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I Don't Need To Be Taught Common Sense

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    Its horrible to think that thhere are parents out there who are teaching their kids not to care about common sence and logic. I cant for the life of me understand parents who dont seem to understand that it is their duty to give their kids the best start in life through teaching...
    PrincePolo PrincePolo 26-30, M Jun 4, 2012

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    I don't need alcohol or drugs or girlfriends to enjoy life. I want family and friends to enjoy life.
    sumit555 sumit555 16-17, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    First of all just stating I don't do drugs I used to but I stopped a while ago.....................okay so apparently I have a natural high. Like I don't need drugs to be weird as...
    musicforlife0321 musicforlife0321 18-21, F Jan 3

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    I don't need drugs or alcohol to have fun.... But I do need a gun or a dirt bike.
    Zoekosmopoulos Zoekosmopoulos 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 3

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    I don't need either of them to have a good time just like being myself .
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Don't need to have fun more like I use em to keep from going el loco
    Princeofnothing Princeofnothing 18-21, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I just need vegemite but remember dumbs dumbs, Eat it with butter, don't have it straight up bread an vegemite cause it's pure salt ad can be used as a stock for cooking. BUTTER...
    Puck4Eva Puck4Eva 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 7

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    I think that drugs and alcohol are disgusting. Although, I don't judge people by their habits of drugs or alcohol. It doesn't tell their personality. I just don't want to pollute...
    thatredheadmetal thatredheadmetal 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've seen what it does to people; plenty of people that I care about. Some family. Some (old) friends. And I'd rather not have that be apart of my life. I'm not saying this in a...
    SweetKrazyChill SweetKrazyChill 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I hate how normalized weed has become. When I've told people I don't smoke (that **** stinks so damn bad) I get looked at like I'M the crazy one.
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Drugs and alcohol don't fix problems. They are only a temporary solution. I choose to be sober over the latter.
    ac15 ac15 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    u dont need drugs and alcohol to be 'cool' in front of friends. if u have those kinda friends u just dont fall under peer pressure. u simply need to find new ones
    95sarahz 95sarahz 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 5

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    It baffles me that people constantly look for someone to care for them. There comes a time where you need to learn that nobody needs to take care of you, except for you.
    ComposerOfVitality ComposerOfVitality 16-17, F Jan 11

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    i dont need drugs my life is a natural high i figure skate all the time and that's something i love and i get my high from that competing in tournaments is just amazing and is such...
    Becca1369 Becca1369 13-15, F Jan 4

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    plus i dont need to b sexually active to have fun. i even wrote a song about it called "im a prude" and im attaching it here.
    krembo83 krembo83 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I dont need to be sober to be boring either
    Njord85 Njord85 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    7 days... 7 days ago I had my last drink ( haven't even wanted one which I knew) 7 days since I had my last cigarette ( haven't want one which is honestly surprising) 7 days since...
    coparentsearch coparentsearch 31-35, M 8 Responses Jan 6

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    I'm not going to act like i haven't had good times when I've been drunk or high but I can honestly say that it's not as fulfilling as I keep convincing myself it is. Looking back...
    vula99 vula99 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm not going to freak out if someone around me starts drinking or smoking, but I won't participate. As long as no one's pressuring me to do it, I can pretty much leave people to...
    BigBearHug BigBearHug 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    They always smell like hidden motives....I rather not have any if that's what's left....
    Sombraa Sombraa 36-40, F Dec 26, 2014

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    at this age i feel pressured to do these things...i never have and i hopefully never will.
    classylips classylips 13-15, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Maybe it's just the holidays, but a lot of us seem to be sad or depressed lately. So let's lighten the mood with a trivial topic (or maybe not so trivial if you chafe easily...
    newphoenixrising newphoenixrising 46-50, M 8 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Happy New Year EPA people!!!
    newphoenixrising newphoenixrising 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    But they do make for better stories.
    ACleverUsername ACleverUsername 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    But I wish I did sometimes. My life is so boring and bland.
    hiddenjem hiddenjem 22-25, F 7 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Straight Edge Forever ✊ I have great times without drugs or alcohol, plus I'm healthier without them!
    USCCHRIS USCCHRIS 16-17, M Jan 1

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    it's weird tho, all me friends think I'm not gonna have fun without it. who cares
    itsmekar itsmekar 18-21, F 12 Responses Jan 2

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    People often think I'm either drunk or high when they see me hanging out with my friends. The truth is, I'm completely sober. I have a weird group of friends, and they tend to...
    BigBearHug BigBearHug 18-21, M 8 Responses Jan 5

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    I just want them, is that so bad?😆
    ashepdon ashepdon 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 8

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    The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair The beauty of a woman must be seen in her eyes, because that is...
    mario111 mario111 41-45, M 6 Responses Jan 9

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    Did mommy tell you not too? Awww thats cute..
    TonyMontanah TonyMontanah 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    But some booze sure helps. I remembered and found that "Our life is better when we're waaaasted" song by Tiesto- played it on repeat for a bit. It made me crave some liquid buzz...
    PanicTheManic PanicTheManic 22-25 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Not both. One or the other will work.
    TuffGhost TuffGhost 26-30, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't agree with this at all. To me, morality is all about acting in a way that is respectful and kind towards all people (both individually and collectively). A great part of...
    NamelessNomad NamelessNomad 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    The thing is, growing up, I always saw people doing these recreational activities like smoking pot, cigarettes, getting drunk, some kind of drug, etc. and to be frank, each and...
    Unalike Unalike 18-21, M Jan 7

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    All the new year new you bullshit, we don't need a new year to be a better person. Also most people don't stick to their resolutions. This year New Years has only got me thinking...
    vault101 vault101 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    Boys assume that I have compliments thrown at me all the time. lol I don't. You don't need to try and 'pull me down a peg' BELIEVE ME. you don't need to. most of the time I just...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Im always blaming myself for things that go wrong. For the first time in my life I just want to simply allow myself the freedom to feel. I am afraid. Yes, I aminsecure. but these...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F Jan 1

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    I made my life what it is. good or bad it's my choices that put me here. I don't need to be saved. I just need to vent sometimes.
    serendipitousone serendipitousone 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Unless you've had the politeness to make contact first! I don't need an ever growing 'Fan' list of people. Just people I have a genuine "connection" with. Thank you.
    Bee2014 Bee2014 51-55, F 6 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    My egg donor is a narcissistic ***** who practices emotional, verbal and mental abuse against me. We have no relationship. I hate her. My dad is actually pretty cool. Except he...
    iamaphrodite iamaphrodite 18-21, F Dec 27, 2014

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    every single ''friend'' i had turned out to be fake and every single girl turned out to be a mistake i'm content and happy just being on my own i pleasure myself real good i don't...
    antoneli antoneli 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 11

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    Timeline part 2. All of my metaphysical training and all my observations of the human experience, around the world and in my own life, tell me that there are no coincidences. There...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M 4 days ago

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    I think people who don`t have common sense are hilarious. "Like dude!" People can be really stupid these days. It cracks me up every single time.
    BookWorm333 BookWorm333 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    God. Help me. I feel so alone. It kills me every now and then. I want to live another life but I don't and I can't leave my current. I can't lose everything. That'll be the end of...
    MargoRothSpiegelman MargoRothSpiegelman 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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