help! need a camp!

help! need a camp!

Postby gualy6 » Fri Aug 15, 2008 10:20 am

Hi there,

We are 2 burners and 8 virgins looking to join a camp. We have our own RV, tents, etc. but would be happy to pay dues to use the shower and the shade. We're all from San Francisco, youthful, outgoing, and super fun. We're ready and willing to participate in your camp goings-on as well. If you have any availability at this time, please do let us know!

-Christina
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Re: help! need a camp!

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Aug 15, 2008 10:39 am

gualy6 wrote:youthful
Have not yet learned the value of planning. "Super fun" may mean the same thing.
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Postby gualy6 » Fri Aug 15, 2008 10:50 am

that was pretty unnecessary cryptofish
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Postby SecretOperativeBear » Fri Aug 15, 2008 12:01 pm

at least they planned to bring an RV.
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Postby gualy6 » Fri Aug 15, 2008 12:28 pm

yea! at least we got the RV!

we had plans with a camp but unfortunately, they fell through. it was not a lack of planning rather, just a small misfortune.
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Postby MozyBonz » Fri Aug 15, 2008 12:37 pm

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Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Aug 15, 2008 2:11 pm

oh god, it feels so good when it stops....
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Postby gualy6 » Fri Aug 15, 2008 2:43 pm

hey guys,

i realize that to some of you this may be funny but I am just looking for any camp opportunities. It seems pretty un-burning man of you guys to be making fun. Not to mention it's pretty lame that you guys don't have anything better to do. That said, please only post helpful things here. Thanks.
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Postby BitterDan » Fri Aug 15, 2008 2:45 pm

It seems pretty un-burning man of you guys to be making fun.


No, it's VERY burning man of us. Look at it this way, we are bumping your request to the top with every snarky remark. :D
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Postby ZaphodBurner » Fri Aug 15, 2008 3:18 pm

Shower?



...


We bought a portable garage thingie from Harbor Freight in 2005 for, like $150. Sat in a dusty in the backyard until last Sunday when I chased off the critters, hosed it down and tried to set it back up without instructions or a parts list. Hell, I wasn't sober when I put it up on the playa on 2005, but it took me an hour and I didn't even cheat (duct tape and zipties)

I think it's going to be difficult finding a camp that has room for ten more people by this point because the registered camps have already been assigned space based on the dimensions on their application.

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Postby gualy6 » Fri Aug 15, 2008 3:26 pm

Thanks ZB!

We certainly won't be SOL if no camp works out but just wanted to check out all options :)

You're the man.
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Postby shaunleeosullivan » Fri Aug 15, 2008 4:24 pm

we may be able to accomodate you if you are willing to get involved and participate in our awesome camp.

www.mal-mart.org

let me know asap.

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Postby Absolut Jeenyus » Sat Aug 16, 2008 3:41 am

Hahaha "unburning man..." Hahaha Go cry about it...
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gualy6 wrote:hey guys,

i realize that to some of you this may be funny but I am just looking for any camp opportunities. It seems pretty un-burning man of you guys to be making fun. Not to mention it's pretty lame that you guys don't have anything better to do. That said, please only post helpful things here. Thanks.
-AJ )'(
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Postby theCryptofishist » Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:13 am

Yeah, one does wonder how someone who can't handle board snark is going to deal with bullhorn heckling... Burningman is a bit more Mad Max than Rainbow.
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Postby Charlie_in_OC » Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:39 am

theCryptofishist wrote:Yeah, one does wonder how someone who can't handle board snark is going to deal with bullhorn heckling... Burningman is a bit more Mad Max than Rainbow.


Any links to this snarkiness on EPlaya that you speak of?

I've never heard of it before.
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Postby zorro sings » Sat Aug 16, 2008 11:30 am

The irony in all this is that we PMed her when the post first came out yesterday saying we might have room.We were given more room than we planned on this year and could possibly fit them in.
Asked a few simple questions on how large the RV was and how many tents will be pitched etc.
Never heard back.She underwent four snarks in that time for nothing.
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Postby SecretOperativeBear » Sat Aug 16, 2008 12:42 pm

You need a thick skin to survive Burning Man.
Burners love to test your values and boundaries.
Peel of the Layers of your ego and expand.

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Postby gualy6 » Sat Aug 16, 2008 3:27 pm

Hey all,

Thanks for the helpful tips. If we don't end up joining a camp (many thanks to those who have reached out to me!), we are most concerned about a shade structure. Anyone have any good tips for how to build one effectively and easily?

Thanks!
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Postby Bob » Sat Aug 16, 2008 3:40 pm

The Super K-Mart in Reno was sold out on shade structures went I passed through there last weekend, but you could pop-rivet beef jerky to a couple of beach umbrellas.
Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

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Postby theCryptofishist » Sat Aug 16, 2008 4:04 pm

Charlie_in_OC wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:Yeah, one does wonder how someone who can't handle board snark is going to deal with bullhorn heckling... Burningman is a bit more Mad Max than Rainbow.


Any links to this snarkiness on EPlaya that you speak of?

I've never heard of it before.
As "Madge the Manicurist" was wont to say: You're soaking in it.
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Postby zorro sings » Sat Aug 16, 2008 4:16 pm

gualy6 wrote:(many thanks to those who have reached out to me!) , we are most concerned about a shade structure. !


OK so that explains not responding to anyone who actually offered to help.This may be the most clever troll since"Camp Hedon from The Planet Wanton"
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Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Aug 16, 2008 4:43 pm

but you could pop-rivet beefy jerks to a couple of beach umbrellas.



who showed you our camp plans...WHO?


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