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by some seeing eye
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Re: My favorite video (today) thread
Replies: 184
Views: 22456

Re: My favorite video (today) thread

^ that's like Ann Coulter claiming her family are settlers, not immigrants. Newspeak.

by some seeing eye
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Muller devotional candle
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There are Ruth Bader Ginsburg devotional candles out there too, long may she live!
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Even Michelle Obama and Christine Blasey Ford have candles, and I'm sure many more! If burning them helps protect them, I'm in.
by some seeing eye
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3078
Views: 375067

Re: Rest In Peace

Alter Wiener, Holocaust survivor from age 13, at 15 to camps #64735, passed by motor vehicle on walker accident at age 92. He spent many years dedicated to education and there are many videos of him speaking.
by some seeing eye
Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Flat Top Shade Structure Guidance + Am I Missing Anything?
Replies: 54
Views: 7004

Re: Flat Top Shade Structure Guidance + Am I Missing Anything?

If you are using a tarp for the roof, it's a sail. Even shade cloth or camo is a sail, though less. The force on a sail in pounds for each square foot is 0.00256 x wind speed in mph squared. If the wind can get under it that's a lot of force. If you are surrounded by RVs there is less a chance the f...
by some seeing eye
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II
Replies: 2831
Views: 231781

Re: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II

Jews on Ellis Island 1936 protesting being deported back to Germany.

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by some seeing eye
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Perhaps this has been covered, but if not: The Trump organization is corrupt. It has a consistent pattern of bailouts and deals in the hotel business with the Russians and Saudis (who else?) The Kushners are also in bed with the Saudis (and who else?) Who knows what corruption is going on with Ivank...
by some seeing eye
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Neti Pots - use sterile technique and saline only
Replies: 0
Views: 125

Neti Pots - use sterile technique and saline only

Neti pots are a tool to respond to dust irritation in the nasal passages. In Seattle, an individual using water in their neti pot caused a fatal infection.
by some seeing eye
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

We all know about Trump hats made in China. We all know about him seeking immigrant visas to labor in his businesses, because "Americans are not available." And we now all know about him hiring illegal immigrants. Because privilege. “We are tired of the abuse, the insults, the way he talks about us ...
by some seeing eye
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Car shopping!! What's a good a Burnermobile????
Replies: 30
Views: 3842

Re: Car shopping!! What's a good a Burnermobile????

No need to dis the El*ment or thread revival. I shared one in a group of three with camp infrastructure my last burn. It takes a common gutter mount roof rack. I generally carry everything but food and water on the roof when I can, and I did. You can wash the inside. Durable in miles and fuel effici...
by some seeing eye
Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Fresh Spam Accounts
Replies: 17
Views: 624

Re: Fresh Spam Accounts

I have heard that there are phpBB plug-ins to target spam. Beyond that, there would be machine learning tools. Especially easy, because the spammers are simplistic. It would relieve mod time.
by some seeing eye
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Thanks Mr Simon! It is common knowledge that Alzheimer disease affected the presidential responsibility of President Reagan. And now with President Bush passing, it would be a good time to interview WH staff on how much working around and staff rebounds were in play, including by the VP. The concern...
by some seeing eye
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3205

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

I cannot imagine what family of missing are going through. Sure you are in touch with the sheriff office. Adding to Mr Canoe's excellent posts, they are using portable DNA testing of remains against voluntary samples collected from family members. Very rapid matching, hours, matching or not (hopeful...
by some seeing eye
Wed Nov 28, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Twitter remixes 2018 White House Christmas decor

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by some seeing eye
Tue Nov 27, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II
Replies: 2831
Views: 231781

Re: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II

NYTimes Page 7 November 14, 1938 Jewish Refugees Netherlands.jpg Jews on Knees Beg Netherlands Entry Implore Admission at Border but Guards are Doubled For the 9 trillion we wasted so far in Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria & Libya, we could have created an enduring thriving economy and healthy socie...
by some seeing eye
Mon Nov 26, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Re: My favorite video (today) thread
Replies: 184
Views: 22456

Re: My favorite video (today) thread

Stick figures explain federal lands

by some seeing eye
Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Commander in Chief Steampunk circa 1818



Remix that
by some seeing eye
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II
Replies: 2831
Views: 231781

Re: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II

I was about to make a comment in the California fire thread that with rain coming it's getting biblical. But a "just locker room talk" Republican beat us to it. https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/417555-gop-county-chairman-deletes-image-calling-wildfires-gods. Not only a sad statement...
by some seeing eye
Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3205

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

To some ideas on this thread. I'm a fan of alternative housing models. Where I live, Oregon, our housing costs 4x what would be normal because California refugees can pay cash. I'm safe because I bought at the right time. We need more prefab and manufactured housing alternatives. Zoning works agains...
by some seeing eye
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3205

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

To Mr Canoe's posts, thermal radiation follows the inverse square law for distance and radiation is going to ignite building materials at different temperatures.
by some seeing eye
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3205

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

I don't live in CA. But my opinion is that PG&E will go bankrupt but come back the same, the families and homeowners will be poorly compensated, the electricity bills will increase (creating a heavier burden for fixed and low income customers), and the tree trimming will be further delayed creating ...
by some seeing eye
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3205

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Our hearts go out to death and property losses. Electric utilities have the capability to trim trees. Not doing can create sparks making fires. It costs money. Some utilities on the East Coast saved money neglecting tree trimming extending Hurricane Sandy outages. Losses in the West are infinitely m...
by some seeing eye
Sun Nov 11, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Donald Trump is my hero
Replies: 758
Views: 66791

Re: Donald Trump is my hero

Trump's European visit is a lost weekend of Trump binging in his hotel. https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/11/politics/donald-trump-macron-nationalism-paris-armistice/index.html. We are not paying him to do that and I doubt those who voted for him intended he misbehave so severely. Twitter has been mocking...
by some seeing eye
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Art & Performance
Topic: Biggest MOOP in the history of Burning Man
Replies: 261
Views: 20078

Re: Biggest MOOP in the history of Burning Man

A long time ago we had a bus with a live band on top if it. It was a really good funk soul and electronic band. Some friends were also involved with the Neverwas Haul. While free rides should be encouraged, the demand is just too great in relation to the supply. Our main problem, for which we had to...
by some seeing eye
Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II
Replies: 2831
Views: 231781

Re: Politics, Everyday, All day... morning, noon and night....II

The fierce fight to confirm Kavanaugh now makes sense. Kavanaugh went after President Bill Clinton. He now believes an imperial (Trump) presidency is out of reach of our justice system. Kavanaugh could be very handy to the giant pumpkin very soon. We speculate on impeachment, but that would have to ...
by some seeing eye
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: Articles
Topic: Culture - Camps - Placement
Replies: 36
Views: 4704

Re: Culture - Camps - Placement

I credit Mr Jackass for being the prime mover in the community addressing the PnP issue - thanks! - and he was followed a few days later by the sherpa's lament. By the way, there was a beautiful culture jam last year where a camp with WiFi Internet set their SSID to the name of an adjacent camp, not...
by some seeing eye
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Articles
Topic: Culture - Camps - Placement
Replies: 36
Views: 4704

Re: Culture - Camps - Placement

3. Understanding the challenges that the BORG faces with limiting OSS vis-a-vis the BLM, rich people doing things without permission and making things worse for everyone anyway, and the "prevent-greater-evil" philosophy, we need to figure out how to reduce use of OSS not by new rules or regulations...
by some seeing eye
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Culture - Camps - Placement
Replies: 36
Views: 4704

Re: Culture - Camps - Placement

The BORG knows a lot about the high-end PnP camps because of the outside services program. It is up to the BORG to audit in whatever behavior they want to that small number of camps and campers. If that was happening, as was promised as a response to sherpa-gate, we wouldn't be having the conversati...
by some seeing eye
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Looking for Artists!
Replies: 6
Views: 3946

Re: Looking for Artists!

Buying art for someone requires a lot of knowledge. (Even buying art for yourself results in rejects over time!) One possibility is that Larry Harvey's brother is an art photographer and would likely make limited edition prints on archival paper. Are you in a burner town? You could contact the Arter...
by some seeing eye
Mon Oct 22, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Future Drone Policy BRC & USA
Replies: 48
Views: 6559

Re: Future Drone Policy BRC & USA

The drone art was a beautiful thing and glad they brought it in collaboration with the Artery. But drones near airports continue to be a problem, and Burning Man has an airport. June 25, 1918: "The B787 pilot reports on approach to Heathrow RW27L when a drone-like object was seen to pass just below ...

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