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Forum: Pow Wow Talk 04-23-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,081
Posted By Elo Janis
Gathering of Nations webcast

So of course one of my relatives up and decides to cross over the bridge on Monday, April 20, 2015. Her wake and funeral will be Thursday and Friday leaving me unable to watch the webcast of The...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 01-15-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,667
Posted By Elo Janis
It is comebacks and comments like these that make...

It is comebacks and comments like these that make people not care to participate in this forum.
I know I became a member a few years ago and soon I became SO sick of the smart *** comments from...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 01-15-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,361
Posted By Elo Janis
I have come across a number of articles recently...

I have come across a number of articles recently about how a number of our traditional beliefs and behavior are either changing or disappearing permanently in Native American circles. This has led...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-17-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,958
Posted By Elo Janis
This whole thing is just too incredibly stupid to...

This whole thing is just too incredibly stupid to deal with. I have better use for my time than to have to defend myself against ridiculously insecure and negative people.
While I am sure there are...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-13-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 73
O.o
Views: 3,289
Posted By Elo Janis
We have three...do I hear four...four anyone?

We have three...do I hear four...four anyone?
Forum: Chit Chat 02-13-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 73
O.o
Views: 3,289
Posted By Elo Janis
I do, I do share your perception. It's not a...

I do, I do share your perception.
It's not a matter of them being secure, it is your level of maturity and feeling the need to mark your territory.
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
That would be more like BRAVO and besides, we...

That would be more like BRAVO and besides, we could make it into a mini series.
Really though, now that I have my answer I am pretty much done with this thread.
Much thanks and respect to those of...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
dont get your comment above? And as far as...

dont get your comment above?
And as far as doing all caps, i thoght if i shouted at you you'd understand the simple points i make to you. But no, not whining. You're not worth the effort.
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,310
Posted By Elo Janis
I like you docat, but you are pushing it with...

I like you docat, but you are pushing it with this Valentine to poor ole zeke request!! Now this is real humor!! You ARE making this 'humanitarian send him a valentine' request in all humor...right?...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-13-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,958
Posted By Elo Janis
Good thread topic that is coming at the right...

Good thread topic that is coming at the right time...for me anyway as my beadwork thread took the wrong turn right out of the box. For some reason, the question I was asking was spun into something...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,310
Posted By Elo Janis
lol Well after accomplishing this feat AND...

lol
Well after accomplishing this feat AND bullying zeke on the beading thread it appears my days work is now complete!
and please...don't feel you have to point out when you are including me in on...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
SERIOUSLY NOW DUDE, YOU NEED TO TAKE THE TIME TO...

SERIOUSLY NOW DUDE, YOU NEED TO TAKE THE TIME TO READ, THINK, THEN REREAD THE POSTS BEFORE YOU MAKE YOUR COMMENT. YOU JUMP TO CONCLUSIONS WAY TO EARLY BY NOT GIVING INDIVIDUALS AN OPPORTUNITY TO...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,310
Posted By Elo Janis
I only did it when the hijacking was done in a...

I only did it when the hijacking was done in a mean spirited manner or it attacked the credibility/integrity of a person. Another reason would be when the comments turned towards commenting on things...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,310
Posted By Elo Janis
Oh yeah I realize this was meant to be humorous....

Oh yeah I realize this was meant to be humorous. The anti-hijacking method I mentioned in the first paragraph is meant to be funny and the poster doing the hijacking usually ends up having a good...
Forum: Beadwork 02-13-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
hehe funny comment!! Credit and respect is due...

hehe funny comment!!
Credit and respect is due to those informed posters who took their valuable time to do some rather in depth research who were then kind enough to offer their results that served...
Forum: Beadwork 02-12-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
Joe's dad: "The exact point I was conveying in...

Joe's dad:
"The exact point I was conveying in my original post. This symbol was never a swastika to the indigenous people of this great land. How long had it been used throughout, and by whom, this...
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,310
Posted By Elo Janis
Hijacking a thread by including an item that...

Hijacking a thread by including an item that somehow relates to the topic being discussed is easy enough to eliminate...you simply take their post and start another thread using their original words...
Forum: Health Issues 02-11-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,343
Posted By Elo Janis
Sadly there are no real remedies that will help...

Sadly there are no real remedies that will help you get through the cold or flu once you contract it, it just has to be allowed to run it's course before your immune system gets the better of it....
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 02-11-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,783
Posted By Elo Janis
I recall the pageants that were held at various...

I recall the pageants that were held at various powwows in the past but I didn't think they were called 'princesses'. To my recollection they were competing for titles such as "Miss Black Hills", as...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 02-11-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By Elo Janis
I see two faces, both in the trees overlooking...

I see two faces, both in the trees overlooking the one you describe in the middle.
They most likely are spirits who once resided in this area and are making their presence known because you started...
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
I too came across this fact when my interest in...

I too came across this fact when my interest in this symbol was awakened after posting about it's meaning here on the PW site. The drawing I saw of it as it related to Romans was on a Roman shield....
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
Zeke, As tempting as it might have been for my...

Zeke,
As tempting as it might have been for my Unchi to take you up on your challenge to defend herself against you, that wouldn't happen as she passed in 1983. But I have to say I did have a good...
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 03:13 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
It should not be hard to understand the original...

It should not be hard to understand the original meaning of this thread at all. I was seriously not aware of the use of a swastika by any Indian tribes having only known of it's use by Nazi Germans....
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
Thank you for your well thought out post and for...

Thank you for your well thought out post and for making your point without any sort of belittling manner. While we will always have different points of view on the same subject to be able to freely...
Forum: Beadwork 02-11-2013, 01:17 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 15,456
Posted By Elo Janis
muskrat_skull, I wanted to express my sincere...

muskrat_skull,
I wanted to express my sincere appreciation to you (and a few others) for looking into the origins of this symbol for me and for posting all of your respectfully worded, extremely...
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