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Old 10-11-2016, 01:40 AM
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Icon12 what's with the 'clown' craze??


it apparently sweeping america and it is catching up here in the uk.

are you a clown scared?
i often wondered what is the origin of a clown is.
it is certainly not in the bible that for sure i know
any ideas?

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Originally Posted by Nacia View Post
it apparently sweeping america and it is catching up here in the uk.

are you a clown scared?
i often wondered what is the origin of a clown is.
it is certainly not in the bible that for sure i know
any ideas?
How would they prosecute these clowns? For example, if they state they are causing fear and paranoia, does this set a precedent against politicians? Politicians have their cronies dress up in red or blue outfits, stand on the street corner, distribute their propaganda, written to scare little children.
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The clowns are actually a marketing gimmick dreamt up by some advertising agency somewhere. There'll be a movie or some other product along in a bit to complete the process. You'll see.
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I'm definitely scared of clowns. Why, I have no idea? Maybe it's because of the gregarious grin that could be concealing a sinister side or the fact they are able to hide behind an expressionless mask with exaggerated features.

I'm thinking the first clowns originated from early circuses, although that's just a wild guess.

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The clowns are actually a marketing gimmick dreamt up by some advertising agency somewhere. There'll be a movie or some other product along in a bit to complete the process. You'll see.
I think Ronald McDonald beat you to that one. He's actually been a scary, serial killer for years!
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I think Ronald McDonald beat you to that one. He's actually been a scary, serial killer for years!


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