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  Hobby - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
What are hobbies for some people are professions for others: a game tester may enjoy cooking as a hobby, while a professional chef might enjoy playing (and helping to debug) computer games.
A hobby may not be as trivial as it appears at a point in time when it has relatively few followers.
Practitioners of that hobby went on to become the germs of the conservation movement that flourished in Britain from 1965 onwards and became a global political movement within a generation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hobby   (589 words)

  
 Hobby: Tutte le informazioni su Hobby su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Nel Medioevo la caccia col falcone era un passatempo molto popolare, (cosa che oggi potrebbe essere chiamato un hobby, e di tutti i differenti uccelli utilizzati, l'hobby era forse il più popolare.
Si dice che l'utilizzo moderno di hobby per indicare un passatempo derivi da questo.
Quello che è hobby per alcune persone, può diventare professione per altre: uno sviluppatore di videogiochi può appassionarsi alla cucina come hobby, mentre un cuoco professionista può divertirsi a giocare con dei videogiochi.
www.encyclopedia.it /h/ho/hobby.html   (258 words)

  
 Hobby, Falco subbuteo
The hobby is one of the very few birds of prey capable of outflying swifts; perhaps at a speed approaching 100mph.
Hobbies provide impressive aerobatic displays spending much of their time in high soaring flight almost out of sight before plummeting earthward with closed wings at a great speed.
Hobbies regularly hunt late in the evening seeking insects which appear at dusk, as well as on flocks of swallows about to enter reedbed roosts.
www.birdsofbritain.co.uk /bird-guide/hobby.htm   (415 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: HOBBY, WILLIAM PETTUS
William Pettus Hobby, editor, publisher, and governor of Texas, was born in Moscow, Texas, on March 26, 1878, the son of Eudora Adeline (Pettus) and Edwin E. Hobby.
Hobby was elected lieutenant governor in 1914 and was reelected in 1916.
Hobby's administration saw the passage of measures for drought relief, runoff requirements in party primaries, and state aid for schools and highways.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/HH/fho4.html   (614 words)

  
 Hobby store - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A hobby store is a place dedicated to the selling of things that people usually employ for their personal satisfaction.
Hobby stores are particularly popular with men and children, less so with women, although many hobby stores today cater to women's interests too.
Typical items to be found at hobby stores include airplane models, (both military craft and airliners), train models, ship models,house and building models, dolls, coins, stamps, specialty magazines and sometimes even flowers and small animals.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /hobby_store.htm   (201 words)

  
 Hobby
HOBBY (DD-610) was launched 4 June 1942 by the Bethlehem Steel Co., San Francisco; sponsored by Mrs.
HOBBY sailed to New York 6 October to participate in Navy Day ceremonies, during which she hosted foreign naval attaches and congressmen during the Presidential Review of the victorious fleet.
HOBBY was transferred in January 1947 to Orange, Tex., where she remains.
www.geocities.com /Pentagon/Base/1250/hobby.html   (346 words)

  
 Hobby Works - Welcome to Hobbyworks.com!
Hobby Works proudly presents the Unimax Toys Limited Forces of Valor line of military vehicles from WWII through the Gulf Wars.
Hobby Works now carries Corgi's Aviation Archive series of classic aircraft, ranging from most of your WWII warbird favorites to modern jets.
Hobby Works has a complete line of do-it-yourself kits from Elenco/Amerikit, ranging from electronic breadboard kits like the Extreme 350 at left to robots, solar education projects, radio-controlled cars, and even clocks that talk or run on soda pop!
www.hobbyworks.com   (566 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Hobby
But a hobby doesn't have to be one of those ordinary collections; there are many hobbies out there that can serve to expand who you are, develop your interests and perfect your skills.
If you're really passionate about your hobby and begin attending trade shows, you're bound to meet people with the same interests, which can serve as a great networking tool or way to meet, you guessed it, women.
Those you know may be involved in hobbies that you never would have thought of; ask them what they do to pass the time, and even if none of their hobbies interest you, hearing about them might inspire you to think of your own.
www.askmen.com /fashion/how_to_60/85_how_to.html   (577 words)

  
 2blowhards.com: Hobbies
I guess I enjoy this hobby as well because the singing is such a collective effort, while typing words into a computer can be such a lonesome affair.
I wonder if that's true of hobbies in general (after all, they don't produce anything), or if hobbies, like say crosswords, that are pursued by, ahem, nerds like you and me, require justification in much the same way that nerds seem to in general (unfair, I know, but still true).
As to whether blogging is a hobby: You aren't required to like every element of a hobby to be a hobbyist; many hobbies have their elements of suffering.
www.2blowhards.com /archives/001904.html   (10120 words)

  
 HOBBY - Encyclopedia Britannica - HOBBY - JCSM's Study Center
HOBBY - Encyclopedia Britannica - HOBBY - JCSM's Study Center
A hobby or hobby-horse is thus a toy, a diversion.
hober, to move, which is often taken to be the origin of all these words, is the source of a use of " hobby " for a small
jcsm.org /StudyCenter/Encyclopedia_Britannica/HIG_HOR/HOBBY.html   (300 words)

  
 Hobby Time your cyberspace hobby shop
Hobby Time Mall then select the type of product from the expanded menu.
Hobby Time maintains a large selection of officially licensed NFL team logo items.
The Hobby Time - Sports Fan Store has the areas largest selection of sports fan items for NCAA teams in the Texas and Oklahoma area.
www.hobby-time.com   (660 words)

  
 Kicks Hobby Japan - Q: What are your Terms Of Service?
Kicks Hobby Japan strives to be as accurate as possible in our product descriptions, compatibility references, information content, pricing, links and any other product information contained in or referenced on our site.
Moreover, all links on Kicks Hobby Japan are intended only to provide visitors with assistance finding additional information and professional opinion and should therefore never be the sole determinate in a purchasing decision, or, most importantly, a substitute for doing one's own product research.
Kicks Hobby Japan assigns and passes through to the Customer any warranty of the manufacturer, and Customer acknowledges that it shall have recourse only under such warranties and only as against the manufacturer of the products.
www.kicks-hobby.com /content/view/29/53   (986 words)

  
 Hobby's - The Site for Model Makers, Dolls House Collectors, Craft Workers and anyone interested in Hand Made articles.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Hobby's will be closed from 23rd December 2005 until 3rd January 2006.
Whether this is your first hobby or you are a true enthusiast the Hobby's Annual No 36 has everything you need.
It would be impossible to display all of our products on our web site, but we have provided a selection of our products and examples of our most popular lines are shown.
www.hobby.uk.com   (222 words)

  
 Hobby Encyclopedia Article, Description, History and Biography @ JobsInArt.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
We also offer coins and note lots from around the world.
Looking For hobby - Find hobby and more at Lycos Search.
Find hobby - Your relevant result is a click away!
jobsinart.com /encyclopedia/Hobby   (746 words)

  
 ABC-Dir: Hobby
Tools for almost any hobby or craft including magnifiers, dental tools, scissors, tweezers and other hobby tools.
The author shares his experiences (Pro and Con) on starting in the hobby of flying performance pigeons, offering insights and...
Provides a place where people, who are interested in the hobby of raising, breeding or exhibiting tropical fish, can visit...
www.abc-directory.com /view/hobby   (249 words)

  
 Dollhouses, Trains & More (DTM) - A hobby shop for all ages. Your home for Dollhouses, Trains, Department 56, Britians, ...
The expert staff is always available to answer most hobby questions.
The main store of Dollhouses, Trains, & More, in California, is located 20 minutes North of San Francisco, for directions to our store click here.
If you have any problems or concerns the knowledgeable staff is available to answer most of your hobby needs 7 days a week at (415) 883-0388.
www.dollhouses-trains-more.com   (368 words)

  
 Hobby Lobby's RC Catalog of Radio Control Model Airplanes, Helicopters, Boats!
Hobby Lobby's RC Catalog of Radio Control Model Airplanes, Helicopters, Boats!
Hobby Lobby sells the best radio controlled and remote controlled Electric R/C Airplanes, 3D Aerobatic Planes, Scale Warbird and Military Aircraft, RC Model Sailplanes, Scale Gliders, Glow Engine Model Airplanes, Electric RC Helicopters, Remote Control Boats, Sail Boats and Model Ships.
Copyright © 2005 Hobby Lobby International, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
www.hobby-lobby.com   (173 words)

  
 Science & Hobby.com-Science Kits, Educational Kits, Ecology & Nature Sets and More.
Tower Hobbies wins the Bizrate.com Circle of Excellence Platinum Award 5 years in a row!
ScienceHobby.com is brought to you by Tower Hobbies.
Since 1971, Tower Hobbies has been the leading source for hobby supplies, providing outstanding service at low prices.
www.sciencehobby.com   (214 words)

  
 Hobby - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Hobby - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Home > Birds > A to Z of UK Birds > H > Hobby
About the size of a kestrel with long pointed wings, reminiscent of a giant swift.
www.rspb.org.uk /birds/guide/h/hobby/index.asp   (225 words)

  
 Talk: Hobby - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Included would be areas like silversmith, glass working, flsmith, and woodworking.
I am not sure describing a hobby as spare-time is politically correct.
I think we should describe it as recreational.
talk.open-encyclopedia.com /Hobby   (152 words)

  
 Hobby Manufacturers' Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Hobby Manufacturers Association is a trade association of companies actively involved in the model hobby industry.
Click on any of the six buttons at the left for information about hobbies, to locate a hobby shop or event in your area, or to contact us.
To promote the welfare, mutual understanding and public awareness of model hobbies by those actively engaged in the model hobby industry.
www.hmahobby.org   (168 words)

  
 FEATURE: The Weird Hobby Hall of Fame - Teens
Some of you hobbyists are pretty odd, all right, but only five achieved that pinnacle of eccentricity: a place in the official Campus Life Weird Hobby Hall of Fame.
Zach is referring to his hobby of making picture frames, clocks and little storage boxes out of odd items (a.k.a.
Since I buy one every time I see one, skunk producers are probably starting to think they're a hot item!" Which is fine with her, as long as skunk supply continues to exceed skunk demand.
www.christianitytoday.com /cl/2000/001/9.58.html   (996 words)

  
 Hobby tours, Hobby tour operators, Hobby travel
In this section you'll find some of the best guided and self-guided Hobby tours and Hobby tour operators available online.
Many of these tours feature unique travel activities that you are not likely to find anywhere else.
We try to compile the best of special interest Hobby travel available we can find on the internet.
www.infohub.com /TRAVEL/SIT/sit_pages/hobby.html   (68 words)

  
 Hobby - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Save time and money every time you shop online: DealTime is a free comparison-shopping service that helps you find the web's best prices on everything from computers and electronics to jewelry, toys and more.
Read about hobby in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
At eBay you can find practically anything, even hobby.
www.internet-encyclopedia.com /ie/h/ho/hobby.html   (738 words)

  
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The International Model Car Builders' Museum was founded with a simple goal: Preserve the memories of this great hobby for all hobbyists - old and new.
Besides models, the Museum has a huge collection of "Modelabilia", interesting artifacts of the past, and those that will be considered significant in the future.
AMT Lacquers were probably some of the finest hobby paints available at the time.
www.themodelcarmuseum.org   (284 words)

  
 Your Collections
Portal is intended to be non-profit and non-commercial - registration and usage is and will be free of charge.
First step to make is to register by clicking on My hobby and then on REGISTER box.
After having completed registration form you will be sent a password on your mailbox.
hobby.offtime.org   (339 words)

  
 Imex Model Company is a hobby manufacturer and distributor of best selling hobby products and has same day shipping.
Imex Model Company is a hobby manufacturer and distributor of best selling hobby products and has same day shipping.
Featuring hobby items from Italy, Japan, Spain, England, Taiwan, Korea, China Russia and the good old USA, we have sought the very best in hobbies, and brought them to your doorstep.
Variety of subjects, quality of workmanship and attention to detail, are highlights of the Mini Hobby Models line.
www.imex-model.com   (466 words)

  
 Tower Hobbies - Radio Control ( R/C or RC ) Cars, Trucks, Airplanes, Boats and Helicopters
If for any reason you don't like or don't want something you received from Tower Hobbies, you may return New and Unused merchandise within 30 days for a full refund or exchange.
The giant Tower Hobbies 2006 Catalog is currently being mailed and is the perfect complement to shopping on the Tower Hobbies web site.
Tower Hobbies wins the Bizrate Research Circle of Excellence Platinum Award 6 years in a row!
www.towerhobbies.com   (1806 words)

  
 RC Helicopters RC Cars RC Planes RC Models - Hobby Estore
Hobby-estore is your source for outdoorand indoor hobbies.
That's why we are determined to span the globe for the most amazing rc toys, pocket bikes, dirt bikes and AutoArt diecasts just for you.
In addition, Hobby-Estore carries almost all the accessory spare parts for our items, so you will not be worried about the building and maintenance of the item you purchase.
www.hobby-estore.com   (521 words)

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