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By Anonymous

     Put on your smile, or at least a smirk. Cock your hips and tilt your head to show off your “attitude.” Laugh at that joke even though you...

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Foreign MAG
By Anonymous
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By Mckay ELITE
Somewhere, Virginia
Mckay ELITE, Somewhere, Virginia
146 articles 0 photos 2230 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do."
—Apple’s “Think Different” commercial, 1997
“Crazy people are considered mad by the rest of the society only because their intelligence isn't understood.”
― Weihui Zhou

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By Prometheus PLATINUM
East Aurora, New York
Prometheus PLATINUM, East Aurora, New York
29 articles 0 photos 106 comments
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By Becks4 SILVER
Canaan, Vermont
Becks4 SILVER, Canaan, Vermont
9 articles 5 photos 3 comments

Favorite Quote:
"LIfe moves pretty fast. If you dont stop and look around every once in a while, you might miss it."

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By Summer BRONZE
Riyadh, Other
Summer BRONZE, Riyadh, Other
2 articles 2 photos 4 comments
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Set Apart MAG
By Devan Schulte BRONZE
Wyckoff, New Jersey
Devan Schulte BRONZE, Wyckoff, New Jersey
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JacksonDReynolds PLATINUM, Chatsworth, Georgia
24 articles 2 photos 48 comments
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By ZebraWithoutStripes ELITE
Blue Springs, Missouri
ZebraWithoutStripes ELITE, Blue Springs, Missouri
102 articles 8 photos 84 comments

Favorite Quote:
To make a difference in the world, you have to be different from the world.