How to Make a Cootie Catcher/Fortune Teller

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Anyone can make these traditional schoolyard toys out of an ordinary piece of paper! The same technique is used to fold each toy; only the drawings change.

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    junebug57

    9 years ago on Introduction

    haha these are great... i already knew how to make them, but i didn't know what to write on them. I asked if i would live to be an old lonely cat lady, it said YES!! I LoVe ThEsE!!!!!!!! awesome vid 8D

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    fragmaster4

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Hah, Mine has a sense of humor I asked my dad to ask the fortune teller a question and he asked it if I was losing my mind, it came up as maby :P

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    GorillazMiko

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Cool! Might make these, and just throw them at people. Just kidding, these are cool, always see them made by kids at school... like to mess around with them Nice job!