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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

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Posted:ok, yes i know....

its very early.

but, what ho my lord?

news from the east?

http://cirque-bout-du-monde.ath.cx/pages/langues/indexgb.htm
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or

(its the same site but easier to remember): www.ejc2004.org

I hope to be attending seeing as i will have lots of student loan left, and by the sounds of it, its a damn good laugh.

Robert Harrt should be there too! we can make much fun at him.

or i could just tell him exactly what i think of him... biggrin

yes, that would be fun
*stops stroking beard*

so who else is likely to be going?


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Posted:***

OK, quick thread hijack so I can do a search next year....

Top things I wish I had at EJC that I'll be sure to bring next year:
- Crappy Flip Flops for wearing in the shower.
- Henna.
- Games for sitting in the shade and being slack.
- Remember to shop before the last day!

Things that we had that were key and I should remember to bring next year:
- Gazebo
- Vodka Watermelon
- Shorts
- Sun Screen
- Blankets to lie on
- Extra Tent
- Tons of Water
- Ear Plugs
- American Shorts with tons of pockets
- Wide range of warm/cool clothes
- Hat to screen the sun
- Nice space to camp
- Food to share

What else did I forget for next year? Guys?


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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay, United Kin...

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Posted:next year please remember to take 1 coleman (balls and clubs included).

"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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elasta

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Posted:how about some intoxicating blue liquid to set fire to your mouth with?

there's nothing quite as fulfilling as a tasty airwrap

if you're full of sh!t, at least you're fertile

"we are all flowers growing in God's garden... and that is why he spreads the sh!t around" - David Byrne

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NYC

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Posted:Only if there's an intoxicated red haired woman to pour it there. wink

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Posted:the royal court was lacking several princesses, no?

other than that...
pillows

ps. will coleman be needing batteries or is he solar powered?


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Posted:I'm pretty sure Cole is ... um... tobacco powered. As long as he keeps abiding he should run smoothly. Unless a certain princess is there... she has a tendancy to wear him out. eek

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bluecat


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Posted:disgusting lack of princesses.

and lords too

(toms must be brought)

also lacked quite severly one phyllis ubblove


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Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

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Posted:I'll be remembering to bring some spare clouds to cover up the sun, or at the very least some suncream (thanks to all who let me steal theirs and not become a lobster!)

And backgammon - I still can't believe no-one had a backgammon set!

A large vehicle to carry back all the stuff I managed to acquire, and with room to carry all the stuff I didn't acquire but would have liked to - ahh quality cider for 50p/litre rolleyes


YARR! Thats replaced the whale in my nightmares!

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FireNix
BRONZE Member since Apr 2001

FireNix

old hand
Location: India/Bristol

Total posts: 904
Posted:So wheres everyone at, im heading south from Paris tomorrow. be interesting to hear some more Post EJC shinanigins
Love and respect to all


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Posted:Oh yeah... and Cole and the Princesses will flake every year. That's my prediction.

Every year they say: "Oh yeah, I'm totally gonna come down for EJC yeah I promise yeah I'm totally gonna be there it's cool..."

And then they go to Glastonbury.

And the tune changes to: "Oh I'm totally skint... I'm burned out... I need a break... Next year I promise."

So as long as Glastonbury is a week or two before EJC I don't think we'll ever get those crazy kids.

Sad but true. frown

Well... we can always hope and dream ...

See you all except for Cole and the Princesses in Slovinia. Maybe.


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Posted:ubblol

just like cole says he'll come to edinburgh....


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coleman
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coleman

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Posted:tongue



i predict that i will prove you both wrong - one this year and one next...





now, where the f#ck *is* slovenia?


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Posted:Cross the channel and just drive South East. If you start being bombed by the American Airforce you've gone too far.

[It's touching the southern tip of Germany and the Northeastern tip of Italy.]


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coleman
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coleman

big and good and broken
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Posted:thank-you.

now, where the f#ck is edinburgh...?

wink


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Posted:Small town a few miles north of Matlock.

Maaaaahtloooooochk.

smile


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Dom
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Posted:Ptuj in Solvenia is 950 miles away. If you drove straight it'd probably take about 15 hours from Calais. You have to go through France, Belgium, Germany, Austria and then you get to northern Slovenia and Ptuj. Apparently it's beautiful. We need a mule to take comfort and equipment. I'm up for the drive and stopping eveywhere on the way, who's me driver's mate? smile

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Posted:Written by: NYC

[It's touching the southern tip of Germany



umm when you said Germany, did you mean Austria? yeah, that's what I thought.
Provisional offer of a floor in my flat in Graz (Austria!) and cups of tea before the start of the festival for tired travelling folks on the last legs of their journeys (and probably their bodies too!) hug


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"we are all flowers growing in God's garden... and that is why he spreads the sh!t around" - David Byrne

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King Of Bongo


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Location: Berlin

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Posted:WAHEY!!!
elloooooo....
s'meeeeeee Ben!!!
yay!!!!
ejc was fantastic-amazing-wicked-incredible-lazy-fun and matt- i might even have started to do a little wibbling myself as well as the usual dribbling in your honour.

hmm- tim, lidiya and I didn't go to holland in the end- we decided it would be the end of us motivationwise. wow hehe Instead we fumbled about for another evening in carvin before heading to lille and spending all our remaining money on inter-rail tickets leaving Tim and I with no money for food or accomodation... hmm... interesting
we then chose to head to Zurich as we heard there was some sort of festival there. It turned out to be a massive techno rave street parade with over 3.5 million people, foam parties, techno and psytrance galore and random-everyone-dressed-up-and-feely-good-vibes the week after we arrived (PSI you would definitely have loved forever and ever as much as we did!), so we stayed there for the week.
The best thing was that we took much note of Canada Bob's street performance workshop and after a few flops started making some nice cash with our fire performances and stuff. We earnt the vast majority of the campsite fee and borrowed some off wonderful lidiya for food (and have an inter-rail ticket!).
After that we moved on to austria for some mountain-goat-fun. hmm.

anyway, I'm currently back in madrid for a couple of days to see my bro before he heads off to live in guatemala. Then meeting up with T&L possibly in paris or maybe prague (where they are at the moment and send their regards) before heading back to spain for some R&R.
Unfortunately I don't think we're heading boom-ways, but who knows... we shall see when the time comes (we have no money to pay for tickets- but can travel there if anyone knows how we could get in free/ help out with shows etc).

wow, big rant over.

love to all, off to sleep!
zzzzzz.... hug biggrin ubbrollsmile
mua!
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Posted:wow man! I've been wondering how you guys got on. Last I knew of you, you were heading to Amsterdam, so I assumed that's why you hadn't been in contact... wink
The rave thing sounds amazing and I glad you started pulling money in from the busking too, I cant wait to hear about it!
Keeping the Chimaera flag flying, Sy and I are also working on a street act - with the obligatory sword fight (you know Sy!)

Hope to see you at some point in Madrid... or hey, the BOOM thing might still work out - if we get word from Mike. smile
see you soon
Lx


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Psi


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Posted:"Word from mike" has been sent a week ago - or didnt it get there ??? must have spellt your email address wrongly ..sorry !.. hm , i know tim got it .. its bad news unfortunately - theyre full in terms of acts so i doubt well make it unless someone has some miracle idea .. and i think ill be too knackered anyway .. theres some nice other parties coming up soon in bristol and london so im not too sad about boom - next year for sure well be here!



Hope youre having fun around europe, that psy festival sounds phat, any internt site or other info about it? glad you had fun!

Im still trekking round peru and having a very nice time with lots of new impressions every day!



All the best, see you back in brissle end of august,



Mike biggrin



Edit: Sorry for hijacking the thread redface rolleyes

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Posted:Written by: Dm

I'm up for the drive and stopping eveywhere on the way, who's me driver's mate? smile



SHOTGUN!

Well, I won't commit to it yet. I don't think about summer plans until April. But as of right now it's the best offer I've gotten for next summer!


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Posted:can I book early (to avoid disappointment) so I get to ride in the magic Dm-mobile next time and not just unload it?
ubbrollsmile


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Posted:http://www.street-parade.ch/
br>ok- apparently it was only 1m people, but it seemed like shitloads more!
currently checking out the pictures in a really vain manner to see if i can find any of meee!!!


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Posted:Oh... I've been to street parade twice. It's my favorite of all the parades I've been to.

I'm sensing quite the road trip.

Again. I'm also comitting to nothing until Spring has Sprung.


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TheWibbler
GOLD Member since Apr 2003

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Location: New Zealand

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Posted:Slovenia sounds like a lot of fun!

Drove through there during my travels last september. Didn't stop off though but it was lush. I'm definitely up for a little road trip dom.

Mike: No luck on getting you a place at boom, my buddys all booked up i'm afraid.

Looking forward to bristol, see you all there.

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Posted:Matt, dont worry bout boom, ive kind of filed it away in my head until next year smile

See you all in bristol i hope, Mike biggrin


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mcp
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Posted:I can't believe everybody can plan soooo far in advance... I know my coming year is a mist of unknowns, and mostly lots of hard work..

"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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NYC

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Posted:Maybe if you start planning now you'll actually make the FIRST day of the convention next year. wink

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mcp
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mcp

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Posted:ayyyyyeeeeeeee....

That wasn't my fault... I would have happily made my way on the french trains if my french wasn't worse than laura's and hell, hers is pretty bad. [I seem to be gathering scowls here.] biggrin

Maybe if I was a pimp and had oddles of money I wouldn't need to skimp around and get lifts places when other more broke people obviously deserve them more ... wink

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"the still legendary" - Kaskade

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Posted:yes. entertaining how bad your french is miss burnt-not-stung pook...?

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