When the question "What's the dumbest thing you got in trouble for in school?" was asked to the users of Twitter, the influx of tweets that came in answering did not disappoint. Turns out, so many of us got in trouble for things in school that we still don't understand the logic behind today. Vote on the ones that make you roll your eyes too.
- 1667 VOTES
Detention For Something People Can't ControlRidiculous reason?
- 2617 VOTES
Tardiness That The Teacher Refused To Excuse
I got detention for being 5 minutes late because I was in a car crash. https://t.co/RC41GU5lCV— taha (@KhanStopMe) March 23, 2019Ridiculous reason?
- 3452 VOTES
A Child Whose Only Crime Was Saying "Fart"
In kindergarten I said "ew he farted" & a kid told the teacher that I'd said the "f word." When my grandmother picked me up from school she was like I HEARD YOU SAID THE F WORD THAT RHYMES WITH DUCK.— Trina (@btwnchapters) March 23, 2019
I spent the rest of the night trying to figure out how fart rhymed with duck. https://t.co/Sj4EFeBTt2Ridiculous reason?
- 4614 VOTES
A Student Who Read Ahead Got A Phone Call Home
I got "sent to the office" because I read the first 8 chapters of the book "Holes" instead of just the first 3 over the weekend and my parent got a phone call home about doing my homework properly. I have had a problem with academic authority figures ever since xD https://t.co/yHzClmwtmR— michael (@__tusch__) March 22, 2019Ridiculous reason?