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    Senior Member ken cummings's Avatar
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    If any, what kind(s) of dancing do you do?

    During a rest stop on a ride this morning a lady said something about dancing. I tossed in a comment that I had experience in several kinds of dance including five years of Adult Ballet. Whoosh, that woman was a fanatic. Inch by inch she determined each place I had taken Class and with whom. As we got ready to hit the road again she was advising me which teacher to start studying with again and how much they needed adult men. Yea Verily, if I had known as a teen what I know now.

    So what do any of you do? Salsa, ballroom, Tango, Cumbia, Tap, Shoddish (sp), exotic - as in African Gum Boot dancing, etc, etc.
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    swing
    does club dancing count?

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    I wiggle. at my best, I do the chicken, at the worst I mosh...

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    S.African in Switzerland The_Guru's Avatar
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    My mother was a professional ballerina before I existed ... alas, I don't dance at all (unless you consider tiptoeing around hard work to be "dancing" )

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    Horizontal mambo.

    But only when I've been good.
    Has anyone else noticed that 47 is a magic number?

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    Pole dancing
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    Hey Lucky! We should open a gentlewomen's club.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Traffic dancing a bike through city traffic to the beat of 70's punk.
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


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    avid wearer of flip-flops lucky53s's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doolally View Post
    Hey Lucky! We should open a gentlewomen's club.
    Heck yes. But no touching. I'm not a piece of meat!!!


    Who am I kidding, touch away ladies of Foo.
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    Quote Originally Posted by The_Guru View Post
    ... alas, I don't dance at all (unless you consider tiptoeing around hard work to be "dancing" )
    Yes it is, it has very intricate and delicate steps.

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    Dude wheres my guads? skinnyone's Avatar
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    I dont know. Anybody who has seen it ends up dead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by crash66 View Post
    Horizontal mambo.

    But only when I've been good.
    I got one up on you, I do the parallel mambo.
    elf 232 contra mundum.

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    The quieter you become... Falkon's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    Traffic dancing a bike through city traffic to the beat of 70's punk.
    OH, Tom listens to The Clash. I'm going to find some way to use this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    Traffic dancing a bike through city traffic to the beat of 70's punk.
    Admit it, you're doing the Macarena.

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    I use kata from one martial art I learned that isn't immediately recognizable as martial arts forms and call it goth dancing.

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    Whatever my body feels brother!
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    I'm actually talented at dance but I was so nervous when it has happened that I don't. I took country dance lessons (yes it is dancing) and did very well but stopped. I went to a Humboldt Folklife Society festival and they had Celtic/Irish dance lessons and I planned on jumping in but I got so scared I left and headed home.

    So, no I don't dance but I play in the band.

    I have had a desire to dance for years but can't get past the idea. Fire away gridley.

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    I drink.
    Then I act like a Fraggle.

    Is that dancing?

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    I play drums, everyone else in the room dances.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ahsposo View Post
    Ski, bike and wish I was gay.

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    Ahem.

    Joe and I also took a few lessons in Cha Cha, Swing and Salsa. I loved them all and would love to take more of them.

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