June 21, 2002
Jennifer Bildersee
BootsnAll member Jennifer Bildersee arrived at the Eugene airport this afternoon and was picked up by Sean and Nick in the BootBus. Jen, originally from Philadelphia wrote us a guide to Brooklyn New York. She has spent the last several...
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June 20, 2002
Made it home
Jen and I made it back to Eugene around Midnight Monday. The Bootbus preformed admirably and I am thankful to be back. Tom (the VW guy) fixed our clutch for $55. The clutch cable had broken, so he replaced it...
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June 17, 2002
So far, so good
Currently, I am at the shop getting BootBus logos and stuff installed on the Bootbus (see pop-up pic). The drive out to Pleasanton was not a problem. Now that I know the clutch is useless, the bus is running like...
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June 16, 2002
I am sitting here drinking
some Sierra Nevada Summerfest brew, and I must admit, I am a bit scared. I know we can make it, but I really can't wait to go and "get it on" with the road and the bus. As the beer...
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Cooler Packed, Oil topped
(Will the BootBus make it back? Vote here. added at 6:42 p.m.) off. JenLeo and I are attempting to drive back from San Francisco, CA to Eugene, OR without the use of a clutch, starting 5:30 a.m. Monday morning. (June...
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June 15, 2002
Picking it up and related stuff
I picked up the BootBus on Friday night and as I pulled out of Coby's driveway, everything seemed to be A OK. But, about a mile down the road, all the gears started grinding again. Ugh. Somehow I made it...
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June 13, 2002
Trying to get the bus "fixed"
The next morning, JenLeo came back out with me in an attempt to get the bus fixed. After some Corte Madera cop, helped me push the bus to the local Chevron, the gas station dudes had a look at it....
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June 12, 2002
So I decided to hitch back
It was 5:15 p.m. and the bus was not going to be fixed today, so I took matters into my own hands, and thought about what the travel god (Nick O'Neill aka Travelnutter) would do. He would hitch. So I...
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Our First Breakdown
I suppose we were kinding of expecting it, but we never knew when it might strike. Now we know. A day after Sean had completed the drive from Eugene to San Francisco, the BootBus has a problem. Sean's currently stuck...
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June 11, 2002
Hot Writing Women, I mean
The Wild Writing Women. These women are hot and wild. (See pic below - they laugh, travel, and drink like female pirates) So we got into town, just in time for Jen to participate in her writer's group book reading...
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June 10, 2002
Camping in Yreka off I-5
Jen and I camped in "Waiika Travel Haven". Miller Lite in cans was on tap before sleeping in a tent about 10 feet from a glowing phone booth. Jen - Miller Lite Sean with Miller Lite in BootBus Camping and...
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June 07, 2002
Heading for San Francisco
This Monday, June 11th @ 4:00p.m. - I am gonna be taking the BootBus down to SF for a week. Die hard Boots member, Jen Leo will be joining for the road trip both ways. I would love to meet...
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June 03, 2002
Road Trip to JenLeo's
Yeah - so we loaded up the Bootbus for with Jen Leo's stuf and brought her over to her new place. It was only a few blocks, but a road trip to help out a Boots member none the less....
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