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A form of urban dance originating in California in the late 1970s, involving rhythmic contractions of the dancer's muscles to accent the beat, usually performed to funk music.
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Noun1.popping - a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a corkpopping - a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them"
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"They'd be like, 'Haha [expletive] look who's poppin now,' where you're so sweet and kind, and your schedule is crazy," Khloe added.
The following day, young artists from DPA will be perform recitals from some iconical musicals such as 'Mamma Mia', 'Chorus Line', 'Hairspray', 'Rock of Ages' and 'Mary Poppin's.
9 The CLEO CREDENZA from Poppin is now available with a new 70-inch version for increased storage.
Poppin's 3-Drawer File Cabinet comes in 11 colors, so you can choose a neutral to blend in or a colorful one that stands out ($249, poppin.com).
"We have been trying to keep this pregnancy under the radar for as long as possible but I'm a poppin now!
"If you think you're poppin tags going shopping, that's good, but if your teen thinks it's shoplifting, that's probably not so good," warns Mark.
The events highlight what the retailer called "cool and trendy" living essentials--such as the Whim bedding collection by Martha Stewart, the Joy Mangano mini steamer, Poppin desk sets and accessories, and letter trays and pencil pouches--as ways to maximize the living spaces in small dorm rooms.
Instagram footage shows seven men holding up their mobiles and includes the caption: "If you aint gt a fne u aint poppin!", along with boasts about having the latest iPhone 6.
I had been planning on doing something with them and poppin g them on the menu as a special something or othe r.
The new categories added by the company include facilities and breakroom supplies, including cleaning supplies, bottle water, soda, snacks; maintenance repair and operations items, including safety cones, hard hats, bright safety vests; mail and ship expanded assortment, like bubble wrap rolls, padded envelopes, boxes of all sizes; medical supplies, including scrubs, bandages, anything for medical offices or nursing home; retail supplies for small businesses, including mobile POS, bags, bows, signage; storage solutions or containers of all sizes; gifts and cards for office parties; early education toys and learning aids, including items for childcare facility including early education toys, stickers and arts & crafts supplies and finally organisational accessories from Poppin brand.
The collection consists of CC Creme offering a natural finish to the face; Lip Def lip colors that hydrate, fill and magnify lips; Nail Lacquer, a crushed chrome collection of hues with a golden textured finish; All Lid Up cream eye shadows; All Glossed Up shiny lip glosses in eight shades; Poppin Pigments loose eye shadows that shimmer; Shadowholic waterproof eye shadow crayons; and Shadow Dancers cream eye shadow duos that contour and highlight the eyes.