(Probably not a) Public Service Announcement – Prepare for the Weather!

The desert can kill you. Photo by Ubub92

This is the second in a series of PSA’s for playa radio station BMIR that emerged out of too much bourbon and sexual tension.

BMIR staff tell me that my PSA’s are being reviewed carefully because they’re “kind of inaccurate and vaguely hostile,” so be warned.
Today’s lesson:  Prepare for the Weather!  (It’s gonna be brutal out there!)
Enjoy!  And if there’s a topic you’d like me to produce a PSA for, drop me a line.
Caveat is the Volunteer Coordinator for Media Mecca at Burning Man.  His opinions are in no way statements of the Burning Man organization.  Contact him at Caveat (at) Burningman.com

About the author: Caveat Magister

Caveat is Burning Man's Philosopher Laureate. A founding member of its Philosophical Center, he is the author of The Scene That Became Cities: what Burning Man philosophy can teach us about building better communities, and Turn Your Life Into Art: lessons in Psychologic from the San Francisco Underground. He has also written several books which have nothing to do with Burning Man. He has finally got his email address caveat (at) burningman (dot) org working again. He tweets, occasionally, as @BenjaminWachs

4 Comments on “(Probably not a) Public Service Announcement – Prepare for the Weather!

  • Kallie3000 says:

    First I was like, “Aww man, they are going to tell me how horrible the dust is going to be again. What a bummer” then I was all like “meh, maybe I’ll listen to it anyways” and then I was like, “LOLZ – ‘what kind of psychopaths’… ‘screw this! don’t come to Burning Man!’… SO FUNNY! YOU GUYS ROCK!”

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  • Chemist says:

    Alkaline dust is not acidic. It is alkaline.

    Having the properties of an alkali, or containing alkali; having a pH GREATER than 7.

    Having the properties of an acid, or containing acid; having a pH BELOW 7.

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  • Pannat says:

    I’m glad that BMIR is finally being censored for accuracy. It took a lot of time and effort to get the pirate radio stations off the playa that were talking smack about the BMorg. Now finally, the community will have one singular message for everyone – that we’re awesome!

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  • ak says:

    You get silly when you’ve had too much bourbon.

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