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"does anyone here consider art to be autonomous?do you think art exists outside of society, completely independant with no reliance on what goes on else where in the world? I've been set..."
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"Anyone know anything about Thorium?Apparently it has the potential for use as a clean, green and safe nuclear fuel, and could revolutionise the nuclear power industry http://www.abc.n..."
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"Hi Everyone,I'm currently considering taking St John's Wort as a remedy/support for depressed mood/anxiety.After going into a couple of 'health food stores' (those places that sell nutr..."
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"Yesterday while on my lunch break I was reading *shock* 'The Sun'(not exactly Britains classiest newspaper). But it had something in it that was drawn to my attention and I felt like po..."
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"First off, let me say that I love the site. And though I have a feeling that I will not be liked very much after this post, I'm glad to be a part of this community. Now on to the negati..."
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"Since a few HOPers regularly visit glowsticking.com as well, I thought it would be important to inform you of this incident Written by: Dave Quick and dirty message:Server got hac..."
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"Oh man, life is fun! I've just started my exam period, all of which cpunt towards my final degree, it's stressful as hell, I've been doing hours of revision each day, and my head's cram..."
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"Hi guys. Been searching the threads for about 3 hours now and Im not quite sure it can answer what I have to ask, if so please feel free to redirect me.Mate of mine has just bought a ne..."
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"Not sure if its ok to post this here, but it is my first attempt at journalism. So I want to publish it far and wide. I will follow this up with more indepth stories regarding the iss..."
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"Hey guys, had a question. I have been spinning Poi for a while now, and loved the old lessons, you know the ones where you went through page by page and 'read' what to do. I only just o..."
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"Am sure that loads of peeps heard of this, but in my isolated world i missed it so thought i would share... The banana is about to disappear from store shelves around the globe. Experts..."
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" BBC news story. If you're in South Dakota abortians are now all but outlawed.It's very sad that in this day and age the religious right has made this much head way. The anti-choice gro..."
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"Heard about this on the National news last night...http://www.avert.org/ukaidsnews.htm Genuinely shocked and scared me.St.Ives is about 10 minutes down the road from where i live,and it..."
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"there is a chat thread but i think this bears a discussion more so...does she go too far? there is free speech but you can be respectful...this just seems crass and more than offensivef..."
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"So today I'm working in the ER trying to flush the wax out of a kid's ear so I can tell whether he's got an ear infection or not (he did) when I hear a crash and then a kid's voice yell..."
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"Im gonna have a winge. Im sick of people making throw away automated responses to comments they make, through fear, or the need to imply they were not being rascist, intolerent, insensa..."
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"Hey there looking to pick ye're brains for some simple juggling games .......some kids just get bored if they can't get it straight away ......so anything that's fun to keep them intere..."
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"im not sure if this has been posted before - i couldnt see it when i searched so im hoping its ok....i was just wondering how people viewed teasing amoung friends.when i say teasing i m..."
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"ok... we have just paid off a whole load of bills and will have more diposable income now which is great news... although our kombi is gone which is bad news!To let you guys know we are..."
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"Basically, I'm trying to figure out to what degree it is worth it. Most americans with postgrad degrees in fact do not catch up in earnings to those with just undergrad degrees. Nonet..."
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"In my spiritual path I meet all sorts of people who are in pain and who use and abuse other people. I am generally very open minded and realise that these people do these things because..."
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"Two miners have been trapped in a mine in Beaconsfield, Tasmania since Anzac day (April 25th). One miner died but these two men remain.Rescuers have been working around the clock to dri..."
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"Hi every one! This thread is to ask you what you think about the idea of a world poi association. Poi is a hobby in great expension all over the world and we should soon be thinking abo..."
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"Lately I've seen a number of posters, demonstrations, rubber wrist bands, etc. all demanding "THE CURE" for cancer.And this irritates the hell out of me for a few reasons.1) THERE IS NO..."
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""All that is necessary for evil to succeed is for good men to do nothing."Edmund Burke, the man who famously said this, was a member of the British parliament, who at the opening stages..."
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"Ok people I know this is covering old ground it is just this is really starting to get me down I cant even be bothered to go to the chat section cos of this sort of thing. There is a..."
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"I thought I would see if anyone else has this.It is an allergy to the sun called Poly-Morphous Light Eruptions (PMLE).Supposedly it developes in the mid-20's in people and lasts 7-10 ye..."
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"A baby is born to parents who are ill, but controlled with medications. They were aware that any child they might have naturally could kill the mother and possibly have a 2% chance of a..."
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"Yesterday, over a sad circumstance, a friend from years ago reconnected with me.This is someone whom I used to be very close to, and we drifted apart.Now...have you ever been friends wi..."
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"Don't get me wrong, I think the idea of an event that caters to fire performance is great. Let me get that out of the way right now. The problem I have with Burningman is the people who..."
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"Does anyone know the Laws in Canada?or even more specificly in Albertabecause on easter sunday i was spinning fire with a couple of friends when someone had called 911(the cops) on us a..."
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"In trying to find meaning and direction in my life I have decided the best thing to do would be to put my two passions in life together to come up with a project. Fine idea, I hope.So ..."
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"I heard on the radio that it has been found that a gene is responsible for eczema and asthma, but only for some sufferers. It could lead to treatments that fights the cause ! Anyone he..."
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"My sister came home today from school today, and said that Bexhill High - her school and the school I went to was on the news, regarding the crime rate in in schools across Kent and Sus..."
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"I've been thinking lately (no laughing in the back!) How wonderful the world would be without war, famine, hatred and greed.I had a dream the other night where I was a superhero. Invinc..."
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"Another thread made me think about starting this topic:Last week we were discussing people taking photos and how it may reflect if they are taking photos on one "type" or twirler and ho..."
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"This is a discussion I was having with a friend of mine over the weekend. His argument was that there is no such thing as instinctive behaviour and that all behaviour is learnt ie you l..."
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"I've been spinning fire poi since around Christmas time this year, and a lot of the time I really enjoy it. I do, however, have a bit of a fear of fire, so sometimes I have a bad burn o..."
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"ok............ i'm not condoning this in any way, shape or form but the party i was going to go to this weekend but for some reasons the oganisers messed up but thats another story. onc..."
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"I sometimes do the odd shift at a 24hr garage, and im used to dealing with people who have drank too much or are pilling ect.... but theres this woman whos started to come in more often..."
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"Well, this came up out of a random post on Firetoys.Everyone likes to see how high you can throw a diabolo (and catch it) so we wondered what the world record was - I got in contact wit..."
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"Upon reading Valura's thread out the toxic effects from the fumes from firespinning it got me thinking about other possible negative effects of firespinning. Name the environmental issu..."
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"I have been thinking about this for a while..My breathing has been a little laboured and I have had some horrible coughing recently after spinning... Now we used to use Kero, but we dec..."
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"I'm intolerant to a lot of foods (Wheat, Corn, milk, egg white, yeast, sesame, bananas, oranges, citrus fruit, mushrooms, grapes, kiwi and caffiene)and i know there are a lot of hoppers..."
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"I was wondering something... is it automatically bad karma to choose not to do something that is good karma?For instance, if I see someone doing something that is good karma, which I co..."
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"I'm surprised this thread hasnt come up before, so lets hope my searching was thorough enough.I was just curious about what people thought about Daniel Craig being the new James Bond. P..."
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"This post was brought about seeing this comment on an older thread on one of the Crowded House members, Paul Hester, taking his own life a while back: Written by: ~Leah~why is i..."
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"Well the pros are the fire arts will reach a broader spectrum of people. The cons just about everything else in my book. People are going to start flailing fire about untrained. Any dru..."
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"http://www.stopthetraffik.org/default.aspxwhat do people think of this?"
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