Re: Unfoggedytails

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Heebs, what's the total cost for the house?


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:08 PM
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J, Robot, x. trapnel, and I have dibs on one of the rooms, preferably one that's big enough for three bodies. My babysitter will be staying home with the babies. Hooray! The plan is that the kids can go to our friends' farm and Lee and I will both have the weekend (or maybe just part of it for her) off.


Posted by: Thorn | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:12 PM
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$1434 for three nights. I don't know that it will be full on Friday/Sunday night, but you pretty much have to do a three day rental over Memorial Day weekend.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:15 PM
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2: You got it!


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:17 PM
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Extra money that isn't needed to cover party costs nor scholarship costs will go to LB, to cover web hosting costs.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:35 PM
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Molly and I can stay at my folks place, but I was imagining there would be one night where a lot of people would want to sleep on the couches and floor, rather than taking a cab home late at night.

We can also leave our kids with my mom, but if there is Unfoggeddaycare available, we might take advantage of it some of the time to take pressure of my mom. We can chip in $$.


Posted by: rob helpy-chalk | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:36 PM
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I'm not paying for web hosting anymore. I think nosflow is.

I mean, I'll take your money, I'm not proud.


Posted by: LizardBreath | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:38 PM
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I was imagining there would be one night where a lot of people would want to sleep on the couches and floor with each other rather than taking a cab home late at night.

6: If a lot of people think they'll want to crash, we should definitely consider renting the apartment as well. From the photos, it's hard to tell how big the house is, but D.C. rowhouses can run small.


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:43 PM
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This is a good source for traditional B&Bs, unhosted B&Bs and small apartments you can rent: http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/washington-district-of-columbia.html

I've stayed in a few of them in the past and had good experiences with the management company.

They have some apartments quite close to the party house that look like they would be a good deal if several people wanted to share them: http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/dc-washington-eastern-market-suites.html


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 2:46 PM
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Not that I'm going to be present to hear any answer given in the next four hours, but what is an "unhosted B&B"?


Posted by: joyslinger | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:16 PM
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A room with a box of Clif Bars in it?


Posted by: LizardBreath | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:18 PM
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11 is sort of right. It's a house with rooms rented individually and shared living room and kitchen space, but no host there to cook or annoy you with "conversation." It's kind of great, actually.

Some of the them have a nominal breakfast, but it's muffins in Saran Wrap and that sort of thing.


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:33 PM
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I made a map! People should add stuff to it.

http://bit.ly/115Opmu


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:34 PM
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If anyone needs extra space, I can offer a mattress & bathroom in our basement (finished).


Posted by: PGD | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:37 PM
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Where is the rental? I'd add to Kraab's map, but I don't want to go too far afield. (Look...Gettysburg!)


Posted by: md 20/400 | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:42 PM
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I am an idiot. It is right there in the map.


Posted by: md 20/400 | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 3:43 PM
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6: Oh, OK. Then I will leave O with your mom.


Posted by: oudemia | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:19 PM
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Hey, the rental house is right in my neighborhood! I know a ton of good stuff near there. This is a dumb question, but how do you add to the map? I can't find whatever the relevant button is.


Posted by: PGD | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:20 PM
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I'm planning on coming but I'm really half-assed about the actual making plans bit. I'll be coming down by myself and I think I'd rather meet y'all before making plans to sleep with you - I'm old fashioned like that.


Posted by: hydrobatidae | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:31 PM
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I mentioned this on the wiki-type-thing, but do we really want to make the address of the place public?

Also, if Mary Catherine has room in her car and is willing to transport spirits, I can purchase some of the alcohol in my home state, where it is much cheaper than in DC.


Posted by: J, Robot | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:32 PM
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do we really want to make the address of the place public?

I would think not.


Posted by: apostropher | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:37 PM
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I'd really, really like to go. Taxes are taking a pretty huge chunk this year though. Also, as I mentioned before, my own room, be it ever so humble, would be good. I'll sleep in a closet or whatever, but nobody else is gonna be able to sleep with me in the same room, so.

Unfortunately, other than Unfoggers, I'm pretty sure I do not know anyone in DC well enough to ask to crash. I might be able to ask around in the punk scene though. The subway runs to Anacostia late at night, right?

Aha! Now I am commenting on the other other place too.


Posted by: Natilo Paennim | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:38 PM
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22.2: Yes, the Metro is open until 3am on Friday & Saturday (but not Sunday).


Posted by: Kreskin | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 4:42 PM
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21- text is coming, eh?
You should offer sponsorships to chip in- $100 gets mouseover text, paying for the rental gets front page status for a month.


Posted by: SP | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:08 PM
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do we really want to make the address of the place public?

I agree with apo. I thought the nearby intersection in the map was good enough.


Posted by: md 20/400 | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:14 PM
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Oops, I meant read- four letter pseuds about words too similar.


Posted by: SP | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:19 PM
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I am likely to rent a hotel room with my daughter so I could do some assisting with babysitting at a hotel as my daughter will probably want to sleep around 9pm.

I am a little sad that Jane is not coming.


Posted by: will | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:45 PM
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if Mary Catherine has room in her car and is willing to transport spirits

Across state lines? Well, I dunno.

(Yes, I have room. I also have room for one more passenger).


Posted by: Mary Catherine | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:46 PM
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Go a bit over a dozen blocks straight north from the house (so that's a longish walk and a very short cab ride) and you hit the Atlas district. Lots of fun places. The Rock and Roll Hotel is perhaps best known (besides the Atlas itself). There's also a pretty good pie shop.

I think we'll probably make it. I'll shoot you an email a bit closer to the time heebie for the address.


Posted by: Jim | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:51 PM
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Are there closer hotels?


Posted by: will | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:52 PM
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17: I'd be happy to watch O at Rob's folks place. I'd rather not attend the main event. I may attend a side event if there is one of those.


Posted by: Molly | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 5:59 PM
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I would like to stay in the house or in an apartment. I probably won't go if I have to stay in a hotel. I'm not destitute, but I want to be economical/frugal/am on a budget.


Posted by: Bostoniangirl | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:00 PM
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Also, I am up for taking the bus down if anyone wants to do that.


Posted by: Bostoniangirl | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:00 PM
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There's some chance I might be feeling so broke that I'd have to abandon Thorn & J. Robot in order to crash with someone for free, if that option were available, but hopefully not. Gah.


Posted by: x.trapnel | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:04 PM
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I probably won't make it myself, not because I don't want to, but because this spring has already turned into "random weekend trips to the East and Midwest extravaganza" and I can't add one more. However I will absolutely contribute to the scholarship fund. I'm also considering a challenge grant program, I think I will donate an extra $100 if there is a picture in the Flickr pool of Tweety wearing a Lakers/Kobe tshirt, $200 if Trapnel puts a picture into the pool (licensed for unlimite worldwide distribution) holding up a sign saying "I support the RIAA, MPAA and copyright law" and I will donate $5000 if Nosflow kills a dangerous large mammal with a knife. Do it!!


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:05 PM
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Ok, the actual challenge grant is that I will match your contributions up to a cumulative total of $500. But what is the point of my awful job of I can't use my powers for evil?


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:19 PM
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$200 if Trapnel puts a picture into the pool (licensed for unlimite worldwide distribution) holding up a sign saying "I support the RIAA, MPAA and copyright law"

Oh, man. Given the way that I'm already betraying my principles by taking this medium-term temp job proofreading marketing brochures for a for-profit quasi-academic publisher, this is seriously tempting.

Speaking of which, I've been reading this book, and while the author's own voice is smug and self-righteous and not particularly persuasive, the interviews with actual music industry folks are interesting, and mostly make up for the aforementioned downsides.


Posted by: x.trapnel | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:22 PM
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Dude you're like 3 feet from jumping into the abyss. Come to the dark side.


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:29 PM
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Should I add a sex grotto memorial $200 bonus for an ill advised hookup? Finally it's like my life has purpose.


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:31 PM
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28 I might want to passenge but am still just at 80% on whether I'm actually going so maybe I'll get back to you and see if you still have space.


Posted by: Mister Smearcase | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:34 PM
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Are there closer hotels?

When I looked on expedia, I wasn't able to find any hotels close to the location, but I did find a couple that were 4-5 stops away on the blue line.

Also, I'm not a local, but when I looked up Rolling Thunder and saw that they expect, "approximately 900,000 participants and spectators" it made me think that it would be a good idea to make hotel reservations early.


Posted by: NickS | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:41 PM
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40: Smearcase, I'm counting on you to show up! Don't we have some mutual lusting after Matt Damon scheduled?


Posted by: J, Robot | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:46 PM
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40: Goddammit you totally have to show. Especially after I missed my chance to meet you and the rest of the NYC crew last fall.


Posted by: Josh | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:50 PM
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I will donate $5000 if Nosflow kills a dangerous large mammal with a knife

What if it's the most dangerous game?


Posted by: oudemia | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:51 PM
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Do you mean wild sea bass?


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:54 PM
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44 was my exact response, which makes me happy. And I'd not realized Little O would be there. Little O!!!


Posted by: Thorn | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 6:58 PM
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In an unexpected turn of events, the boy likes the idea of a visit to DC for our holiday weekend, but you'll probably only see me for the main event if I do manage that.


Posted by: Mr. Blandings | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 7:12 PM
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11/12: All right, I suppose I would've guessed that if forced.

Following up on my own 10, although I didn't spend my four hours away in the canonical way - swimming, yes? - I might as well have; the reality is that I got stuck jogging in a steady rain.


Posted by: joyslinger | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 7:29 PM
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I'm waiting for Halford to pledge some exorbitant sum of money for me to do something heinous to my very being before I commit.


Posted by: Mister Smearcase | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 8:00 PM
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Halford surely you'd kick in something if Smearcase offered to do some free babysitting.


Posted by: Sifu Tweety | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 8:02 PM
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I'll need a sitter.


Posted by: Mr. Blandings | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 8:28 PM
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I imagine my babysitting services will be in particularly high demand among people who read my comment about going to Times Square and asking a caricaturist to draw me biting a toddler in half.


Posted by: Mister Smearcase | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 9:04 PM
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Mi casa es su casa, Smearcase, but I fear they might bite back.


Posted by: Thorn | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 9:10 PM
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52: I envisaged a Steadman rendering.


Posted by: JP Stormcrow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 9:31 PM
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Woo! Continued planning!

I will most likely either stay with other friends in the area or get a hotel room. Either way, don't worry about me for space-assigning purposes.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:04 PM
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Does anyone else keep reading the title of this thread as "Unfoggedytalis"?


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:11 PM
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Because it can help in cases of heart failure?


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:31 PM
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Unfoggedtails, on the other hand, are what will be consumed at Unfoggedecagon.


Posted by: essear | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:34 PM
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I can't be the only regular with a vestigial tail.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:37 PM
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It's probably more difficult to be regular with a vestigial tail. We should get Moby a stipend.


Posted by: Stanley | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:45 PM
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Does digitalis do that? I'd thought it was just straight-up poisonous.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:55 PM
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Apparently it's both.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:57 PM
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Yes, it's why Sir Ambrose (who had a heart condition) had lots of it on hand, and in order to disguise the murder as accident mixed some foxglove into the salad where it was mistaken for sage.


Posted by: jms | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:59 PM
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Famously, it's both.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 10:59 PM
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On reflection I suppose that many poisonous things are beneficial in various ways in small quantities.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:00 PM
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Foxglove leaves don't seem to resemble sage leaves terribly strongly.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:03 PM
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66. It's not even near the top of the list of the most implausible things in that book.


Posted by: jms | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:06 PM
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That summer fields grew high with foxglove stalks and ivy. Wild apple blossoms everywhere. Emerald green like none I have seen apart from dreams that escape me.

There was no girl as warm as you.


Posted by: Nat | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:12 PM
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I was going to add that eating raw sage in a salad (which is how I assumed it would be eaten) would be straight-up nast, but wikipedia informs me that the leaves were cooked into a stuffing.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:12 PM
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I can't decide if I'm going to come. I'm quite comfortable with y'all as a balding 47 year old basement dweller.


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:13 PM
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There was no girl as warm as you.

You leave
nobody else
without a bed

you make
everybody else
thoroughly at home

I'm
the only one
hanged
in your
halter

you've driven
nobody else mad
but me.


Posted by: Basil Bunting | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:14 PM
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Mesh cast for mackerel
by guess and the sheen's tremor,
imperceptible if you haven't the knack—
a difficult job,

hazardous and seasonal:
many shoals all of a sudden,
it would tax the Apostle to take the lot;
then drowse for months,

nets on the shingle,
a pint in the tap.
Likewise the pilchards come unexpectedly,
startle the man on the cliff.

Remember us to the teashop girls.
Say we have seen no legs better than theirs,
we have the sea to stare at,
its treason, copiousness, tedium.


Posted by: Basil Bunting, alternately | Link to this comment | 01-29-13 11:16 PM
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Oh all right, I'll go. Enough with the arm-twisting, sheesh.


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 12:03 AM
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That Basil Bunting is quite convincing, it's true.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 12:05 AM
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But yeah, you should totally come. These things are a lot of fun, and meeting the imaginary people in person adds another dimension to the whole experience.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 12:07 AM
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$200 plus tickets if Smearcase takes two children under 6 to the Metropolitan Opera for a performance. Nigh show only.


Posted by: Robert Halford | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 12:40 AM
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What should they wear?


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 12:41 AM
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If I go, I'll probably try to find a non-hotel option (that B&B thing Sir Kraab posted about, airbnb, craigslist, or something like that) if no within-group rooms are available. But I'm not going to know if I'm going until mid-April or possibly later. As previously mentioned, I'll be within more or less easy bus distance by then so I can decide late.

I stayed in a basement about 10-15 minutes north of there a couple years ago when I was doing research in DC. I really liked it, though I didn't really do much beyond travel to and from the LOC and NARA. I plan on visiting the cemetery.


Posted by: fake accent | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 1:24 AM
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I'm also wondering question in 18. How do I add stuff to the map? If it's easier for Sir Kraab to add stuff herself, then I'd say my favorite place to eat close to the VRBO is a pizza restaurant called Matchbox around 8th & G SE, and I'd second the recommendations in 29 of the Rock and Roll Hotel and the pie shop. They're both around 13 and H St. NE, so, like 20 blocks straight north of the house.


Posted by: Cyrus | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 6:49 AM
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I got good English.


Posted by: Cyrus | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 6:50 AM
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65- THAT'S WHAT I'VE BEEN SAYING FOR YEARS AND NO ONE LISTENS TO ME!


Posted by: OPINIONATED PHILLIPUS AUREOLIS PARACELCUS THEOPHRASTUS BOMBASTUS EREMITE VON HOHENHEIM | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 7:37 AM
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How much would you cough up for a genuinely novel sex act, Halford?


Posted by: Awl | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 7:51 AM
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Ok, people who would like to stay onsite:
- Bedroom from comment 2
- Bostoniangirl
- Nat
- Minivet (violating off-blog blah blah blah)
- Apo (same)
- me
- Eggplant

So it sounds like it's worth getting the lower apartment. I'll email the owner.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:19 AM
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82: I mean, unless he's coughing up a fully-rigged ship model or something coughing up a lot of anything is going to be novel more in quantity than in kind, I'd think.


Posted by: Sifu Tweety | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:21 AM
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I'll only be staying Friday and Saturday nights, FWIW. I would be willing to hotel it if somebody else really needs the on-site space.


Posted by: apostropher | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:35 AM
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Heebie, when you email, it would be good to ask what sort of parking garages/lots are within reasonable walking distance.


Posted by: apostropher | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:40 AM
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I, too, would prefer onsite, but would be willing to stay in a hotel.


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:44 AM
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86 is a good idea.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:46 AM
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87 just got time-warped.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:47 AM
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Re 35, who has the knife, me or the animal?


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:57 AM
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89: Is that an invitation to group sex? Because I don't think I'm ready for that.


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:06 AM
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91: No, it's a dorky dance. I think you're ready.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:08 AM
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Whoa, whoa, wait. Is there going to be dancing at this thing? I don't think I can handle that.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:09 AM
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There's going to be some rough sex.


Posted by: LizardBreath | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:13 AM
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Minivet (violating off-blog blah blah blah)

Not anymore.


Posted by: Minivet | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:14 AM
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86: Others know the neighborhood better but I would expect basically no lots or garages near the VRBO (there's a grocery store right nearby with a small garage but I think it's customer-only). Street parking possibly a pain in the ass but doable.

I haven't figured out yet whether I'll make this thing, but if I do I can offer a couple spare bedrooms and possibly a bare-bones basement apartment for people needing a place to crash (in NW DC, so not in the VRBO's neighborhood, but easy enough to get to).


Posted by: potchkeh | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:14 AM
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Rough sex is fine, as long as it doesn't lead to dancing.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:22 AM
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So we'll be violating the Mann Act, then?


Posted by: Natilo Paennim | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:29 AM
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95: Not anymore that it's a violation? Or not anymore because you can't attend?


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:30 AM
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Maybe he made a note on the piradepad thing and doesn't consider that sufficiently off-blog?


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:34 AM
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Also, I am at about 95% sure that I am going to attend now.


Posted by: Natilo Paennim | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 9:41 AM
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I've fixed the settings on the map so that anyone should be able to add to it. It's totally public, so make sure you're not adding anything you don't want the world to see. (I can make it invitation only, but then each person would have to e-mail for access.)


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:27 AM
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If you still have trouble adding to the map, let me know and I'll do it.


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:30 AM
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Yay for all the people who've said they're coming!


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:30 AM
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100.


Posted by: Minivet | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 11:35 AM
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Gotta go add to the map, but there's been too much emphasis on H Street NE (30 minute walk) and too little on 8th Street SE (5 minute walk). Granted, H Street is cooler but there are some good places near 8th Street --

Cafe Belga -- great selection of Belgian beers, great cocktails, a dozen different kinds of mussels, very good (if slightly pricey) menu. 514 8th Street SE.

Hank's Oyster Bar / Hank's on the Hill -- between 6th and 7th on Pennsylvania Avenue -- great seafood and cocktails. If you know the one near Dupont Circle, this is just as good. Casual feel but not cheap.

Those would be my top two picks. Restaurants on Capitol Hill are generally not very good, particularly in SE, so I would be careful about going to a random place. However, a few more good ones --

Trattoria Alberto's -- near Cafe Belga on 8th Street. One of those old fashioned Italian places with a dozen different kinds of veal scallopini and elderly waiters dressed in white. Hard to find in DC, which tends more toward flashy places doing mediocre contemporary food. Really yummy if you like that style.

Montmartre -- French place right near Eastern Market. Nice casual/fancy blend and pretty good stuff, not quite as good as Belga Cafe but quite good food if you like French.


Posted by: PGD | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 5:19 PM
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Oh, and I think there should be a new brewpub opening on 8th Street this spring, that will do all kinds of freaky-original beers. Between Belga Cafe having a huge variety of Belgian abbey beers and this new place 8th Street will be great if you're a beer afficionado.

I can't even keep up with all the new places that have been opening on 8th street, I tend to stick with my favorites...


Posted by: PGD | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 5:21 PM
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I will be there, but I'll stay with friends.

Plus I have a friend near the rental place whose basement may also be available for rent. If we need more housing.


Posted by: E. Messily | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 5:25 PM
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40: You're more than welcome to passenge. Just let me know if and when you decide.


Posted by: Mary Catherine | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 7:37 PM
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PGD, didn't you say this was right in your neighborhood? What's the parking situation like?

It is very close to a metro stop, but I remember they don't necessarily run super late.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 7:47 PM
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I booked the second unit. It's one bedroom, and one futon in the living room.


Posted by: heebie-geebie | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 7:57 PM
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futon

Please, heebie. We're all adults here. "Flip 'n' Fuck".


Posted by: Stanley | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:11 PM
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110, see 23:

the Metro is open until 3am on Friday & Saturday (but not Sunday).


Posted by: Sir Kraab | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:39 PM
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Trattoria Alberto's would get my vote from the list in 106. We don't have any such thing here in Mpls.


Posted by: Natilo Paennim | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 8:51 PM
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110: if you don't have a zone 6 parking permit the parking situation is not good at all. But you may be able to get at least some temporary parking permits. Given all the time we have between now and Memorial Day I could actually stop by a police station to ask about the availability and procedure for temporary permits for a rented group house.

The house is right next to a metro station but you are right that the metro closes around midnight on weekdays, 2 AM weekends. Just another way DC is anti-fun.

114: I make no great claims for it but I just love that 50s time warp style.


Posted by: PGD | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:26 PM
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The house is right next to a metro station but you are right that the metro closes around midnight on weekdays, 2 AM weekends. Just another way DC is anti-fun.

The bus system runs all night, though, as I discovered at a previous UnfoggeDCon shortly after I discovered how early the Metro closes. So there is still a late-night option other than taking a cab.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:29 PM
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What is with you people and group sex!?


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:29 PM
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Don't knock it 'til you try it.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:30 PM
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It also minimizes the number of beds needed, of course.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:31 PM
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Well, at one time, I suppose, but you probably wear them out pretty quickly.


Posted by: Eggplant | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:36 PM
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You just need to make sure they're sturdy. And big, I guess.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:37 PM
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Group sex doesn't imply groups sleeping together on the same bed.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:40 PM
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Indeed, it doesn't imply any sleeping at all.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:40 PM
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Grex sex.


Posted by: nosflow | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:41 PM
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You can't fuck on the same bed twice.


Posted by: JP Heraclitus | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:43 PM
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That's why you have to maximize the number of people involved.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-30-13 10:47 PM
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94: everyone read down in that thread until you get to "I forgot not to take out my penis."


Posted by: k-sky | Link to this comment | 01-31-13 1:20 AM
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That certainly puts an interesting spin on apo's recent effusive praise for the kid.


Posted by: teofilo | Link to this comment | 01-31-13 1:27 AM
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This is pretty much what I am expecting at the con. I will be sorely disappointed if it does not work out that way.


Posted by: togolosh | Link to this comment | 01-31-13 11:55 AM
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