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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby oneeyeddick » Mon Aug 22, 2011 1:46 am

The more that I think about it I wouldn't put anything in my eye that I would onto a wound except water.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby gyre » Mon Aug 22, 2011 4:47 am

Yeah, the point of that is to say that alcohol and hydrogen peroxide are usually contraindicated.

Soap and water is usually ideal,
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Postby Lassen Forge » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:16 am

Too hot an alcohol base - most effective is 70% (wich is why wood alky is sold at that strength) which will penetrate the outer membrane and whack "germs", 95% will burn the outer layer of some microbes but not kill them.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby gyre » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:23 am

Doctors say it does more damage than good in open wounds, esp peroxide.

Washing is more effective.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby BAS » Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:08 pm

Don't dive into an empty pool.

Don't throw anything with a blast radius further than you can throw.

Barbed wire can be used as a rope substitute, sometimes.
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Do things that have never been done."
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Token » Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:33 pm

If you are going to the blue sweat lodge right after it has been pumped:

Take a good length of TP and make a nice sling across the shitter.

If you don't you will splash into the blue juice and risk rectal burn for the next few days, on account of the backsplash of effluent.





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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Sic Pup » Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:54 pm

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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby dr.placebo » Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:56 pm

Avoid sex toys made from Legos.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby BAS » Tue Aug 23, 2011 7:00 pm

There's always something worse which can happen (and probably will.)

Don't eat anything you don't recognize as food.

Avoid puking in your tent... or in the tent of anyone who can beat you up.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Raymaker » Tue Aug 23, 2011 11:35 pm

choose your dealer carefully.

The person who said this was referring to Art Dealers.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby knowmad » Wed Aug 24, 2011 2:06 am

If you find yourself on Eplaya and the only thing that pops up on the new posting threads is scalpers selling tixs to bringins, start chating on anouther thread to bury them, then find some one that has posted somthing like "looking for face value ticket" and bump it up. scalpers will learn that there is no $ to be made here and they will go else where. oh and bump up the ones that are selling face value ones untill phone# start showing up then let it sink.


oh and when you find a piece of MOOP on the playa. pick it up and yell "For MEEEEEEEEEEE! For MEEEEEEEEE!" then take it back to your car and put it in there. Playa provides!
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:21 am

Don't eat anything that you can't pronounce.
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That is all.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby oneeyeddick » Sat Sep 24, 2011 4:48 pm

Bump because this is shit that you might or might not "need to know" also.

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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Lassen Forge » Mon Sep 26, 2011 1:46 pm

In a backwoods country restaurant in a foreign country, and no one speaks english but you, and they're looking at you really funny, but then offer you the unadvertised "special"...

Leave immediately, before you become tomorrow's "unadvertised special"...
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby oneeyeddick » Mon Sep 26, 2011 4:28 pm

No matter how much you rub it that dried up booger at the hole on the tube of lotion will never become creamy again.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby SouthernExposure » Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:40 pm

Avoid the daily special at a restaurant if the waitress uses air quotes to describe it as "Chicken."
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Trishntek » Mon Sep 26, 2011 11:03 pm

Never share a laundromat washing machine with a stranger,,,,,,,





especially if your SO's clothing is involved
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby hookahdude » Tue Sep 27, 2011 12:53 am

Trishntek wrote:Never share a laundromat washing machine with a stranger,,,,,,,





especially if your SO's clothing is involved


Hrm.. this sounds somewhat biographic in nature....
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby oneeyeddick » Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:46 am

Staring into the sun is never good.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby dragonpilot » Wed Oct 05, 2011 3:30 pm

Never share a foxhole with someone braver than you.
Don't bore your friends with all your troubles. Tell your enemies instead, for they will delight in hearing about them.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby graidawg » Wed Oct 05, 2011 4:27 pm

dragonpilot wrote:Never share a foxhole with someone braver than you.


I would of said the opposite, so thanks for that advice.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby Kontradiction » Thu Oct 06, 2011 7:14 pm

Foxfur wrote:I make my own adultwipes with old potato sackcloth treated with Lubriderm, Windex, and Tanqueray. It's like getting your fiber after crapping.


+1 :mrgreen:
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby subliminalkick » Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:42 pm

Found a REALLY good comparison to playa dust..........
Dry wall...... evil evil powdery shit
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:46 pm

There's a reason for that.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby essjay » Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:52 pm

theCryptofishist wrote:There's a reason for that.


:lol: :lol: :lol:

. . . why Empire is (no longer) a company town . . .
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby knowmad » Wed Oct 12, 2011 6:10 pm

Cinnamon oil is NOT a good bong flavoring agent. Tasts like I was just maced by Waylon Jennings.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby oneeyeddick » Thu Oct 13, 2011 12:48 pm

When chained to the belly of a truck's frame/chassis, it is in your best interest to brace yourself when you see a speed bump ahead.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby deutlich » Thu Oct 13, 2011 1:01 pm

knowmad wrote:Cinnamon oil is NOT a good bong flavoring agent. Tasts like I was just maced by Waylon Jennings.


I read this and literally snorted with laughter.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Oct 13, 2011 8:33 pm

sitting in a low wheelchair with floppy legs that you tape to your stumps and keep kicking up, does not make a good cossack hollowe'en costume.
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Re: Pointless tips that might or might not help you out at a

Postby skibear » Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:00 am

subliminalkick wrote:Found a REALLY good comparison to playa dust..........
Dry wall...... evil evil powdery shit


Comparison is closer than you think. The USG plant (RIP) that made SheetRock dry wall was
in Empire NV very close to the playa.
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