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by Thecatman
Sun Jun 22, 2008 1:37 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: your stupid joke here
Replies: 1054
Views: 225059

While suturing a gash on the hand of a 75 year old Sweetwater, Texas rancher, whose hand got caught in a gate, the rancher and doctor engage in conversation that eventually gets around to Obama andhis bid to be President. The rancher says, 'Ya know, Obama is a post turtle.' The doctor not being fami...
by Thecatman
Mon Jun 02, 2008 8:56 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3113
Views: 405084

A little before my time but Bo Diddley was a great blues rocker
by Thecatman
Sun Jun 01, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: your stupid joke here
Replies: 1054
Views: 225059

An elderly couple has supper at another elderly couples house. After eating, the two women go to the kitchen and the two men go to the parlor. The two gentlemen were talking and one says "Last night we went to a new restaurant. The food was great and I highly recommend it". The other gentleman asks ...
by Thecatman
Sat May 17, 2008 10:26 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: your stupid joke here
Replies: 1054
Views: 225059

Three men-a Canadian farmer, osama bin ladan and a Texan were working together in a field and they find a lantern and a genie pops out. "I'll grant each of you one wish each which is three wishes total". The Canadian says "I'm a farmer and my sons will farm too. I want the land of Canada to be forev...
by Thecatman
Thu May 08, 2008 10:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3113
Views: 405084

Country great Eddy Arnold. May15, 1918 to May8, 2008
by Thecatman
Fri Apr 18, 2008 3:47 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: your stupid joke here
Replies: 1054
Views: 225059

Three women die in a car crash and go to heaven. When they get to the Pearly Gates, St Peter is there and tells them, "We have only one rule here, DO NOT STEP ON A DUCK." So the trio enters heaven and there are ducks everywhere. The three women try their best to avoid them but one woman steps on a d...
by Thecatman
Sun Apr 13, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Transportation on the Playa
Replies: 37
Views: 5958

That tank wheelchair is way cool. Bet they run over $8,000.
by Thecatman
Thu Apr 10, 2008 7:34 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: truck canopy???
Replies: 29
Views: 4631

Theres also some camping gear manufactures that make pop-up tents that mount to truck bed rails. They're made according to make, model and year and make the for "suv's" too.
by Thecatman
Sun Apr 06, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: truck canopy???
Replies: 29
Views: 4631

I've camped in the back of my truck dozens of times. Took it to BM last year. I put a sheet of 3/4"x 4'x8' plywood in the bed and an air mattress on the plywood and slept great in spite of the dust. If I'm not out exploring I keep the plywood in the garage. It's a 1995 Ford 1/2 ton (F150), 8 foot be...
by Thecatman
Thu Apr 03, 2008 8:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 1522
Views: 102176

Vey depressing. I hope it's not true but if it is, I won't be out anything cause I won the tickets from a local radio station
by Thecatman
Thu Apr 03, 2008 7:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 1522
Views: 102176

Van Halen, April 17th at the Reno Event Center
by Thecatman
Sun Mar 23, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Colder then a Witches tit
Replies: 55
Views: 7151

The coldest we had was about 11 above. But we did have 35" of snow for the winter as of now. Normal for a winter is about 15". I used the snowblower for the first time in two years.
by Thecatman
Sun Mar 23, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fernley Flood
Replies: 13
Views: 2074

A few days ago they opened the "valves" to let the water flow again.
by Thecatman
Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: O-Hell Rolls Over
Replies: 13
Views: 2395

For the record, if anybody is going to rent an RV from Sierra RV in Reno, forget it. They're sold out
by Thecatman
Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: O-Hell Rolls Over
Replies: 13
Views: 2395

For last years BM I rented a 4x6 Uhaul trailer w/o problems. The only problem was the dealer in Carson City would'nt let one go to BM but the next one I tried in Reno did'nt seam care. They asked what I needed it for and I said "to go camping" and they asked "where" and I said "the Black Rock Desert...
by Thecatman
Sun Aug 26, 2007 11:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Who would you most like to meet on the playa in 2007?
Replies: 55
Views: 8473

Well shoot fire, maybe we can hook-up for an hour or so on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday and talk cats. I always have pictures of my 7 with me most all the time. Except for when I'm at work and even then I have pictures in my locker.
by Thecatman
Fri Aug 24, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Who would you most like to meet on the playa in 2007?
Replies: 55
Views: 8473

Anybody out there who likes cats!!
by Thecatman
Tue Aug 21, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Days and hours for Crystal Ice in Reno
Replies: 3
Views: 929

The pleasure was all mine!
by Thecatman
Mon Aug 20, 2007 9:12 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Days and hours for Crystal Ice in Reno
Replies: 3
Views: 929

Days and hours for Crystal Ice in Reno

Monday-Saturday 7am-5pm. Sunday 8am-3pm. Dry Ice 95cents per lb. Block Ice 10 lbs $1.75 25lbs $5.50 300lbs scored or carved $70.00 Bagged Ice 7lbs $1.50 20lbs $3.50 40lbs $7.00 40lbs Pea Ice $8.00
by Thecatman
Mon Aug 20, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: dry ice
Replies: 425
Views: 346264

As of August 17th dry ice at Crystal Ice was .95 cents per lb. They are open Saturday and til 5pm during the week. I have to be in Reno at 5pm today so after I take care of my business there I'll swing by Crytals and get the hours and post them on the Share Resource thread. Probably won't post it ti...
by Thecatman
Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:03 pm
Forum: Food & Drink
Topic: Dining on the Playa - What do you bring to eat?
Replies: 120
Views: 29156

For lunch, nothing beats a SPAM sandwich with onions and mayo on wheat. Can of Coors or Hires Root Beer to wash it down.
by Thecatman
Sun Aug 19, 2007 10:12 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Fire at Tahoe dirves bears into Reno
Replies: 1
Views: 575

It's not just the results from the Angora fire thats affecting the bears. It's also because last winter was dry. According to todays Nevada Appeal newspaper, Carson City has to date 1.77" of precipitation as opposed to the 6.48" that we should have. Like all other wild animals, the bears instinct is...
by Thecatman
Fri Aug 17, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: What's the FLATTEST route from Seattle?
Replies: 23
Views: 3858

Think to if your insurance will cover hitting a cow. Or deer, or wild horse. Not only the cow but damage to your vehicle. Espacially if you were exceeding the posted speed limit. Unrelated to BM, a woman was killed on SR 445 a few years ago after hitting a wild horse
by Thecatman
Fri Aug 17, 2007 8:58 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: 1st Car Wash before Reno on I-80 west
Replies: 2
Views: 787

Unless you went to a car wash in Fernley, the only place I can think of is the Quik Stop on Vista Blvd in Sparks. Going west on I80 exit Vista and turn right. A few hunderd yards is a traffic light and it'll be in front of you on your right. It's a drive thru type car wash and mini mart/gas station....
by Thecatman
Wed Aug 15, 2007 9:17 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: My gift ideas: good or bad?
Replies: 30
Views: 5748

I like your ides on, more things to do with duct tape. I'm serious!
by Thecatman
Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:43 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Meteor Shower
Replies: 12
Views: 3467

The Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend. While on my way home from work Friday night, actually 12:10am Saturday, Aug 11th, I was on southbound on I580 (aka 395) near Damonte Ranch in south Reno, the whole sky looking S/SW lit up for about three seconds. I swore it could'nt be lightning so I lea...
by Thecatman
Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:15 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Single and Not Creepy...
Replies: 30
Views: 4924

While at my first burn I was riding around in my birthday suit and a woman close to my age said "Ooohhh, I like your outfit". Took it as a complmant but did'nt push it any futher. I have one question. Why would anyone spend thousands of their hard earned money (Not including possible lost OT pay fro...
by Thecatman
Mon Aug 06, 2007 11:03 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: GREATEST BASEBALL FANS IN THE WORLD?
Replies: 542
Views: 103453

Henry Aaron did'nt have to deal with, in my opinion, meaningless interleague games either.
by Thecatman
Mon Aug 06, 2007 11:00 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: GREATEST BASEBALL FANS IN THE WORLD?
Replies: 542
Views: 103453

I did'nt care for his additude when playing resumed after the baseball strike in 95 or 96 (I'll stand correction on the year). The players screwed the fans in all the past stikes. Thats part of the reason us working folks almost have to get a loan to go to a game. The home plate umpire yells, "PLAY ...
by Thecatman
Mon Aug 06, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: It's gonna be dusty!!
Replies: 29
Views: 6168

Went to the playa today (Aug 5th). We left around 09:30 and got to Brunos around 11:30 and stopped for a cheeseburger. There was alot of dust blowing in from the Smoke Creek Desert north of Pyramid Lake. There was a consistant, stifff wind around 20mph comming from the S/SW creating lots of blowing ...

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