JUOTA 2019 ?

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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby LeBaron » 04 Jun 2018, 14:05

Corp Whore has tagged me on FB, so I’ll say that the reason I haven’t said anything about this is that it is very unlikely we’ll be able to attend, so I’ll stay out of the planning talk. Our anniversary is in April, so we typically go somewhere for that. We’ll be in the UK for XMAS this year and plan to be in Estonia in summer 2019 and probably again the following winter. Obviously we would love to be at any JUOTA and I wouldn’t rule it out if it was nearby or flights were super cheap somehow. So plan away, I’m sure it’ll be excellent wherever it is and I’m glad people want to get it going again.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby toomanyhatz » 04 Jun 2018, 22:29

sloopjohnc wrote:
Jumper K wrote:Fuck Denver! What’s there apart from some mountainous shit?


Nothing. I went a couple months ago to a tradeshow. While a nice little city, there's not much there there.


Boulder, however, is beautiful and has tons of great bars and restaurants (or at least did when I was there last - visiting none other than our own Davey the Fat Boy!) Plus, CAG and Feeb are there (I assume they'd welcome us, but of course should that become a serious contender we should certainly check in with them before we appoint them hosts!)

I'm cool with wherever, and no guarantees that I/we can make it anyway, but I would most definitely love to see this happen.

If it's San Diego, my presence would be at least 95% certain.
If Denver/Boulder, it probably dips to 75-80%
Vancouver/Toronto/DC maybe just a little below that, but I would make every effort.

I would try for New Orleans, but as I said, I'm more interested in somewhere we haven't been before (though I'd probably do Austin again in a heartbeat).
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby The Fish » 05 Jun 2018, 13:00

Savannah - I'm here right now and loving it.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby LeBaron » 05 Jun 2018, 13:15

The Fish wrote:Savannah - I'm here right now and loving it.


That’s on my list of places to go, for sure.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby yomptepi » 05 Jun 2018, 13:34

I am in, as long as it is somewhere new. Toronto sounds good. I missed the Austin one, so that would be fine too.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby Livet » 07 Jun 2018, 15:34

I wasn't sure I could make this because I have another possible trip planned earlier in the month. But what the hell, I'm up for it!

I like the idea of Savannah or Toronto, though I'm not too fussed.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby Daddy Longlegs » 07 Jun 2018, 16:53

Of the places floated, I'm probably up for any of them, but in order, for me its:

1. San Diego
2. Denver/Boulder
3. Toronto
4. New Orleans
5. Chicago
6. Austin
7. Middle Earth

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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby toomanyhatz » 07 Jun 2018, 18:15

For me it's:

1. San Diego/Tijuana
2. Denver/Boulder
3. Vancouver (could include Seattle)
4. Toronto
5. Austin

I like the idea of Savannah well enough, but it might not be that practical for us being on the whole other side of the country.
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby The Fish » 07 Jun 2018, 19:11

toomanyhatz wrote:I like the idea of Savannah well enough, but it might not be that practical for us being on the whole other side of the country.


It's practical for me being on the other side of the ocean !
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Re: JUOTA 2019 ?

Postby Sambient » 17 Jul 2018, 16:17

Daddy Longlegs wrote:Of the places floated, I'm probably up for any of them, but in order, for me its:

1. San Diego
2. Denver/Boulder
3. Toronto
4. New Orleans
5. Chicago
6. Austin
7. Middle Earth



Austin would result in one or more new tattoos, grok.
And gives us Minnie and Baron.

Don't know what kind of immunizations we'd need for Middle Earth.