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"Hi y'allReacently, I think I'm on my way to the wonderful thing know as RSI. As a Musician, this is, well, totally not what I need right now . I've made a few searches but nothing came..."
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"Sorry to put this here but I just need a place to vent / rant / verbally abuse my ex-employer.I got fired on wednesday over somthing that I consider to be really small and annoying.Long..."
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"Anxiety and Depression: Does it really get better or Do you just learn to pretend everything is ok when it's not.Ok I posted this question in either/or but I feel like it needs serious ..."
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"Hi everyone. Last night my car was broken into after a gig and nearly ALL my props were stolen list includes5ft faded blue staff bag with slightly ripped top1 x big heavy 5ft fir staff..."
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"Enrolled to vote? (Australians?) As you may or may not know the election was called over the weekend. Due to changes in the enrolment process if you want to vote now only have until 8pm..."
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"So when I came to New York, the first swim coach I met here was Paul. I showed up to a Team New York Aquatics workout as a drop-in and he gave me a very thorough going-over, put me thr..."
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"Ok just so you all undrestand what I'm on about I have a 3yo boy and he has been spinning sock poi since he was old enough to pic them up. He can do a good butterfly and wraps around v..."
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"Written by:Respect, by Eddie Stratton. Don't ever worry that you have to earn respect - you are alive, you are a person, which means our respect for you is a given. Here is our perspec..."
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"Sitting in the Physics lesson today (we doing the big bang and the end ofg the universe), we covered great theories about the universe...i was just wondering which one you belive to be ..."
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"I've recently been coming across people who claim to be experts, or accused of being.A woman who has held her job role for only a year and doesn't know the full range of the materials y..."
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"P- Bush asked congress the other day for an increase to wage the war on Iraq. He is asking for $80 Billion , bring the total price of going to war with Iraq up to round $320 Billion . n..."
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"I admit when I first read the headline I thought it was a cross-post from the Onion, but it's for reals. I haven't yet read the paper this article refers to, but am looking forward to ..."
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"people being self taught or a student of another spinner seems to come up every once and a while in topics. So i was wondering what peoples thoughts of this is. Whats are you? what ma..."
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"I have just finished Year 12. Done my last exam. Sat in my last classroom. I have been wishing for this day for so many years but now that it is here, i feel a great anti-climax. Th..."
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"NOTE: what they are looking for:Presented with information and ideas in a focused, in-depth, thoughtful, and meaningful manner.Supported ideas with specific examples.Include information..."
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"The Home Office has recently published a consultation paper entitled 'Managing Protest.' You can download a PDF of the paper here:http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/documents/cons-2007-managi..."
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"Just your friendly adolescent medicine specialist here!It's flu season! Get your flu shot, especially if you're a college student living in close quarters with a bunch of other student..."
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"I was discussing this with a coworker yesterday.At which point does something stop being the evolution of something old and start being concidered it's own new entity on it's own path?F..."
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"I thought that it would be nice to show my support to all of those people who have given their lives over the years and those currently doing their tours of duty... on this remembrance ..."
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"Okay, I have a ceramic hand drum with a natural skin head. It is lovely.I also have a fiberglass and synthetic head one. It is very nice. They both have their plusses and minusses. They..."
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"So this morning my intern wakes me up at 6AM after I've been sound asleep for about a half hour.Our 16yo girl with sickle cell disease is having increased chest pain and difficulty brea..."
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"This is based on a poll from another forum I've been reading recently..Basically, do you write in cursive?If not, why not? Is learning cursive a pointless and redundant waste of time or..."
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"I think it was GothFrogette who suggested a forum dedicated to HoP parents. Until then, how about a thread to discuss the joys-and heartbreaks- of being a HoP parent, and perhaps get a ..."
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"National Novel Writers Month....or nanowrimo.comLiterally, write a novel in a month. Anyone participating?I'm writing...I always write (which would love some discussion on that too) bu..."
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"So I was having an interesting muse tonight.My friend, Regyt once on this board, once read a short story about a piano concert that went all night.She concluded by commenting that she c..."
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"Ok, im no way near being good enough to busk, but i was wondering how much london street performers get from acts like firestaff, poi etc.Im mainly asking because a friend of mine made ..."
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"Recently I heard a story on NPR that got me all riled up. I just found out about this online effort to help those being mistreated by the judicial system. The story is below with link..."
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"OK, I've searched the threads, and although there are a few travel threads about, non quite touch on this. So in about a years time, (September 2008) I plan to finally go for it and ta..."
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"What happened to them? They were the life and soul of this place... now they seem to have disappeared but still listed.seems every one is hiding here and our mods dont exist any more! ..."
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"On Saturday, my nephew lost a 5-year-long battle with drug addiction and depression and took his own life. He was 21.The family is in shock, obviously. All deaths are sad, of course, ..."
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"Eeek... I tweaked my shoulder last week and rested a week (no poi) and it's still not 100% better. I think the added stress of doing repeditive wraps is finally taking it's toll on my ..."
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" As prommised under "hydrogen Powered Cars" Ive starded a new thread for energy calculations, etc. Some quick calculations to consider THERE ARE 2 ERRORS HERE the Earth's radius is 6.3..."
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"Re-insurance season is upon us and I have just had my documentation in and upon reading it came across a point of (minor) alarm. This is a point that everyone who is insured by Equity n..."
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"Broke my left collarbone 6 weeks ago (I'm left-handed) and am back at the hospital on Wednesday this week for X-ray. It's not a particularly great hospital - in fact it has an apalling..."
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"The headphone effectI have noticed something kind interesting the last couple of days and am wondering if anyone else has had the same experience. I work in a big office block which has..."
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"Did we need a study to tell us that more than 40 percent of everything said in e-mail is misunderstood? Well, they did one anyway. http://www.csmonitor.com/2006/0515/p13s01-stct.htmlA w..."
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"http://www.treehugger.com/files/2007/10/truthabouttoyota.phphttp://www.truthabouttoyota.com/Companies that publicly advertise their "green credentials" while lobbying to oppose green le..."
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"So I have an exciting opportunity coming up and I was sharing the excitement and the nervousness I feel surrounding it with someone. To which it was responded.."Why is that your dream? ..."
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"What would you want it to carry?Obviously poi, devil stix, flags, some beginner jug balls.Those are givens.What else would you want it to carry?Would you be supportive of stuff that is ..."
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"At anothers suggestion I am starting this poll.The premise under debate is that to be considered a Professional performer one must derive all of ones income from performing.A quote from..."
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"ever since HoP got larger i have come to the website, looked at it, and thought 'there is too much here for me to look at in the time i usually give to HoP every day' and logged off aga..."
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"Hey folks,I am writing a feature article on the political situation in Burma, and was wondering if we have any Burmese spinners on here, or for that matter anyone who has been to Burma..."
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"Article in Canadian mediaBasically what it says is that  Written by: CBC newsthe non-binding declaration, which sets out global human rights standards for indigenous populations,..."
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"So we got this new medical student on our service yesterday. He's a student at an Israeli medical school, but doing most of his clinical rotations in the U.S. because he wants to come ..."
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"So I just got my fire Poi in the mail a week ago. I swore I was not going to lite them up for 4-6 months...... That didn't work. I only did very basic moves with them, only things I was..."
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"http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4363075.stmWhat are your opinions on what has been done?"
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"Coming to Thailand, tourists should inform themselves about country, culture and customs. Failing to do so has potential to lead into difficult situatons, because Thai-culture sometimes..."
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