Date: Thu, 9 Jan 1997 17:15:08 -0500

From: Donna Metcalf Ddonna[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM

Subject: Re: hoopty

One of my alternative high school students said it today. "He be gettin

himself a hooptee."

And everyone in the circle of kids around her and I and another teacher knew

what she was talking about--no doubt.

Jacksonville, Illinois