planking


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planks collectively

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(nautical) a covering or flooring constructed of planks (as on a ship)

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the work of covering an area with planks

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Planking is a popular online game in which participants photograph themselves lying face-down with their arms to their sides in unusual places.
Instead of squelching the fad, the media attention served to heave planking onto the international stage.
The trendspotting site Buzzfeed has described 'owling' as a 'worthy successor' to planking.
These bars were rather close together and nicely rounded for pressure-relieving planking.
All told, some 300 radiographs have been taken of the ship's hull planking and timbers.
com)-- Employees at Texas Trust Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in North Texas, now have their own planking team.
The rule in planking is to lay as straight as possible, with arms by your side.
London, July 9(ANI): Planking, the latest fad, where people take photographs of themselves lying face down in public places and post them on the Internet, has been branded as racist by bloggers and Twitter users.
And now, despite all the controversy, planking has arrived in Wales.
Planking should be rated "scaffold grade," or if you use framing lumber, pick pieces that are free of splits and knots.
Like Planking, Owling is said to have started in Australia and involves sitting in an owl-like posture on top of houses, statues, fences and other strange locations.
when she 'planked' on the stunned host's desk, revealing she's hooked on playing dead in public and becoming part of the planking community.
Planking, also known as the 'lying down' game, is an activity that has become a Facebook sensation even though it poses danger to the person doing that.
It prompted a flurry of comments from planking enthusiasts and was splashed across the front page of the New Zealand Herald, the biggest selling daily newspaper.
htm) Planking Still a Popular Facebook Fad Despite Owling's Emergence, But Who Created Planking?