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You have three blue-sky days...

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Jones, Oct 25, 2007.

  1. Jones

    Jones Active Member

    ... and you can go anywhere in the U.S., on someone else's dime, to do something fun and goofy and adventurous that you've always wanted to do.

    What do you do?

    Or what's in your neck of the woods that would be worth flying in for? A great fishing hole, a killer poker room, a fabulous place to jump off a cliff (hopefully into water), a really big ball of twine...

    And please be forewarned: I reserve the right to steal any idea posted on this thread for a future story.*

    *That's kind of the point, actually.
     
  2. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    What, a tour with the World's Most Dangerous Polka Band isn't in the works? ;)
     
  3. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Three successive days?
     
  4. Jones

    Jones Active Member

    Three successive days, yes. Four even.

    But no polka.
     
  5. pallister

    pallister Guest

    Do you have to spend all the days in the same place?
     
  6. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Time of year is our choice? Sorry for the questions. Want to give you a good answer.
     
  7. 21

    21 Well-Known Member

    What if it rains on the second and third day, can you stay longer?
     
  8. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    I'd probably go down to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. It'd be especially poignant with the city's attempts to recover from Katrina.
     
  9. 21

    21 Well-Known Member

    He wants to know if you live near the World's Biggest Naked Go-Kart Race and Watermelon Eating Competition.
     
  10. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    I'd head back to Montana and hike Glacier, trying to avoid bears, of course.
     
  11. Jones

    Jones Active Member

    Any time of year. If rain interrupts, you can stay longer. If rain helps, you can wait for rain.

    I was thinking "blue-sky day," as in empty, open, anything-can-happen kind of day.

    There really are no limits, except that it should probably cost less than $3,000. But if it would cost more, post it anyway, just for the spark.

    And thanks in advance for giving this some thought, sincerely.

    Naked Go-Karting would be a possibility. I think I'd call it, Crank Shaft.
     
  12. Jones

    Jones Active Member

    Missed pally's question: No, not necessarily. It could be a road trip. It shouldn't be fly to LA, to NYC, to Chicago. But it could be driving a particular stretch of highway, say.
     
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