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Sunday, February 11, 2007

Waste of Space Monday - Youth of America

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  • Students use IM lingo in essays


  • Proof positive that our nation is going to hell in a handbasket. This is pathetic.

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    Elizabeth at 11:14 PM

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    at 5:07 AM Blogger JD's Rose said...

    That is so bad I go to my sister's myspace page and have to sit there and translate what she has written, just because I have no idea what the hell the kids are saying these days. Makes me feel old!

     
    at 8:23 AM Blogger Kami said...

    I KNOW! If I were a teacher, those kids would be getting that shit right back to do over.

     
    at 9:38 AM Blogger patti_cake said...

    Well the teachers just have to crack down on it. I agree w/ Kami

     
    at 10:16 AM Blogger Tammy said...

    I hate people.

    It's nothing but the kids being smartasses. They know better!

     
    at 2:29 PM Blogger Lisa said...

    This drives me insane! I teach a class to college freshmen and I see it all the time! How do they get the idea that this is acceptable? Are they allowed to do it in high school? I warn them the first day of class that any assignments turned in using "internet shorthand" will be an automatic failing grade for that assignment. But yet I still see it.

     
    at 3:03 PM Blogger Kelly said...

    Pathetic isn't a strong enough word for this! Frightening might be a better one!

    WOW!

     
    at 5:44 PM Blogger Cheeky said...

    So sad - if I catch my kids doing that crap - I am gonna cut them off from the "techno world" until they can do it right....that being said...TTYL

     
    at 5:44 PM Blogger Pissy Britches said...

    I totally fucking read that.
    Tell me that ain't some shit.
    :)

     

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