I Hate the Emo Sterotype

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    So What Is It Now?

    Well it started to be a insult. When some one looked depressed they were called emotional then shortening it to emo. Then there was that explosion when everyone thought it was cool to black their eyes and scratch their wrists.  Now i think its died down a little beign...
    EmmaKelsey EmmaKelsey
    16-17, F
    Sep 30, 2008

    Blah Blah Blah..

    i hate the emo stereotypes. its drives me crazy. i hate it the most when people say "all emos cut". NO thats not true.  not all of them cut them self. its just more common to see someone who is "emo" cutting them self,BUT it does not mean ALL of them do. some people don't...
    Lostneverland Lostneverland
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2010

    EMO Is Not a Style!! Or Kind of Msic For That Matter!

    emo is a state of mind i dont no how many ppl i tell that to daily it is usually wen ppl are calling me "emo" and to me they just sound plain dumb...and thats all i have to say
    XscreamingXinsideX XscreamingXinsideX
    13-15, F
    6 Responses Jul 20, 2009

    I hate all stereotypes,

    so I'm making a new one called stereotype awesome. The rules are simple, all people who hate stereotypes just like me, belong to stereotype awesome, and all the people who feel the need to divide themselves and confine themselves to some mainstream metaphoric box for no better...
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4
    May 20, 2014

    "emo" To Me Is....

    Most of the human population. I really hate the stereotype because all "emo" means(for the most part) is emotional. People call me emo for how I dress and wear my hair but people call me different things as far as how I dress everyday ,any thing from "skater" to "goth" to punk...
    RayRay2013 RayRay2013
    18-21, F
    Sep 17, 2011

    Whatever, Not Cool

    it's very annoying because also how that it's just a name tag. Also that about all emo's supposed to "cut themselves" Although that's not true but people expect that. Also because the way someone dresses doesn't mean they're goth/emo or whatever, just like to dress there own way...
    xkatiemousiex xkatiemousiex
    16-17, F
    Sep 19, 2011

    I Hate Almost Any Stereotype..

    So what's it with emo? Everybody's talking about emo. In the beginning, I didn't exactly hate the whole emo thing. I never wanted to be emo, but I was okay with it. Then everybody started joking about emos. Somehow I just began to hate them too. But somehow.. now I finally...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 10, 2008

    When I was younger people called me emo all the

    time, which is kind of hilarious, because back then I WASN'T their definition of 'emo', but I never hear it now when I guess it would be true
    deleted deleted
    Jul 15, 2014

    Labels and Cans...blah Blah

    Yes I listen to alternative music that on the whole is not metal, i like lyrics that speak to you, i like screamo, hardcore,punk, rock and yes i like emo bands and music means everything to me and yes i have dyed my hair every colour in the book including black, I...
    Nellykins Nellykins
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 27, 2008

    A Thing I Found On a Website.

    Emo, seperating the fashion from the facts. Emo is the new fad. From clothes shops to movies, from malls to chat rooms emo is the new cool. Teens with tight jeans, all stars, eyeliner and fringes seem to be everywhere. But what is it really? where did it come from...
    timetolive timetolive
    16-17, F
    1 Response Nov 22, 2007
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