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Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Dawood, Sep 28, 2005.

  1. Dawood

    Dawood Elite Member

    Joined: May 8, 2002 Messages: 4,677 Likes Received: 147
    I remember when I was a kid, They used to tell you if you broke a mirror it would be 7 years bad luck. And when we would walk down the sidewalk as young bucks, a cat could catch a beat down for cutting the pole, Especially after a bombing (bombing e.g. doing graffiti wink FBI) mission or doing some sort of crime . And I remember the older graff heads form around my way telling me .."Don't ever catch tags after you rock a burner, even a marker tag" The theory was if you did, you would get caught. And the funny thing is, A lot of that stupid stuff, I think I might have actually beleived a little when I was young. I sure-nuff remember beating people down for cutting the pole. What the hell were we thinking???

    Anyone have any stupid superstition stories, I think superstition is one of lifes dumbest things , yet , I find it amazing what people will actually beleive in just because of culture or tradition.
  2. krs702

    krs702 Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 6, 2000 Messages: 1,212 Likes Received: 0
    i'm trying to get rid of em all.
    as you grow, it becomes amazing to learn how mind-fucked humans became.

    in my drug class, this dude on a marijuana video talked about men getting titties that can become milkers, if they smoke too much pot.
  3. mr.yuck

    mr.yuck Veteran Member

    Joined: May 12, 2000 Messages: 6,952 Likes Received: 6
    I will throw salt over my shoulder to this day. I dont care how fine of an establishment i am in.
  4. Hokus

    Hokus Member

    Joined: Mar 11, 2004 Messages: 482 Likes Received: 0
    i've never heard of cutting a pole, what is that?

    i never really believed in superstitions
  5. WetPussy

    WetPussy Junior Member

    Joined: Sep 28, 2005 Messages: 144 Likes Received: 1
    i knock on wood and
    i dont like black cats, or black humans.
  6. fatalist

    fatalist Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Mar 10, 2004 Messages: 6,354 Likes Received: 25
    whenever i would make an ugly face toward elders my mom would tell me "Keep it up, if the wind blows your face is going to stay like that."
    That use to scare the shit out of me until i was 6 or 7
  7. Abracadabra

    Abracadabra Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Dec 28, 2001 Messages: 22,906 Likes Received: 113
    i also knock on wood
  8. SpyD

    SpyD Elite Member

    Joined: Aug 22, 2002 Messages: 3,093 Likes Received: 62
    cutting a pole is going past the pole on the other side of the person ur with instead of on the same side. that still pisses me off.
    then u gotta draw an X on their backs. or is that when u step on the back of someones shoe?
  9. Hokus

    Hokus Member

    Joined: Mar 11, 2004 Messages: 482 Likes Received: 0
    oooh, that shit is irritating..
  10. Tough Love

    Tough Love Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 10, 2004 Messages: 1,894 Likes Received: 2
    my mom used to tell me chocolate would cause pimples. Id tell her to screw off and eat all the chocolate i wanted.

    i never really believed in any superstitions. except for : if things can go wrong, they will, and if everything seems to good to be true, it probably is.
  11. Dawood

    Dawood Elite Member

    Joined: May 8, 2002 Messages: 4,677 Likes Received: 147
    where you from bee?
  12. WetPussy

    WetPussy Junior Member

    Joined: Sep 28, 2005 Messages: 144 Likes Received: 1
    ive never heard of cutting a pole either, and im from staten island, new york city, hornet.
    get it, you said bee, i said hornet.

    aight hornet.
  13. Harvey Wallbanger

    Harvey Wallbanger Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Oct 13, 2004 Messages: 8,567 Likes Received: 400
    ^^Okay, I need somebody to tell me how the "ignore" button works.
  14. isor357

    isor357 Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 8, 2004 Messages: 2,491 Likes Received: 3
    Whenever i go through a red light i kiss my first and middle finger and hit them against a spot above my head
  15. azert

    azert Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 29, 2003 Messages: 1,798 Likes Received: 35
    I also always do this whenever I spill salt.

    Where I was from, to not cut a pole you had to go on the same side as the oldest person. I remember arguing over who was the oldest.