Girls Rule!

Here’s a rhyme my daughter taught me (as told to her, by her friend Sarina)…

Girls go to college
To get more knowledge,
Boys go to Jupiter
To get more Stupider.

MP3 of Girls Go to College

Feel free to share your boy vs. girl rhymes in the comments below!

Let the games begin!

Mama Lisa

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5 Responses to “Girls Rule!”

  1. Uly Says:

    We usually said it that way growing up, but sometimes we said that girls go to Mars, to be super stars (or to “wear bigger bras”).

    I have a poll about it in my journal, actually:

  2. Lisa Says:

    That’s great Uly! Thanks for sharing that!

  3. Lisa Says:

    My son said he heard it the opposite way too…

    Boys go to college
    To get more knowledge,
    Girls go to Jupiter
    To get more Stupider.

  4. Lisa Says:

    Sarina recorded the Girls Go to Mars one for us…

    Girls go to Mars,
    To be super stars
    Boys go to Jupiter
    To get more Stupider.

    Thanks Sarina!

  5. Victoria Says:

    My friends told me their kids came home and told her the full rhyme, and it’s sadly, not the most appropriate.

    Part of it says “girls go to Venus to get a…” You can guess the rest. Her children were in trouble for actually saying the word. It’s ruined the rhyme for me, let’s hope your kids don’t know the rest!

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