Amtrak Party in Reno!

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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby theCryptofishist » Sun Jan 27, 2013 7:26 pm

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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby lucky420 » Sun Jan 27, 2013 7:31 pm

A great big THANK YOU to Doc for bringing this wonderful party to Reno.

Got to see old friends again and meet new ones...YAY

Thanks again Doc

Adam, Sadie and I had a great time. :D
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby Box Burner » Sun Jan 27, 2013 7:51 pm

Elliot wrote:I have posted four shots on the Gerlach thread. (Trying not to commit the sin of double posting.) I lightened them, but I think it will be difficult to see faces -- there just aren't that many pixels.

Edit: And the sun went behind a cloud just as they arrived.


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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby littleflower » Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:47 pm

What a great party! Thank you Doc... And thanls to everyone else, as well.... It was so nice to see everyone.

We're just returning from the playa, which is covered in snow. Afterwards we stopped for raviolis at bruno's and they were sooooo good! Poor triken wouldn't eat them as she is a vegetarian, she had to put up with all of our yummy sounds.

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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby TinkerMom » Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:54 pm

Oh yes, the ravioli was delish!
And, a thank you to GoatHead for dinner!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby pinemom » Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:57 pm

Oh NOoooo's~ You ate Bruno's Ravioli?
EEk, You are the Brave Burners!

Had such an awesome time with EVERYONE!!!! I was so hung over/lethargic I just laid on tv watching the couch.
Just got out of hot tub, and I believe I may live to party again.. :twisted:
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby Dr. Pyro » Sun Jan 27, 2013 9:11 pm

Hay gang, back home here in Newcastle safe and sound. It was the best Amtrak party we've had in years. Jesus did we drink on the train. And snowball fights? And let's hear it for in-room Jacuzzis, absinthe, Yggy and Red/Twist who so unselfishly gave up their rooms (and huge in room Jacuzzis which I really needed thankyouverymuch) Moonrise, Pinemom, Tinkermom, Winebuff, MDF, Risky, Killbuck, Triken, Winebuff, Blowfish, Harmony, Littleflower, and on and on it goes. Say what you want, but we really know how to have a good time. Unfortunately I became a little "green behind the gills" about 1:15 and decided to live to fight another day. And boy was it ever a fight! Brunch at Harrah's was great, champagne flowed freely (and we drank freely).

I love you people. I am humbled that so many of you gave me credit for the fabulous party, but in all fairness, I was only a participant and not an integral part of the logistics. Yggy and Twist, who so generously gave up their luxury suites so we could, dare I say, get fucked up (absinthe is your friend) should be the ones who get your praises. Without them, who knows what would have happened?

And I have only one parting word: Pineapple.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby Box Burner » Sun Jan 27, 2013 9:35 pm

they make a hand grenade like that!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby TinkerMom » Sun Jan 27, 2013 10:17 pm

Dr. Pyro wrote:And I have only one parting word: Pineapple.

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Thank you Doc!! I had a blast!!

Same time next year?
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby winebuff » Sun Jan 27, 2013 11:53 pm

Still in Reno until tomorrow morning but wanted
to say thank you so much Doc for arranging
the trip and a big shout out to Yggy and Red
for party central. It was so fantastic mtg
everyone. I had a fantastic time. You guys are the best and can't
wait to see you on the playa soon! Xoxoxo.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:32 am

* staggers in*
dang........what fun!! I'm just home from Reno. Nothing like pulling an empty trailer over an icy summit at night with grooved pavement!!

awfully tired, though.
But well fed at Bruno's I'll say. Say what you want, those raviolis are so dang good. I'm not sure I've tasted sausage like that. Or whatever the meat was. You know it was good when you can still taste it hours later when burping, and have heartburn.

What a great time! I sure we can do it again and even more folks show up from eplaya!!

Indeed, there were hijinx. and yeah, funny how when I got to my room, the bed had what can only be described as a big seatbelt all the way across..........but, it was great for leverage.

Glad the security guys who got to MDF's room, never came up........well that I know of, anyway.
jacuzzis and spankings were handed out..

Thanks to all, who made it great!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby Dr. Pyro » Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:47 am

I too must go on record as saying it was the best Amtrak party maybe ever. Had all the necessary ingredients: nudity within 15 minutes pulling away from the Roseville Station (what was that red head's name? She may have been with Laguna Del Sol, the nudist resort), the conductor acknowledging our liquor and only warned us to "drink responsibly" which I think translates to "drink copiously so you can have snowball fights after leaving Truckee while being a general pain in the ass and successfully seducing several of your mates on the train after it's been completely trashed", decent if not chilly weather in Reno, nudity in the Jacuzzi (and elsewhere!), Sunday brunch at Harrah's, Bloody Mary's at the Little Nugget, absinthe!!!, silly string, and wonderful company. Really, maybe the best Amtrak trip I have ever been part of. You guys missed one helluva party. Pineapple.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby winebuff » Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:00 am

At the airport ready to go home. So much fun.
Exhausted buy hey, what happens in Reno, stays
in Reno. Thx again everyone. Pineapple!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:23 am

Pineapple indeed!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby FIGJAM » Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:49 am

Sounds like a case of "Folie a deux".

Maybe "Folie a plusieurs".

Possibly "Folie simultanee". 8)
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby thisisthatwhichis » Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:50 am

Yea, that was pretty awesome... :D Nice to see and meet the folks I missed at the BDC M&G last year!... Whoot!!!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby oneeyeddick » Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:01 am

That ravioli ain't exactly sausage.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:23 am

oneeyeddick wrote:That ravioli ain't exactly sausage.


tasty, none the less "rumble".
I've eaten from street vendors in Taiwan, so.............
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby CornMan » Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:53 am

The pics on facebook look like a lot of fun. Hopefully next year.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 11:05 am

Zeke Chaparral wrote:The pics on facebook look like a lot of fun. Hopefully next year.


pics on FB? uh oh.................
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby CornMan » Mon Jan 28, 2013 11:56 am

All the ones I saw were family friendly.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby lucky420 » Mon Jan 28, 2013 1:00 pm

Got to meet OD Green aka pursehead :D
Oh my god, it's HUGE!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby TinkerMom » Mon Jan 28, 2013 1:57 pm

I think that I am going to be the last one to reach home.

Totally had a blast this week end. Snowing on the Playa, a toast to it all.
*sigh*
I don't want to get on the plane......

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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:04 pm

oneeyeddick wrote:That ravioli ain't exactly sausage.

It's hippie, rejected by DPW. I thought everyone knew that.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:16 pm

theCryptofishist wrote:
oneeyeddick wrote:That ravioli ain't exactly sausage.

It's hippie, rejected by DPW. I thought everyone knew that.


would that be "Soylent rainbow/tiedye"?
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby MyDearFriend » Mon Jan 28, 2013 7:26 pm

I had a wonderful time, thank you all... :D :D :D

And oh hey Yggy how did the full moon pictures turn out? I would love to see one... 8) 8) 8)

That ravioli had some, ummm, delayed action on it. :? But it was really nice of Goathead to pick up the check. :D We left Chloe a nice tip.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby Elorrum » Mon Jan 28, 2013 7:31 pm

Yes!!! Thanks to GH! and rumbly tumbly here... uh oh.
Thanks MDF for riding shotgun and navigating.
What a swell bunch of folks, and Thanks to Doc for putting it all together!
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby ygmir » Mon Jan 28, 2013 7:38 pm

yeah, dang. I'm wondering what the norovirus we got at the casino was........can't be the ravioli!!

and thanks GH, for dinner!!

check your PM MDF.
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Re: Amtrak Party in Reno!

Postby lucky420 » Mon Jan 28, 2013 7:56 pm

I have a full moon pic on my phone...cherished


'twas sent from the playa with love :wink:
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