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Would you look in the mirror and say Candyman three times?

Would you look in the mirror and say Candyman three times?

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Cap'n Custud

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1,176 posts

116 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Well would you?

I am too scared to so if you have can you let me know if you survived wink and also if the scary bee man came to get you or something else happened.

I was pondering this in the shower this morning and can think of no other group of people who would be so brave so I am putting it to you.

Thank you for your assistance.

Soovy

34,979 posts

178 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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You do know it's only a film?


And no, not a chance.

jagnet

1,922 posts

109 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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I get scared just looking in the mirror without any references to the Candyman.

LadyHayles

1,113 posts

96 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Have done it several times when I was younger - was a bit of a regular dare between friends. I'm still here, alive and well.

There was another one of saying something into a mirror three times, was it Mary or something, can't fully remember. Never did that one though, it wasn't from a film so felt slightly more real and scary.

Neil135

197 posts

125 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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My wife watched this on saturday and i said candyman 3 times in the mirror while she was watching it. Only to be told you have to say it 5 times not 3 no wonder im still here to tell the tale
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captainzep

13,046 posts

99 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Too busy looking myself in the eye and whispering 'hey cutie, wanna get it on?' -then chasing myself in to bedroom.

Yep.

Famous Graham

26,553 posts

132 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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LadyHayles said:
Have done it several times when I was younger - was a bit of a regular dare between friends. I'm still here, alive and well.

There was another one of saying something into a mirror three times, was it Mary or something, can't fully remember. Never did that one though, it wasn't from a film so felt slightly more real and scary.
Hail Mary prayer iirc. Or was it backwards?

Samcat

358 posts

130 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Isn't there some story, probably from a film, about saying the Lords Prayer backwards whilst looking into a mirror, and the Devil will appear behind you. I've never tried it, it scares me now to think about it!

Cap'n Custud

Original Poster:

1,176 posts

116 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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The Devil yikes he is a lot worse than the Candyman. Now truly scared at the possibility.

Glad there are survivors though, I wasn't sure if it happened every time or just to the fateful few ladies in movies!




OJ

10,711 posts

135 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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No but I regularly stand in front of the mirror and say 'Charlize Theron' three times, but nothing happens.

TheEnd

15,370 posts

95 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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If you say "you talkin' to me?" 3 times in the mirror, the phone will ring.

When you answer it, you'll be told a time.

When that time runs out, there'll be a taxi waiting outside.

Cookie172

741 posts

118 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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I've still never seen this film... I think it might ruin my fragile little mind frown

Carl_Spackler

1,287 posts

95 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Never ever, not even if I was banging Jessica Alba from behind in front of it and she insisted at the vinegar strokes. (a fairly plausible scenario)

mouk786

1,263 posts

104 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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no way!

Maxf

7,459 posts

148 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Carl_Spackler said:
Never ever, not even if I was banging Jessica Alba from behind in front of it and she insisted at the vinegar strokes. (a fairly plausible scenario)
In that scenario I'd be all done by the second 'candyman'.

Poledriver

23,828 posts

101 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Just did, still here smile
but

shibby!

792 posts

105 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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I did!!!

Then i died.

Spiritual_Beggar

4,733 posts

101 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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"Candyman"?

I thought you had to say "Biggie Smalls"?

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Yugguy

10,728 posts

142 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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Is saying Candyman bad then? Christina Aguilera must be stting herself.

rhinochopig

17,932 posts

105 months

Wednesday 12th November 2008
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captainzep said:
Too busy looking myself in the eye and whispering 'hey cutie, wanna get it on?' -then chasing myself in to bedroom.

Yep.
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