11 March 2008 | Otto Schutt
If you're in the Bay Area, give a brother some love. I wish I could be there, but I gotsta work.Update: the link you want is here.
28 November 2007 | Otto Schutt
A few weeks ago I had a meltdown on the show as I was attempting to share some scary news about Otto Schutt, a member of our beautiful community, who has recently been diagnosed with colon cancer and is also without health insurance.Otto's chemo treatments are going to be gianormous. If you can help, please donate here.
This recording contains several voice-messages for Otto Schutt which can also be heard in the next episode of BURNcast. If you would like to leave well wishes for Otto, please call the BURNcast hot-line at 775-363-5861.Credits:Music: "mystery box house"by Daniel Berkman,available on Magnatune.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.
This recording contains several voice-messages for Otto Schutt which can also be heard in the next episode of BURNcast coming out tutu-tomorrow (tutu-Tuesday!).We are currently working on our next volume of messages, so keep'em coming by calling the BURNcast hot-line at 775-363-5861.Credits:Music -"Diabolique" by Burning Babylon,available on Magnatune.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons
15 October 2007 | Otto Schutt
Michael Franti and the Spearhead family have stepped up to help raise the money for Otto’s treatment, which is now going to be nearer to $100,000 with chemo, etc.On Friday, October 19, 2007, SpearGear will donate 100% of proceeds from their online store to our brother Otto.Be sure to click here on Friday.
From Random Lee Kind:I was able to visit Otto for a few minutes today. Wow, he has a lot going on; tubes, wires, and needles everywhere. Mark (former roommate), Dex (travel brother) and I snuck in before visiting hours because Dex was on a lay-over on his way to NYC. Otto is still very groggy and heavily sedated. In the moments Otto was able to focus he conveyed the gratitude he has for all of
Click image to light a cancle for Otto.
Otto's Fundraiser at Shine on 10/21. Save the date! Otto went into surgery this morning at 7:30 a.m. at St. Lukes Hospital. Here's the latest update from Random Lee Kind:Otto is out of surgery but deeper in the woods. The tumor they took out was the size of an orange and showed serious signs of spreading. The doctors removed the lymph nodes around the liver and biopsied the surrounding tissue.
This from Random Lee Kind:Otto Schutt is a big man with a little tumor that is going to be removed from his intestine on Friday. They cut him open last week to check out his appendix saw that was fine and thought it was all just a nasty infection. The biopsy results came back Monday and unfortunately the doctors found the tumor is malignant (the bad kind) and I don't know the prognosis but your prayers