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  • n. Plural form of emo.


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  • There is a huge backlash of animosity to people who cut themselves to fit into social cliques, namely emos, but that does of course mean that the person who is cutting themselves to fit in could have a very shaky sense of self and a very unhealthy need to belong to a group which is not so different to the personality disorders which meet the self-harmers stamp of approval. News

  • The modern elements – such as emos, geeks, randy royalsand YouTube pranks – all blend seamlessly with the original stock of violence, explosives, skulduggeryanddrunk teachers; so much so, in fact, that anyone not familiar with Searle’s comics could be forgiven for wondering just how many liberties had been taken.

    2008 October « shattersnipe: malcontent & rainbows

  • Only young Japanese kids or 'emos' seem to be able to wear a T-shirt with some decrepit old rock band's slogan or icon on it and still look cool. "

    All - Digital Spy - Entertainment and Media News

  • All very interesting, but since there was no "war" between emos and punkeos ( "emos" were attacked by right-wing homophobic Catholic youth groups, with the same relative economic and social status as the emos -- although the emos seem to include all economic groups).

    "Who's Who in Mexico's Narco Wars?"

  • Sure some emos call themselves atheist, but they really just want to get attention from their parents.

    Difference Between Theists, Agnostics and Atheists | My[confined]Space

  • Is trendiness not in its own way authentic, as the emos prove?

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • The boys tell me they were at the confrontation between the emos and their adversaries on Saturday.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • It turns out Kristoff is less a tool in a conspiracy against the emos than an unwitting spark that the emo hatred needed to ignite itself.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • Still, some of the young protesters did not want to be publicly acknowledged as emos, much less as gay.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • The emos at the glorieta wear elaborate, meticulously crafted hairdos.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City


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