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by ygmir
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:40 am
Forum: Black Rock City Cultural Direction
Topic: 10 Yr Environmental Impact Statement (Includes Relating to Culture)
Replies: 108
Views: 7013

Re: 10 Yr Environmental Impact Statement (Includes Relating to Culture)

Darn, I was hoping for a rollback to 50K population cap ... Bummer. I too was hoping for a 50k cap. It solved most of the issues. Exactly! At the end of the day, the BORG driving for constant growth instead of sustainability has exacerbated all the problems that triggered the outlandish mitigation ...
by ygmir
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Camps & Villages
Topic: Can You See This Happening???
Replies: 17
Views: 657

Re: Can You See This Happening???

Dr. Pyro wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:22 am
If I wanted people who I don't know just parking their ass and camping in front of my home, I'll move to San Francisco.
love you.
by ygmir
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Designed with no seat (cannot be a modified vehicle with the seat removed)
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Designed with no seat (cannot be a modified vehicle with the seat removed)

There are all sorts of new motorized vehicles being sold over the past few years that were not on the market when the event started. This was largely unregulated on the playa and OF COURSE people took advantage and pushed for bigger and faster. With the full blessing of everyone who had to jump out...
by ygmir
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

hahahahaa
good one FJ!

well, back from the big hill workout/job.
and of course, the hottest day of the year, so far, here....
But, we got it done, so yay that, I guess.......Naproxen and CBD, for me.......
by ygmir
Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

Mighty impressive! yeah.....and now the family wants me to make a concrete wall/curbing around the plot. Only 1/2 yard of concrete......but, hand carried. haaha, and why do I always say "yes"? Maybe my prices are too cheap? No hesitation to my bid "just do it".....dang. haha I (not so fondly) remem...
by ygmir
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

magicmarty wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:30 am
Mighty impressive!
yeah.....and now the family wants me to make a concrete wall/curbing around the plot. Only 1/2 yard of concrete......but, hand carried. haaha, and why do I always say "yes"? Maybe my prices are too cheap? No hesitation to my bid "just do it".....dang. haha
by ygmir
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

Ever carry something awkward in a blanket? Four, five, six or more guys holding onto corners and edges of the blanket, and the item in the middle of the blanket. Could you use that principle and make a "blanket -- a cargo sling, I think it would be called -- with rope? Of course, you would have to ...
by ygmir
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:40 am
Forum: Camps & Villages
Topic: eplaya Meet & Greet 2019!
Replies: 51
Views: 2556

Re: eplaya Meet & Greet 2019!

I never went in my ten years but Doom’n’Gloom wore my name tag one year. uh oh.....does that mean.... 296872_10150328623172929_1184609554_n.jpg For a pretty plain picture, Doom n Gloom, Mercedes, Tamara, Foxfur, Ygmir and me. one of my favorite photos, Sham. Nuthin but friends and good times! ah, t...
by ygmir
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Camps & Villages
Topic: eplaya Meet & Greet 2019!
Replies: 51
Views: 2556

Re: eplaya Meet & Greet 2019!

I've been silently lurking these boards since 2011. I think it's time I come and meet all you crazy bastards. Everyone will have name tags. It's fun to connect the faces with the playa names. 8) I never went in my ten years but Doom’n’Gloom wore my name tag one year. uh oh.....does that mean.... 29...
by ygmir
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

*strolls in, starts ECM* HI BVB! Hi Marty! well, the heats setting in. Been doing a lot of concrete vertical (wall and plaster finishing) work, this is getting hard on me though. Seems I just can't one hand multiple 50 lb. buckets of mud over my head like I once could.....haha damn. I have a neat j...
by ygmir
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

*strolls in, starts ECM* HI BVB! Hi Marty! well, the heats setting in. Been doing a lot of concrete vertical (wall and plaster finishing) work, this is getting hard on me though. Seems I just can't one hand multiple 50 lb. buckets of mud over my head like I once could.....haha damn. I have a neat jo...
by ygmir
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: 2017 BxB & BxA up moderately
Replies: 5
Views: 3425

Re: 2017 BxB & BxA up moderately

Another factoid, from the Draft EIS hearings: “Every year, 20,000 Burners coming from 34 countries during the week, bringing in $11 million revenue just to the airport,” Brian Kulpin, head of marketing and public affairs for the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, said at an April 8 meeting. “We appr...
by ygmir
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.
Replies: 239
Views: 30941

Re: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.

No, not if those viewpoints are so abhorrent to the other person. You don’t have to be tolerant or accepting of it. much disappoint. I’m not saying people don’t have a right to their opinion, they do. Other people have the right to not like or accept said opinion. Example; There are people who thin...
by ygmir
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

*walks in, notes lump in corner booth with thumbs up signal, snoring* yeah, people havin fun. that's a good thing, IMHO. not talking politics, judging what is art, dissing others for varied opinions or perspectives. cartoons, comics, overindulging, maybe some smoking and giggles. Today, I'm missing ...
by ygmir
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.
Replies: 239
Views: 30941

Re: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.

lucky420 wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:53 am
Dr. Pyro wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 10:57 am
Simon of the Playa wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:57 am
bitch, please.


i like tatonka.

i do not like you.
How is that helpful? Can't people just be tolerant and accepting of differing viewpoints?
No, not if those viewpoints are so abhorrent to the other person. You don’t have to be tolerant or accepting of it.
much disappoint.
by ygmir
Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

*rides in on War Rabbit*
Opens bar, starts ECM*

HI Marty!
HI Gang!

Saturday morning!
*pushes tv clicker, heads for ROS*
by ygmir
Fri May 31, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

this^^
by ygmir
Fri May 31, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.
Replies: 239
Views: 30941

Re: Prostelytize Here and Only Here.

Yes, that’s a nice looking human there Tatonka. He looks like he brings you great joy. I hope that my daughters, any granddaughters, still have the decision of choice wether they were raped or not. See we don’t need or want this bullshit of exceptions in cases of “rape or incest” Our choice is our ...
by ygmir
Fri May 31, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Stop posting so much
Replies: 6847
Views: 529946

Re: Stop posting so much

Rabbi Dali Rick wrote:
Fri May 31, 2019 6:30 am
That's it....

I'm calling the Cops...
REBBI!!!!!!!
by ygmir
Thu May 30, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Old and Cynical
Replies: 75
Views: 9527

Re: Old and Cynical

Wow ... how time files! :shock: I thought that I'd bump this old thread since I'm now even older, and possibly even more cynical, than before ... but I finally got a real playa-name, and so have just changed my username here as I get ready for my 4th TTITD. I'm also likely to start whoring for on-p...
by ygmir
Wed May 29, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2019 Edition...
Replies: 152
Views: 7495

Re: The Bar 2019 Edition...

HI gang!
yeah Marty, that was a fun evening! ha, part of the entertainment was just watching you and Doc and your excitement as the game went on.
Sounds like you're having a fun road trip, Doc! good on ya!

*heads for ROS*
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

Re: environmentalism:

https://youtu.be/G2y8Sx4B2Sk Acculturation implies that cultures merge, with the minority culture contributing to the majority culture so that a new improved culture emerges. BM is a cult. It has 10 principles. They don’t change. The word you’re looking for is Assimilation. I'd break that down into...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

Re: environmentalism:

Acculturated https://youtu.be/G2y8Sx4B2Sk Acculturation implies that cultures merge, with the minority culture contributing to the majority culture so that a new improved culture emerges. BM is a cult. It has 10 principles. They don’t change. The word you’re looking for is Assimilation. I'd break t...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

Re: environmentalism:

Dammit Yg, this one of my buttons and you done poked it with rusty rebar. Through 2006, Burning Man was just a bunch of weirdos n FKOs doing their thing in the salt flat for a week. 2007 was the year a political agenda got screwed into TTITD, Green Fucking Man. It was the beginning of the end. Prom...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

Re: environmentalism:

I understand your question. I would speculate many ePlayans are lower than most carbon in their life. What am proposing is that the BORG document participation carbon in detail and encourage lowering it in participants, year around. 13th principle low carbon? Yes. Me, myself, I have brought 2-5 rid...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

Re: environmentalism:

Yes! This is exactly why I have proposed detailed carbon accounting as part of the EIS multiple times. We burn shit, we fuel shit on playa, we pilot motor vehicles to-from there (hopefully with 3+ passengers), some fly in from distant places. We could be a model for BLM on carbon accounting. The to...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: environmentalism:
Replies: 13
Views: 467

environmentalism:

I hear, often, how "green" or "woke" or whatever, certain Burners are.....and I wonder, how can that be, if you attend TTITD? It's such a huge waste of resources, carbon dump, whatever... To be fair, I've been to TTITD, and have no problem with it. Maybe someone can explain to me, how some call them...
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Organic Toilet Vendor Legit and OSS Approved?
Replies: 17
Views: 843

Re: Organic Toilet Vendor Legit and OSS Approved?

lucky420 wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 8:51 am
Aaaaaand whose to say they wouldn’t be adding an ADA accessible Porto at the end of the bank just like any other approved vendor?

Nope, ya’ll just jumped their shit before you knew anything :lol:
brilliant.
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Stop posting so much
Replies: 6847
Views: 529946

Re: Stop posting so much

wooden posting, that is...morning wood is real.
by ygmir
Sun May 26, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Stop posting so much
Replies: 6847
Views: 529946

Re: Stop posting so much

ok, who the hell takes MDMF as boss? I mean, how long has it been now? Egad! You People! Post on! Post, Post, Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post, Post, Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Post Pos...

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