urban legends

urban legends

A Dictionary of English folklore. . 2014.

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  • Urban legends — Moderne Sagen (engl. urban legends, urban myths), auch Großstadtlegenden, moderne Mythen, Wandermärchen oder sagen, verwandt mit Ammenmärchen und Schauermärchen, sind mehr oder weniger skurrile Anekdoten, die meist mündlich, inzwischen häufig… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Urban Legends (television) — Urban Legends is a 30 minute 2007 television documentary series syndicated in the U.S. on the Biography Channel and hosted by Michael Allcock. In each episode three urban legends are dramatized and presented to the television audience; the… …   Wikipedia

  • Urban Legends: Final Cut — Título Leyenda Urbana 2 (Latinoamérica) Ficha técnica Dirección John Ottman Producción Gina Matthews Neal H. Moritz Richard Luke Rothschild …   Wikipedia Español

  • Urban Legends (album) — Infobox Album Name = Urban Legends Type = Album Artist = Black Ice Released = May 2008 Recorded = Genre = Hardcore hip hop, underground hip hop Length = 46:40 Label = Unlabeled: A Division of Key Wins Productions Producer = Bionik Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • Urban Legends: Final Cut — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Düstere Legenden 2 Originaltitel: Urban Legends: Final Cut Produktionsland: Kanada, USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2000 Länge: 97 Minuten Originalsprache …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Drug urban legends — Many urban legends about illegal drugs have been created and circulated among children and the general public. These are commonly repeated by organizations which oppose all illegal drug use, often causing the true effects and dangers of drugs to… …   Wikipedia

  • Mostly True Stories: Urban Legends Revealed — Genre Docudrama Created by Burrud Prods. Written by Thomas Quinn Directed by Mike Levine Thomas Quinn Valerie W. Chow Joe Dea …   Wikipedia

  • McDonald's urban legends — There are urban legends about McDonald s, the global United States based fast food chain. A few examples of such urban legends regarding McDonald s food include: Contents 1 Unusual ingredients 1.1 Earthworms 1.2 Cow eyeballs …   Wikipedia

  • The AFU and Urban Legends Archive — is a website dedicated to urban legends. The initialism AFU stands for Alt.Folklore.Urban, from the Usenet newsgroup of that name. The AFU and Urban Legends Archive is not to be confused with snopes, another archive of urban legends.External… …   Wikipedia

  • contemporary, urban legends —    From the 1940s onwards, folklorists became aware of a new type of folktale frightening, macabre, and/or amusing anecdotes going round orally, and sometimes in newspapers. These fitted the *legend genre because the tellers presented them as… …   A Dictionary of English folklore