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Back-to-School Urban Legends

Aug 28, 2013

Have you been dreading going back to school all summer for fear of being stuck in a locker? Or perhaps you've been having nightmares for months about the mystery meat in the cafeteria. Well, Kidzworld wants you to decide - are these urban legends fact, or fiction? Take a guess!

Failing Grade

We've all had the nightmare where you can't remember a single thing on the exam and are rushing to fill in the answers minutes after your teacher has called time. But have you ever called a teacher's bluff? When one Miami, Florida student's teacher told him he would get a failing grade if he didn't finish the test on time, the student asked if he even knew his name. The teacher responded by saying "No. But I'll have a pretty good idea what your name is when I record your failing grade." The student slipped his exam in the middle of the pile and fled from the room. Sources say the student got a B+. Hmmm...

Lip Lock

Ever heard about high school sweethearts Sally and Johnny? These lovebirds were just trying to get a little kissing action out of the way at lunch, when their braces got locked together! They pulled and pulled but nothing budged. They had to shimmy their way to the nurse's office and call the fire department to pry those locked lips apart. So much for not having the WHOLE school find out about your love life.

Fries With That?

Although packing a brown bag lunch isn't always the coolest thing to do, it may be the safest. Do any of us really know what they chop into the casserole surprise, or what sort of meat is thrown into the batch of Sloppy Joes? Maybe all those horror movies where the cafeteria lady throws anything she can get her hands on into the meat grinder aren't that far off the mark. Just a little food for thought.

Have Your Say

Have you heard of any urban legends that you would like to share? Which of these stories are true and which ones are definitely hoaxes?

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Believe in Urban Legends or Not?

  • I think they are all real.
  • Only the one about the test could've happened.
  • I guess we never really know what's in our food.
  • None of them are real. They're just stories!

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Cutepandicorn
Cutepandicorn posted in Debating:
I sleep with my socks on winter time. Not summer time. 
reply 10 minutes
drowning
drowning posted in Debating:
"Awesome Angel" wrote: I dont care what you think! You can go fly a kite! I do not support gays. If some girls want to walk on the street with literally no clothes on, is that fine too?Thats their way of expressing themselves! But then, they are lost anyway, so who cares?It doesnt matter if you are gay or not, if you are not a Christian!  THE BIBLE:Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the ######## immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God. And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God. SO FLY A KITE if you think you can be a gay christian. Now, now. Calm down. And, everyone is entitled to their opinion. But, you, young lady, have carried yourself around on this forum as a heavy homophobic whether you would like to admit it or not.   How someone else dresses shouldn't concern you. Just because someone might wear more than another, doesn't always make them any less modest. And just because someone has one religion than another, doesn't make much difference. Does it alter your life in a personal way? Does someone being gay alter your life in a personal way? Or what about if someone chooses to wear a skirt over pants? No, it doesn't. Because it shouldn't concern you. Here's a clue: Not everyone believes in the same things that you do nor are they going to view it the exact same, Christian or not. If I believed in God, but I didn't see things the exact same way that you do, does that make me any less of a believer?   My, my, you really like the phrase "go fly a kite." Anyways, hate to break it to you, but sexuality actually has nothing to do with what religion you decide to be as well. You can be gay and Christian while you can be bisexual and Muslim.
reply 32 minutes
Emaans
Emaans posted in Debating:
oh ok sorry
reply about 1 hour
drowning
drowning posted in Debating:
"AmazingAngel11" wrote:SO YOU CAN GO TO HELL IF YOU DONT LIKE THE BIBLE."AmazingAngel11" wrote:Just......go to  hell. Literally. "AmazingAngel11" wrote:Well... we shall see what you do when you are in hell. :devil This is a prime example on how to get your arrogant account locked.
reply about 1 hour
CloudNineGirl
CloudNineGirl posted in Debating:
"AwesomeAngel" wrote:  The bible says: Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the  immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God. And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God. I am christian. I believe that if they dont get saved and quit theyre freaking lifestyle, they will go to hell. Dont you dare call me ####  phobic, either. I am not afraid of gays. homophobia; dislike or prejudice against homosexual people. i'm a christian and i believe that everyone should have the right to actively live the lifestyle they choose. what did gay people ever do to you? what's wrong with love? it's people like you who give christian's a bad name. it's 2017, get a grip of your prejudice ways! god would be ashamed at this kind of behaviour. your bigotry makes me sick!
reply about 2 hours