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26-07-2009, 01:27 PM
No Barbecue this year? And it was my turn to sit next to Keira too...

06-09-2009, 10:02 AM
I'm surprised about the fullness of replies to this very thread.

06-09-2009, 09:34 PM
Suppose that means, there'll be no bbq this year..

07-09-2009, 11:33 AM
why not
because of the recession?
come on

14-09-2009, 10:53 PM
Because of inactivity, I guess.
I mean, I'll gladly host party in my flat if people are willing to go to Denmark...

15-09-2009, 12:36 AM
Because of inactivity, I guess.
I mean, I'll gladly host party in my flat if people are willing to go to Denmark...

It would be fun to meet you, but I have so many "That's impossible" that my "round Tuits" can't overcome.

16-09-2009, 07:46 AM
I think this is largely down to me having left the UK and the rest of the regular BBQ contingent no longer being in active service on the boards. Alas, the great tradition of the annual OMGWTFKKWBBQ may have gasped its last.

16-09-2009, 03:04 PM
yes but why don`t you make advisements on other sites?

17-09-2009, 12:31 PM
Advertisements for what exactly?

17-09-2009, 02:48 PM
the site of course
i don`t know on what kinda sites but just put it somewhere

18-09-2009, 11:28 AM
Well it's the highest listed fansite on google. If people want to come, they'll come. No point forcing it. Communities are spontaneous and organic. Keira's career seems to have fallen into a hole; when she picks up so shall we.

18-09-2009, 03:07 PM
your`re right we have to wait until she gets in a new good movie

22-09-2009, 12:52 PM
or several good movies one after another ;)

22-09-2009, 06:52 PM
maybe thats the solution ;)

05-10-2009, 11:49 PM
Because of inactivity, I guess.
I mean, I'll gladly host party in my flat if people are willing to go to Denmark...
Well, I hope there are a few more ppl willing to go to danmark for a kkwbbq next year, would love to realize your offer then :)

17-03-2010, 02:11 PM
We've all been "busy". On top of Baz being overseas, Ice (when I last checked) has a job and a girlfriend (yeah, I was surprised too), Cliff likewise and Peach is also out of the country (not sure if she too has a girlfriend...nice to dream about, though ;)). Haven't checked in with any of them in a while.

Ducky, who was the last KKWer I had any sort of contact with, has been busy but is still, I believe, London-based. I have all sorts of shit going on, but things do seem to be calming down a tad now. Besides, I've not been on the forums.

Now that I'm back, and if there's suitable interest, I'll look into organising one for later in the year. If there is any interest, post a reply to this thread.

18-03-2010, 01:51 PM
How about hosting it in Denmark this year, then?
I don't have that much money, since I'm now studying and from what I know baz isn't too rich either..

18-03-2010, 02:42 PM
For me that's not a problem. I believe that'd be more convenient for Baz too, but I'll wait to see what he has to say about that. If enough people (Cliff, Ducky, Ice, Peach etc) can make it, then I'm all for holding it in Denmark.

Better to hold it in Denmark and get an attendance than hold it in London and have nobody there. So let's see, everybody...BBQ this year, yes or no, and if yes, where, Denmark or London?

18-03-2010, 04:46 PM
We could even make a real BBQ this year where I live.. That'd be a change ;)

19-03-2010, 04:01 PM
We actually did have a proper BBQ at the very first OMGWTFKKWBBQ.

It was in Ducky's backyard. Cliff managed to break a pile of plates whilst showing off with a bokken (I believe it was Ducky's bokken). Which was followed up by a trip to Keirapub (the local pub near Keira's family home).

20-03-2010, 11:54 AM
I could definitely agree to a Danish bbq. Heck, I can even put up a couple of people in my apartment.

20-03-2010, 09:55 PM
Give me a time and a place and I will see about getting a flight. I am free throughout july and august.

20-03-2010, 10:01 PM
Denmark, yes please! Then I might actually be able to make it this year, and that would be awesome!:D

21-03-2010, 01:01 AM
Give me a time and a place and I will see about getting a flight.

I'd guess Denmark may even be cheaper for flights than the UK. No offence to Fo, or any other Danes, but I doubt it's as big a tourist destination as the UK.

21-03-2010, 11:35 AM
Copenhagen is quite nice between July and August.

21-03-2010, 04:43 PM
July suits me best...

22-03-2010, 07:45 PM
I'd be up for coming to this. My Uni finishes in May so after then I'm free.

01-04-2010, 03:30 PM
I demand an explanation for the resurgance of activity. Don't you people have things to be doing?

On topic: Denmark... interesting. August probably suits better and if a floor could be arranged it might even be affordable.

01-04-2010, 03:53 PM
I think August will work for me as well - and I can provide people with a floor. Hell I'll even give you my spare bed, ducks.

01-04-2010, 05:58 PM
Hell I'll even give you my <s>spare</s> bed, ducks.

Fixed. I could've been dirtier but I think I'll leave it at that. And no Ducks, I have nothing better do. I work for myself so end up with strange pockets of free time that aren't really suited to much else but random websurfing, blog comments, forums etc.

As for the BBQ, are we beginning to settle on August in Copenhagen? Like Ducks I think it'd actually be quite interesting to have the BBQ overseas.

01-04-2010, 07:21 PM
As for the BBQ, are we beginning to settle on August in Copenhagen? Like Ducks I think it'd actually be quite interesting to have the BBQ overseas.

Then you could all come over here and save me a trip I can't afford either way :D We're famous for having more cows than people, so BBQ is not a problem. And our currency sucks so you'll be kings.
Plus girls go nuts over foreigners so you'll definitely get laid.
All fixed :P

01-04-2010, 11:19 PM
Haha, that sounds pretty good as well - unfortunately a bit expensive for most of us :(
But there are several months until August - you could always just save money for the trip :p

01-04-2010, 11:21 PM
I don't have the money to go to a BBQ across the pond.

However, maybe you can be chatrouletting at the same time I am and we can be miraculously paired with each other.

Or you know, we could use skype and I'll get some ribs from Hooters.

01-04-2010, 11:24 PM
you could always just save money for the trip :p


01-04-2010, 11:26 PM
I can barely save money for anything as it is.

01-04-2010, 11:27 PM
It's a shame - would cool to have you join us...

01-04-2010, 11:47 PM
It would, but I guess we'll have to get her on the phone or skype or something. We had you on the phone last time, didn't we Mandy? Skype'd probably be way better because we can use webcams...almost as good as being there (well, sans the obligatory groping from Baz).

So PeeDee, are you offering to put all of us up if we come to your neck of the woods? ;)

01-04-2010, 11:53 PM
I'm soo there!

01-04-2010, 11:55 PM
Just out of curiousity - how much do you reckon it would cost you to join us in Denmark?

02-04-2010, 07:18 AM
My bank account and the possibility of field school next year (food and shelter to come to think of it. Worth it.

02-04-2010, 12:24 PM
My birthday is August 30th. Just sayin'...

02-04-2010, 01:57 PM
So we've got a date and a location. Awesome.

02-04-2010, 02:10 PM
The 30th is a monday - hardly the best day to choose.. How about settling on the saturday before, August 28th?

02-04-2010, 10:52 PM
Good point Fo. So let's say that, as a provisional plan, we're holding the BBQ in Copenhagen over the weekend of the 28th of August (for those of us travelling, probably makes sense to arrive on the 27th to make the most of the trip). For now that seems as good a plan as any, let's see what the feedback is to that. How's that suit everybody?

03-04-2010, 10:00 AM
Awesome, now I just have to convince my parents to let me go, lol, I feel like such a little kid saying that xD

03-04-2010, 01:15 PM
You're from Sweden, right?
It's pretty close.. Would be fun if you could make it :)

03-04-2010, 01:29 PM
I can already say that I won't make it. Already spent enough money when I went to Copenhagen during the Christmas break last year.
Besides, I'll have school during that time, not during the weekend but I'll still be pretty darn dead because of it. Sorry folks!

03-04-2010, 08:06 PM
Yes, I'm from Sweden. So if I have their permission and enough money I'll be there! (:

03-04-2010, 08:15 PM
That'd be great :)
As I said to the PD and Mandy - start saving up :) I don't think it will be that expensive. I, and I assume Baz will too, will gladly provide you guys with a floor to sleep on if you don't want the spend money on a hotel..

03-04-2010, 08:36 PM
Even if I could save enough money, I've just remembered my sister comes home in August! She'll bring the boyfriend around, and he's French, so I don't wanna miss that, and we'll be going to Buenos Aires.

So I'll have to settle for Skype too.

04-04-2010, 10:43 AM
Ok, so can we get a provisional guest list together, assuming the date of the weekend of the 28th of August in Copenhagen? Just to get an idea of numbers.

This is what I've got so far, feel free to tack on your name to the thread as we go and I'll edit this post to reflect the changes:

Definitely Attending:


Maybe Attending:


Definitely Not Attending:


If you're in the wrong "group" or "section", feel free to let me know and I'll edit the post to correct the mistake.

05-04-2010, 02:45 PM
Good idea to make a list, Haz. Some of the old British regulars should definately come. And Pete, too :)

05-04-2010, 06:38 PM
Should Pete and/or some of the Brit regulars attend, I'd be more inclined to do so.

07-04-2010, 01:34 AM
I will be at my second day of real university, so alas will not be attending. However, I will be in London sometime around June 10th if anyone wants to grab a beer or lunch/dinner.

09-04-2010, 12:35 AM
I'll be around.

16-04-2010, 11:45 PM
I'd love to make it, but we'll be only a couple of weeks from a trip to New Hampshire (which is looking to be really fucking expensive) for a bona-fide lesbian wedding. How progressive is that?
Maybe we'll be able to make the trip if there's one next year.

22-04-2010, 10:11 PM
Any news from Elin or Michael regarding possible attendance?

23-04-2010, 07:12 PM
Not yet, I really hope I can go though, I'm still waiting for the right moment to ask my parents!

23-04-2010, 07:56 PM
No worries, just thought the thread needed a bump ;)

22-05-2010, 07:31 AM
What about you, Michael? Any news on whether you'll be able to afford to attend?

25-05-2010, 02:38 AM
I just got back from a fencing trip and have been offered a place at a training camp in Budapest this January so my cash just got diverted. Sorry guys, I will make it one of these years.

25-05-2010, 07:29 AM
No problem. Congratulations. I've updated the list to reflect that, and hopefully next year you'll be able to make it. Speaking of which, maybe next year, if we can find a willing sponsor, we could hold it Stateside? That'd probably be much easier on everyone in that hemisphere (which is quite a lot of our regulars).

Anyway, I'm now a maybe. It's a maybe leaning in favour of attending, but still a maybe nonetheless.

25-05-2010, 06:46 PM
I will do my best to make it, I really want to come!

25-05-2010, 08:04 PM
I will do my best to make it, I really want to come!
Of course you do. It's the OMGWTFKKWBBQ!

Come on you guys, let's do this!

26-05-2010, 08:34 AM
I will say this; if Elin (or anyone else I've not met before) attends then I'll be there with bells on.

10-06-2010, 06:22 AM
Sorry guys, I can't make it, my mum nearly killed me just bringing the subject up. Would've been really fun, but yeah.. :/

10-06-2010, 07:22 PM
Heh. Figured that was a likely possibility. And this before she even knows what kind of reprobates you'd be meeting up with. So what's the current status, are we still on? Foeni, Baz, Ducks? And is the offer of a place to crash from Fo/Baz still open? Let's get this puppy finalised and then we can commit to booking travel out there.

13-06-2010, 05:19 PM
I'm still on! And the offer to crash at my place is still open :)

24-06-2010, 11:43 AM
I'm sort of teetering on the edge of going on holiday that weekend - due to unavoidable work commitments I can't go any other time :(

01-07-2010, 04:28 PM
Well it is your birthday. Let us know what happens on that score; I'll hold off on booking anything just yet. Would be kind of lame if it's just me and Fo in a pub getting drunk by ourselves. Not heard from Ducky yet either...

01-07-2010, 07:36 PM
Lame? Not at all. Besides, I met with Baz for a meeting the other day, and we pretty much agreed that we will find a date this year to meet up...

01-07-2010, 10:35 PM
Excellent. I'm looking forward to hitting on Danish girls whilst paralytic. Make it happen.

02-07-2010, 06:31 PM
Heh - shouldn't be a problem ;) I'll do you a favour and not stand near you when you're doing that... :p

05-10-2010, 09:24 PM
Well I assume Baz went away for his birthday. So what's the score, we still looking to do one before Christmas, or postpone anything until next year? Guess we should open this up, see if others might attend if it were postponed.

06-10-2010, 02:27 AM
Don't know about y'all, but me & about 20 cousins will roast a ~300lb hog in Yoakum, Texas this weekend! MMM, pork, beans, tortillas & all the pie you can eat. Think I'll enjoy a Shiner Bock to wash it all down. First time vistors must kiss the pig: Pucker UP! LOL :-)xxx My family in south Texas sure knows how to throw a party! Y'all come back, now ya hear!

06-10-2010, 11:20 PM
I'm up for any UK based event. Slightly undercashed for travel currently.

08-11-2010, 02:09 AM
I'll gladly host party in my flat if people are willing to go to Denmark.

07-04-2011, 11:58 AM
Are we actually going to do anything this year or will this be another BBQ-less year?

08-04-2011, 03:08 PM
As usual, I'm up for it. Also, I think we should host it in Denmark (as usual) :)

11-04-2011, 08:37 PM
I could be persuaded. If people are about and up for it I'm always game.

16-04-2011, 12:46 AM
Suppose we should get in touch with some of the old members to see if they're interested.

16-04-2011, 01:02 AM
I'd be up for it depending on when it is since I'll be in greece from june till mid-august, and if I have the money of course, because hey, this year there's no one who can tell me I can't go ;)

16-04-2011, 11:02 AM
Well, given Baz is now ensconced in Bacon-land with Foeni I think holding it in Denmark makes a lot of sense. I assume it'd be more convenient for Elin too.

I'm OK with that, if Ducky is then I can't see any reason to hold it in London, at least with the present "guest list".