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by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: R.I.P Ryan Dunn
Replies: 39
Views: 2312

Sheesh...I had a post wrote and then cross checked my facts against TMZ...he was driving drunk. While I love Jackass, there's no excuse for this. I hope MTV (Viacom) and everyone associated with the show uses this as a golden opportunity to push an anti-drunk driving message that is obviously sorely...
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

Hmmmm..every member of the Senior or HQ staff I've met has not had an ego nor an attitude. I have encountered some communications issues like with this upgrade or with some regionals issues but that's really the extent of it. I'm also not an ass when I meet these people and I thank them for their ro...
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

We complain...because we care.
If we didn't care we would point our browsers elsewhere.
It really is that simple.
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 10:05 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

Wow it is actually hillarious that anyone would give half a shit about this. "Total lack of communication" - LOL. No one owes you any communication whatsoever. Seriously. Eat some mud. I strongly disagree. This is a community with thousands of hours of time invested into it. It's not just some simp...
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 7:54 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

The eplaya upgrade must be run by Harold Camping's people...you know the ones who called for the end of the world last month which failed to materialize....
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 7:48 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

I know...but damn...they know the history of this place and yet they go and pull this crap. Ugh! Where's the clue sticks, let's give the IT team a couple of smacks with one.
by Kinetik V
Tue Jun 21, 2011 7:36 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

From an IT Manager's perspective this is a fucked up upgrade that has already failed due to a serious lack of end user communication. If the people doing this upgrade were in Nevada and worked for me I would be preparing write up forms and most likely a box with a handy flash drive containing instru...
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 20, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Who will be last to post?
Replies: 95
Views: 3459

Bob wrote:Shouldn't the question be "Who will be the first to post?"
You, Jkisha, Maryanimal, or Fishy get my vote.
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 20, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: I'm trying to make a poem.
Replies: 24
Views: 996

Isotopia wrote:I don't read a fucking thing that rhymes with 'snark' in that post Crypto.

You need to cowboy up.
And you need a shot. Or three. Let the fish be.
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 20, 2011 12:03 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Eplaya last will and testament
Replies: 53
Views: 2217

Moonrise, the sleep apnea board link is greatly appreciated.
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:57 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Eplaya last will and testament
Replies: 53
Views: 2217

Now, now, now...let's not all expect the worst. Everything might just go as planned and all of this worry will have been for naught. You haven't been around here very long....(although 5 years isn't too bad) No good deed goes unpunished. This board has been the red headed step child of Burning Man ...
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

I'm thinking it's time for a slight change...might as well unify the eplaya presence with my social media stuff.

But then again a clean break has it's advantages too....
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Eplaya last will and testament
Replies: 53
Views: 2217

I hate to see the old board go. She's been there through good times and bad. And thanks to this place I've met some damn good people who I am damn proud to call friends. She goes down for the count at 7 pm Pacific time on Monday Night...I'll enjoy some Connemara in her honor. If she returns I hope s...
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 19, 2011 4:49 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

I kinda hope it forces everyone to create new logins...and a clean slate would be nice.

Oh and Jkisha: You've got the best sig line ever.
by Kinetik V
Sat Jun 18, 2011 10:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3113
Views: 404876

Clarence...there's a new sax waiting for you just inside the pearly gates and one hell of an audience waiting to hear ya play it. But that being said we'll sure miss you down here.
by Kinetik V
Thu Jun 16, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: The photo policy needs work
Replies: 32
Views: 6543

I skimmed the posts...and I think Sandfly's got a good point about the policy confusion and need for an update. I'm not so sure that this is the right forum to air it out though. If one wants to change this policy you need to get this in front of the people who make the policies which would be at BM...
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:33 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Buying Empire!
Replies: 531
Views: 29389

JFC why the fuck do they care how much of their story you re-post to a wider audience? Sorry you have to deal with bullshit like that in your local media, KV. Do a Google search for Righthaven...and check out their business model of suing the socks off people who repost their "owned" Review - Journ...
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 13, 2011 12:07 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Buying Empire!
Replies: 531
Views: 29389

Sunday's Las Vegas Review Journal did a pretty good story on Empire...if you're following it's demise, this will be an interesting couple of minutes out of your day. Link: http://www.lvrj.com/news/empire-the-death-of-a-nevada-company-town-123707114.html Covering my ass from the most litigious copyri...
by Kinetik V
Sat Jun 11, 2011 9:27 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fuck all these new people.
Replies: 76
Views: 4781

Bin Noddin, you are fucking awesome. But you already know that...your post got the whole house fired up. I skimmed the thread and wonder if this is really a subtle push from the LLC...it's a way of saying please when we roll out the new board don't fuck it up like you did with the last revamp and ru...
by Kinetik V
Sat Jun 11, 2011 12:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Pyramid Lake indians, neo-Nazis & corrupt cops =[
Replies: 31
Views: 2892

I need a salt shaker for this one. Just sayin.
by Kinetik V
Fri Jun 10, 2011 7:54 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Should the Emergency Services be out sources
Replies: 19
Views: 2655

REMSA was fucking awesome, period. Great people, excellent service, professional each time, every time. I honestly hate to see them go. They definitely set the bar high, IMHO for this new group to try and meet. If they fail, at least we can run them out of BRC on a rail literally with the UP tracks ...
by Kinetik V
Thu Jun 09, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

They did say something about the upgrade in the Jack Rabbit Speaks that I got. Hmmm....I need to look at how many years it's been since a JRS referred to the eplaya much less promoted it as a resource. It's been a long time coming....and some new faces in here will be good...as long as we don't lose...
by Kinetik V
Thu Jun 09, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Should the Emergency Services be out sources
Replies: 19
Views: 2655

I know we have some people with deep knowledge of EMS on here...I hope they weigh in as this is a good question!
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

jkisha wrote: Maybe they should just wait and do it while we're all at the burn. Then we could all be pleasantly (or not) surprised when we return to relate our adventures.
Oh no you don't...they did that last time. No repeats please!
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 06, 2011 4:14 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

I'm using SnagIt for all of my screenshots and that's all I know these days.
by Kinetik V
Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:54 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: NEW EPLAYA AND UPGRADES COMING
Replies: 335
Views: 18065

Why do I have this increasing feeling of dread about this upgrade? Despite the best of intentions and promises that they would preserve the old stuff we lost the first version of the eplaya many years back...and if the Vegas Sportsbooks would allow such a bet I'd put $20 down on the same thing happe...
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 05, 2011 7:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: maryanimal is in the ambulance, right now.
Replies: 134
Views: 6877

((((MA))))

Hope everything turns out ok.
by Kinetik V
Sun Jun 05, 2011 8:57 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: People who want to work, but cant..
Replies: 55
Views: 3228

Resource extraction? Just this morning I read a story in one of the Vegas papers about how people are prospecting for gold on BLM lands in Nevada...unless you have the deep pockets of a company like Newmont it's a rough road to go. Yes there is gold in them there hills...but it will bankrupt ya to f...
by Kinetik V
Sat Jun 04, 2011 10:31 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: People who want to work, but cant..
Replies: 55
Views: 3228

Tom, after reading that I would hire you in a split second...you got some skills I wish I had. Hmmm...thinking it over did you ever think of doing a side business in the past that used those skills you listed? If you had a name for it....you could list it as a side job or two or more somehow on your...
by Kinetik V
Sat Jun 04, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: How essential are bicycles?
Replies: 50
Views: 5005

Caustic talcum powder....that's one of the best descriptions yet. I took my "playafied" bike to my local bike shop after I got back from the event 2 years ago and I got a call from the guy working on it. He's like WTF did you get into on that bike? I've never seen anything like it. He was not a happ...

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