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Why do Gym Uniforms exist?
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Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

I believe that Gym Uniforms exist to leech money off parents. They are inconvenient, easy to lose, and make me late for class.

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

I believe they were invented by sexists man-pigs

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

Just to exercise control and get kids used to taking ridiculous orders.

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

Becuase people rather not get all sweaty and gross and have to wear the clothes they're sweaty and gross in all day?

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

B Ball shorts and a t shirt would suffice.
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Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

I keep forgetting that schools actually have students wear gym uniforms that are purchased from the school. My school just asks you to keep a pair of shorts and a T shirt in your gym locker.

As for the post, your first sentence is somewhat correct but you're other three arguments can be said about regular gym clothing, unless you have to keep your uniforms in a certain place.

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Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

Ah, school gym uniforms.

My school has a major hard-on for forcing students to buy gym clothes from them. If not, you will fail the class. I never took P.E. in middle school for this exact reason: I had to buy gym clothes. I don't really understand. Why not just bring your own clothes? Oh wait, because the school wants to leech money off you.

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

I do have to admit that making students buy uniforms is fucking stupid.

I never had that issue though as my school just made you bring your own.

But when you have gym for your first period (what kind of satanic being makes gym someone FIRST class of the day?) You kind of want to be able to change into something and not your nice clothes all icky.

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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

My school just had people bring in their own shit, you didn't have to buy anything for gym at all. Maybe a padlock if you wanted to keep people out of your locker.



If I was told back then that I'd have to buy some silly uniform or i'd fail I'd just laugh and let them fail me. Fuck that, i've got more important stuff to spend my cash on.
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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

(09-26-2013 10:38 AM)Night Wrote:  Becuase people rather not get all sweaty and gross and have to wear the clothes they're sweaty and gross in all day?

That's fine but there is no reason for mandatory matching uniforms. Kids should be given the option. Oh and as long as they don't smell like shit everyday.

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Gym uniforms remind me of these:
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RE: Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

(09-27-2013 01:02 PM)UnschoolShqiponjë Wrote:  
(09-26-2013 10:38 AM)Night Wrote:  Becuase people rather not get all sweaty and gross and have to wear the clothes they're sweaty and gross in all day?

That's fine but there is no reason for mandatory matching uniforms. Kids should be given the option. Oh and as long as they don't smell like shit everyday.

That's what I said.

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Why do Gym Uniforms exist?

In many ways they're like prison uniforms. Except some schools actually have those....

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