Results for - Let you inner villain shine

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From the list of nursery rhyme/childhood villains, chose the one you think you are most like, or who you would like to be.

1. From the list of nursery rhyme/childhood villains, chose the one you think you are most like, or who you would like to be.

Wicked stepmom or stepsister in Cinderella
8%
133 votes
Big Bad Wolf from Little Red Riding Hood
9%
154 votes
Gingerbread Hag from Hansel and Gretel
6%
99 votes
Giant from Jack and the Beanstalk
7%
122 votes
Stromboli from Pinnochio
2%
34 votes
Big Bad Wolf (This dude gets around) from Three little pigs
5%
97 votes
Goldilocks from Goldilocks and the Three Bears
26%
465 votes
N/A
38%
666 votes
Next are supposedly the true meanings of nursery rhymes. Check off which ones you have heard of (the true meaning, not the nursery rhyme).

2. Next are supposedly the true meanings of nursery rhymes. Check off which ones you have heard of (the true meaning, not the nursery rhyme).

Lucy Locket: this rhyme records a spat between two courtesans!?.
4%
68 votes
Georgie Porgie: Georgie Porgie is really a coward, a cad and a glutton.
15%
258 votes
Oranges and Lemons: But not only fruit was unloaded at Eastcheap: it was also the dock at which condemned men would disembark, to begin their final journey.??
6%
108 votes
Pop Goes the Weasel: actually about struggling to make ends meet.
13%
227 votes
Rub A Dub Dub: Rub a dub dub? Three maids in a tub? And how do you think they got there?? The butcher, the baker and the candlestick-maker.
12%
210 votes
Mary Mary Quite Contrary: Given that silver bells, cockleshells and maids are also terms for torture devices of the age.
12%
205 votes
Baa Baa Black Sheep: it’s about taxes! Back in the 13th century, King Edward I realized that he could make some decent cash by taxing the sheep farmers.
15%
257 votes
Humpty Dumpty: a generation of kids grew up thinking that Humpty Dumpty was a nonsense rhyme about an egg, rather than a fearsome killing machine.??
12%
215 votes
Ladybird Ladybird: This poor little ladybird is really a Catholic in 16th century Protestant England.
4%
74 votes
N/A
59%
1,039 votes
There are a lot of you that are very well read, educated, and schmart. If this applies and you are also a parent, and knew/know the true meanings of the stories and rhymes, did you still read them and/or expose your children to them?

3. There are a lot of you that are very well read, educated, and schmart. If this applies and you are also a parent, and knew/know the true meanings of the stories and rhymes, did you still read them and/or expose your children to them?

Yes
25%
439 votes
No
15%
264 votes
Undecided
8%
148 votes
Not Applicable
52%
919 votes
10/06/2015 Trivia 1770 26 By: ptajuggalette

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