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The Ninja Bow

The Ninja Bow from Lisa Creech Bledsoe on Vimeo. If you don’t fully understand the RULES for Ninja bows, please take a moment to view the infomovie, and adjust your Ninja activities accordingly. Special thanks to The Maker for staying informed on All Things Ninja, and of course, for communicating the finer points of Ninja […]

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The 2007 Pre-Teen Boy Gift Trifecta

The 2007 Pre-Teen Boy Gift Trifecta

The gift thing is kind of low-key in our house compared to most people I know. However, the gifts our boys do receive get preferentially ranked by them in ways I would never predict. 3. Digital Entertainment: Pokemon and Pirates Well, this one I can predict; what surprised me was that it turned up at […]

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current avatars

The First’s current avatars:1. A thief-ninja named Skydove, skilled with throwing stars (on Maple Story)2. A warrior named Googleman80, building archery skills in order to become a ranger (on Runescape) The Ice’s current avatars:1. A penguin named Gargoyle1303 (on Club Penguin)2. A warrior named Flameboomer with lots of rare weapons like a chief axe worth […]

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Ninja Ice

Ninja Ice

This is something I see a bunch: the Ice curled up with one of his anime books. The headband, incidentally, is the same one worn by the ninja boys in the Naruto books. The symbol apparently stands for the name of the town the boy lives in. The jeans are also very ninja, don’t you […]

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The Boys Have Bokken

The Boys Have Bokken

…also called bokuto, which are beautiful wooden Japanese training swords. Theirs are $15 internet versions, probably the kind which cause people who know what they are doing to wince at American ignorance. The boys love them, and last night I went up to say goodnight to the Maker, and found him sleeping with his. The […]

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