Tuesday, March 23, 2010

SGA Meeting 3/23/2010

SGA Meeting. I bought the new pokemon game today so I probably won't be paying much attention. I picked Cyndaquil! He is level 9! If anyone else is playing this then we should battle.

8:07 - Meeting has....begun.

8:09 - Sentret just leveled up to 7.

8:10 - Some boring legislation. If senior class spends over budget more than 4,000$ then the SGA gets to approve any other funding or somesuch.

8:14 - It passed.

8:16 - Gonna be a lot of debate on this. Talon Grant for the Barn that is somewhere around here and near Chancellor's Point. He is asking for 20,000$, which he said sounds like a lot, which it is a lot. I don't really understand it, so hopefully people will ask good questions that he can answer and expand on to show why it's so important.

8:20 - I don't feel like students would want to use it very much since it's pretty far away and people usually don't feel like walking. But I could be wrong.

8:31 - I guess it's a cool way to spend money on something that will be around for awhile.

8:32 - I guess I don't think it's the best use of student money, like, would students really use it?

8:34 - 10 minute walk from campus center, kinda far away. Ughhhh I don't know how to decide : [

8:35 - Could we have barn parties in it???
Update: Texted some senators asking them to ask this question. lulz.

8:38 - Doesn't have electricity, but Historic has a generator. Makes hosting stuff their difficult. Also no restrooms.

8:42 - Woah apparently some slavs were buried next to the barn. Long time readers will know how much hate I hold for the slavic people.

8:43 - I don't actually hate slavs btw.

8:45 - David Chase said something to me via facebook, how much internet could we buy for 20k? Ahhh I wish we had faster Internet. Could download so much porn, I mean, Disney movies and homework assignments/articles.

8:46 - Motion to change the amount from 20,000 to 10,000.

8:47 - Sola may or may not have said that it would be a good place to smoke weed.

8:49 - Mike Young, the pragmatist strikes again.

8:53 - More discussion, more people wanting to fund 20,000.

8:54 - Senator next to me is watching Modern Warfare 2 videos on youtube.

8:58 - So thirsty.

9:01 - "It's pretty huge" - Farm dude in reference to the size of the barn. Hope he was actually talking about his penis.

9:09 - Robb Kircher is reading movie reviews.

9:10 - Fuck you Mark Snyder no one gives a fuck about your goddam New England piece of shit town. j/k you bring up a good point. Seriously though stop saying you are from New England, we get it already.

9:17 - Mark stop talking. <3

9:18 - Right now voting, I'm voting against changing it to 10,000.

9:30 - How is it already 9:30. I knew this would happen. h8 u debate.

9:37 - Just got some water, feeling refreshed, feeling authentic.

9:39 - Talon Grant just passed.

9:41 - Justin Perry just called me out in his wanting me to run for President. I feel like Presidents should not get stupidly drunk every weekend, which is why Marlena is a great choice.

9:44 - OH MY GOD SOLA JUST SAID THERE WILL BE A MOON BOUNCE HERE SOON I LOVE MOON BOUNCE SO MUCH MOOOON BOUNCE!

9:49 - Lisa Davidson just compared Health Care Reform and the Barn. Lol.

JUST VOTED NAY TO ENDING THE MEETING.

14 comments:

  1. Getting stupidly drunk is a presidential tradition. Keep it strong.

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  2. hey New England is the most magical place in the world Ken Benjes, you watch your goddamn mouth. just kidding <3 <3 <3. but srsly, barn parties anyone?

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  3. will there be farm animals in the barn we can interact with?

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  4. I didn't mean to make a direct connection. I just thought it was important to note the 'important' decision making and legislation of our country and how we're following a pattern and I was proud of us. Whatever. I thought this was SGA.

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  5. Vice-Presidency is clearly where its at. Except for being having to be a jerk chairing meetings. But otherwise I vote Kenjes VP 2011.

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  6. god i can't type.

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  7. Davidson sorry if I sounded harsh, it was a very sincere comment you made and I enjoyed it.

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  8. So does anyone actually want this barn?

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  9. I mean....10,000 for chris rodkey's boat that like 10 people will use...20,000 for a barn that will directly influence farming activities on campus and impact everyone and the food they eat, as well as revitalize st. mary's history and the local community...meh

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  10. spend the money who gives a shit. maybe we can keep the nutria there.

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  11. the money for chris rodkey's boat was 2,000 not 10,000, and it will be used by 10 people a year for 10 years. thats prolly more people than will use the barn.

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  12. This is basically your most enjoyable SGA post so far!

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  13. Sola I also really liked this post. Lots of info and some funny stuff.

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  14. I thought before ken had said it was 2,000 + 8,000 for the boat. but, maybe its true that students do really want a boat, and they are pretty expensive-- and a barn and the chancellor's point project and a farm would mean more to the people who care about it if they did it largely on their own--but I still think student involvement at historic is a really cool and vital upcoming project for st. mary's future!

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