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I got my school-issued Chromebooks today, and while I was doing my homework, I decided to put on some My Little Pony music via YouTube (I was already using the calculator on it.) Upon turning it on, my older brother instantly started mocking me for it. he kept pressing the mute button, and during dinner, he kept trying to press the close button. Then, when I was doing my homework again, him and my mom started singing songs like "heads, shoulders, knees, and toes," as if they were calling me a baby (my mom, while she doesn't surpress my rights, she bullys me.)
Keep in mind, my mom and brother both are both supporters of the school system, and my brother still asks me how to spell words like "mystery."
Are these people really the kind of support that denotes a good education?

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(10-16-2013 08:55 AM)kfcnyancat Wrote:  Are these people really the kind of support that denotes a good education?

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It's always the immature ones that support status quo without knowing why.

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(10-16-2013 12:56 PM)brainiac3397 Wrote:  It's always the immature ones that support status quo without knowing why.

So true, haha.
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Asking "why?" also really pisses them off, both because of you questioning their intelligence and because they know their intelligence is questionable.

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Quote:(my mom, while she doesn't surpress my rights, she bullys me.)

Actually that could be considered suppression of your rights.

I don't like the term bullying, because it trivializes harassment, assault, stalking, and slander youth might do to other youth simply because the parties involved are youth.

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Yeah, sounds about right.

Sadly.

Reminds me of this:
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(10-17-2013 03:29 AM)SoulRiser Wrote:  Yeah, sounds about right.

Sadly.

Reminds me of this:
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"If you got homeschool, you wouldnt have a GF and maybe never felt a ass before or had sex.." 2 and half years to go to be done with school for 100% and yet haven't had a gf, so this one is full of shit. BiggrinBiggrinBiggrin
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Same story here.

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(10-17-2013 03:40 AM)LedoS Wrote:  
(10-17-2013 03:29 AM)SoulRiser Wrote:  Yeah, sounds about right.

Sadly.

Reminds me of this:
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"If you got homeschool, you wouldnt have a GF and maybe never felt a ass before or had sex.." 2 and half years to go to be done with school for 100% and yet haven't had a gf, so this one is full of shit. BiggrinBiggrinBiggrin

They assume school is the only place to meet people, and be perverts who touch other people's ass.(I may need to agree with the second part. It was annoying when my friends thought smacking each other's ass or grabbing each other's ass was funny)

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I haven't even touched anyone's ass... Biggrin

You are talking about male friends? I'd facepunch anyone who would do that to me.
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(10-17-2013 11:42 PM)LedoS Wrote:  I haven't even touched anyone's ass... Biggrin

You are talking about male friends? I'd facepunch anyone who would do that to me.

Wouldn't work. Beat them up? They'll go out of their way to grope you as you try to beat them(talk about re-defining melee). Not punch them? They'll still try to grope you.

They seemed to think it was funny. I didn't get it. But I had no issues using textbooks to wack them on the ass. I used a thick history textbook on a friend who was notorious for it, and I hit him in the ass so hard with the textbook he suffered a massive leg cramp for 15 minutes.

That way I'd just grab a textbook and threaten to beat them with it if you touched my ass Biggrin

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Damn, scary dudes in your class... D:


No, seriously, they are gay, I'm sure.
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(10-18-2013 12:17 PM)brainiac3397 Wrote:  Wouldn't work. Beat them up? They'll go out of their way to grope you as you try to beat them(talk about re-defining melee). Not punch them? They'll still try to grope you.

Funnily enough these kind of people are generally the "SEX SEX SEX IVE BANGED LIK EVRY HAWTCHIK IN DIS SKOOL!!!11!1" type. Or so I've noticed.
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(10-18-2013 12:17 PM)brainiac3397 Wrote:  Wouldn't work. Beat them up? They'll go out of their way to grope you as you try to beat them(talk about re-defining melee). Not punch them? They'll still try to grope you.

Funnily enough these kind of people are generally the "SEX SEX SEX IVE BANGED LIK EVRY HAWTCHIK IN DIS SKOOL!!!11!1" type. Or so I've noticed.

Though that's never the case(the sex with every chick part).

And they vehemently denied being called gay. Supposedly I was gay for thinking what they were doing was gay. I would just grab a textbook and give them an evil stare...(maybe ambush them with it somewhere and beat them around with it a little before making a run for it).

I just always thought they were confused about their sexual orientation Smile

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(10-16-2013 08:55 AM)kfcnyancat Wrote:  I got my school-issued Chromebooks today,
What?

Not happening at my school. My school can't even afford decent pencil sharpeners. We have to use crappy manual ones which date back to god knows when instead.

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My advice? Don't listen to that music in view of your family (I recommend headphones and seclusion). It's okay to be a fan of something, but don't put a kick-me sign on your back.

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(10-16-2013 08:55 AM)kfcnyancat Wrote:  Are these people really the kind of support that denotes a good education?

No. And this raises an important question... what does denote a good education?

And, what actually happens during a good education?

(10-19-2013 10:21 AM)DoA Wrote:  My advice? Don't listen to that music in view of your family (I recommend headphones and seclusion). It's okay to be a fan of something, but don't put a kick-me sign on your back.

That's reasonable advice, but at the same time, why do people have to be insensitive bullies?

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^ What matters is that we live in a world of them. Until we devise a means of getting rid of them, avoidance is the name of the game.

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(10-21-2013 01:41 AM)DoA Wrote:  ^ What matters is that we live in a world of them. Until we devise a means of getting rid of them, avoidance is the name of the game.

Getting rid of them... or persuading them to change?

Sometimes people are mean because they don't have core needs met (and/or haven't in the past)... that gets into a whole discussion of psychology and theories of human nature, but it's something to consider. (Especially when it comes to arguments for changing education.)

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