Rollercoaster Thread Details High School Scandals That Deserve A Piece In New York Magazine

Cancel culture is one of those hot button issues that long ago descended into the realm of topics to avoid bringing up in front of curmudgeonly, middle-aged family members. Nonetheless, we still somehow find ourselves talking about it every other day. Latest in the line of public dramas it has caused has come in the …
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People Discuss Scams That Have Become Woefully Normalized

Every now and then Twitter gets on a tip that results in scads of viral tweets. This month we’ve seen a ton of backlash against Airbnb, but we’ve also seen people discussing all the scams that have become so normalized we barely even notice them. A couple accounts have addressed this. 

Funny Instances of Kids Butchering Other Kids Names

Everyone makes mistakes. Most of my past relationships fall into that category. While some mistakes can be funny, those errors in judgment resulted in zero laughs. We’ve said before that it’s a bit unfair that when kids are stupid, it’s cute and chuckleworthy – but when we are, it’s just embarrassing. Turns out this goes …
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Technically Correct Test Answers That Should Get an A+ for Humor

Some kids are built for academic tests and some just aren’t. But failing at a pop quiz doesn’t necessarily mean a kid isn’t smart. In fact, a certain kind of «technically correct» wrong answer is often a testament to a kid’s cleverness. We’ve collected a bunch of funny examples of wrong exam answers that still …
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The Funniest Viral Tweets of the Week (June 12, 2022)

This week on Twitter has been an eventful one. From DALL-E simulated AI images taking over, to the terrifying Human Meatball, Twitter has been chock full of absurd and hilarious content. Sometimes there’s so much content that the best stuff is easy to miss, and when you miss it, you can feel like it’s gone …
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A Locker’s Worth of Memes For Teaching Professionals

Finally. Here in the Northeast the long and oppressive winter is beginning to loosen its grip on our poor, seasonal depression-addled souls. The sun is starting to pop out, the open-toe shoes are getting paraded around town, and teachers are starting to feel the restlessness that happens before school’s out for summer. If kids think …
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Wild High School Stories That Sound Like Urban Legends

Almost every high school has its fair share of urban legends. Most of our revolved around creepy teachers, but there were also stories of haunted libraries and supply closets, after-hours hookups, and unfortunate boners that may or may not have, uh, made themselves known. My high school was pretty tame in both this department and …
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Guy Shares Book Of Comebacks Mom Gave Him When Being Bullied At School

Pretty much anyone who has ever lived has thought to themselves at one point or another that people can be real dicks. For all that we exist in a highly individualist society, there’s nothing that a significant minority enjoys more than picking on people who they mark out as different in some way.  This is …
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