Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby phil » Thu Sep 05, 2013 8:38 am

As is often posted on this ePlaya section, the chemical composition of the playa has been determined here:

http://www.foresight.org/Conferences/MNT05/Papers/Gillett1/#Sec61 in Table 2. Only the column headed "BRP" is the playa, as noted in the text following Table 2. Make of the contents whatever your hysteria requires; my hysteria fails to kickstart itself after reading the list of ingredients.

If you don't like what's in the playa, don't go. I got a cold and sore throat the week before Louise and I left for the playa. The sore throat disappeared a couple of days after I got there. My experience then is that the playa powder cured my sore throat, basing my opinion on the same circumstances as those who got coughs and sore throats after arriving and blamed it on the playa powder.
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby BBadger » Thu Sep 05, 2013 8:52 am

phil wrote:If you don't like what's in the playa, don't go. I got a cold and sore throat the week before Louise and I left for the playa. The sore throat disappeared a couple of days after I got there. My experience then is that the playa powder cured my sore throat, basing my opinion on the same circumstances as those who got coughs and sore throats after arriving and blamed it on the playa powder.


Maybe it's the dry air? That is assuming you came from a more humid climate though. People used to be prescribed to come out West to alleviate their lung-related illnesses (e.g. Doc Holliday).
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Sep 05, 2013 9:07 am

My experience then is that the playa powder cured my sore throat



me too.


we need to start charging more for this shit.

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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Sep 05, 2013 10:29 am

*sigh*
Reaction to the dust is idiosyncratic. I wouldn't suggest breathing it year round, and having dust masks available is good, but if we are talking about a week's exposure, especially a week with few white outs, you are probably okay. Work with your doctor if you have serious questions.
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby itaintwhatitseems » Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:12 pm

theCryptofishist wrote:*sigh*
Reaction to the dust is idiosyncratic. I wouldn't suggest breathing it year round, and having dust masks available is good, but if we are talking about a week's exposure, especially a week with few white outs, you are probably okay. Work with your doctor if you have serious questions.


and you're the same jack@ss who's husband was airlifted out how many times from BM???? I wonder how much your burn has cost tax payers over the years? Hopefully the county/state billed your @ss when you got home.
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby gyre » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:02 pm

Fallout from open air nuclear testing and the material used in abrasive cutting wheels?
How bad can that be?
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby BBadger » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:24 pm

Time to plonk fail-troll itaintwhatitseems.
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:31 pm

itaintwhatitseems wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:*sigh*
Reaction to the dust is idiosyncratic. I wouldn't suggest breathing it year round, and having dust masks available is good, but if we are talking about a week's exposure, especially a week with few white outs, you are probably okay. Work with your doctor if you have serious questions.


and you're the same jack@ss who's husband was airlifted out how many times from BM???? I wonder how much your burn has cost tax payers over the years? Hopefully the county/state billed your @ss when you got home.



you are dead meat, asshole.

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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:38 pm

oh my.

i hope this troll is smart enough to spoof his IP address...


because you know, otherwise...






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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby H.G.Crosby » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:39 pm

eh, there is software that can finger out that too...
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby itaintwhatitseems » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:40 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:
itaintwhatitseems wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:*sigh*
Reaction to the dust is idiosyncratic. I wouldn't suggest breathing it year round, and having dust masks available is good, but if we are talking about a week's exposure, especially a week with few white outs, you are probably okay. Work with your doctor if you have serious questions.


and you're the same jack@ss who's husband was airlifted out how many times from BM???? I wonder how much your burn has cost tax payers over the years? Hopefully the county/state billed your @ss when you got home.



you are dead meat, asshole.

my apologies to BBADGER for disparaging meat in any way, it was a metaphor.


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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:42 pm

Ah.....i see.



you must be a real DICK then... :twisted:
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Re: Playa Lung ??!!??!!!???

Postby H.G.Crosby » Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:44 pm

the wife beater tipped us off, we don't even have to trace it.
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