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Outside Underpants Banned at New York School

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Outside Underpants Banned at New York School

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Outside Underpants Banned at New York School

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If your kid had plans to play a comic superhero for Halloween, you might want to steer them away from the children's book mock superhero Captain Underpants. Three girls at New York's Long Beach High school wore beige leotards under white briefs for the school's Superhero Day. The red cape was ok. But the rest was not so super. Their principal sent them home to change, and decreed that underpants in the hallway is unacceptable.

RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.

If your child had plans to play a comic superhero for Halloween, you might want to steer them away from the children's book mock hero, Captain Underpants. Three girls at New York's Long Beach High School wore beige leotards under white briefs for the school's Superhero Day.

The red cape was okay but the rest not so super. Their principal sent them home to change and decreed costume or no, underpants in the hallway are unacceptable. This is MORNING EDITION.

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