Closure rumors

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Closure rumors

Postby Corvus » Wed Dec 31, 2014 5:35 am

A co-worker came up to me yesterday all excited about someone telling him that Burning Man had been cancelled for 2015. I laughed and said I hadn't heard a thing about it. "He said something about the guy sponsoring it pulling out," was the reply.

Again I laughed and said the event is "sponsored" by the attendees, to the tune of some 22-million dollars plus whatever they bring for their own camps.

So, are there any rumors floating around your location about BM's viability?

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Re: Closure rumors

Postby tamarakay » Wed Dec 31, 2014 5:40 am

:twisted:
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby lucky420 » Wed Dec 31, 2014 6:43 am

:lol: :lol: ^^

There's always some rumor somewhere
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby FIGJAM » Wed Dec 31, 2014 7:45 am

It's true!!!

It gets canceled every year. :lol:
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Simon of the Playa » Wed Dec 31, 2014 7:55 am

finally.

after 20 years i can get some closure.

then my chakras will totally be aligned, and i can move on to the next plane of higher consciousness, located somewhere near Sausalito.
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Ratty » Wed Dec 31, 2014 8:04 am

I got your closure right here. (Grabs crotch.)

https://www.federalregister.gov/article ... ds-for-the
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby some seeing eye » Wed Dec 31, 2014 8:34 am

OMG That's huge news!!! Now everyone can stop complaining about tickets, vehicle passes, PnP, art cars, LEO, Walmart bikes, portos, virgins, ravers, lineups, too much dust, not enough dust, too much secrecy, too much stupidity, too much nudity, too little nudity, burns that are too old, too young, not the right ethnicity, too many internationals, too few internationals, too much coffee, too little coffee. What are meh to do?
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby unjonharley » Wed Dec 31, 2014 9:12 am

Oh! the DOOM of it.







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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Bless » Wed Dec 31, 2014 9:49 am

HAPPY NEW YEAR! BURNING MAN IS CANCELLED!
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Captain Goddammit » Wed Dec 31, 2014 9:59 am

The DPW (the Drunk People Welding) used to go around early in the week with bullhorns announcing that this years event had been cancelled and to pack up and go home since way way back.
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Bless » Wed Dec 31, 2014 10:08 am

God bless DPW.
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby pretty_monster » Fri Jan 02, 2015 10:01 am

i announced the cancellation on my FB page as soon as the ticket sales dates were released. i think i culled the herd by 2. :wink:
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby tamarakay » Fri Jan 02, 2015 12:09 pm

Oh well then see there. It's on Facebook it must be real.

Stay the hell away people! at least until I have my tickets
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Savannah » Fri Jan 02, 2015 4:01 pm

lollergirl wrote:i announced the cancellation on my FB page as soon as the ticket sales dates were released. i think i culled the herd by 2. :wink:


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Re: government experiment rumors

Postby Simon of the Playa » Mon Jan 05, 2015 11:31 am

they are true.
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby omegared » Mon Jan 12, 2015 11:26 am

lollergirl wrote:i announced the cancellation on my FB page as soon as the ticket sales dates were released. i think i culled the herd by 2. :wink:


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Re: Closure rumors

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 12, 2015 7:00 pm

Ratty wrote:I got your closure right here. (Grabs crotch.)

https://www.federalregister.gov/article ... ds-for-the


wait....uh,hmm........*jokes spinning wildly out of control, Twilight Zone music playing in head*............I uh.......awe crap.....

*shuffles out back*
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Jan 15, 2015 6:41 am

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Re: Closure rumors

Postby AntiM » Thu Jan 15, 2015 6:55 am

I heard 2002 was cancelled, and we have to do it again next year. If so, will they go back to the old pop cap and the old ticket prices?
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Re: Closure rumors

Postby Simon of the Playa » Mon Jan 19, 2015 10:47 pm

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