THE TEN+ COMMANDMENTS OF RAVE
Thou shalt not kill the atmosphere with overt sex on the
Thou shalt not holdest a 40 while dancing, for the other
ravers shall not hold him guiltless, who wields a Colt 45 on
Thou shalt not covet thy neighbors glowstick, niether his
nitrous balloon, nor his ecstasy, nor his spot on the
Thou shalt not holdest thy cigarette while catching a groove
on the dance floor. For the other ravers might suffer burning
flesh wounds or ruined rave gear.
Thou shalt smile at the gentleman or lady moving to the beat
Thou shalt not upset the holy Technics by jumping near or on
Thou shalt not play gabber in the chill room.
Thou shalt wear extra deoderant so as not to offend thy
Thou shalt use smoke so as to better envelope thy fellow
Thou shall announce all disc jockeys prior to their
Thou shall provide free fruit so as to replenish the
thirst and appetites of thy bretheren ravers.
Thou shall open some door so as to allow the winds of freshness
to cool thy congregation.
Thou shalt offer gum, candy, and most importantly WATER to
those raving maniacs with whom thou cometh in contact.
Thou shalt not touch thine mouth to thine neighbor's water
bottle, as plague and virus thus spread rapidly throughout
Thou shalt not grimace nor act angry when bumped by a
passer-by, but smile and say: "no problemo."
Thou shalt blow thy party whistle and wave thine hands in the
air when the music lifts thine spirit.
Thou shalt not pass out chemical concoctions of thine own
invention to fellow ravers. Only those tried and true
chemical combinations that have been accepted by ravers since
time immemorial shalt thou pass out.
Thou shalt not scam thy fellow raver.
your oh-so-PLURy mtn-ravers:
Aaron <firstname.lastname@example.org>; pepper;
ClarkovSaturn; gold-E; Barnaby (boulder-ct-uk); Wendy:)
Date: Fri, 2 May 1997 09:21:38 MDT