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I Like Sock Skiing On Slippy Floors

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    Linoleum

    I have these dress socks and boot socks that when freshly worn, extremely slippy on my kitchen floor, so I love getting a running start, and even though it kills my joints, slide across the kitchen on my way for coffee and to grab my boots from the dining room.
    LEBsCreations LEBsCreations 22-25, M Nov 18, 2012

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    NO More For Me

    I WENT INTO THE TV THE LAST TIME I DID THIS. I AM NOT AS YOUNG AS I USE TO BE.
    MiseducatedChik MiseducatedChik 26-30, F 8 Responses Feb 27, 2008

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    Who Doesnt?

    haha I remember at school when we first moved into the new building, and had PE for the first time...the floor of the games hall was really slippy, and we all just started skiing about on the floor in our socks...I fell over a couple of times, but hey, the experience is generally...
    Enjoythesilence Enjoythesilence 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2009

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    Last Time..

    I'd waxed my hardwood and decided to do some sock skiing when I slipped and took a nasty hard fall. Needless to say, lesson = learned.
    thefuzz thefuzz 21-25, M 5 Responses Jan 23, 2008

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    Fallin On My A$$

    So... the other say i was hangin out with some people i just met in a new town and i was feelin a bit tipsy...;0 I was  playing with my friend jordans dog and i was slidin around on the hardwood floors in my sockys well domino (the dog) ran in between my legs and me as i was...
    AuThEnTiC AuThEnTiC 19-21, F Dec 8, 2007

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    This..Is My Story...

    (Makes a run for it....) Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! Wheeeeeeee..whoa.. whoa...(balances)..wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! That's my story. It's a good'un. :D
    FrozenFire FrozenFire 21-25, M Nov 21, 2007

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    Kitchen Skating!

    My mom has a watering can with a button and you when you push the button there is a continuous pray of water. One time my friend Michelle came over and we too my mom;s watering can and drenched the kitchen floor which is laminate. We both undressed down to our undies and...
    volleyballa volleyballa 16-18, F Dec 21, 2007

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    Love It!!

    I love putting on some socks and sliding across the kitchen floor!! I sometimes feel like laminating the floors throughout my house purely for the purpose of sock skiing - in fact it's so great I think they should make it an Olympic event!!!
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 7 Responses Nov 2, 2007

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    Should Be An Olympic Sport

    I love it, when my grandmother was living, she used to practically lick the floors clean lol, she had every kind of cleaner you could imagine on them, and after she put it on they were always slippery and great for a slide or two.  Always made me laugh when I would go...
    Gemini15 Gemini15 18-21, M 7 Responses May 29, 2009

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    Sock Skiing makes me feel like a graceful figure skater and really, really fast! I can even do flips still, at my old age! Do a run and slide across the kitchen floor - hit the carpeted area and jump! It's easy and fun.
    FeelingCrazy FeelingCrazy 46-50 Dec 21, 2007

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    Was Just Doing It

    down the hall I go sliding all the way-to wrap presents which i will share in a day....
    satinlion satinlion 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2007

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    Yes Actually. ...

    Yes actually. lol Just thinking of the memories of it makes me laugh, can't count all the times I fell on my butt, running through the kitchen with my brothers doing that.
    Aspen77 Aspen77 26-30, F Dec 21, 2007

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    Oh,yeah

     or at least i did.but if i could,i would do it still.i loved it when my favorite music would play.that was the best.
    mamaslittlebaby mamaslittlebaby 18-21, M Nov 8, 2009

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    Sock Skiing?

    The words sock skiing remind me if that Tom Cruise thing,I prefer sock skating,Skating on the kitchen tile like a beautiful dancer on ice.I taught my girls to do it and we used to glide along the floor in the huge kitchen we had.I wish I had thought of a way to have all our sock...
    februarydays februarydays 51-55, F 3 Responses Sep 11, 2010

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    Fun Slidin:)

    I love sliding across the floor so much:) my family had a huge kitchen when I was younger and I would dance and slide around it on boring days.......I got a sprained ankle from it but hey,it was fun:)
    blackcat blackcat 22-25, F Nov 3, 2007

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    Direct Route

    We have a laminate floor in the hallway, then in the kitchen and then into the dining room, you can actually ski from the front door to the patio doors using that route. Who needs those heelies when you have laminate!!!
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2007

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    Yes, Especially Freshly Waxed ...

    Yes, especially freshly waxed wood floors or laminate floors.  Lenolium and tile is great too, although sometimes the fall can be too much.  I also love sliding down stairs in sleeping bags!
    specialk specialk 26-30, F Dec 21, 2007

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    Polished Linolium

    If your grandmother was like mine, the floors were swept 10 times a day, and mopped just as frequently. Except in the hall; it was "dust mopped" with Pledge and a dry mop! The hall lead to the bathroom, 3 bedrooms, and a wide, dead-end wall. This long hallway was...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 10 Responses Jul 17, 2008

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    Cool Topic

    Besides loving the photo for this, Tommy is a crush of mine. Sadly he has never returned the feeling. Lol I love to slide across the floor with my dog behind me. I wind him up, running in place, then We take off. It's so much fun.
    Badina Badina 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    It's a Lot of Fun!

    I do it when ever I get a chance!
    rija rija 31-35, F Dec 26, 2007

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    This Group Rocks!

    Yes, Yes, Yes... I so love this! In fact my best friend had our kids put socks on and skate on the wet floor in order to wash it. It got the floor clean and the kids had a blast! To just run and run and run and then ssssllllllliiiiiiiddddddeeeee across the floor... hehe Guess we...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Feb 26, 2008

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    Weeee

    I used to love to do this as a kid.  I've actually picked this "habit" up again recently.  Now, the kids and I have races across the kitchen floor.  My youngest is the fastest, but I have way more style.
    goddessone goddessone 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 27, 2008

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    Hospital Corridors

    My mother was recently ill in hospital and because of the gravity of her illness my family and i were allowed in outside visiting hours. this meant that you would find yourself alone in the hospital corridors that were polished at least once a day. they were large enough to allow...
    maliki maliki 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 21, 2007

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    Slipped and Fell

    It was like a Saturday or something and I was bored so I went up to my room to blast the radio or whatever. In my room I have hardwood floors and they're actually more slippery than usual... So I was about to rush into my room, and I ran and like skid across the floor and as I...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 27, 2008

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    Sooo Much Fun

    I have the best kitchen floor for it. Another fun thing is stacking up pillows against the wall and getting my cat to chase a toy across the floor really fast so he slides and bounces off the pillows
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 20, 2008

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    Long socks are just too adorable and comfy to not LOVE THEM!! Next time I get more money I will be buying 10 pairs of over the knee socks or long socks :P who else loves a pair of...
    Fetish4life Fetish4life 18-21, T 4 Responses Sep 28

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    I'm wearing white socks now as you can see in the picture :P but I mostly love colorful cute design socks :) I mostly like white socks when they are 100% cotton and ankle socks...
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    Going sockless is awesome. I got into it, when I tried on my new Dr Martens and had no socks with me. It felt really cool, and I continued. The feeling is super, tightly laced...
    gaypunk18 gaypunk18 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 14

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    Today I went on an all out sock buy ^_^ aren't the socks and footliners cute 😍 you know they are! And I especially love the over the knee socks...
    Fetish4life Fetish4life 18-21, T 1 Response Sep 26

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    I just went out to the store to buy these wonderful pairs of socks :D!! (Pic included) and I remember when I used to be scared to go out and buy girl socks but now I go out and...
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    You know us from the intro. Know we gonna tell you what we like. Dylan - I will start people off by making smell my feet (i usually do this after a run). I will make you smell in...
    twofootgods twofootgods 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I love knee highs, otk, and thigh high socks. I only have a few now but I have a wish list a mile long! I want to have a huge collection. Someone buy my socks! haha
    pinkypie5 pinkypie5 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    When you just fixed your socks when you sat down, and when you get up to move, your socks slide right back down, and are halfway off again by the time you sit back down...lol today...
    whyevenask21 whyevenask21 22-25, M Sep 29

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    I don't know why but I just cannot sleep with my socks in it's just soo uncomfortable. It feels like your suffocating your feet. Why? Your feet don't deserve to be suffocated all...
    ScarM3 ScarM3 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 25

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    I don't like high knee socks I don't understand why women wear them Just wear tights or stockings
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 28

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    I can be dressed to the 9 in every other way, and still like my soft white socks.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F Sep 30

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    I can't sleep in my socks I feel weird like I can't breathe if I wear them...... Urgh
    Jazke Jazke 16-17, M 4 Responses Oct 2

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    Winter is awesome 1.because my birthday is in December 2.i can go skiing 3.i can sleep better when it's cold winter
    ShawnL15 ShawnL15 18-21, M Oct 6

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    Mihael122 Mihael122 18-21, T a week ago

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    I have a really strong urge to tickle kids feet, I find them so cute. They are always so soft and their laughter is magical when getting tickled. When I was at my friends house...
    TickleTortureFanatic TickleTortureFanatic 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    Just been out 😄 in my white socks....
    royksokk royksokk 26-30, M 3 Responses Oct 2

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    Entered fall season today with long gray socks :)
    bareknee bareknee 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 5

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