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31 min ago | News Max

Grover Norquist Ponders a Return to Burning Man

Grover Norquist may have been one of the most unlikely adventurers to this year's Burning Man event, but he came away happy - and so engaged that he is pondering whether to bring back his children next year.

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4 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

One local business enjoys the post-burn clean up

The 2014 Burning Man Festival has officially come to an end, and many local businesses are helping burners clean up playa dust they brought with them.

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8 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

Iraqi refugees flee Mosul, Islamic State

Refugee Rayan Jboo says Saskatoon feels like paradise after his home in northern Iraq was overrun by extremist Islamic State militants.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000

The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.

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Mission Local

Burning Man Leaves (Some) Room at the Table

The so-called "Burning Man exodus" that occurs every year when some 70,000 people gather in the Nevada desert has meant more tourists and families at the Mission's best tables, and fewer young and hungry San Francisco residents, according to managers of the restaurants.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000

Burning Man participants walk through dust at the annual Burning Man event on the Black Rock Desert of Gerlach, Nev., on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Mission Local

Burning Man Exodus Impact - Myth or Reality?

The conventional wisdom is that with Burning Man raging in Nevada, the crowds here for difficult to get tables and the lines outside places like Tartine Bakery.

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Related Topix: Arts, Baked Goods, Life, Bread, Food

Daily Mail

Afterburn: Last sculpture at Burning Man festival goes up in smoke...

Afterburn: Last sculpture at Burning Man festival goes up in smoke as 'Monday of exodus' arrives for 70,000 campers 'Monday of exodus' marks final day that campers at Burning Man festival have to leave the Black Rock City site Over the course of the past week, more than 70,000 people have gathered in the desert to take part in the party For 70,000 ... (more)

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Burners return home; Busy terminals at airport

Burning Man is coming to a close. Last night, the man was burned and tens of thousands are making the exodus from Black Rock City to Reno.

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The Fresno Bee

San Francisco exhales during a Burning Man exodusa

Here, particularly in the city's rapidly gentrifying Mission District, their neighbors were dreading something else: the moment the "Burners" come home.

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The Daily Republic

Delta Towns: Walnut Grove shows a bit of historic Japan

For Eugene Phillips, the path to owning a Japanese bathhouse began well over a decade ago with Burning Man - that self-expresive art festival that takes place in late August in the middle of the Nevada desert.

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Related Topix: Walnut Grove, CA, Arts, August, CA, Home Listing, Home, Victor, CA, Isleton, CA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

12 Stunning Images Of Intricate Art Pieces In The Middle Of The Desert At Burning Man

The EGO installation celebration culminated at midnight of the Burn 2012, when 10 people with flamethrowers torched the giant letters and watched them burn to the ground.

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Iol.co.za

Debauchery in the desert

The free love message starts the moment you walk into the Burning Man festival. First-time visitors, known for good reason as "virgins", are asked to ring a bell at the gate and then roll around in the Nevada desert.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Watch A Beautiful $266,000 Art Sculpture Burn To The Ground Friday At Burning Man

On Friday, a giant sculpture of a man and woman titled "Embrace" was burned to the ground at Burning Man.

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7x7

Editors' Picks: Starck Bike Helmets, Black Rock Mud Masks, & More

While I'm not playa-bound this weekend, I will channel my inner Burner with Mudpot, a natural mud mask made from clay sourced straight from the Black Rock Desert .

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Burning Man gains more educated, affluent following

For most of its 28-year existence, Burning Man brought to mind a "dirty hippie" image of those attending the annual counterculture arts and music festival now playing out in the Nevada desert north of Reno.

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Daily Mail

When the flames gave way: Burning Man takes on an otherworldly feel ...

When the flames gave way to dust: Burning Man takes on an other-worldly feel as it's enveloped in a huge sand cloud... but nothing can keep revelers from their desert party When the flames gave way: Burning Man takes on an otherworldly feel as it's enveloped in a dust cloud... but nothing can keep revellers from their desert party The 72-foot ... (more)

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WGBH

Not My Job: Gov. Deval Patrick Gets Quizzed On Burning Man

Deval Patrick was elected governor of the commonwealth of Massachusetts in 2006.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Stunning Time-Lapse Video Shows Just How Huge Burning Man Really Is

Burning Man is well under way this week, out in the Black Rock Desert of northern Nevada.

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Vanity Fair

So, How's Burning Man Going So Far?

Dennis Kucinich , a first-time Burner, gave a speech while wearing khakis and a tucked-in, button-up shirt.

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