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Happy 10 Years, CMU Orientation Class of 1998. [Aug. 18th, 2008|12:00 am]
Because AB Tech is neurotic and keeps their schedules around forever, happy 10 years to the class of 2002:

% zcat schedule.f98.gz
     Date: Tue, Aug 18
    Event: The invasion arrives.  Battle Stations.
 Location: Here, There, and Everywhere
     Call: 9am?
     Show: 4PM-4:30PM - Presiden't Cohon's speach
           4:30PM -Snack Music in the tent
           8:30PM-10PM - Playfair! in the Stadium
           10PM-11:30PM - Dance Party/Lighting, Hammerschlag
   Strike: ongoing
Equipment: Full mains... _2_ mics on the Prez... gotta have _2_ mics...
           Delay stacks, gels on hammerschlag, LA's by schlag
           Lots of stuff in the stadium.  Lots.

Its been great knowing you all these years. Don't be strangers.

[User Picture]From: muppetaphrodite
2008-08-18 04:20 am (UTC)
*hugs* Woot 1998 Orientation! It's funny that you posted this an hour after I randomly noticed NBC using 'In Your Eyes' as the theme for a Phelps clipshow. Has it really been 10 years, though?
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[User Picture]From: klari
2008-08-18 11:39 pm (UTC)
Heh. I noticed that, too! Is that still the calibration song I wonder?
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[User Picture]From: alazrael
2008-08-18 05:13 am (UTC)
It makes me want to throw the 3E gang sign.
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[User Picture]From: balter
2008-08-18 01:32 pm (UTC)
Wooooooo, 3E! hah!
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[User Picture]From: sarahnade
2008-08-18 03:44 pm (UTC)
5E will kick your butts. :P
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[User Picture]From: muppetmayhem
2008-08-18 03:05 pm (UTC)
I have to say, the fact that the class of 2002 is at a decade from orientation makes me realize that it has been longer than that for me. Weird... when did that ll happen
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[User Picture]From: klari
2008-08-18 11:41 pm (UTC)
you don't happen to have that mp3 of that song:

Tuesday, August 18, 1998.
That was the day of our lives, we learned we'd made a mistake.
We went up to that door and they gave us a key.
Not one of those nice little metal ones,
It was plastic-key

'Cause were livin' in the Hampton Inn
'Bout 20 minutes away...

Oh yeah.. The title was Livin' in the Hampton Inn. Took long enough to remember eh?
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[User Picture]From: stalkingmsd
2008-08-19 02:55 am (UTC)
I _totally_ forgot about that song. That said, I do in fact have a copy. Yay digital packrat.

It is posted at www.andrew.cmu.edu/~(my cmu userid)/hampton-inn-song.zip (which contains the mp3). Sadly, apparently contrib is lame and doesn't work any more (or at least not right now). So, this is in fact the first time I've ever "published" my www.andrew pages. Heh!
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