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I was working at Network Appliance back then, and it's always fun to see people dress up in small or medium companies big companies, like SGI where I was the following year, are usually boring and fewer people dress up. Turns out that people did show up, but I was probably the only caucasian in the whole club. But eh, nurses wasn't all you could find there of course: At Amy's party, I met Poison Ivy.
I didn't take too many pictures back then, but the Duracell Lady definitely was the winner. Well, little did I know: Halloween While the Exotic Erotic Ball can be a bit sleezy, it's still a fun and interesting place to go to, so I went there again this year. Then, because I tend to think "Fuck those stupid speed limits on the freeway", I tend to get in trouble with the cops.