shizN0T
member
Location: Stroudsburg, PA, USA
Member Since: 18th Jul 2001
Total posts: 184
Posted:OUCH!!!! MY KNEE!!!!
*limps into work, hungover*


I smell something burning.

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DarkFairyQueen
member
Location: The Underworld
Member Since: 9th Mar 2002
Total posts: 557
Posted:eeek!

gave myself a black eye while using beaming poi+alcahol.

Didn't notice at the time ofcoarse...


Az abouve, So below...

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Paddy
back from the dead...sort of
Location: 4341'N 7938'W
Member Since: 23rd Feb 2002
Total posts: 884
Posted:learning with glowsticks + beamers, which weigh more than you're used to + music that gets you really pumped up and makes you want to go fast like you usually do = big bump over left eye + heaaaaadaaaache.

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SmokyDavy
Do my poi look too small in this?
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Member Since: 17th Jan 2002
Total posts: 394
Posted:I gave myself a black eye with my aerotechs.

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DarkFairyQueen
member
Location: The Underworld
Member Since: 9th Mar 2002
Total posts: 557
Posted:Short 'n' sweet Mr Flow. Got sumwhere to be?

xxx


Az abouve, So below...

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vaperloc...the mighty
vaperloc...the mighty

look @my member
Location: Ft worth Texas
Member Since: 12th Aug 2002
Total posts: 466
Posted:When I use my "beaming poi"at a party drunk or not I rarely leave without a couple of bruises on the face and forearms.I never notice til later because i am usualy too into the music.

There are no obstacles only challenges.
Very funny scotty now beam down my pants.
[colour."green"}What would willie do?

AHH theres too many wee leprechauns i cannae squash them all

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SmokyDavy
Do my poi look too small in this?
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Member Since: 17th Jan 2002
Total posts: 394
Posted:nope.. I had just woken up and I'm far from verbose at that hour.

funny thing.. This Stella girl thats Paddy's cousin or something looks JUST like you... From afar anyways. I walked into this sunday beach party and I was in shock. "OMG!! Its Lindsey!! WTF is she doing in Toronto!?!?" Especially cause she was spinning poi!

and she's a natural talent like you too.


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SmokyDavy
Do my poi look too small in this?
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Member Since: 17th Jan 2002
Total posts: 394
Posted:Oh, and the black eye was due to a mixture of alchohol, ketamine and a quadruple windmill gone completely awry!!

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master sodium
member
Location: carson city, nevada
Member Since: 13th Apr 2002
Total posts: 536
Posted:thou must respect thy beamers, as thou wilt end up in much pain otherwise. and people say the light toys are safer.

you can't have a war against terrorism because war IS terrorism.it's not about worshipping fire. its about making the fire want to worship you.

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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:beamers + alcohol.....

yeah, i dunno what i was thinking when i tried that one. i slunk back to my chair and nursed the vodka some more

actually, the whack in the head didn't hurt. it was the whack in the chest that made me quietly fade into teh background....


Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:the "vodka" in question was supposed to be a mixed drink. but if you've ever seen my idea of "mixed"......

Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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The Welcome Matt
member
Location: Manchester NH USA
Member Since: 27th Nov 2001
Total posts: 193
Posted:I knocked myself unconcious once with my beaming poi... was not fun

I dreamt that I ate a 10 pound marshmellow and then when I woke up, my pillow was gone!

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BamBam
BamBam

Pooh-Bah
Location: London
Member Since: 1st Dec 2001
Total posts: 1810
Posted:Black eyes, thick lip, sore nose and brused legs,arms,head.......ohh lets not forget the two broken ribs! The list could go on and on and on........
You could say I have a love hate relationship with my staff, but don't my staff that coz I'll only end up with another black eye after tonights workshop.

Ohh and all that's before I even touch a drink!

I kid you not

Bam


A kiss blown is a kiss wasted, the only kind of kiss is a kiss tasted.

I'm a woman. We don't say what we want, but we reserve the right to be pissed off if we don't get it. That's what makes us so fascinating and not just a LITTLE bit scary.

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FireFly Guy
member
Location: Dunedin
Member Since: 1st Aug 2002
Total posts: 49
Posted:yep, that booze brings out the gumby in everyone
Other chemical stimulants don't seem to be as bad tho'.


For those of you who dig Quotes: be true, be real, be a cool cat and your fire shall burn bright through all of your experiences in life and in death

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Paddy
back from the dead...sort of
Location: 4341'N 7938'W
Member Since: 23rd Feb 2002
Total posts: 884
Posted:I'm beginning to suspect Malcolm is a actually a resentful juggler with a master plan to bump off all poiers, one by one, with those beamers of his...



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Doc Lightning
Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Member Since: 28th May 2001
Total posts: 13920
Posted:I'll take five hits with a burning poi over a single tap with a beamer. OWWWWW!!!!

I saw a friend hit himself in the nuts with two beamers (he screwed up a buterfly). That had him on the ground for about 15 minutes and he didn't walk right all day.


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Stella
member
Location: Ontario
Member Since: 11th Jul 2002
Total posts: 63
Posted:Paddy! i didnt know that it hit you that hard! That really sucks. At least it was night and no one could see the bump. Hope it goes away soon.

rocketfire_tothemoon@hotmail.com CARPE DIEM seize the day and you will never regret your actions

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Paddy
back from the dead...sort of
Location: 4341'N 7938'W
Member Since: 23rd Feb 2002
Total posts: 884
Posted:The bump's gone now but it still hurts to move my eyebrows. No funny faces from we for at least a week, I'll have to leave it up to these guys...---> Look at them eyebrows fly~!

I didn't learn my lesson either, on tuesday I a little leap and smacked myself right on top of the head...got *another* bump now. At this rate I'll never be rid of the bump, it'll just migrate around my body until I
a) stop poi
b) die
I'm rooting for b.


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sam
member
Location: wellington
Member Since: 3rd Jul 2002
Total posts: 32
Posted:Thats a bit harsh paddy dont ya think?

well i was considering giving beamers a go.....
but now i think ill just stick to the burning

but there you go


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SmokyDavy
Do my poi look too small in this?
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Member Since: 17th Jan 2002
Total posts: 394
Posted:the problem for Paddy is he doesn't know how to go slowly so when he hits its at high HIGH speed.. REALLY high speed..

BamBam, I remember those bruises, poor girl, is that why you're getting more into poi and contact


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Goddess_Of_Pyre
member
Location: Michigan, USA
Member Since: 15th Aug 2002
Total posts: 107
Posted:I can't walk straight when I have drank let alone imgaion trying to spin safety while drunk...May as well hand me the match and gas and set the place a fire!

And all my days are trances And all my nightly dreamsAre where thy gray eye glances And where thy footstep gleams-In what ethereal dances By what eternal streams. Edgar Allan PoeThe prophet is a fool and the religious man is fucking mad, and for the multitude of your sense and your inequity, and the great hatred......NANCY BOY

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--AuRIaN---
member
Location: uk, devon
Member Since: 15th Apr 2002
Total posts: 69
Posted:oooo--poi under the influence (of anything) is a bad idea. fun tho...until you whack ureself!
tis why i stick to my electro glo poi!!! still hurts but not nearly as fatal as beamers!


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Paddy
back from the dead...sort of
Location: 4341'N 7938'W
Member Since: 23rd Feb 2002
Total posts: 884
Posted:sam, it's not that I *want* to die at all, just that I don't feel like giving up poi 'til I have to.

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Doc Lightning
Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Member Since: 28th May 2001
Total posts: 13920
Posted:Comet-tail poi while under the influence of your favorite intoxicant is a wonderful idea.

Beaming poi is a bad idea. Ow.

Burning poi is a terrible idea. It's not that you might hit yourself, we do that sober. Tt's that you won't be as able to deal with it if something goes wrong and something else catches on fire.


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:quote: Beaming poi is a bad idea. Ow.
amen.


Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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Dio
Dio

HoP Mechanical Engineer
Location: OK, USA
Member Since: 11th Jul 2002
Total posts: 729
Posted:Perhaps we might engineer a softer, gentler beaming poi? Maybe put some little squishy foam knobs all over it

What hits the fan is not evenly distributed.

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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:lol, kinda liek teh "kinder gentler nation?"

hehehe.... i like to do the weave with beaming poi very fast......


Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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Mark P
Mark P

old hand
Location: Bath, England
Member Since: 26th Oct 2001
Total posts: 1031
Posted:I enjoyed trying all types of moves really fast with my beaming balls until I hit myself under the chin coming out of a double leg wrap. It felt like I almost knocked myself out and nearly lost some teeth so I am a lot more careful with them now

Respect the power of those little yellow balls


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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:the orange/red ones too

Mark are you done with ur PhD yet?


Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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