SUGGESTIONS FOR NEXT YEARS THEME

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SUGGESTIONS FOR NEXT YEARS THEME

Postby BluMonk1622 » Thu Oct 13, 2005 6:48 am

IF CREATIVITY = THE BREAKING OF RULES, THEN MADNESS IS JUST CREATIVITY TAKEN TO EXTREMES SO THE THEME FOR NEXT YEAR SHOULD BE................... "GOING TO EXTREMES"
May you live in interesting times,

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Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Oct 13, 2005 10:09 am

NO I THINK NEXT YEAR'S THEME SHOULD BE ALLCAPS. THINK OF THE HEAD WEAR. THINK OF THE HEAD ACHES. THINK OF THE OOOONTZ, OOOONTX....
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Gosh, u really are

Postby BluMonk1622 » Thu Oct 13, 2005 11:00 am

so brilliant. Gee fishbone, I wana b like u when i growup.
May you live in interesting times,



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Postby falk » Thu Oct 13, 2005 5:18 pm

We could do im-speek the next year.

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Postby Martiansky » Thu Oct 13, 2005 5:27 pm

I just hope they announce the theme early again like they did last year in december.

Is there a list of the themes that have been used posted somewhere?

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Postby robotland » Fri Oct 14, 2005 7:38 am

If you go to "Theme Camps" from the main menu, you'll see a year-by-year listing of the themes, camps, theme art and so forth.

So far, it's a tossup for next year between "Hats" and "Animals"...(or "Animals with Hats"......)
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Postby Niacin » Fri Oct 14, 2005 8:16 am

I like 'animals with hats'. There's a lot of comedy in a giraffe wearing a zebra print fez.
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Postby robotland » Fri Oct 14, 2005 9:15 am

I could have the "Wheel of Hats" and "Wheel of Animals" in my camp, so people could spin and randomly create hat/animal combos.....
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Postby lurker » Fri Oct 14, 2005 9:55 am

How about The Forbidden, and in depth look at the things the world says we can't do

Streets could be named after taboo practices--Necrophilia, Beastiality, Nudity, Cannibalism, etc.

Think of the camps....it would give one pause to see a sign saying 'Pony Rines'--and every barbeque would be suspect
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Postby robotland » Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:04 am

Hats on DEAD animals!
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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:08 am

Doesn't sound very larry to me...fwiw.
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Postby robotland » Fri Oct 14, 2005 12:17 pm

Hey, I'm not gonna put STETSONS on dead animals....That's HIS bag.
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Postby Dr. Pyro » Sat Oct 15, 2005 11:50 am

I know, how about BARBIELAND! Then we'd get an Esplanade address for sure.

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Postby robotland » Mon Oct 17, 2005 5:28 am

Dr. Pyro wrote:I know, how about BARBIELAND! Then we'd get an Esplanade address for sure.


You'll need a half-melted Barbie Power Wheels Jeep for your Mutant Vehicle, of course....With gimballed wineglass-holders. Do it, and I'll make you a BDCAWB license plate.....
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Postby 23 skidoo » Mon Oct 17, 2005 5:26 pm

How about
GARLIC VODKA!

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Postby Martiansky » Mon Oct 17, 2005 6:04 pm

How about....MUSIC?

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Postby robotland » Tue Oct 18, 2005 5:49 am

Martiansky wrote:How about....MUSIC?


"From Cave To Rave"....Drum circles and rock banging in Center Camp, and Techno out by the trash fence...passing through all eras and styles of music in between. The Man on a huge platform made to resemble the DEV-O sensor dome hats. *whipcrack* Whip It Good. Instead of a temple, commission Best to build a replica of Studio 54 out of old jigsaw puzzles.
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Postby theCryptofishist » Tue Oct 18, 2005 8:58 am

Ooooh ooooh! Can I belong to "Prissy Chamber Music" Camp with fake-o roccocco decor!
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Postby robotland » Tue Oct 18, 2005 9:06 am

As long as you have a burn blanket under your harpsichord, I say Rocc Out. Rococco-And-Roll, Hootchie Koo....Lordie, Larry, light My Fuse.

I might have changed my mind....Perhaps the Man should be standing on a huge American-flag-painted motorcycle helmet, and wearing a neon-tube fringed CCR jacket. Freeeeeeeeebiiiiirrrrrdddddddd!!!

Hushville could be renamed "Beethoven Camp".
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Postby unjonharley » Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:20 am

howsbout: CAn't wait for Lame Larry's Lame Theme.(sub): Can't wait , must run with own theme. That one texan already's got his rocks and steve has fallen off his dome on his dome and the fish lady has been out of the water to long. Just some home spun theme ideas. Let my people have toilet paper. Don't lose your head, Let them eat cake. Ha ha he he there coming to take me away ha ha. There will be basket wevening every day he he.
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Postby 23 skidoo » Tue Oct 18, 2005 12:44 pm

I thought larrys camp was called
dirty needles and bloody condoms
back in 86

thats just what i heard

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Postby joel the ornery » Tue Oct 18, 2005 1:33 pm

2006 theme....

the slippery slope to commodification

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Postby theCryptofishist » Tue Oct 18, 2005 1:52 pm

aka Camel Noses and Camel Toes.
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2006 Theme

Postby 1-LOVE » Fri Oct 28, 2005 9:48 am

Everyone I've talked to has agreed that an Environmental theme would be welcomed and appreciated. Many have stated that "a them with menaing would be refreshing." With the current state of the world, perhaps Mother Nature, Leave No Trace, Ecosystems, Gaia or something in that neighborhood would be the way to go for 2006.

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2006 Theme

Postby 1-LOVE » Fri Oct 28, 2005 9:49 am

Everyone I've talked to has agreed that an Environmental theme would be welcomed and appreciated. Many have stated that "a theme with meaning would be refreshing." With the current state of the world, perhaps Mother Nature, Leave No Trace, Ecosystems, Gaia or something in that neighborhood would be the way to go for 2006.

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Re: 2006 Theme

Postby robotland » Fri Oct 28, 2005 10:10 am

1-LOVE wrote:Everyone I've talked to has agreed that an Environmental theme would be welcomed and appreciated. Many have stated that "a theme with meaning would be refreshing." With the current state of the world, perhaps Mother Nature, Leave No Trace, Ecosystems, Gaia or something in that neighborhood would be the way to go for 2006.


LEAVE NO TRACE is a theme EVERY year. And it's entirely up to YOU to infuse the theme with meaning- That's what makes having a theme at all worthwhile. The fun is beholding the broad diversity of interpretation within a shared context. And you are under no obligation whatsoever to adhere to the theme, anyway- It'd be a waste to forsake artistic vision for conformity. A lot of folks rail against the theme, while others welcome it as a springboard towards greater creativity. Personally, I do both.
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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Oct 28, 2005 1:57 pm

Let's have it Mother Nature so the Man can cross dress!
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Next year: Islands

Postby imaginationtroubador » Sun Oct 30, 2005 2:11 pm

[color=darkred][/color]How about Islands?
Island music would be a pleasant variation on Housetrance!
And can't you just see mutant vehicle boats everywhere: the HoverLoverCraft, the Queen Maybe Ocean Eyeliner??? Contessa again, of course...
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Re: Next year: Islands

Postby robotland » Mon Oct 31, 2005 6:13 am

imaginationtroubador wrote:How about Islands?
Island music would be a pleasant variation on Housetrance!
And can't you just see mutant vehicle boats everywhere: the HoverLoverCraft, the Queen Maybe Ocean Eyeliner??? Contessa again, of course...


And enough people recycle their fish vehicles and other Floating World stuff ALREADY.
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Re: Next year: Islands

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Oct 31, 2005 8:47 am

robotland wrote:
imaginationtroubador wrote:How about Islands?
Island music would be a pleasant variation on Housetrance!
And can't you just see mutant vehicle boats everywhere: the HoverLoverCraft, the Queen Maybe Ocean Eyeliner??? Contessa again, of course...


And enough people recycle their fish vehicles and other Floating World stuff ALREADY.
This is a problem?


Yeah Fish!
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