My BGG CON 2011 Survival Kit
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BGG Con is just around the corner. It's time for me to get prepared.

You see, BGG Con is no ordinary week. It's an exhausting test of the limits of human endurance. It's like running a triathalon every day for a week. But without the swimming, running, or biking.

You can't just show up without training and expect to survive it. Of course, it's too late now for the training. I just kept putting it off and now it's too late.

Instead, I'll be relying on my survival kit. It's everything you need to survive a week of gaming.

Below is a list of things I'm planning on taking to BGG CON 2011. If I've forgotten anything, feel free to add it to the list.
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Energy Bars

Some people prefer the renewable bars, but I use the old fashioned Fossil Fuel bars.

The only real problem with them is the exhaust.
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Sweet Tea

The nectar of the gods. Nature's perfect food. I've heard it has more caffeine than coffee.

I'm almost certain that's false, but when you drink it in the quantities I do, it still gets the job done.

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Math Trade Games

I traded away 11 games in the math trade this year.

I'm not sure I did it right, though, because a lot of the games aren't mathy at all.
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Hemorrhoid Donut

Even if you don't have a "problem", after a few hours gaming, a little extra padding is a welcome change.

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5 Hour Energy Drink

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Astronaut Diaper

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My wife

I'm packing my wife this year.

I'm not sure if she'll be useful, but you never know.

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Bourbon, Scotch, Soco, some type of whiskey and perhaps the soda of your choice. Mix it into an extra large fast food cup and you have a buzz sustainer all night long.

Stay thirsty, my friends. devil
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You WILL buy games despite your best intentions. Bring something to take them home in.
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