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Mardi Gras, Swords, Harmonicas and Haiti

Fat Tuesday Hula Hoop Station • Didn’t make it New Orleans for Mardi Gras this year? That’s okay, neither did we, but you can feel like you were there as well at the “Hula Hooping Station” in the Faubourg Marigny on Fat Tuesday: Fat Tuesday Hula Hoop Station

• While you’re not allowed to look at her chicken arms, you are allowed to look at the sword she’s got balanced on her head: Sword Hooping

• In Texarkana, Arkansas, students at Liberty-Eylau Middle School are shining a light in the darkness of the disaster-torn country of Haiti. 220 students hula hooped during lunch periods to raise more than $1,000 for solar lighting: Texarkana Gazette

• Do you like to hoop? Do you like the harmonica? Jane Gilman from Austin, Texas, loves both – and now you too can appreciate them together as well: Jane Gilman, a Hoop and a Harmonica

• And last, and quite certainly least, when it comes to this hula hoop dancing guy, well, we apologize in advance: Hula Hoop Dancing Guy