: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art

Roberto Dobbisano wrote:i think you should throw in one or two more cliches for good measure.
Something about throwing out the burner with the bath water?
by DangerMouse
Sun Sep 07, 2014 9:37 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: What Does ePlaya Mean to You?
Replies: 73
Views: 5625

Re: What Does ePlaya Mean to You?

This was my first connection to Burning man before I as able to attend the 2004 event. The last few weeks have been my connection again as I prepare once more to embark upon another visit for 2015. I was hoping for a nice even 10 year "reunion" tour of Black Rock City but it's looking more like it'l...
by DangerMouse
Sun Sep 07, 2014 4:23 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art
Replies: 270
Views: 23035

Re: DJ Art Cars And Their Effect On Art

If only the DJs would get together during the week to collaborate on a group soundtrack that could be played leading up to and then following the fire conclave that the art cars could all rebroadcast via say BMIR at pre-adjusted reasonable soundlevels to provide some sort of energy/feedback loop on ...
by DangerMouse
Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: 2014 Playa Webcam
Replies: 66
Views: 4318

Re: 2014 Playa Webcam

So I'll tell ya what sucked... I was in Ballard (hip neighborhood just north of downtown Seattle) with the First Mate, to paint her son's new condo. Right at 9:30, just when the Man was gonna burn, the power went out all over the area. We had to finish painting with our iPhone LED lights... also, t...
by DangerMouse
Thu Aug 28, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12505
Views: 597241

Re: The person below me

Nope, I have no class

TPBM's art project for next year is a time machine that only takes you back to 2005.
by DangerMouse
Wed Aug 27, 2014 10:47 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12505
Views: 597241

Re: The person below me

I also stormed the beaches of Normanday... Last weekend.

TPBM was originally planning to build a Waffle House themed camp but suddenly became bacon intolerant.
by DangerMouse
Tue Sep 03, 2013 11:48 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Live from Burning Man!
Replies: 55
Views: 3873

Re: Live from Burning Man!

I haven't been to the playa since '08. Wow, you're still around. I'd been watching the webcam broadcast to see if I'd find you wandering by. Only saw the bigger yacht show up (the one you posted a photo of with the playa cruiser in front of)... I haven't managed to make it back since my inaugural b...
by DangerMouse
Tue Sep 03, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Worst part of 2013?
Replies: 276
Views: 21861

Re: Worst part of 2013?

The worst part for me was coming home and finding out my wife doesn't want to have anything to do with me anymore and wants me out of the house. :( Have no idea what I'm going to do...... It's your house too. If she wants out so much, let her move. I'm sorry man, your wife could absolutely hate the...
by DangerMouse
Mon Mar 05, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: A couple of first-timer questions. . .
Replies: 62
Views: 11568

robotland wrote:and set sights for Wendover
Damn, I just had a flashback.

I remember staring up at the ceiling in the Rainbow casino at the swimming/blinking neon reflection and thinking "Didn't I just leave this place?"
by DangerMouse
Mon Mar 05, 2007 2:34 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: A couple of first-timer questions. . .
Replies: 62
Views: 11568

Re: A couple of first-timer questions. . .

Bob wrote:But, no, the truck isn't likely to blow away unless it's a Volkswagen tied to a cargo chute.
Sounds like an art installation.
by DangerMouse
Sat Sep 25, 2004 7:42 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Bitching, Moaning, Wingeing
Replies: 42
Views: 6965

I simply whip out some Deep Woods Off and proclaim: 'The power of Deet repells you!' ala Exorcist. That usually works pretty well.

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