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Posted: by gita Last Reply: by Puk
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"wellsorry to rant on you all, but i figure this way i might get a response (blogging really isn't good for that!) or even one of those hugs you hoppers are famous for!!i just found out ..."
"I read about this cult a good while ago and thought it was really interesting. It now seems like fighting in the name of God is starting even on this tiny island.... Da cult "
Last Reply: by coleman
Views: 1741 Replies: 16
" Warning, this is extreemly nasty stuff and I really dont reccomend you reading it unless you really want to. Art. It is a liberal thing. Music, paintings, sculptures, poetry... the..."
Posted: by Dunc Last Reply: by Pele
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"lifted from the homeopathy thread that was leaning off topic, I thought I'd start this.....It started with this commentQuote:....a family was taken to court for neglecting their child b..."
Posted: by Kat
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"http://www.inthesetimes.com/site/main/article/cold_turkey/Many years ago, I was so innocent I still considered it possible that we could become the humane and reasonable America so many..."
Posted: by Lyra
Views: 1171 Replies: 13
"ello to all those experianced spinners and performers, i need some poi busking advice, i plan to get a couple of friends of mine together this summer to busk in an attempt to make money..."
"http://www.wired.com/news/medtech/0,1286,63441,00.html?tw=wn_tophead_1Yes, they are using it to find a possible cure for aids. But it's pretty damn disturbing how they did it. I figur..."
Last Reply: by pounce
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"Quote:MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) - A woman who was convicted of creating an environment that contributed to her 12-year-old son's suicide after constant bullying at school received a suspended..."
Posted: by [Nx?] Last Reply: by mcp
Views: 1574 Replies: 14
"yo,just a thought, for me, performing every day is the best training ive ever done, and ive been training regularly for 3 years now. It simultaiously forces me to clean all my stuff and..."
"I only bothered posting this because I've gotten a dozen emails about it this week, 6 today, and it's getting old. Here is how the scheme goes: "IT HAS BEEN CALCULATED THAT IF EVERYONE ..."
Last Reply: by Dai
Views: 6788 Replies: 63
"What are your opinions on hate crime legislation? It was put on paper to discourage hate crimes, but personally I think it's a shotty piece of legislation, and I don't see how it is ju..."
Last Reply: by spiralx
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"I'm suffering from a nasal infection (otherwise known as the sexy bug ) and went to the doctor and got anti-biotics because I had one a few months ago and it wouldn't go away without ..."
Posted: by thor Last Reply: by Lyra
Views: 2139 Replies: 14
"i'm pretty good with my poi... not great, but ok...i can do:3/5bt weave fwd&rvbutterfly fwd/rv, behind headmexican wavecorkscrews/windmillsbasic wraps (no double suicides or anythin..."
Last Reply: by Lyra
Views: 4657 Replies: 34
"Today is a very important day in U.S. History. For the first time ever, same-sex couples will be able to wed in Massachusetts with the full blessing of the state. The New York Times h..."
"mmmm yummy.Tesco strawberry Jam now 25% more tastey (says it on the jar) Lion bars now have new improved flavour (says it on the packet) . How do they measure this tastiness? Is it som..."
"As loathe as I am to start a "Spanner's back on HoP" thread, I'd rather do this than hijack someone else's thread, such as those on on depression and suicide, as I'd like to explain why..."
"I'm sure someone here has seen it already, but we rented "Runaway Jury" with John Cusack and Gene Hackman and the guy who played Pablo Escobar in "Blow".It's set in new Orleans, and the..."
Posted: by NYC
Views: 1773 Replies: 12
"As the presedential election race heats up something is becoming strangely obvious to me. Neither one of the candidates cares who I vote for. (For those that have the NY Times today, ..."
"I am a firm believer that if you are going to complain, offer an alternative.With that in mind, this is the speech I would have given if I were President. This speech would have been b..."
Posted: by UCOF
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Posted: by _VT_ Last Reply: by coleman
Views: 8687 Replies: 42
" WTF! Sorry, I saw this and i'm so pissed off right now i can't even think strait. I under stand why it was done, but since when do two wrongs make a right? "
Last Reply: by MiG
Views: 4329 Replies: 41
"This is SOOO stupid. I hate when religion mixes with politics. But it's even worse when it mixes with science and medicine.This is NOT going to help our teenage pregnancy rate. http..."
"My, my, my. If this isn't ironic, then I don't know what is... Quote:Palm Beach Appeals Court to Hear Arguments Today In Rush Limbaugh Medical Records CaseApril 7, 2004WEST PALM BEACH..."
Posted: by Kat Last Reply: by Dunc
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"And now it can be!http://www.stgeorgesday.com/The British Government want at least 300,000 votes in order to allow England an extra bank holiday every year for St. Georges day Please vo..."
Last Reply: by bluecat
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"Before i begin i would just like to say that this may sound quite disrespectful for Roman Catholics and possibly ChristiansAfter reading the 2nd of Christopher Knight's and Robert Lomas..."
"See current poll Saw a program on TV the other night saying the eldest child is less likely to try different things or work "outside the square" to the same extreme as a younger child ..."
"This thread :-http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubbthreads/show...part=1&vc=1covers the dangers of fire breathing very well, and has links to other useful stuff like Peles 'A season in Hell'..."
"I don't get it. I don't get this country. I wonder what has happened to the significant percentage of Americans who still plan on voting for Bush.Our economy is in shambles, the situa..."
Posted: by Glåss
Views: 6102 Replies: 42
"Poi is a traditional maori dance and exercise, its part of their culture.(for a start read : http://www.homeofpoi.com/history.htm )We swing things of glowing and firey-ness around on th..."
"I've been meaning to start a thread on this for a while. I first noticed something was wrong in March last year. 'Fresh' is a word we all used to associate with milk and bread in the ..."
Last Reply: by _VT_
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"this is a little post so i dont hijack the other of todays temprature based title threads.it just reminded me has anyone seen this film, as an over veiw it is based in the near future w..."
Posted: by Dom Last Reply: by Dunc
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"When the board migrated to this new version I asked people what functionality they would like. The response was great, although I couldn't do everything everybody asked for. Anyway, I'd..."
Posted: by vanize Last Reply: by Onion
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"go to this link and read. Do not stop when it at first seems a little trivial, as it takes a bit to really develop. The hair on my arms is still standing.http://www.kiddofspeed.com/chap..."
"Just wanted to share this...This morning, my anti-war group at school, Students Against War (SAW) held a silent vigil to remember and mourn for all the people who have died in this war ..."
"So a while ago, I posted a thread on spam and why I think that the government needs to step in and stop it completely, just like they did with Fax spam.Well, the government has passed a..."
Last Reply: by Lyra
Views: 5714 Replies: 55
"Yesterday was very possibly the best school day of my life. You see, I'm in my school's GSA (gay straight alliance) and yesterday we ran a staffmeeting in my school. At this meeting, ou..."
Last Reply: by Dunc
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"Phhewww, it's getting real confusing.At first saterday was supposed to be this joyfullness..... Quote:Starts 12 noon Central Bank - 12 Noon Central Bank, Dame Street, Dublin- CARNIVAL F..."
Posted: by Astar
Views: 1730 Replies: 14
"&lbr;url=http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=564&ncid=564&e=3&u=/nm/20040130/ts_nm/nobel_peace_dc&rbr;Right up there with nelson mandella and yasser arafat&l..."
Posted: by Medusa
Views: 2911 Replies: 25
"Didn't really know which thread to put this in....I hope it belongs here.Well I had one of the most screwed up weekends ever...(I am thinking of cancelling the rest of this year and sta..."
Last Reply: by Dragon7
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"This morning my taonga (greenstone necklace) snapped. There must have been a crack in it and it broke in my hand. I am totally gutted! My mum gave it to me for my 21st and its really pr..."
Posted: by thor Last Reply: by thor
Views: 1161 Replies: 6
"i want to move this summer after i get my EMT-1 Cert... (which i'm definatly gonna get, holding a 95% average in the class, booyeah )so, i'm thinking a few places, and would like to g..."
Posted: by Durbs
Views: 4098 Replies: 28
"This came out of a conversation I was having with another HoPper.Do peole here spin for social reasons - i.e. to meet people, to go to places/events, to intereact/teach with othersor fo..."
Last Reply: by MiG
Views: 1156 Replies: 12
"1,5 years before,me and 3 friends where playing in a summer night club(the 3 of us did not have experience we oly played 3 months)Suddently a man came with a torch and he said that he d..."
"http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/s1090574.htmwhat do you think?I think that after all Howards talk of ethics it will be interesting to see if he follows through with not ripping off..."
"Having always been in to martial arts movies from various sources I always used to have a favorite being Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme. I kind of dug the idea of a competition w..."
Posted: by Pele
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"Quick backstory...there is a 14 year old born into a family of Sideshow owners. He shows up at a convention of professionals and starts mimicking the stunts. Granny looks on with pride..."
Posted: by Kat
Views: 1272 Replies: 5
"Another query from Bex - she does not have access in work so asked me to post for her.Despite great intentions - we don't always have a reusable bags when shopping. Clearly the best thi..."
Posted: by Stone Last Reply: by Stone
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"Any Celtic Christianity Poiers out there? Because I was thinking that perhaps Celtic Christianity was a missing link on the road to becoming a Jedi I was brought up as a Roman Cathol..."
Posted: by Pele Last Reply: by Pele
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"I have been discussing with many performers the rammifications of when something happens that gets alot of media attention, and it negatively effects others.Most of us see it. There was..."
Posted: by Dom Last Reply: by simian
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"For a while now we (the moderators) have been trying to think of ways to keep the informal community of HoP but also try to retain an atmosphere where intelligent debate can still occur..."