Starting today, folks will trickle out of SF to head for the Playa for Nevada's most popular circuit party. Bye-bye.

But back in 2007, pyro-troll Paul Addis set the man ablaze a few days early, much to the delight of many anti-Burning Man hipster ilk. Reactions at the 2007 Burning Man cotillion, however, ranged between drugged-out insouciance and as if daddy just cut them off of the trust. Then, a guy killed himself.