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Topic # 83500 18-May-2011 00:04
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So who's actually been out planking? I can personally say that my study group and myself completed a very good session of planking today for about an hour... lol

Please remember when planking that there are rules... One can not go lying down willy nilly...

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  Reply # 470358 18-May-2011 00:51

Starplay: So who's actually been out planking? I can personally say that my study group and myself completed a very good session of planking today for about an hour... lol


Please remember when planking that there are rules... One can not go lying down willy nilly...


 

Ironically if it goes wrong, you could end up permanently planked, upside down, and 6 foot under. 



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  Reply # 470363 18-May-2011 02:04
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robbyp:
Starplay: So who's actually been out planking? I can personally say that my study group and myself completed a very good session of planking today for about an hour... lol


Please remember when planking that there are rules... One can not go lying down willy nilly...


 

Ironically if it goes wrong, you could end up permanently planked, upside down, and 6 foot under. 


lol... Rules are there for a reason... Were not all rebels you know!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 470389 18-May-2011 08:29
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What joy does one get from this?

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  Reply # 470392 18-May-2011 08:34
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bikinibottom100: What joy does one get from this?


If you follow the wikipedia links you will find it is not something new, but its origins date back to 1997... Back in 2009 The Daily Mail published "Find an odd place and lie face down... Is this the most pointless internet craze yet?"

As pointless and a fad as phooning was...
 




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  Reply # 470395 18-May-2011 08:46
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Darwin is calling




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Reply # 470406 18-May-2011 09:27
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He sure is!

There's a good reason some people can be called planks.. Laughing

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Reply # 471162 19-May-2011 15:42
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i was the first to do planking in nz
check the video


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  Reply # 471164 19-May-2011 15:51
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im so glad i have never watched U now...

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  Reply # 471317 19-May-2011 21:20
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I actually did this today at work.
I hadnt seen the official rules, but having read them now i had followed them anyway.

Didnt come out looking at exciting, so i wont post it : )

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  Reply # 471333 19-May-2011 21:53
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freitasm:
If you follow the wikipedia links you will find it is not something new, but its origins date back to 1997... Back in 2009 The Daily Mail published "Find an odd place and lie face down... Is this the most pointless internet craze yet?"

As pointless and a fad as phooning was...
 

Careful you'll set them all off again....

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  Reply # 471566 20-May-2011 13:31
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hehe even Scott Dixon and the Indy boys are into it...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/izodindycar/sets/72157626751738538/

I guess even Indy cars are boring when it's an off day!

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