Monthly Archives: September 2004

Hooping Buskers

While I’ve often thought about dragging my hoop and a hat down to Fisherman’s Wharf to spin some tricks for spare change, more for fun than for profit, I have never actually gone out and done it. I’ve been inspired…

Alesia Goulevitch impersonates a giant Slinky

While we favor the large over-sized hoops, there are still certain things that you really can’t do with them, like turn yourself into a giant Slinky for example. Here’s a weekend story from The Republican. Alesia Goulevitch found herself impersonating…

Hula Hoop Twirls Again

Siona LaFrance has an article in The Houston Chronicle called, “Hula-Hoop twirls again” and it’s actually pretty good and features the insights of Betty Hoops. “You may have thought it went the way of, well, the Hula-Hoop. But hooping —…

The Man hoops

While browsing Burning Man pictures today, I found this picture of a hooping Man. The hoop really looks like it’s moving, doesn’t it?