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by Dr Helix
Fri May 20, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Who got invited this year?
Replies: 16
Views: 5728

Re: Who got invited this year?

uncle sticky wrote:I just got a request for more info, since my drawing was so crappy.
That's good! They're considering you, otherwise you would have just gotten a "no" letter. Pictures are best but a good drawing is almost as good.
by Dr Helix
Fri May 20, 2016 7:49 am
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Who got invited this year?
Replies: 16
Views: 5728

Re: Who got invited this year?

uncle sticky wrote:I haven't received word yet on a much reduced Frank the Octopus for this year, but I know some have. How here has gotten their invite to bring their mutant for 2016?
Just got mine yesterday. And I know they have a LOT to go. Hang in there!
by Dr Helix
Wed May 18, 2016 1:11 pm
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

jesuschrist, can she not make a goddamn sammich? That being said, I would love it if someone would cook for me...*sigh I posed that to the OP several posts ago and received a response. Yes and such a cranky response you did receive :lol: Sorry, I edited the post above to say "and did not receive a ...
by Dr Helix
Wed May 18, 2016 12:48 pm
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

lucky420 wrote:jesuschrist, can she not make a goddamn sammich?

That being said, I would love it if someone would cook for me...*sigh
I posed that to the OP several posts ago and did not receive a response.
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Reminder! Mutant Vehicle registration closes on 4/13!
Replies: 4
Views: 3180

Re: Reminder! Mutant Vehicle registration closes on 4/13!

willyloafofphora wrote:I remember the deadline used to be in june. When did this change? Pretty bummed about this. Was going to fill out registration tonight.
What was your vehicle plan?
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

Now I'm not saying you're bad husband, but send her over to Plunderground and we'll find time to take care of her while you're off building the event. Hell, you can even drop by for dinner afterwards if you want. Now THAT'S a plan!!!!!! If anybody else wants to fuck my wife, I'll start another thre...
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

A-RockLeFrench wrote:
oaklandfunk wrote: Sadly wifey doesn't come enough.
Now I'm not saying you're bad husband, but send her over to Plunderground and we'll find time to take care of her while you're off building the event.

Hell, you can even drop by for dinner afterwards if you want.
Now THAT'S a plan!!!!!!
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

oaklandfunk wrote:
Verve 2 wrote:Well that does tell all. :wink: Perhaps Coachella is a better fit for you and the Mrs.
Perhaps you're right- if this thread is any indication the people there are less annoying and much smarter.
Well look on the bright side. You got your post count up.
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 10:35 am
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

I have promised this year to treat her better and find healthy and delicious food for us both. I just like the part where his "promise to treat her better" involved posting on eplaya. With a husband like that, who needs a meal plan! Do you really think I'm a bad husband? Nah, sounds like you're try...
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

Hey there- looking for camps that need people to join their camp meal plan. I work at BM and the staff food is good enough for me but when event week hits and my wife arrives I have promised this year to treat her better and find healthy and delicious food for us both. I know one other staff member...
by Dr Helix
Mon May 16, 2016 7:49 am
Forum: 2016 Theme Camps & Villages
Topic: People Seeking Camps 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 27839

Re: Does your camp have a meal plan for ME?

Hey there- looking for camps that need people to join their camp meal plan. I work at BM and the staff food is good enough for me but when event week hits and my wife arrives I have promised this year to treat her better and find healthy and delicious food for us both. I know one other staff member...
by Dr Helix
Wed May 11, 2016 9:38 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Nudist Fun Poly Couple looking to Burn
Replies: 25
Views: 3722

Re: Nudist Fun Poly Couple looking to Burn

Well there's always the Glory Hole Grab on Wednesday 3pm in Deep Playa. Bring your own wipes to that one.
by Dr Helix
Wed May 04, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: Get Involved Year-Round
Topic: Unplanned volunteering, howto?
Replies: 57
Views: 6819

Re: Unplanned volunteering, howto?

Commenting about or arguing with Sparr is useless. He will just find another way to twist it back to more responses, more arguing over nothing. My Dad's take on this is this: Discussions with someone like Sparr is like wrestling with a pig in mud. After a while, you get the impression the pig is enj...
by Dr Helix
Tue May 03, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: 2016 Art & Performance
Topic: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers
Replies: 10
Views: 1701

Re: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers

Cut out the paper pattern this weekend. Styrofoam is on it's way. Time to get busy!
by Dr Helix
Tue May 03, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car
Replies: 111
Views: 28752

Re: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car

Ed Banks wrote:
Dr Helix wrote:When did everyone become a welder? :D
Last week, we all went and took/passed the 6G test. You didn't get the evite?
Have em'

https://www.facebook.com/Fergusonweldingservice/ 8)
by Dr Helix
Tue May 03, 2016 8:15 am
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car
Replies: 111
Views: 28752

Re: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car

When did everyone become a welder? :D
by Dr Helix
Mon May 02, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car
Replies: 111
Views: 28752

Re: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car

[quote="Jackass"]I've never welded stick, just light- medium duty MIG stuff, mostly with the millermatic 175. It does everything I need, and then some. Great machine. I tricked mine out swapping out the stock cord for an 8 AWG 16' cord, now I rarely need an extension![/quote

This is the ticket.
by Dr Helix
Mon May 02, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Get Involved Year-Round
Topic: Unplanned volunteering, howto?
Replies: 57
Views: 6819

Re: Unplanned volunteering, howto?

I know. It's less cool to act excited about something I'm not excited about, though. And that my friend is why, at lest on this message board, you come across as a self-absorbed, narcisistic prick. It's called empathy and is a core part of any social experience. One of us doesn't know what empathy ...
by Dr Helix
Sun May 01, 2016 1:47 pm
Forum: Building Mutant Vehicles
Topic: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car
Replies: 111
Views: 28752

Re: Little girl's off-rail industrial hand car

I would suggest you go grab this immediately: http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/tls/5558485280.html Pretty light there Capn' I've got two of those and I don't like to weld anything over 1/8"-/3/16" And if you do, go with .023 NR-211 innershield wire. Eliminates the need for gas as the flux is insid...
by Dr Helix
Sat Apr 23, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: 2016 Art & Performance
Topic: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers
Replies: 10
Views: 1701

Re: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers

Yes, what a fulfilling project. I'm in. I was allowed to help with last years Penny the Goose. Painless, easy going, fun... and then out on the playa, all the props! Seriously, such an easy way to be connected to greatness: Gluing pennies. I really can't over stress how cool it is to be out on the ...
by Dr Helix
Fri Apr 22, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: 2016 Art & Performance
Topic: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers
Replies: 10
Views: 1701

Re: Ursa Major: Looking for penny placers

I'd like to help. Is Lonesomebri helping again this year? He's lovely. That'd be great although I couldn't help noticing your location (Australia?) As far as Bri, he has been somewhat silent. I'd love to get him back as well. Great guy and a hard worker. Lonesomebri? White courtesy phone for Loneso...
by Dr Helix
Fri Apr 22, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)
Replies: 59
Views: 4391

Re: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)

>>>> According to the 2015 Black Rock Census 35.8% of the participants were virgins. <<<< I don't doubt your numbers, but your use of participants is wrong. yes there was an increase in virgin attendees, but only a small fraction of that number actually volunteered to work for the man. most came, s...
by Dr Helix
Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:27 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)
Replies: 59
Views: 4391

Re: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)

years ago everyone who attended was a participant, and everyone had a hand in making the event what it was. now we have 65k annas and ronnies coming to the event and asking what can burning man do for me instead of participating. talk to any volunteer coordinator that works all year gathering enoug...
by Dr Helix
Thu Apr 21, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: Finally made it to Alaska! Annnnd theres no more burn.
Replies: 5
Views: 2751

Re: Finally made it to Alaska! Annnnd theres no more burn.

Doesn't have to be a big event to get started. Freezer Burn in Alberta started with just 30 people around a fire and a small man burn. It's a four day event now that attracts over 900 folks. Good luck!!!!!!!!
by Dr Helix
Thu Apr 21, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Building & Making Art
Topic: Early arrival passes for art installations
Replies: 3
Views: 3000

Re: Early arrival passes for art installations

You can definitely get EA passes through the art app. Just make sure you explain your process (What you'll need, schedule) as clearly as you can right now. It will be a lot easier for you then some vague responses.
by Dr Helix
Wed Apr 20, 2016 12:59 pm
Forum: 2016 Art & Performance
Topic: Giant Crossword: Art Object first time
Replies: 9
Views: 1097

Re: Art Object first time

My first concern would be that it is solid. Drunk people will be climbing all over it, swinging from it, and bouncing off of it. You don't want this thing to come crashing down on a bunch of naked hippies. Trouble and trouble. It they can climb it they will. No sign will stop them. 11 ft? Ouch. bet...
by Dr Helix
Mon Apr 18, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)
Replies: 59
Views: 4391

Re: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)

As I predicted. No response from the OP since Saturday. R.I.P. thread.
by Dr Helix
Sat Apr 16, 2016 10:01 am
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)
Replies: 59
Views: 4391

Re: Solution to ticket problem (2 week event)

If this just conversation than I say have it. No idea is too wild, no counterpoint should be derided. It's fun and sometimes good actions do result. But this is just eplaya. Nothing more. And this conversation will likely fade away just like so many before it. People will tire of the same point-coun...
by Dr Helix
Fri Apr 15, 2016 12:03 pm
Forum: Tickets Discussion
Topic: Best way for an outsider to get involved
Replies: 16
Views: 1328

Re: Best way for an outsider to get involved

Eturnol wrote:Whose dick do I have to suck to suck a dick around here??
till i suck the right D

Or, another way of looking at it might be:

"How many dicks do I have to suck till I suck the right dick's dick?"

This is called the Woodchuck Variation
by Dr Helix
Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:54 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Bringing Reluctant People to Burning Man
Replies: 33
Views: 2949

Re: Bringing Reluctant People to Burning Man

Have your Playa wedding, then have a reception back at home. Or, have an informal wedding on Playa, and the official ceremony at home. This what my wife and I did and it was wonderful! The people who wanted to be at BM were there and could really enjoy the ceremony. Who cares if it's not official? ...

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