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100 reasons kids are STUPID

  1. Sep 10, 2009 #1

    Pengwuino

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    Follow my lead, let's make a list of things you thought as a kid or kids think about when they imagine being older that are sooooo not true. You'll get the hang of it.

    100. Adults don't have bed times.
    99. Being independent and on your own is awesome
    98. Driving is fun
    97. Turning 18 means you're an adult.
    96. Having a girlfriend/boyfriend is awesome (giggle)
    95. Credit cards make you happy
    94. Wrestling is not silly.

    i had a million ideas earlier but i apparently dropped them from my brain. So I call on YOU PEOPLE to continue the list. GO!!!!
     
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    Adults actually don't have bed times.

    Being independent and on your own is awesome.

    Driving definitely can be fun (I mean they have sports and games that revolve around it don't they?).

    Turning 18 does mean you are an adult, some people just forget to actually become one.

    Have a gf/bf is pretty awesome.

    I'll agree that this one is silly.

    Yeah this one too.
     
  4. Sep 10, 2009 #3

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    Stop destroying my dreams. I have a bed time now. If I dont get to sleep at a certain time to get my 8 hours before classes and labs I teach, I feel like my body is trying to destroy itself. A friend of mine agreed with me with the driving thing as well. We try to get other people to drive us places whenever possible. Plus she lives at home again after living on her home and she says she loves not having the bills and home maintenance and crap. Maybe only my friends should comment on this thread....
     
  5. Sep 10, 2009 #4

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    I remember telling my uncle that he was over the hill [old] on his 25th birthday. Later, I realized that 20 something was still young but mid 30s seemed old. Then, anything over 40 seemed old and 30 something didn't seem so bad... Now, it would be nice to be 40 again.

    I also thought ellemmennoh was a letter.
     
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  6. Sep 10, 2009 #5
    I must live up to my contrarian reputation damn it.
     
  7. Sep 10, 2009 #6

    Pengwuino

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    You Cyrus'ed all over my thread.
     
  8. Sep 10, 2009 #7

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    93. when you grow up you become strong o:)
     
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    92. When you're a grown-up, you can eat whatever you want without repercussion.
     
  10. Sep 10, 2009 #9

    Pengwuino

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    91. Smoking has even 1 benefit. Even socially.
     
  11. Sep 10, 2009 #10

    drizzle

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    90. jinni is real :biggrin:
     
  12. Sep 10, 2009 #11

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    89. Girls have "it" in front, just like we do.
     
  13. Sep 10, 2009 #12

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    88. it’s scary to stay awake till 1:15 am :rolleyes:
     
  14. Sep 10, 2009 #13
    87. That it's cool to shave
     
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    86. If Einstein said it, it must be true.
     
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    86. Going to work was better than going to school.
    85. Not working and not going to school would be the greatest thing. (I had quit my job 3 months ago... I couldn't find a job until like last week... in a damn fast-food place. But let me tell you, not working and being home ALLL THE TIMMMME was just driving me insane.)
     
  17. Sep 10, 2009 #16
    84. Adults are more experienced with the coolness.
     
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    83. staying awake till 2:00 am is fun
    82. money grows on trees
    81. ghosts are real
    80. god can help me do my homework only if i pray hard
     
  19. Sep 10, 2009 #18
    A child thinks 20 shillings and 20 years can scarce ever be spent.

    - Benjamin Franklin
     
  20. Sep 10, 2009 #19

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    79. The boss is like the schoolmaster: he's always right, and will like it when I'm right too.
     
  21. Sep 10, 2009 #20
    72. Parents know everything
    71. Life's one big party when you grow up
    70. You are smarter than your parents


    My teenage daughter informs me that anyone over 18 is "old." I remember thinking the same thing when I was her age.

    I WISH I was 18 =(
     
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