Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by DrewDubious » Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:25 pm

graidawg wrote:

I have never been to a prom.......

Don't feel bad. Neither have I (and I had two senior years in high school... :| )

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by graidawg » Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:28 pm

we never had proms when i finished school, we just stopped going. those of us that went anyway, quite a few of my friends didn't go very often anyway
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by DrewDubious » Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:29 pm

Oh... well we had em. I was just one of the "freaks" and of course, didn't need to go to some stupid prom anyhoo! :cry:

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by pink » Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:16 pm

Yeah, I was one of those too. Never understood the draw of spending a bunch of money to get dressed up to dance in a decorated gym. I think I spent prom night getting drunk with friends in a cemetery.
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Post by DrewDubious » Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:19 pm

pink wrote:Yeah, I was one of those too. Never understood the draw of spending a bunch of money to get dressed up to dance in a decorated gym. I think I spent prom night getting drunk with friends in a cemetery.

I think we should share a drink at the m&g :D

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by theCryptofishist » Mon Aug 19, 2013 5:43 pm

DrewDubious wrote:Oh... well we had em. I was just one of the "freaks" and of course, didn't need to go to some stupid prom anyhoo! :cry:
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Sic Pup » Mon Aug 19, 2013 5:53 pm

My parents were called into HS the day after I turned 16. The guidance counselor strongly suggested that it was in everyone's best interest that I voluntarily "retire" from that school. My parents signed the papers. I don't know nuthin' 'bout no stenkin' prom


I got my GED and entered college a year ahead of my class. :'p
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Lonesomebri » Mon Aug 19, 2013 5:56 pm

pink wrote:Yeah, I was one of those too. Never understood the draw of spending a bunch of money to get dressed up to dance in a decorated gym. I think I spent prom night getting drunk with friends in a cemetery.
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We Could Have Danced All night.


As for my camp's racial diversity, there's only two of us, they are young and spry, while I am old and feeble;
that about covers the two diverse extremes in whatever race we run.

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by DrewDubious » Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:11 am

Sic Pup wrote:My parents were called into HS the day after I turned 16. The guidance counselor strongly suggested that it was in everyone's best interest that I voluntarily "retire" from that school. My parents signed the papers. I don't know nuthin' 'bout no stenkin' prom


I got my GED and entered college a year ahead of my class. :'p

Yeah, I got passed from 6-7-8th grade even though I was getting non passing grades across the board. kinda wack, but oh well!

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Sham » Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:25 am

Sic Pup wrote:My parents were called into HS the day after I turned 16. The guidance counselor strongly suggested that it was in everyone's best interest that I voluntarily "retire" from that school. My parents signed the papers. I don't know nuthin' 'bout no stenkin' prom


I got my GED and entered college a year ahead of my class. :'p
I fixed the font and color for you Sic Pup!

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Teo del Fuego » Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:05 pm

oh. Dear. God. This has been my favorite thread EVER! Doc Pyro (who is anything but a racist) having the guts to take the piss out the whole thing, Simon and his legion of socks reached a transcendental level of comedy and trenchant insight (I 've been dying to use the phrase for years) and Littlebird's wonderful reply to a clearly over-educated wanker! Ahhh, restored my faith in humanity.

Now, I'm dying to know if Littlebird made it out to the playa and if so, what was her experiences? Can you give us a report?

Our camp has had exactly one black person, Cobalt, who tended bar with me in 2010 and was one of the coolest people I ever met. For me, diversity of thought and life experiences counts so much more than diversity of pigmentation. (I realize our society causes or can cause different experiences based on pigmentation) but for one week, aint it grand that we all can just be united freaks?

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Savannah » Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:13 pm

Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by ygmir » Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:29 pm

Shambala wrote:
Sic Pup wrote:My parents were called into HS the day after I turned 16. The guidance counselor strongly suggested that it was in everyone's best interest that I voluntarily "retire" from that school. My parents signed the papers. I don't know nuthin' 'bout no stenkin' prom


I got my GED and entered college a year ahead of my class. :'p
I fixed the font and color for you Sic Pup!

Heck!! I finished gradiated high school in 6 years!! two years ahead of MY class..........
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Lonesomebri » Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:20 pm

My art submittal for next year.
AnswerThePhone.jpg
Oh, and my father told me I would be dead or headed to prison before I graduated high school.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by BBadger » Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:30 pm

Lonesomebri wrote:My art submittal for next year.
I bet you come back to find out that each receiver has been swapped to the other respective cradle.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Dr Jet Sinister » Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:32 pm

Lonesomebri wrote:My art submittal for next year.
AnswerThePhone.jpg
*HOWLING*
Suck it.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by C187 » Fri Sep 13, 2013 5:11 am

Savannah wrote:Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin*
...so I can get around to meeting her.
I have a little bit of Savannah with me. Shhh...

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by ygmir » Fri Sep 13, 2013 7:52 am

C187 wrote:
Savannah wrote:Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin*
...so I can get around to meeting her.
out of my brain, you devilish bastard!!
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Inquisitor » Fri Sep 13, 2013 8:17 am

Our Camp Does, Because there is no such thing, not Embrace "racial" diversity.

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Savannah » Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:50 am

ygmir wrote:
C187 wrote:
Savannah wrote:Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin*
...so I can get around to meeting her.
out of my brain, you devilish bastard!!
GPE Fight! GPE Fight! :D
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by ygmir » Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:23 am

Savannah wrote:Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
C187 wrote:Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin*
...so I can get around to meeting her.
Savannah wrote:
ygmir wrote:
out of my brain, you devilish bastard!!
GPE Fight! GPE Fight! :D
[/quote]

*runs out to put Sumo diaper on, and draw circle in dust*
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Lonesomebri » Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:07 am

C187 wrote:Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin* ...so I can get around to meeting her.
When I mentioned wanting to meet littlebird to a certain oft naked bicycle guru he told me "You and me are old men, we make fools out of ourselves, don't make a fool out of yourself."
I hope none of you are following this advise.

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Post by Savannah » Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:23 am

Luckily, C187 is barely old enough to drink, so he is practically honor-bound to make a fool of himself. To do anything less would be a tragedy.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by C187 » Fri Sep 13, 2013 5:58 pm

ygmir wrote:
Savannah wrote:Just in case she doesn't see this:

Littlebird did make it out to the playa, and guessing from her posts in The Bar thread, had a great first Burn.
C187 wrote:Now to convince her to camp with us...
*strokes chin*
...so I can get around to meeting her.
Savannah wrote:
ygmir wrote:
out of my brain, you devilish bastard!!
GPE Fight! GPE Fight! :D
*runs out to put Sumo diaper on, and draw circle in dust*
*Gets in a truck and drives out to point 6.*
I'll have no part in Savannah's devilish plans. I know who she shares her brain with!
Lonesomebri wrote:When I mentioned wanting to meet littlebird to a certain oft naked bicycle guru he told me "You and me are old men, we make fools out of ourselves, don't make a fool out of yourself."
I hope none of you are following this advise.
Hey I was just suggesting that she camp at Savannah and mines camp just so I could finally say hello. Now if you want to roll up with your nude bicycle guru, and do yoga off of tall bikes to impress the ladies that's fine with me. However if ygmir's little sumo show convinces her to take the black and dive into the hole, then so be it. I'll still have a better chance to say hello than this year. *chuckles*
Savannah wrote:Luckily, C187 is barely old enough to drink, so he is practically honor-bound to make a fool of himself. To do anything less would be a tragedy.
Am I not closer to your age than the other? I seem to remember we talked about this once five or so years ago. While I might not be a dirty old man, I'm also no Porter to be cast in your diabolical plans. For I know whom you share a brain with, and where that hive-mind has been. Humbly I encourage you to cast your web out to the Jesters with chiseled abs, and singular identification of masculinity. For Bro' shall be a delightful play thing until devoured. :D
I have a little bit of Savannah with me. Shhh...

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Post by ygmir » Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:10 pm

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Post by goathead » Sat Sep 14, 2013 1:13 am

ygmir wrote:Image
yg your so thoughtful to give that man a belly massage.

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by littlebird » Tue Sep 17, 2013 1:19 pm

I'm incredibly flattered that you guys would want me to camp with you! It makes me feel awesome. :) Thanks!

However, I really liked the camp I was with this year aside from one sparkle pony who was an attention whore to the point that if you didn't shower her with attention, she gave you the cold shoulder. I'm pretty sure that she initially thought I was going after some dude in the camp that she had her eye on, which I totally wasn't. She and the dude eventually started fucking. Anyway, guess which person she is in the picture below?
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She seemed to be threatened by and was (very subtly) disdainful toward women who did not compliment her often. For some strange reason there was only one woman in the camp who didn't do this: me. The other women were incredibly cool, so I just don't get why the sparkle pony didn't annoy the fuck out of them. I felt sort of bad that I couldn't get myself to be more accepting of her. If these other wonderful women could, why couldn't I? I'm guess I'm just an intolerant bitch. Oh well!

Aside from that, the people in my camp were awesome. I know you guys are awesome too! So we should visit each other next year. Or maybe I'll aqctually get my ass over to the meet and greet. I'm bummed that I missed it. I actually swung by Barbie Death Camp the next day, but the only person around was Doc Pyro. I hope to meet more of you guys next year.

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Post by Savannah » Tue Sep 17, 2013 1:32 pm

Anyway, guess which person she is in the picture below?
No clue. ;)

I wouldn't have been able to kiss-ass either, Littlebird. (Although I try not to give anyone the satisfaction of being catty, either.)

The other women were probably able to tolerate her better because they found it funny, or there was not a misunderstanding regarding a dude involved.
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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by pink » Tue Sep 17, 2013 5:19 pm

Furry bikini. Which now says to everyone "has absolutely no bone of creativity in body anywhere".
I'm not a slut, I'm good time floozy!

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Re: Does your theme camp embrace racial diversity?

Post by Lonesomebri » Tue Sep 17, 2013 7:19 pm

attention whore
Anyway, guess which person she is in the picture below?
I would have guessed 3 out of the 5 dudes had you not given it away by saying "she".

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