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Postby thirt33n » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:07 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:silly, thats John Halcyon...


i wouldn't be caught DEAD in pink fur...



pink rubber, maybe.


at high temperatures, pink fur melts into pink rubber?
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Postby Liz Estrada » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:11 pm

the boys from camp Brazilionaire??



i think i just wet myself.
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Postby Liz Estrada » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:12 pm

yup, i did.
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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:15 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:silly, thats John Halcyon...


i wouldn't be caught DEAD in pink fur...



pink rubber, maybe.


What color fur do you prefer?
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Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:39 pm

i'll post some of the Real Fur Furniture i made with the coats my mom was going to throw out in the nineties after it was passe...i salvaged em' from my parents garage before they went to the goodwill.


i'm still partial to Genuine article and My girlfriend and I sported the real McCoy during the American Dream, 2008...hers was Fox, mine bear...

both vintage, so all of you peta poops, meh...
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Postby adam link » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:40 pm

back on topic!

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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:49 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:i'll post some of the Real Fur Furniture i made with the coats my mom was going to throw out in the nineties after it was passe...i salvaged em' from my parents garage before they went to the goodwill.


i'm still partial to Genuine article and My girlfriend and I sported the real McCoy during the American Dream, 2008...hers was Fox, mine bear...

both vintage, so all of you peta poops, meh...

So that means 'some shade of brown' then. You heard the man Cfm!
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Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:57 pm

Authentico.....not to get all Geiny on ya, but...
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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:10 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:Authentico.....not to get all Geiny on ya, but...

You'll take what we give you and like it. Real or not.
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Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:13 pm

well, if you're gonna put it that way.....


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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:19 pm

It will be fabulous! Don't worry. :D
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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:32 pm

theCryptofishist wrote:DPW is thinking of having an ironing brigade out there in June. If they get enough people and enough giant irons, the playa should be smooth next October.

Turning back to the topic, that we will keep discussing until late August, I saw people with heavy machinery smoothing out different campsites last year. It made me wonder if whoever was doing that would offer the service to other camps. I was thinking specifically of you Fishy and all the problems you had in 08. I wouldn't guess how much they would charge (or if they charge), but it could be worthwhile to inquire.
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Postby TomServo » Thu Feb 10, 2011 5:39 pm

Dr Jet Sinister wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:DPW is thinking of having an ironing brigade out there in June. If they get enough people and enough giant irons, the playa should be smooth next October.

Turning back to the topic, that we will keep discussing until late August, I saw people with heavy machinery smoothing out different campsites last year. It made me wonder if whoever was doing that would offer the service to other camps. I was thinking specifically of you Fishy and all the problems you had in 08. I wouldn't guess how much they would charge (or if they charge), but it could be worthwhile to inquire.


I belive its all based on how much whisky you can donate...and how far along the DPW are. They get the job done first...everything else is peripheral I think.
anything worth doing is worth overdoing..
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Postby ygmir » Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:17 pm

Dr Jet Sinister wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:DPW is thinking of having an ironing brigade out there in June. If they get enough people and enough giant irons, the playa should be smooth next October.

Turning back to the topic, that we will keep discussing until late August, I saw people with heavy machinery smoothing out different campsites last year. It made me wonder if whoever was doing that would offer the service to other camps. I was thinking specifically of you Fishy and all the problems you had in 08. I wouldn't guess how much they would charge (or if they charge), but it could be worthwhile to inquire.


I'd question how much that would help a person in Fishy's situation
flattening/spreading the humps, don't make the ground solid. In fact, it'd probably make it softer/fluffier.
you'd have to water and compact, to get a hard surface. Unless, the surface is hard, under the dune, and, you can be accurate enough to not disturb the crust.
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Postby gyre » Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:23 pm

I wonder if steamrolling would help?
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Postby ygmir » Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:32 pm

I'd imagine rolling would help.
but, you'd need to add moisture.
and, with the ground water level so high there, to much action or vibration, would pump water to the surface, I'd imagine.
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Postby goathead » Fri Feb 11, 2011 4:05 am

hmmmmmm

could make it hard and smooth

just need a lot more lenses....
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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:45 am

goathead wrote:hmmmmmm

could make it hard and smooth

just need a lot more lenses....

How about just smooth pathways? Would that be easier for you?
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Postby goathead » Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:57 am

Dr Jet Sinister wrote:
goathead wrote:hmmmmmm

could make it hard and smooth

just need a lot more lenses....

How about just smooth pathways? Would that be easier for you?


:lol:

that would be a great MV, driving along, turning the playa into shiny Black Rock....

:lol:
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Postby Dr Jet Sinister » Fri Feb 11, 2011 7:02 am

goathead wrote:that would be a great MV, driving along, turning the playa into shiny Black Rock....

:lol:

I bet your talented enough to make it look like a cobblestone path! It's art! :D
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Postby goathead » Fri Feb 11, 2011 7:05 am

Dr Jet Sinister wrote:
goathead wrote:that would be a great MV, driving along, turning the playa into shiny Black Rock....

:lol:

I bet your talented enough to make it look like a cobblestone path! It's art! :D


Turning the playa into stone, one spoon full at a time.

and then sometimes its more then art.

it is a real honor to touch peoples lives that way.
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Postby Ugly Dougly » Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:27 am

I suppose a little concrete would go a long way.
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Postby Bob » Fri Feb 11, 2011 11:07 am

Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:18 pm

Maybe I could have a maid sweep the drifts out of my way as I go...
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Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:26 pm

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Postby mayavin » Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:42 pm

you retard
thinkwithoutconsiousneice'en;yerselves;innappropriately[dreams


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Postby ygmir » Fri Feb 11, 2011 7:26 pm

theCryptofishist wrote:Maybe I could have a maid sweep the drifts out of my way as I go...


sorta like "curling"?
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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:23 pm

"If seven maids, with seven mops
Swept for half a year
Do you suppose," the Walrus said
"That they could get it clear?"
"I doubt it," said the Carpenter
And shed a bitter tear.
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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:58 pm

ygmir wrote:
theCryptofishist wrote:Maybe I could have a maid sweep the drifts out of my way as I go...


sorta like "curling"?

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