Pro-life sentiments: On Ok Cupid they have those lists of questions and you wouldn't believe the number of men who select that women shouldn't have an abortion under any circumstance. God forbid I had ever planned on kissing you, where would my lips go? I have yet to meet or date a female who journals her thoughts when she is calm or happy.Still, the majority consensus appears to be something more broadly defined; it seems like maybe being a Burner is not about where you’ve been, or what you’ve attended, but what you do, and how you live. (Worth noting, while we have you: there’s an event coming up that might convert a few “would-be Burners” [sorry] into Burners, whether they take the title on, or not…the “Bring It! So, readers, you tell us: What, precisely, is a Burner? ” event is an invitation to anyone, anywhere, to get together on June 21 wherever you are and do…something. As long as it brings that feeling of contribution and gifting…and Burner (gasp!
The discussion out there on Ye Olde Interwebz would certainly seem to point to a broader definition for most of us, but there are definitely die-hard literalists who seem to think you can’t truly be a Burner until you burn in BRC. I think if you asked a dozen people who care, you’d get a dozen different answers.Is it someone who has been to Black Rock City, or is it anyone who’s been to an official Regional, or even an unofficial-but-not-dissimilar burn/campout event?By [email protected] you ever traveled with a friend overseas, or crossed the country in a car?By the time your journey is over, one of two things has happened: you have become closer and bonded for life, or you never want to speak to each other again.