The Floss dance emote from Fortnite has been banned from
A school has banned the dance craze "flossing" from the hit video game Fortnite because the moves are intimidating children on the playground.— Horizon Teachers (@HorizonTeachers) July 9, 2018
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Headteacher Catherine Cox sent a letter to parents of students at Ilfracombe Junior School announcing the Fortnite dance move was banned from the school. In the letter, she claimed the game was not appropriate for children, according to a report from The Telegraph.
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Many parents of the children at Ilfracombe Junior School reacted angrily to the news, posting largely to a social media group on Facebook. Parents came to the defense of the dance and claimed blaming the bullying problem on games was just an excuse. Another said her daughter shouldn't have to feel poorly about a dance.
Floss is among the many Fortnite emotes taken from dance moves in pop culture.
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