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Is Burning Man a cult?

lt christianPeople who come back seem to have their own little in-jokes that no one else gets. I still don’t get it, and I don’t think it’s a cult.
Christian Gomes
Santa Cruz | Music Retail

 

 

 

 

 

lt vnesIt’s a cult-ure. It’s not a cult because there are no prerequisites, you go and you burn the way you want to burn. No one tells you how to burn.
Vnes
Santa Cruz | Concierge at the Santa Cruz Info Kiosk

 

 

 

 

 

 

lt ryanYou don’t know until you’ve gone, or at least that’s what I’m told. And you apparently can’t have an opinion of Burning Man unless you’ve been.
Ryan Tekulve
Santa Cruz | Bagel Worker

 

 

 

 

 

 

lt karstenYes, it is a cult of many different personalities, like an electric Kool-Aid acid test.
Karsten Wade
Santa Cruz | Open Source Software Evangelist

 

 

 

 

 

 

lt JRIn our wildest dreams. Fnord.
J.R. Dobbs
Santa Cruz | Drilling Equipment Salesman

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