nuthin' ta f*ck with
Posted On:3/12/2005 12:55pm
Style: MT/SUB GRAPPLING
Originally Posted by Budd Shi Dist
Your optic nerves are connected to the occipital lobe, which is responsible for visual processing. Bang this part of your brain, you see stars. Simple!
Actually the Star Fairy governs that section of the brain.
When the skull is impacted, the SF becomes disenfranchised from the main apparatus that can be loosely termed the "Star Throne", and as this occurs, some of the special star juice is ejected from her ample bosom. This fluid then travels along the optic nerve and onto the surface of the cornea, thereby allowing the punched to appreciate the wonderful bouquet of this cosmic "money shot".
The Eternal n00b
Posted On:3/13/2005 2:04am
Style: CM Boxing/BJJ/RBSD
Originally Posted by Olorinii
When I got up, I was a little dizzy and saw little yellow stars, rotating around in my peripheral vision.
So what causes this, is it anything to worry about?
Strange, I always thought my stars were red and white.
Edit: When I land on my head or get choked out, I generally like to lie there for a while until sensation has returned before getting up?
Posted On:3/13/2005 11:43pm
Style: brazilian jazz dance
Mine were yellow : )
I don't know why they were distinctly star shaped though, and not just amporphous spots of light.
Posted On:3/14/2005 3:05am
I think they're normally spots.
Posted On:3/14/2005 4:46am
as long as the stars go away and you have no loss of vision ...
otherwise ... see a doctor ...
totoro-san ... world sushi munching champion ...
Posted On:3/14/2005 9:09pm
we call them bitch fairies at my school, and they are pretty normal to get from a good blow to the head. also learn to fall properly, you crazy bastard
Posted On:3/15/2005 7:25am
I'll keep that in mind next time I get suplexed or body slammed.
Posted On:3/15/2005 3:04pm
Mine are actual yellow stars too, sometimes twinkling silver.
All the learning to fall right (not that I fall right) won't stop it from happening occassionally. If you do perfect ukemi and get your bell rung, you'll still see stars.
I dork harder than any of you can imagine.
Modesty forbids more.
Posted On:3/15/2005 3:25pm
Style: Muay Thai, BJJ newbie.
Mine are yellow or sometimes silver, and they blink in and of existance in random patterns. But I´ll now try to remember Reese´s explanation whenever I see them.
That civilisation may not sink,
Its great battle lost,
Quiet the dog, tether the pony
To a distant post;
Our master Caesar is in the tent
Where the maps are spread,
His eyes fixed upon nothing,
A hand under his head.
- W.B. Yeats
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