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Sex, Lies, and the Pregnancy That Never Was.

High school student fakes pregnancy as an imaginative senior project.

Gaby Rodriguez (Photo via YouTube) From Edward Wasserman's blog

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"Gaby Rodriguez was a 17-year-old high school honor student in Yakima, Wash., when she hit upon an imaginative senior project on teen pregnancy. She would declare she was pregnant. In the months that followed, as she bulked up with a home-made prosthesis, she would log the comments of friends, family and classmates to her condition. Rodriguez got approval from her teacher and principal, even the schools superintendent. Only her mother, boyfriend and one or two intimates were in on the ruse. In April, after six and a half months, she came clean during a school assembly, where she passed out index cards on which she had recorded remarks she had overheard and had students read them aloud"

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POSTED: Saturday, February 18, 2012 - 3:33pm
UPDATED: Monday, December 8, 2014 - 9:26am
WRITTEN BY:
Edward Wasserman