THE PURGE!!!

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THE PURGE!!!

Post by FIGJAM » Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:52 am

Not that purge.

Bored?

It's a great time for a purge.

Think of all the things you're getting along just fine without.

Now before you reorganize your nest, look around you.

Pick a 5 ft. square.

Anything in that square that you haven't looked at, thought about. or touched in a year, you don't need that.

Get rid of it!!!

Now move on to the next section.

Easy right.

My personal exceptions are photos and tools.................and Burner gear. 8)
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by Token » Fri Apr 10, 2020 9:51 am

Funny that I’m going the opposite way ...

... I’m finding old stuff I haven’t used in years and inventing ways to make them relevant for the pandemic.

For example; I dug out an old Vick’s cool humidifier with one of those piezoelectric gizmos that atomize H2O -

Used this a decade ago at the burn to humidify and cool the trailer ...

... but now I can stick it into an old fish tank, pour in some 35% hydrogen peroxide, hang all my used masks in there, covert it, and sanitize my gear.

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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by BBadger » Fri Apr 10, 2020 3:37 pm

Or if you don't want to purge stuff, bin it and catalog it with a photo and label so you don't have to open the damn thing up each time to see what's in there.

I've got lots of stuff I forget about but would be handy to use or that I can't find when I do need it.
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by gaminwench » Fri Apr 10, 2020 4:31 pm

I'm preparing to move across the country. 8)

And now the burn is canceled, my world became much easier. :twisted: :oops:
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by ygmir » Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:16 pm

I often use things, once every few years. And often find stuff I've had for 20 years, that becomes a new door or some other project.
I reject this idea, for myself.
I like having stuff, sort of knowing where everything is, and getting a thing, to use, or to make something else.
Though, I have been purging my FB account.
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by Traveller in Time » Sat Apr 11, 2020 1:49 am

Cant help it, I keep hoarding.

Next year was better anyway :D
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by BBadger » Sat Apr 11, 2020 2:00 am

ygmir wrote:
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:16 pm
I often use things, once every few years. And often find stuff I've had for 20 years, that becomes a new door or some other project.
I reject this idea, for myself.
I like having stuff, sort of knowing where everything is, and getting a thing, to use, or to make something else.
Yeah, there have been many times where I've needed something for a project and then in the back of my head I think, "hmm, I think I may have one of those actually..." and I do, which is great! I don't have to wait a day or two to buy a new one, or lose the idea or inspiration I'm working with at the moment.
Though, I have been purging my FB account.
This, however, is where FIGJAM's purge criteria fits. If I can't recall where or why I have this name in my friend's list I will usually just delete the contact. If I run into the person again I can add them later.
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by Bless » Sat Apr 11, 2020 7:39 am

Two members of a private ambulance crew were recently fired for playing the sirens from "The Purge" on their ambulance rolling through corona-locked down DC.

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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by FIGJAM » Sat Apr 11, 2020 7:48 am

Key words "personal exceptions " cover these examples.

Exceptional people need exceptional exceptions!!! :lol:
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by BBadger » Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:57 pm

I dunno, the hoarding seems more like the rule than the exception. ;)
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Re: THE PURGE!!!

Post by FIGJAM » Mon Apr 13, 2020 6:27 am

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