My first festival ever!

Re: My first festival ever!

Postby teardropper » Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:14 pm

trilobyte wrote:It's as if the whole thing could serve as some kind of lesson in the use of potentially insulting or inflammatory remarks in an introduction post...


Mods...? we have a sticky.

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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby Elderberry » Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:15 pm

Dr Helix wrote:
new_world_order wrote:i notice a common trend on forums...4/5 people are ass holes. responding is useless! no one is like "sic opinion dude! now come check out all this awesome electronic music I listen to and be free!" no one says "i feel the same way. I feel ya brother" i have like 2 positive comments on this entire thread.


Maybe it's the way you present yourself that creates this trend. And........I'm done here.


Without ever reading a post new_world_order has ever posted, I can still agree with that.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby teardropper » Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:17 pm

new_world_order wrote:i notice a common trend on forums...4/5 people are ass holes.


(...checking everyone's post history... gotta' see who's the assholes...)
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby teardropper » Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:27 pm

Radical Inclusion -- 
Anyone may be a part of Burning Man. We welcome and respect the stranger. No prerequisites exist for participation in our community.


I SUPPOSE that, uh, you know, it applies to ePlaya, too... I guess... even if you are an trollish asshole...

So, POST ON, you fuckin' troll...

Now, that's settled... can we get back to Da Bar...?
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby 5280MeV » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:32 pm

teardropper wrote:Radical Inclusion -- 
Anyone may be a part of Burning Man. We welcome and respect the stranger. No prerequisites exist for participation in our community.


I SUPPOSE that, uh, you know, it applies to ePlaya, too... I guess... even if you are an trollish asshole...

So, POST ON, you fuckin' troll...

Now, that's settled... can we get back to Da Bar...?


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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby knowmad » Mon Jan 16, 2012 5:24 pm

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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Jan 16, 2012 7:28 pm

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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby forty_eight » Mon Jan 16, 2012 7:51 pm

I, for one, will never forget how they tried to manipulate current events to their own short sided ends!

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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby moonrise » Mon Jan 16, 2012 7:56 pm

Has Evan left the building?

Will Evan join us at the burn?

Will the owner of the segway be reunited with his mobility device?

Will Larry Harvey come up with a better theme for 2012?

Will C.F.M. and TnT ever return to eplaya?

Who is the Most Interesting Eplayan in the World?

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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Jan 16, 2012 7:58 pm

moonrise wrote:Will Larry Harvey come up with a better theme for 2012?

No, it is utterly impossible for Mr. Harvey to surpass Potatoes!
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby lemur » Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:20 pm

i am the most interesting eplayan.

and burner.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby forty_eight » Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:28 pm

^ what ways are YOU doing it wrong ... i need to learn from the one!
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 16, 2012 9:08 pm

knowmad wrote:so wo..sh realy isn't a sock?


OMFDTYBJSISHMCM.........no, she's not a sock.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby wh..sh » Mon Jan 16, 2012 10:35 pm

knowmad wrote:so wo..sh realy isn't a sock?


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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby graidawg » Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:23 am

Aphex Twin. thats all
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby illy dilly » Tue Jan 17, 2012 9:25 am

moonrise wrote:Will C.F.M. and TnT ever return to eplaya?

I too have been asking these questions.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby ygmir » Tue Jan 17, 2012 8:00 pm

illy dilly wrote:
moonrise wrote:Will C.F.M. and TnT ever return to eplaya?

I too have been asking these questions.


I make sacrifice, each day, in those hopes.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby tamarakay » Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:01 pm

teardropper wrote:
new_world_order wrote:i notice a common trend on forums...4/5 people are ass holes.


(...checking everyone's post history... gotta' see who's the assholes...)


i'm number 3 of 5, so ME ME ME ME!
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby JDCookMS » Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:03 pm

tamarakay wrote:
teardropper wrote:
new_world_order wrote:i notice a common trend on forums...4/5 people are ass holes.


(...checking everyone's post history... gotta' see who's the assholes...)


i'm number 3 of 5, so ME ME ME ME!



Ooooh, ohhh, oooohhhhh!!!!! Can I be an asshole?! PLEASE?!?!!?!?!?! 8)
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby tamarakay » Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:04 pm

illy dilly wrote:
moonrise wrote:Will C.F.M. and TnT ever return to eplaya?

I too have been asking these questions.


I know, two of my favorites and so so so helpful.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby illy dilly » Wed Jan 18, 2012 5:25 pm

tamarakay wrote:
illy dilly wrote:
moonrise wrote:Will C.F.M. and TnT ever return to eplaya?

I too have been asking these questions.


I know, two of my favorites and so so so helpful.

Oddly though, when you send TrishnTek a message he replies relatively quickly.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby new_world_order » Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:23 pm

48_love wrote:NWO, you don't want to miss this concert ... the Crescendolls are the closing live act on the main stage but none of these people will tell you that straight up!

Also, despite what anyone says: TAKE THE BROWN ACID!


hahaha! i will be going to burning man sober, but thanks.

never heard of the crescendolls, i am going to look them up right....about....NOW
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby new_world_order » Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:25 pm

trilobyte wrote:It's as if the whole thing could serve as some kind of lesson in the use of potentially insulting or inflammatory remarks in an introduction post...


sorry you have trouble reading. re read my intro post and think about it again. it was definitely not an inflamatory post. your selective brain just picked out one phrase and i am sorry you did that.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby new_world_order » Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:27 pm

5280MeV wrote:
teardropper wrote:Radical Inclusion -- 
Anyone may be a part of Burning Man. We welcome and respect the stranger. No prerequisites exist for participation in our community.


I SUPPOSE that, uh, you know, it applies to ePlaya, too... I guess... even if you are an trollish asshole...

So, POST ON, you fuckin' troll...

Now, that's settled... can we get back to Da Bar...?


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See you in the dust, NWO - drop by if you want some espresso or a beer!


what!? inviting me for coffee and beer?! as of now im going to BM alone, because all my friends are wusses and my gf is addicted to school...i actually would stop by. where?
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby new_world_order » Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:29 pm

lemur wrote:i am the most interesting eplayan.

and burner.


thats debatable.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby AntiM » Thu Feb 16, 2012 9:57 am

new_world_order wrote:
lemur wrote:i am the most interesting eplayan.

and burner.


thats debatable.



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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:04 am

AntiM wrote:
lemur wrote:
new_world_order wrote:
I wouldn't even fathom that someone from a festival like this would even know who Bach was, let alone a harpsichord.



you have a lot to learn.



No shit. Hand me that clue-bat.




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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby tamarakay » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:11 am

well Duh Simon, aluminium. We would just have to moop all the dang wood splinters.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby Drucifer303 » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:53 pm

this thread delivers.

wow.

nessa is right, you definitely want to cam right next to distrikt.
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Re: My first festival ever!

Postby 5280MeV » Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:45 pm

new_world_order wrote:
See you in the dust, NWO - drop by if you want some espresso or a beer!


what!? inviting me for coffee and beer?! as of now im going to BM alone, because all my friends are wusses and my gf is addicted to school...i actually would stop by. where?


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