So what the F*** Am I paying 1200$ for?

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Postby Thecatman » Thu May 13, 2010 10:00 pm

"Baseline VIP" seats at Dodger Stadium: $285, for a 2 1/2 to 3 baseball game? :?
Burning Man? Priceless!
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Postby Marscrumbs » Fri May 14, 2010 11:13 am

I ask myself this question every year. But I'm a sell out weinnie that goes anyways.

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water $20 - new tent $200 - a week in the desert - priceless

Postby jpstiffin » Tue Aug 24, 2010 9:44 am

It the best three hundred dollars I ever spent. I come every year and when I look back over the past year and reflect on what I spent my money on, I can't think of anything that gave me greater pleaser than the money I spend on my annual pilgrimage to playa mecca.
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Postby Ke'Chara » Tue Aug 24, 2010 5:54 pm

How's Dutch work for you?
een groot deel van wat u betaalt is de houding die op dit IMO van de berichtdraad wordt tentoongesteld. groupy-spreek, of wat is het? Ben klaar om dingen aan feitencontrole neer te noteren later wanneer de mensen met u… niet akkoord gaan De wetten van fysica zijn niet op sommige leden van de het branden mensengemeenschap van toepassing aan hun kennis. Bijvoorbeeld, verbrandde het krijgen wanneer gescheiden van de zon door een blad van glas.


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Postby Leo » Tue Aug 24, 2010 8:36 pm

Some folks know the price of everything and the value of nothing!
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Re: So what the F*** Am I paying 1200$ for?

Postby bx1 » Sat Aug 28, 2010 6:27 pm

ZacTM wrote:... ...What's going on here, why don;t we jsut split the 30,000$ playa by the 50,000 people going......

I mean with the thousands of volunteers I am pretty sure we can clean up afterwords.... isn't that what this is all about?


I've said it before... The idiots increase in number every year. At what point can we start hunting them to keep the population under control?
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Postby Marscrumbs » Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:11 am

Half a million a year with 50,000 burners= ten dollars each.

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Re: So what the F*** Am I paying 1200$ for?

Postby ygmir » Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:14 am

bx1 wrote:
ZacTM wrote:... ...What's going on here, why don;t we jsut split the 30,000$ playa by the 50,000 people going......

I mean with the thousands of volunteers I am pretty sure we can clean up afterwords.... isn't that what this is all about?


I've said it before... The idiots increase in number every year. At what point can we start hunting them to keep the population under control?


you don't need a license if you take 'em by hand. Sort of like "noodling" for catfish.
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Postby AntiM » Wed Feb 16, 2011 7:49 am

Ugly Dougly wrote:Hey kids its the Magic Kingdom!
Ages 3-9 $154.00
Ages 10+ $184.00
(5-Day Park Hopper® Bonus Ticket for the Price of 3 Days
Offer not available at Disneyland® Resort Main Entrance ticket booths.
Includes 2 Days FREE**!)

:wink:


Yeah, but I can get a military discount to Disneybland. :wink:
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Postby The Hustler » Wed Mar 02, 2011 3:00 pm

Boijoy wrote:If I may comment..

Why do you give a fuck where the money goes?? BMORG, Larry Harvey, & Joe Blow don't owe you shit! If you don't like the ticket price,, DON'T fucking go !!

I'm sick of people bitching about the ticket prices, who makes what, etc.. Burning Man is not a charity.. get a clue. seriously. DON'T GO WHINER !!

Sheesh.. I need to get out onto the Playa soon & away from dumbasses like this!!

Done venting.. ok, Anti go ahead and reprimand me now. :?


Besides, everyone knows BRC is a front organization for Dr. Dre to fund the Illuminati. Glenn Beck is one of his people as well and they make a tremendous amount of money to fund the New World Order -- not the Ministry song, the other one.
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Postby The Hustler » Wed Mar 02, 2011 3:03 pm

AntiM wrote:
Ugly Dougly wrote:Hey kids its the Magic Kingdom!
Ages 3-9 $154.00
Ages 10+ $184.00
(5-Day Park Hopper® Bonus Ticket for the Price of 3 Days
Offer not available at Disneyland® Resort Main Entrance ticket booths.
Includes 2 Days FREE**!)

:wink:


Yeah, but I can get a military discount to Disneybland. :wink:


I'm a whore for my military discount (yes, I see irony and hypocrisy in that) but I still think I may prefer BRC to Disney.

Besides, I heard Walt Disney is still alive and works secretly with Mel Gibson to undermine the Iluminati and Free Masons. I don't know, it's just what I heard.

[edited to add a missing word]
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Postby The Hustler » Wed Mar 02, 2011 3:14 pm

Ugly Dougly wrote:
AntiM wrote:
Ugly Dougly wrote:
transientdance wrote:a big part of what you pay is the attitude exhibited on this message thread IMO. groupy-speak, or what is it?

Be ready to jot things down to fact check later when people disagree with you...

Laws of physics do not apply to some members of the burning man community to their knowledge. For instance, getting sunburned when separated from the sun by a sheet of glass. :lol:


i have no idea what you just said, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.


I'm still trying for a coherent translation.


How's Dutch work for you?
een groot deel van wat u betaalt is de houding die op dit IMO van de berichtdraad wordt tentoongesteld. groupy-spreek, of wat is het? Ben klaar om dingen aan feitencontrole neer te noteren later wanneer de mensen met u… niet akkoord gaan De wetten van fysica zijn niet op sommige leden van de het branden mensengemeenschap van toepassing aan hun kennis. Bijvoorbeeld, verbrandde het krijgen wanneer gescheiden van de zon door een blad van glas.


Gaelic or Flemmish would be better.
"I knew it was wrong, but I did it anyway."
Jesus fuckhole, what the fuck was that?
"Playa dust might be the cleanest, most corrosive filth you'll ever love," Savannah said.


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