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What Do These Young People Want To Be When They're Older?

Be careful what you wish for cuz you just might get it.

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We recently asked young people at the Vans Warped Tour in Pomona, California what they want to be when they grow up. Can you guess their answers?

  1. What does Kasey want to be?

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    A doctor.
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    A journalist.
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    A rock star.
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    A fashion designer.
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    "Journalist."

    "Journalist."
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  2. What does Alex want to do?

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    He wants to be a lawyer.
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    He wants to travel the world.
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    He wants to perform with his band.
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    He wants to manage bands.
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    "I wanna perform on stage with my band and be signed to Roadrunner Records!!!"

    "I wanna perform on stage with my band and be signed to Roadrunner Records!!!"
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  3. What does Lindsey want to be?

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    An engineer.
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    A singer.
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    A professional athlete.
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    A teacher.
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    "I want to be an engineer."

    "I want to be an engineer."
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  4. What does Bree want to make?

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    Inspiring movies.
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    Inspiring music.
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    Trendy clothes.
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    Beautiful jewelry.
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    "I want to make music that inspires people and tour the world."

    "I want to make music that inspires people and tour the world."
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  5. What does Michelle want to learn?

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    Dentistry.
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    Tattoo art.
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    Cosmetology.
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    Psychiatry.
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    "I want to learn cosmetology."

    "I want to learn cosmetology."
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  6. What will James do in three years?

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    Finish his psychology degree.
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    Record a full-length album with his band.
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    Write a young adult novel.
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    Visit every continent, including Antarctica.
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    "In about 3 years I will record my first full length album with the BrosQuitos."

    "In about 3 years I will record my first full length album with the BrosQuitos."
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  7. What does Angela want to be?

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    A physicist.
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    An aerospace engineer.
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    A pediatrician.
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    A biologist.
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    "I want to be an aerospace engineer."

    "I want to be an aerospace engineer."
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  8. What does Jacqueline want to do?

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    Sing in operas.
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    Write for a magazine.
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    Draw tattoos on people.
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    Manage bands.
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    "I want to manage artists/bands."

    "I want to manage artists/bands."
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  9. What does Alejandra want to be?

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    A psychologist.
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    A nurse.
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    A chef.
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    A drummer.
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    "Psychologist!"

    "Psychologist!"
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  10. What does Angel want to be when he grows up some more?

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    A star. He wants to be in movies.
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    A little bit taller and a baller.
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    A piano man.
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    On the cover of Forbes magazine, so freakin' bad!
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    "When I grow up, some more, I wanna be on the cover of Forbes magazine... so freakin' bad!!"

    "When I grow up, some more, I wanna be on the cover of Forbes magazine... so freakin' bad!!"
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  11. Trick question: What do these adults already do?

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    They're a band.
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    They work in PR.
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    They're accountants.
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    They're software engineers.
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    "Accountants."

    "Accountants."
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