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my teacher is telling me what not to read
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Re: my teacher is telling me what not to read

Only thing I've had remotely like this is when I used to be able to find good books.

I read so much during class that I had no idea of what the class was about.

Silly me.

Anything that ever happened or will... one condition, it has to be amazing.

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Quote:Only thing I've had remotely like this is when I used to be able to find good books.

I read so much during class that I had no idea of what the class was about.

Well there is no point to most of the classes I take, so I just sleep though most of them. it kinda funny, the teacher could care less if I sleep, but a book thats not part of the curriculum?!!! thats grounds for "repossession" of your book. my teacher threw away my printouts of the first section of crime and punishment, that was a bitch to print out. and wasted a ton of paper. what a bitch

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I got told off for reading The Art of War,the teacher said it would "influence" me.

WTF sounds like one of those asses from the censorship board.

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09-23-2009 09:00 PM
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[quote="neversurrender"]
Bitch: "children SWEAR?" Bigeek
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I lol'd. I say damn in class I get yelled at but at lunch no one notices multiple uses of motherfucker. btw, what book was it?

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Abe Fortas, Tinker v. Des Moines (1969) Wrote:In our system, state-operated schools may not be enclaves of totalitarianism. School officials do not possess absolute authority over their students. Students in school as well as out of school are "persons" under our Constitution."
Rebelnerd Wrote:Human rights are being violated by US law enforcement. This is what the media is here for, you're supposed to be the watchdogs! You're supposed to stand up for the downtrodden, not belittle them as though all their problems amount to nothing more than some angry glares toward parents and sabotaging their computers.
I've seen so much shit done to youth and for some reason, this has made me angrier than I've felt in years. Abuse and oppression happens all over the world. It's a terrible reality of modern society, but we've all accepted that it happens and we're doing what we can to fight it and build a better world.
But this...this mindless, condescending disrespect toward people who have no legal voice with which to defend themselves, this reduction of parents' betrayal into a cheap crack about kids being computer-savvy...it's like watching a surgeon joke about life insurance while his patient bleeds to death on the operating table. The media's job is to protect society from oppression and they've drawn a clear line between the people worth protecting and the people that don't matter. How can they people sleep at night?

You're a journalist. DO. YOUR. FUCKING. JOB.

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09-24-2009 12:08 AM
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Jesusaurisrex Wrote:Well there is no point to most of the classes I take, so I just sleep though most of them. it kinda funny, the teacher could care less if I sleep, but a book thats not part of the curriculum?!!! thats grounds for "repossession" of your book. my teacher threw away my printouts of the first section of crime and punishment, that was a bitch to print out. and wasted a ton of paper. what a bitch

That is really messed up. Why do teachers love to contradict what school is supposed to be for? Lesson learned: never print anything out ever, teachers will screw you over if you do.

And not caring about sleep? I'm jealous usually I only get to sleep during math class, because the teacher doesn't care about what we do and she is just terrible.

Anything that ever happened or will... one condition, it has to be amazing.

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Ooo, I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay
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Loxor Wrote:Only thing I've had remotely like this is when I used to be able to find good books.

I read so much during class that I had no idea of what the class was about.

Silly me.
A friend of mine used to read all the time in school. I remember when we were in grade two, our time for silent reading had just finished and the teacher had called everyone to go sit on the carpet for something. My friend didn't hear her because she was so into whatever book it was she was reading. The teacher got really mad and started yelling at her, and I told the teacher to leave her alone. We were both made to sit at our desks with our heads down. We didn't like that teacher much, ha.

To "neversurrender", if your teacher had been reading anything at her desk while everyone worked, it would have been great if you went up and ripped whatever it was out of her hands, telling her you thought it was inappropriate for her, and that she could have it back when she returned your book. At the very worst, you'd get a couple days of vacation to spend reading the book she didn't want you to read. Biggrin

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Kittty Wrote:To "neversurrender", if your teacher had been reading anything at her desk while everyone worked, it would have been great if you went up and ripped whatever it was out of her hands, telling her you thought it was inappropriate for her, and that she could have it back when she returned your book. At the very worst, you'd get a couple days of vacation to spend reading the book she didn't want you to read. Biggrin

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They have absolutly no right to tell you what you can and can't read!
Do you think i got my imaination (and slightly insane) state of mind by reading the childish little book theyset in front of me? I don't read a book well if i'm not interested in it.
That why i haven't done those "summer packets" for the past 3 years.

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Night:

Feh, Teachers LOVE their strange rules.

My school doesn't care about gum yet teachers still ask me to spit it out.

Damn adults!

Anything that ever happened or will... one condition, it has to be amazing.

I gave her wings but she don't wanna fly no more.

I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
Watching the tide roll away
Ooo, I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay
Wastin' time
09-24-2009 10:11 AM
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McGee! Wrote:
neversurrender Wrote:Bitch: "children SWEAR?" Bigeek
Quote:I lol'd. I say damn in class I get yelled at but at lunch no one notices multiple uses of motherfucker. btw, what book was it?
It was Bag of Bones by Stephen King. My parents picked it up though. However, I might just rip out whatever book she's reading and tear some pages out and EAT THEM!!! or just call the book inappropriate.
09-24-2009 10:44 AM
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Read Prey by Micheal Chriton... It is the best book I've read next to The Story of Edgar Sawtelle.

Anything that ever happened or will... one condition, it has to be amazing.

I gave her wings but she don't wanna fly no more.

I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
Watching the tide roll away
Ooo, I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay
Wastin' time
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Alright Loxor. I might just check that out Smile here's something to think about...we get in trouble for "inappropriate" sexual references, but our principals name is Wanker. Oops, my bad...MR. Wanker
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neversurrender Wrote:Alright Loxor. I might just check that out Smile here's something to think about...we get in trouble for "inappropriate" sexual references, but our principals name is Wanker. Oops, my bad...MR. Wanker

ROFLMAO.

That is interesting.

Get somebody to Rickroll the next school assembly.

Or maybe a talent show..... LOL

Anything that ever happened or will... one condition, it has to be amazing.

I gave her wings but she don't wanna fly no more.

I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay
Watching the tide roll away
Ooo, I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay
Wastin' time
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