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YouTube: Guerrilla Knitting

Purl one, knit two has gone political, as a new wave of knitters create everything from installation projects to sexy outfits to multimedia presentations. On today's BPP, we continue our series on extreme hobbies as we have an avante-knitter in studio. I'm nor sure this guy is the best knitter or drummer, but he apparently can multitask.

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He's managed to knit, play drums AND take himself seriously.

Sent by Emily | 8:27 AM | 1-31-2008

Except it is "purl" not "pearl." It might not matter on radio, but here....(Isn't there another blog entry today about Americans not knowing how to spell?)

Sent by Chris | 12:20 PM | 1-31-2008

@Chris -- thanks. Your sew rite.

Sent by Laura Conaway, NPR | 12:32 PM | 1-31-2008

I've seen this guy knit at Maker Faire -- he was parked near the booth where I was teaching people how to knit. Very cool!

Sent by Shannon Okey/knitgrrl.com | 3:10 PM | 1-31-2008

The "guy" is my cousin and his name is Corey Fogel. So cool he's getting noticed for his talents.

Ellen
http://naturallycurly.blogspot.com

Sent by Ellen M | 4:04 PM | 2-5-2008