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Old 06-22-2017, 09:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Couch surfing across America

and I need some gaps filled.

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A lifelong buddy and I decided to drive across the country to pursue a business opportunity.

To that end I bought a 10 year old BMW, and have tossed a bunch of time and cash at it in the last three weeks.
What could possibly go wrong?

The plan is to leave Ohio july 2.
Stay with some friends in the mitten of MI the night of, then head to the UP via the Mackinac bridge july 3.

I need someone in the UP the night of july 3rd. We could camp in sault ste marie. We'll have a tent and all my camping gear, but then we waste time setting up camp and shit. A couch or floor would be awesome. I'll buy you beer, or fix your network or your PC or some shit. No, I'm not sucking dicks

The plan is then to turn west and drive across the UP into MN. Someone round abouts Duluth or Minneapolis would be great for the night of july 4th.
Trying to keep trip days to around 6-7 hours of driving.

Other than those spots I've got the rest covered. We'll be traveling to Dickinson ND to meet up with some friends, and then to go see @MT4Runner before continuing on to Oregon.

Eventually We'll be in the Grass Valley area for a few weeks. I will find screwzer2 and kick him in his tiny shin.
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I'd offer up a couch in Minneapolis, but...

A) You already helped my fix my network.
B) I'll be out of town.
C) You won't suck dick.
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Sorry, I'm booked.
Some dude from Facebook is crashing my couch that week.
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Old 06-22-2017, 10:03 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Hit me up when you find your way to Ass Alley I'm way cooler IRL than Screwy

And I want to kick him too. He has probably forgotten I live here again
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Not sure about your U.P. path but if the houghton area would work out LMK.
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A lifelong buddy and I decided to drive across the country to pursue a business opportunity...

No, I'm not sucking dicks
Well I give up then. What is the business opportunity?



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Cannabis.
I thought that was pretty obvious given the locations we were traveling too.

medical cannabis is legal now in Ohio.
it is state sponsored monopoly, so a permit is literally a license to print money.

my buddy knows the guys making that shit happen local to us. Jobs were offered, but we've got to hit the west coast for a few months for training stuff. Since technically you can't do any of that here, because permits haven't been granted yet, but the state wants people with experience before they grant permits....

Classic bureaucratic catch 22 bullshit.
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I'd offer up a couch in Minneapolis, but...

A) You already helped my fix my network.
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C) You won't suck dick.
just give me your address so i can camp in your back yard.
I promise not to shit in any sunroof


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Sorry, I'm booked.
Some dude from Facebook is crashing my couch that week.
he's probably an asshole.

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Hit me up when you find your way to Ass Alley I'm way cooler IRL than Screwy

And I want to kick him too. He has probably forgotten I live here again
only if you put that fucking death centipede outside.

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Not sure about your U.P. path but if the houghton area would work out LMK.
it's a ways farther north than we'd like to go, but appreciate the offer. I'll run it by him, maybe.
I'll keep you posted.
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Someone round abouts Duluth or Minneapolis would be great for the night of july 4th.
Trying to keep trip days to around 6-7 hours of driving.
You could probably get into some fun shenanigans with @[486], he's somewhere in that area.
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Not sure about your U.P. path but if the houghton area would work out LMK.
well fuck it. let's do this.

it's only about an hour out of the way, and you're an individual that I'd like to meet.

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looks like another member is doing st paul area, so I think that fills in our gaps.
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sounds like a fun trip.
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sounds like a fun trip.
we used to do dumb things like this when were between 16-20.

we haven't had a proper road trip in 15 years, and this promises to be epic.
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well fuck it. let's do this.

it's only about an hour out of the way, and you're an individual that I'd like to meet.

Pms inbound.

looks like another member is doing st paul area, so I think that fills in our gaps.
Don't make it sound so gay.

PM sent.
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[email protected] has exceeded their stored private messages quota and cannot accept further messages until they clear some space

but I got your number. Everything there sounded like fun, except the ball gag bit, I'm not really down, not judging, just not my thing.
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only if you put that fucking death centipede outside.


I guess I can do that

That said I've worked in and around every angle of this business so I might have some useful information for ya
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we used to do dumb things like this when were between 16-20.

we haven't had a proper road trip in 15 years, and this promises to be epic.
well if you get really really lost and end up in jersey let me know YO'
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I guess I can do that

That said I've worked in and around every angle of this business so I might have some useful information for ya
Dude I'm hooked up with seems to have a particular way he wants things done, and for the kind of money he's talking about I will be his bitch.

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Oregon is your final destination, Whereabouts ?


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