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Posted: by emptyset
Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 3642    Replies: 26
"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..."
Posted: by Jai
Last Reply: by The Tea Fairy
Views: 2939    Replies: 32
"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..."
Posted: by SeventyMiles
Last Reply: by Fine_Rabid_Dog
Views: 703    Replies: 4
"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..."
Posted: by dream
Last Reply: by dream
Views: 1132    Replies: 3
"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..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Birgit
Views: 2462    Replies: 27
"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..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Rouge Dragon
Views: 738    Replies: 9
"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..."
Posted: by PK_
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 2270    Replies: 25
"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 ..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by jeffhigh
Views: 2274    Replies: 14
"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..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by TinyPixie
Views: 1809    Replies: 11
"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..."
Posted: by TheBovrilMonkey
Last Reply: by Mr Majestik
Views: 3642    Replies: 43
"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..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 1757    Replies: 16
"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 ..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Kathain_Bowen
Views: 1555    Replies: 19
"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..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by natasqi
Views: 1606    Replies: 18
"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..."
Posted: by Walkaways
Last Reply: by Knoxious
Views: 848    Replies: 3
"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 ..."
Posted: by JerryD
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 7780    Replies: 62
"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..."
Posted: by pricklyleaf
Last Reply: by pricklyleaf
Views: 7781    Replies: 28
"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..."
Posted: by PK_
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 2003    Replies: 26
"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! ..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Icarus
Views: 3073    Replies: 33
"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, ..."
Posted: by NYC
Last Reply: by Phai
Views: 1505    Replies: 7
"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 ..."
Posted: by Pele
Views: 307    Replies: 0
Posted: by The_Magnesium_Master
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 5084    Replies: 38
" 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..."
Posted: by Knoxious
Last Reply: by JauntyJames
Views: 1697    Replies: 17
"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..."
Posted: by Wild Child
Last Reply: by Wild Child
Views: 1973    Replies: 12
"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..."
Posted: by ElectricBlue
Last Reply: by Wooktastic
Views: 1176    Replies: 9
"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..."
Posted: by Glåss
Last Reply: by LookThisChanges
Views: 2089    Replies: 22
"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..."
Posted: by Glåss
Views: 868    Replies: 0
"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..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Kathain_Bowen
Views: 2853    Replies: 27
"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? ..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by faith enfire
Views: 4847    Replies: 59
"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 ..."
Posted: by squarefish
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 4378    Replies: 37
"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..."
Posted: by bluecat
Last Reply: by UnclassifiedLeggyGirl
Views: 1310    Replies: 21
"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..."
Posted: by mcp
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Posted: by Mags The Jedi
Last Reply: by Wild Child
Views: 3264    Replies: 28
"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..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 16363    Replies: 124
"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,..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Phai
Views: 1402    Replies: 18
"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 ..."
Posted: by TribalBeatsSioux
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Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by PK_
Views: 10718    Replies: 27
"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..."
Posted: by UCOF
Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 16653    Replies: 217
"http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4363075.stmWhat are your opinions on what has been done?"
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 2960    Replies: 13
"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..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Invader Xan
Views: 2415    Replies: 25
"Is a chimp a person?I think it's interesting because we constantly define "human" as being a "person". So, it got me thinking, under what grounds is something a "person"?I understand th..."
Posted: by Icarus
Last Reply: by pricklyleaf
Views: 1653    Replies: 13
"Anyone seen this before? I understand it is not entirely accurate (how could it be?) but it certainly makes you think.http://www.poodwaddle.com/worldclock.swfFeel free to tell me it is ..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 762    Replies: 8
"Okay, my friend and I thought it would lots of fun to do a fortune telling thing at an event we went to this past weekend.Mine made little sense but it got me thinking about alot of thi..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Doc Lightning
Views: 976    Replies: 10
" Written by: http://www.cnn.com/2007/TECH/science/09/18/driving.iceland/index.html * Story Highlights * Iceland turning to hydrogen to power its cars, buses and fishing fleet ..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Gnor
Views: 942    Replies: 8
"So I'm thinking about this place for living in SF... East-West House.Now, there are a number of other similar places. In college and med school I lived in or was heavily involved in st..."
Posted: by VampyricAcid
Last Reply: by Doc Lightning
Views: 1816    Replies: 19
"well i know there is, so Doc Lightning i hope you're reading this cos its intended for you. Ok i have a Pilonidal Sinus, and my aprents keep asking wtf it is, and i dunno how to explain..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Views: 1099    Replies: 0
Posted: by Masked52
Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 2634    Replies: 19
"Forbid me if there is already a thread, but I just heard:http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070829/ap_on_re_us/burning_man_burnedI'm shocked. It's so devastating. It just won't be the same wi..."
Posted: by Mr_Chutney
Last Reply: by BansheeCat
Views: 691    Replies: 2
"There has been a crash at Phuket Airport in Thailand- I know lots of Hoppers have been travelling to Thailand and am concerned- is anyone we know out there/ travelling there recently??h..."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Doc Lightning
Views: 5043    Replies: 69
"So as those of you who followed my trip to England may know, my first action upon arrival was to get a mobile phone. This is because not having a mobile phone for a month is about the ..."
Posted: by Rouge Dragon
Last Reply: by Gnor
Views: 3310    Replies: 25
"Facebook ban incurs 'lactivist' wrathApparently sharing photos of you breastfeeding your child voilates the Facebook terms of use. In some cases, people have been permenantly banned fro..."
Posted: by Ade
Last Reply: by ~Leah~
Views: 101158    Replies: 356
"does anyone have any tips or advice or anything to share about dying dreadlocks?I've had mine for quite a few years, and, well, umm, I'm going a bit grey , and I'd actually like to d..."
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