hula hoops


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hula hoops

large plastic hoops revolved around body by hip action (1950s). [Am. Hist.: Sann, 145–149]
See: Fads
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You'd dress up as a native American and try to hula hoop, of course.
She discovered National Hula Hoop Day while browsing the web, and decided it would make a great way to generate some excitement.
Families were invited to make their own lasagne in exchange for a donation to the Bradley-based charity while the Halifax Road restaurant also hosted a sponsored hula hoop session.
How to do it: Cut through the hula hoops and insert a bamboo cane into the cut ends, so half the length of each cane is sticking out.
We continually held our hula hoops around us, to convey our individual human energy fields...and as we came upon others we held one hand on the other person's hula hoop and they held ours with one of their hands, conveying that our fields were not separate, but unitary.
SKILLS: Alex Brown and Mia White, far left, tackle the hula hoops while others, above left, take part in a volleyball game HIP ACTION: Dina Hassan left, shows off her hula hoop skills Pictures by DOUG MOODY
Hula Hoops crisps organised for thousands of people throughout Britain to take part in a two-minute hula hoop at the same.
LUNENBURG - Last fall, Michelle Obama helped create nationwide hoopla about hula hoops.
"I just grabbed a packet of Hula Hoops on the way out and hoped for the best."