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by Doktor_Catu
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: I can't believe I'm actually going
Replies: 16
Views: 2138

Re: I can't believe I'm actually going

Hello my friend. Sit and listen :) Burning man has that effect on people. Grossly there are two types: That are those who just go to another festival and there are burners. Maybe, if you are lucky, when you go you will discover which one are you. If you go with a good mindset, you are off to a big a...
by Doktor_Catu
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Camps & Villages
Topic: Where will YOUR camp be this year 2019
Replies: 23
Views: 2096

Re: Where will YOUR camp be this year 2019

Great topic Ratty! Will be at 2:00 & E this year. Opulent chill.

Come and see, great tunes, comfy places to relax, and I may brew some mean coffee :D
by Doktor_Catu
Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:59 am
Forum: Art & Performance
Topic: Burning Man Human Library Seeking Volunteers
Replies: 2
Views: 419

Re: Burning Man Human Library Seeking Volunteers

Very interesting project. Where do I sign up?

=)

Apprentice storyteller here. Former International lawyer, nowadays a translator. Have been a waiter, barman, private pilot, IT trainer among other things. Pagan and proud of it.
by Doktor_Catu
Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: My Last Minute Round 2
Replies: 3
Views: 616

Re: My Last Minute Round 2

Dude, don't relax your planning because you have done it before. Treat it as it was your first time again *grin* Read the survival guide; take a look at the Captain's Log series. Read Eplaya like a bored librarian on crack. I got my ticket 2 days ago, and I am coming from Brazil (AKA Bolsozil). It's...
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Virgin Burner looking for info
Replies: 9
Views: 1372

Re: Virgin Burner looking for info

So Pappachuck, got your ticket?
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: 1st TIME - solo burner - GLBT
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Re: 1st TIME - solo burner - GLBT

Dude, got your ticket? Just curious.
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2018 Edition
Replies: 376
Views: 48331

Re: The Bar 2018 Edition

gaminwench wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:53 am
Welcome back to the light.

Bushmill's?
Bourbon cask ;) . Thanks.
We should start a thread on playa cocktail recipes....
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Come Say Hi To This New (Virgin) Burner
Replies: 12
Views: 1185

Re: Come Say Hi To This New (Virgin) Burner

Hello Pavan! May you be free from college soon! I have always wanted to attend Burning Man to feel like I belong to a community since it was tough for me to fit in growing up. I have always been considered the "odd" one with my interests/music taste/clothing/etc, but I mean what exactly is normal an...
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: I can't wait to go home
Replies: 2
Views: 479

Re: I can't wait to go home

I hear you.

2017 was my first year. Need to go back home ASAP. :)

Sorry for your loss. Coming from BM to a funeral must have been a total crash :/
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2018 Edition
Replies: 376
Views: 48331

Re: The Bar 2018 Edition

**pours gingerale and whisky**

Hey y'all. :)

How are you doing? Coming back after a very dark year. Missed you so much.

That's it.
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: The Burnings kept me away until now
Replies: 6
Views: 703

Re: The Burnings kept me away until now

Ygmir,

THANK YOU :)

Spot on comment.
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: First Timer Looking Forward to 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 983

Re: First Timer Looking Forward to 2019

Hey Tiffany, welcome! This community is awesome. Do your homework and research, research, and do not feel afraid to post questions. 2017 was my virgin year and the posts here helped me so much! Coming from Dubai, you probably won't feel the desert is trying to kill you like I did on the first day ;)
by Doktor_Catu
Fri Mar 23, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Coming from UK need tent suggestions
Replies: 19
Views: 3259

Re: Coming from UK need tent suggestions

Dear AntiM,

Tell me more about this Blanket cooler. DO you dump water on it? Or it is just the comforter?

Best,
by Doktor_Catu
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Coming from UK need tent suggestions
Replies: 19
Views: 3259

Re: Coming from UK need tent suggestions

Canvas tents are the best choice. Last year I camped with a Kodiak, and it was AMAZING. Yes, You NEED a shade structure like a carport.

Sorry for not being able to give tips on local vendors - I am from Brazil.
by Doktor_Catu
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: This time I'm gonna...
Replies: 31
Views: 5903

Re: This time I'm gonna...

Try a different camp; get out more, sleep less. Maybe partake in more consumption of strange substances and weir cocktails.

O how I miss the dust!
by Doktor_Catu
Sun Sep 10, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: Elliot's Naked Bicycle Service, Piano Bar, & Much More 2017
Replies: 75
Views: 20767

Re: Elliot's Naked Bicycle Service, Piano Bar, & Much More 2017

Dear Elliot,

one of the bikes repaired was my wife's. Your guys were uber nice, quick and competent. Thank you all for making our international burn easier =)

Loved the piano set up.

Hugzzzz
by Doktor_Catu
Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Stolen tickets - help needed
Replies: 5
Views: 2624

Re: Stolen tickets - help needed

Thank you all for the replies :)

Crossing my fingers here.
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Jul 13, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Stolen tickets - help needed
Replies: 5
Views: 2624

Stolen tickets - help needed

Hello dear Veterans. I bought my tickets on the main sale (yay) and asked to USPS deliver them to my job. Guess what, USPS said it delivered the tickets and someone signed for the tickets (A certain D.EEE). Problem is, nobody with this initials work there and my mail room guy said he did not receive...
by Doktor_Catu
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: Brazil-themed Camps?
Replies: 5
Views: 2691

Re: Brazil-themed Camps?

Duuuuude!

Not budgeted for camp dues, but as a Brazilian I feel obligated to at least offer you some coffee and/or caipirinha =) PM me if you want to hook up.

Abraços!
by Doktor_Catu
Wed May 03, 2017 3:46 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog

Wait a darn minute. Are you looking at the ruling from April 5, 2015? We discussed it last year at this same time. Dejavu on you. Sorry. For me its like VUJA DE, "the feeling of never have being here before" as a burgin ;) I have seem many real good advices on leo's and searches but never seen anyt...
by Doktor_Catu
Tue May 02, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog

That reminds me. At the Newbie Orientation last Saturday I had an interesting conversation. I wish I could remember which dept I was talking to. They swore that there would be NO sniffy dogs or undercover officers this year. NONE. I questioned and prodded but couldn't get a source. That would be di...
by Doktor_Catu
Tue May 02, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Supreme Court: Cops can’t hold suspects to wait for drug-sniffing dog

Hello my fellow burners. This might interest you. http://thehill.com/regulation/court-battles/239513-court-rules-cops-cant-hold-suspects-to-wait-for-dog TL;DR: Supreme court rules constitutional protections against unreasonable search and seizure prevent police from extending an otherwise completed ...
by Doktor_Catu
Tue May 02, 2017 6:19 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fyre Festival: I cannot stop laughing.
Replies: 77
Views: 5775

Re: I cannot stop laughing.

(...) on their way to that perfect Instagram shot doing yoga in feathers in front of the temple. I have a plan to disrupt these as performance art. Across the boards, I've been reading words from the Bros/EDM circuit plans as they try to "shame" fat people out of BRC so that they aren't in these ph...
by Doktor_Catu
Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:52 am
Forum: Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: Brainy Bar 2017 - Dance @ 5:15!
Replies: 20
Views: 4501

Re: Eridu Society 2017 - Brainy Bar returns!

While we knew as we were leaving the playa that we were coming back, and that we'd had a lot of fun building and bringing the Brainy Bar, we wanted to take our time and wait until we'd formed up our 2017 plans before posting. (...) https://68.media.tumblr.com/073936888590d714fb92a74242ef457a/tumblr...
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Apr 06, 2017 6:54 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Solo British Guy excited to be going to his first burn!
Replies: 5
Views: 768

Re: Solo British Guy excited to be going to his first burn!

Hello All!!!!! Exactly what the subject says - First timer. From London. Coming alone. Little bit overwhelmed at the moment with what to do, how to do it and how to get there...But I'm EXCITED! Welcome mate! Get your questions in order and we will help ya prepare! Read a lot, plan, and do not leave...
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Apr 06, 2017 6:50 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Dumbfounded—
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Dumbfounded—

By the way, the art is AWESOME!!!!!! I am pretty sure that it will be a success. The design reminded me of a Herman Hesse quote that I love dearly: “Natures of your kind, with strong, delicate senses, the soul-oriented, the dreamers, poets, lovers are always superior to us creatures of the mind. You...
by Doktor_Catu
Thu Apr 06, 2017 6:43 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Dumbfounded—
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Dumbfounded—

(...) I've been quiet—life has thrown quite a curveball at me with an uprooting from my home (due to a 50% rent increase), and I held unto some small hope that I'd be rejected from the LITA pool, so that not going this year would be easier in light of the circumstances...but the message "Congratulat...
by Doktor_Catu
Tue Apr 04, 2017 4:32 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: "Burning Man's Culture is in Danger"
Replies: 110
Views: 23092

Re: "Burning Man's Culture is in Danger"

(...) or we ride this train until some catastrophe year that resembles a 1995 Grateful Dead show happens and we all pack up our toys and go home.
Was not aware of this piece of history. Googled it and learned about the Tour of Doom. Thanks @Wraith!
by Doktor_Catu
Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: New Burner from IL (questions on tickets)
Replies: 3
Views: 600

Re: New Burner from IL (questions on tickets)

Officially, you will have the STEP and OMG sales from now on. After July some ticket begging.

Some $1200 tickets will be sold too.

Read Jackrabbit speaks, take a look on the tickets section on the webpage, and beware of scams and scalpers.

Good luck!

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