Axpona 2019 Schaumburg IL

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  • indyhawgindyhawg Posts: 1,368
    Just a reminder, today is the last day to get your tickets at reduced prices.
  • KennethSwaugerKennethSwauger Moderator Posts: 6,877
    "We don't need no stinkin badges"
    Is actually from Blazing Saddles".
    "They thought we were too loud, but shoot, I had four army blankets folded over my amp, and the volume level was on 2. I'm used to playin' on 10!" S.R.V.
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 15,283
    edited January 2019
    "We don't need no stinkin badges"
    Is actually from Blazing Saddles".

    Yes you are correct it was too late to change once i realized my mistake.

    Post edited by pitdogg2 on
  • KennethSwaugerKennethSwauger Moderator Posts: 6,877
    Does anyone know the name of the original movie that this quote is in reference to?
    "They thought we were too loud, but shoot, I had four army blankets folded over my amp, and the volume level was on 2. I'm used to playin' on 10!" S.R.V.
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 15,283
    “Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!” The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, 1948
  • ThortonThorton Posts: 1,252
    I'm in. Picked up a 2 day pass and booked the hotel.
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,784
    Thorton wrote: »
    I'm in. Picked up a 2 day pass and booked the hotel.

    I'm jealous!
    I'll try my best to see you swags next year
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 15,283
    edited January 2019
    Thorton wrote: »
    I'm in. Picked up a 2 day pass and booked the hotel.

    Woo hoo Mikey party at your place
  • KennethSwaugerKennethSwauger Moderator Posts: 6,877
    Correct, well done! One of the few movies where a father and son are part of the same movie. Walter and John Houston.
    "They thought we were too loud, but shoot, I had four army blankets folded over my amp, and the volume level was on 2. I'm used to playin' on 10!" S.R.V.
  • indyhawgindyhawg Posts: 1,368
    Thorton wrote: »
    I'm in. Picked up a 2 day pass and booked the hotel.

    I was hoping to do 2 days this year. Unfortunately, I am only able to get away for 1. See you there.

  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,152
    I tried for a room on the 13th said they were sold out. Did find one about a mile away for $54 big ones I probably should book it.
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 15,283
    Correct, well done! One of the few movies where a father and son are part of the same movie. Walter and John Houston.

    I was googling when you were asking because like I said i had also thought it was rehashed in BB as well.

    Well before my time Ken ;)
  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,152
    gudnoyez wrote: »
    I tried for a room on the 13th said they were sold out. Did find one about a mile away for $54 big ones I probably should book it.

    Good price for. Room in that area.
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  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,152
    edited January 2019
    I'm in got me a room at the Extended Stay by Woodfield mall only a 25 minute walk from the show and a 2 day pass, I think my wife might attend if she's off that weekend see you all soon. It appears the Extended stay had a couple of rooms left at $54 plus tax on those dates, act fast those of you looking for a room.
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  • marvda1marvda1 Posts: 3,762
    i booked at the embassy suites, i told the guy that the embassy suites in tampa wanted $700+ for 2 nights and he laughed.
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  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,152
    edited January 2019
    https://patch.com/illinois/chicago/chicago-still-one-worst-bed-bug-cities
    Man got 2nd thoughts, hopefully a establishment such as the Extended Stay has these critters in check.
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,711
    That's really the downtown hotels Steve, not many come from other countries to stay in Schaumberg Illinois.
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 15,283
    edited February 2019
    gudnoyez wrote: »
    https://patch.com/illinois/chicago/chicago-still-one-worst-bed-bug-cities
    Man got 2nd thoughts, hopefully a establishment such as the Extended Stay has these critters in check.

    well look at the bright side Steve.... you have plenty of money from room cost to buy a few cans of bedbug spray to bomb the room, then your luggage before you drag them back into your house >:)B)
  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 7,472
    Can you imagine the PR fallout if any rooms at the Renaissance Schaumburg had bed bugs?

    Talk about killing your attendance for future Axpona shows there.
    "Electronic music is human sound adapting to indulge technology, and for some, it feels like the signature sound of energy. New and abstract sounds over hypnotic rhythms can conjure vast soundscapes for escape, pleasure, and transcendence."
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,711
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    gudnoyez wrote: »
    https://patch.com/illinois/chicago/chicago-still-one-worst-bed-bug-cities
    Man got 2nd thoughts, hopefully a establishment such as the Extended Stay has these critters in check.

    well look at the bright side Steve.... you have plenty of money from room cost to buy a few cans of bedbug spray to bomb the room, then your luggage before you drag them back into your house >:)B)

    You'd think Ivan....Steve as that stuff by the case, seeing how much he hangs with Russ.
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  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,152
    Tony, I thought Russ had the critters in his beard taken care of so Steve should be OK to hang with Russ.
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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,565
    edited February 2019
    I had chipmunks in my beard.....
    Get it straight dipsticks....
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,711
    lightman1 wrote: »
    I had chipmunks in my beard.....
    Get it straight dipsticks....

    Chipmunks eat nuts.....allll makes sense now. :D
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  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 7,472
    @mlistens03 Since you didn't get to make it to the Florida show I guess that means you'll just have to get to Axpona this year! Make it happen!
    "Electronic music is human sound adapting to indulge technology, and for some, it feels like the signature sound of energy. New and abstract sounds over hypnotic rhythms can conjure vast soundscapes for escape, pleasure, and transcendence."
  • mlistens03mlistens03 Posts: 2,664
    Clipdat wrote: »
    @mlistens03 Since you didn't get to make it to the Florida show I guess that means you'll just have to get to Axpona this year! Make it happen!

    Definitely can't make that, a couple days drive/airplane ticket. Next year I'll have my drivers license and can make the FL show without worrying about my parents' schedule. :)
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  • SCompRacerSCompRacer Posts: 7,195
    edited February 2019
    lightman1 wrote: »
    I had chipmunks in my beard.....
    Get it straight dipsticks....

    Dipsticks are important!

    This kind of chipmunks? :D

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  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 7,472
    "Electronic music is human sound adapting to indulge technology, and for some, it feels like the signature sound of energy. New and abstract sounds over hypnotic rhythms can conjure vast soundscapes for escape, pleasure, and transcendence."
  • maxwardmaxward Posts: 456
    Just reserved a room at the Hyatt Place. Plan to drive from Oregon, send my wife to Buffalo to visit her family while I’m at AXPONA or visiting my family or friends. Then may catch some jazz at the Green Mill after the show. Hope to meet some of you there.
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  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 3,999
    Clipdat wrote: »

    Sweet. Hopefully Garth will give away some Niagara’s!!
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  • dagodago Posts: 38
    I'm putting you in charge of coffee Joe, better haul that machine up with ya. :)
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