Hula Hoop

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Hula Hoop

™ a light hoop that is whirled around the body by movements of the waist and hips
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Smith's generation would like to return to less complicated times with Ozzie and Harriet, the hoola-hoop and five cent Pepsi colas, the rule of law will prevail.
Ten minutes hard skipping, or using a hoola-hoop for 20 minutes will use around 100 calories.
This book is only a year old, but by the fall of 1998 already seems as dated as "the end of the ideology" or the Hoola-hoop. The authors faith in the triumph of "global" capitalism is no longer shared even at Businessweek or The Financial Times.
WITH the waist of my good suit circling me like a hoola-hoop prior to departing for Bangor-on-Dee on Saturday morning I picked up a tailor's measuring tape.
LITTLE Georgie Welsh grabbed a hoola-hoop to raise cash for charity.
'Then we hung a hoola-hoop from the centre of the ceiling to create a look that's really just a variation on the mosquito canopies you can find in shops like The Pier and others.
Somehow Alex manages to spin a hoola-hoop on his backside while another twirls in the opposite direction round his neck.
And what about the hoola-hoop? You can still buy them, but where are the great hoola-hoop contests?
The prosperous fifties spawn hoola-hoops and "cruising." The counterculture 1960s welcome the Beatles and smiley faces.
Mr Boundey, who still lives in the town, added: "How many of us can remember some of the toys and games we played such as cigarette and chewing gum cards, hoola-hoops, jacks, clackers, chopper bikes and scooters to mention just a few.
There's a good range of outdoor toys including hoola-hoops, skittles and mini golf sets, all for under dhs100 too.
Not since Volkswagens, hoola-hoops, or roller blades has a company geared up to produce a product line like West Publishing's new Desktop Practice Systems.