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25 Teachers Share The Worst Cases Of "My Child Can Do No Wrong" That They've Seen

Someone on AskReddit asked for teachers to share the worst examples of "my child can do no wrong" that they've encountered in the classroom. The entitlement flowing through these parents is obnoxiously strong. These teachers must've had a truly saint-like level of patience to deal with these kinds of parents. 

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Student Receives Huge Pencil As Gift And Saves It For The Day Another Classmate Needs It

The moral of the story here is that they always take the pencil. When in the tough and stressful land of academia, you can't afford to move forward without a pencil. All pencil sizes matter. 

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Academics Discuss The Made Up Jobs They Use When People Ask What They Do For Work

Political scientist @alixabeth, asked Twitter users what methods they break out when trying to get around telling someone what they do for a living. The resulting answers were wildly creative, and might just end up helping bail you out of that next teeth-grinding situation of painful small talk. 

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Mean Old Bat Fails Half Her Class After Losing Their Papers, Enjoys Early Retirement

This old witch of a teacher got what was coming to her. Sounds like an absolute nightmare in the classroom, and after losing the class' papers and failing half of them, she got taken out by a swift and brutal revenge. 

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