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Baloo's Bugle

January 2006 Cub Scout Roundtable Issue

Volume 12, Issue 6
February 2006 Theme

Theme: Cubs in the Future
Webelos: Scholar & Engineer
  Tiger Cub
Activities: Requirement #4



Sam Houston Area Council

Mork Cheer                        Nanoo Nanoo

Mr. Spock Cheer    Live Long and Prosper

Mazda Cheer                        Zoom Zoom

Nike Cheer                             SWOOSH!

San Gabriel Valley, Long Beach, Verdugo Hills Councils

Space Hero Applause:  With arm thrust skyward saying, “To infinity and beyond”

Star Trek Applause:              Pull out an imaginary communicator saying, “Beam me up, Scotty.”

Baltimore Area Council

Walk in place, stiff-legged and stiff-armed and say ‘Does not compute, Does not compute” in a sing-song fashion.

Beep - gotta bug! Beep - gotta bug!

UFO APPLAUSE - Hold index fingers to forehead and shout, “Take me to your leader.”

APOLLO APPLAUSE - Count down 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1, blast off!  Blast off with your hands, gain orbit and say ‘Beep, Beep, Beep.”

STAR APPLAUSE-”Twinkle, twinkle, twinkle.”

SATELLITE APPLAUSE-move right hand in circle over head, opening and closing the fist, while saying in a high falsetto voice “Gleep-gleep-gleep.”

Greater St. Louis Area Council

Supersonic Wave arms wildly and open mouth as if yelling. Then sit quietly for a few seconds, then yell loudly.

Skyrocket In pantomime, the group following the yell leader, plant imaginary rockets in the ground, light a match (on seat of their pants) and apply it to the rocket fuse. As the rocket rises, the group begins to whistle (softly at first and then louder) and after a short pause, all shout BANG!


Sam Houston Area Council

Baloo:         (Comes on stage with a stick in his hand.  He puts the point of the stick down on the floor, picks it up, puts it down in another place, repeating this many times)

Cubmaster: Baloo, what are you doing?

Baloo:         Oh, I’m just stickin’ around.

Baloo:         (Runs on stage with his hands grasping his waist.  He yells: “Help! It’s all around me. It’s all around me. Help!”

Cubmaster: What’s all around you?

Baloo:         My belt!

Attention Stunt:

Sam Houston Area Council

Den runs up front all yelling “Attention!  Attention” to the audience.  After a few seconds of this, when the audience is all listening, the boys in the stunt all go silent.  Post someone in the audience to ask them “What do you guys want?”  Their answer will be “We just wanted some ‘attention’.”


San Gabriel Valley, Long Beach, Verdugo Hills Councils

Q:  What did Neptune say to Saturn?
A:  Give me a ring sometime!

Q:  What do you call a space magician?
A:  A flying saucerer!

Q:  What is the center of gravity?
A:  V!

Q:  What song do planets sing?
A:  Nep-tunes!

Q:  Why are false teeth like stars?
A:  Because they come out at night!

Q:  When is the moon heaviest?
A:  When it’s full!

Q:  Why did Mickey Mouse go into space?
A:  Because he wanted to find Pluto!

Q:  What do computers like to eat?
A:  Chips! (My wife says Cookies is a better answer CD)

Q:  What’s the man in the moon's favorite drink?
A:  Crater-ade!

Q:  Why did the germ cross the microscope?
A:  To get to the other slide!        

Baltimore Area Council

Why do astronauts go to the doctor before they’re launched in to space?            (To get their booster shots)

How do astronauts bring their food to work?
                                                       (In launch boxes)

How fast does light travel?
 (I don’t know, but it gets here too early in the morning.)

What did the command center say to the astronaut after the count down?           (You’re fired!)

Why was the absent minded astronomer looking for a switch? (He wanted to turn on the sky light.)

What is green, wears a helmet, and flies around?
                                                 (An airsick astronaut.)

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