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by Eric
Fri May 18, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Ask Eric
Replies: 683
Views: 30634

Re: Ask Eric

Ratty wrote:Eric does everyone in the BayArea go to events all year?


Events? Sure - I'm at parties and clubs all the time. Also movies, game nights and ... other stuff.
by Eric
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: DJ Avicii Death
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: DJ Avicii Death

Was he a major force in making EDM mainstream (love it or hate it)? Yep. I’d say Donna Summer had him beat by 40+ years, but that’s just us old bearded queens talking drag races and shit... ;) Everything's a cycle, Avicii, Daft Punk and some others are who brought it back this go-'round. I remember...
by Eric
Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Newbie Order of Things
Replies: 24
Views: 979

Re: Newbie Order of Things

I haven't showered out there since 2007 - within a few minutes of getting out, you're covered in dust again. I use No Rinse Body Wash & a washcloth for my hands, face, pits & bits; No Rinse Shampoo/ Conditioner for my beard. You smell like a nursing home for about 30 minutes, but the stuff w...
by Eric
Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: DJ Avicii Death
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: DJ Avicii Death

I've got a lot of friends who are really sad about this. Was he Prince or Bowie (or even Amy Winehouse)? No. Was he a major force in making EDM mainstream (love it or hate it)? Yep.
by Eric
Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: I bought tickets through a 3rd party!
Replies: 3
Views: 430

Re: I bought tickets through a 3rd party!

I've moved this to Tickets Discussion, where it's a better fit
by Eric
Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Tickets/Passes Offered
Topic: SOLD: Selling 2 Tickets + Vehicle Pass for 2,210 USD
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: SOLD: Selling 2 Tickets + Vehicle Pass for 2,210 USD

Congrats to the buyer, thread is locked. :)
by Eric
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: [IMHO] BMC ticket sale process is broken!
Replies: 22
Views: 943

Re: [IMHO] BMC ticket sale process is broken!

So, i've been hyped through the day of the Main Sale that i'll be successful purchasing the ticket with no problems , but, bummer, i was not. The problem is not the org, or the ticket sales, but that the camp you joined blatantly lied to you and built up your hopes. Our federal permit tells the org...
by Eric
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12501
Views: 490372

Re: The person below me

Nah. My life is my gag.


TPBM doesn't think that's a valid answer, and really does have an amazing April Fools joke planned.
by Eric
Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: When was ePlaya born?
Replies: 13
Views: 1008

Re: When was ePlaya born?

ygmir wrote:that's the nice thing about souls......they stay black no matter what...


I'm a ginger - no soul to blacken. :shock:
by Eric
Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: OK so what the hell did I miss (the good old days)?
Replies: 27
Views: 2270

Re: OK so what the hell did I miss (the good old days)?

Thanks for all the old stories was fun to read but doesn't damper my spirit to finally arrive this summer as a 2018 virgin. Don't let any of us jaded fuckos dampen your spirit - and you'll notice that most of us still go. We may have memories of great things in the past, but, fukkit, last year I ma...
by Eric
Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: When was ePlaya born?
Replies: 13
Views: 1008

Re: When was ePlaya born?

Papa Bear wrote:
Eric wrote:It's in our blood - that fucking dust attaches itself permanently.


No kidding. When I first started going, my beard was red. Now it's almost entirely the color of playa, and getting more so every year.


Same issue, with the same color beard! :lol:
by Eric
Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: When was ePlaya born?
Replies: 13
Views: 1008

Re: When was ePlaya born?

Captain Goddammit wrote:There’s actually a few of us from the start of ePlaya still around.
Why, I don’t know...


It's in our blood - that fucking dust attaches itself permanently. Even when we miss years.
by Eric
Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: JRS - Has it lost steam?
Replies: 20
Views: 966

Re: JRS - Has it lost steam?

and Token hits the nail on the head.

I glance at JRS & move on, I used to read the whole thing. I'd call it milquetoast, but that implies something more exciting than the current JRS.
by Eric
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12501
Views: 490372

Re: The person below me

God no. Air-conditioned RVs/ hexa's/ etc to escape to, yes; the whole place - oh hell no.



tpbm has a favorite springtime destination
by Eric
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Rideshares & Resource Sharing
Topic: Guardian on the Burner Bus
Replies: 4
Views: 604

Re: Guardian on the Burner Bus

Backing up what Token said. With Kidsville you can trust they're going to recommend someone worthy of precious cargo - even on a crowded bus. That's the only way I'd allow a stranger to act as a guardian to any of my nieces or nephews.
by Eric
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12501
Views: 490372

Re: The person below me

I do, but the event inevitably takes place in a field of dead grass surrounded by an irrigation ditch, and the only way in is over a couple of planks of wood. Somehow there are still vehicles there, and I always (always) discover that I've forgotten to bring anything. tpbm also has their "I'm d...
by Eric
Fri Feb 09, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12501
Views: 490372

Re: The person below me

Don't even have a drivers license, much less an art car to drive. Sadly.



tpbm has gotten to explore their favorite art car.
by Eric
Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12501
Views: 490372

Re: The person below me

This year it's a pile of vacations with the Hubby, next year all that money gets plowed back into the Burn.


tbpm hasn't ever taken a "vacation year" since they've started going to the Burn
by Eric
Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Why is it nobody is overtly concerned with the color of my piss the other 51 weeks of the year?
Replies: 7
Views: 1275

Re: Why is it nobody is overtly concerned with the color of my piss the other 51 weeks of the year?

FlyingMonkey wrote:
gbus wrote:This thread seems like a reaction from lack of hydration


Be careful what you say, someone is likely to piss all over this thread.


Man, urine trouble for these bad puns. I mean, water you thinking? You know I'm going to have to flush the thread if it starts leaking all over the place.
by Eric
Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: PAGE TWO
Replies: 4266
Views: 199931

Re: PAGE TWO

Traveller in Time wrote:Cant find the concept "Page Two" on Wiki or dictionary
Page three however :roll: . .


Try here: (hint, it's the very first post in this thread)
by Eric
Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: PAGE TWO
Replies: 4266
Views: 199931

Re: PAGE TWO

Okay kids, a tête-à-tête is supposed to be private, and the running public attacks are getting really old, especially in threads that are designed to be ANONYMOUS commentary. I'm busy, and I'm going to be annoyed if I have to spend hours cleaning up the board.

Thank you for understanding.
by Eric
Sat Oct 07, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Overly Aggressive LEOs This Year?
Replies: 38
Views: 3000

Re: Overly Aggressive LEOs This Year?

but clearly working with or under cover LEO. Then it's most likely that he wasn't an undercover or connected with them. If they were that easy to spot they'd all be dead - you don't think criminals are going to let one off the hook when they see who they "clearly" are, do you? That's wher...
by Eric
Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Interacting with official misinformation?
Replies: 58
Views: 3565

Re: Interacting with official misinformation?

You seem to be suggesting that lying to people is more-ok when the liar thinks it's funny? Not just me. You might want to investigate the terms "satire", "parody", "lampoon"; hell, look up the antics of the "cacophony society" (you know, part of the reason BM...
by Eric
Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Show No L&F 2017 Usergroup
Replies: 12
Views: 1407

Re: Show No L&F 2017 Usergroup

It's a coding thingy. Trilo will take care of it as soon as he has time.
by Eric
Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Interacting with official misinformation?
Replies: 58
Views: 3565

Re: Interacting with official misinformation?

Is this all just hypotheticals or is there a concrete example here to work with? The concrete example is Media Mecca including among their many informational flyers a set that said the BMIR location (5:45+Esp) had public wifi. I've been told this was meant as a prank aimed at BMIR by MM, sending a ...
by Eric
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: Likely temperature range for 2017?
Replies: 48
Views: 3045

Re: Likely temperature range for 2017?

Still, it was easily the hottest burn I've ever experienced. Yup. This is the first year that I barely left camp until after sundown, and spent most days just sleeping out of the heat (bless you for existing, RV A/C). A camp-mate told me I was "missing the Burn", I just pointed out the do...
by Eric
Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Moderator note and request....
Replies: 6
Views: 620

Re: Moderator note and request....

I don't even bring a laptop with me (don't own one, so it would be tricky ...) All I have is my cellphone, that is kept off & locked away the vast majority of the time. All y'alls on your own as far as I'm concerned. :lol: Play nice!
by Eric
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Quick Links under ePlaya banner
Replies: 5
Views: 497

Re: Quick Links under ePlaya banner

I can't duplicate it (attached is a screen-shot of my entire browser window, reduced to the smallest size I could get & still see the Quick Links. I've tried it on Chrome & FF, same results). You might want to clear your cache, if that doesn't work it will have to wait until the IT masters g...
by Eric
Thu Aug 24, 2017 12:09 pm
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Quick Links under ePlaya banner
Replies: 5
Views: 497

Re: Quick Links under ePlaya banner

Post a screen capture, plus your browser & operating system. I've just played with mine (Chrome on Win7) and the words "Quick Links" will disappear, but the three horizontal bars for the button are still there. That section (Home/ Quick Links/ Notifications/ etc) doesn't go under the b...

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