The world is full of tall and unbelievable tales. We bet, as you grew up, you heard more than a few strange stories about monsters, criminals or strange happenings from your friends and family members. For the most part, these stories were likely total fiction – fabrications meant to scare or fool you into believing something. Like the Boogeyman. Oh wait, it actually turns out that urban legend is based in quite a bit of reality. Yes, we’ve actually found a number of tales that were written off as urban legends, only to be proven partly or totally true. We know – that’s pretty upsetting to us as well. If you want to see which urban legends are so fictional, just stick around and let us go through several that we’ve managed to put together just for you.