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.
Accused Of 'Plagiarizing' Their Own Art Work
I was accused of plagiarism by two profs and was given a big, long talk about how seriously it was taken. I was confused and crying by the end. Then they show me the art they think I copied and...it was my own art from my own site that had popped up in a google image search smh https://t.co/0q9C30Vnpf— ✦ Joy Ang ✦ (@JoyAng) March 22, 2019Ridiculous reason?
Detention For Something People Can't ControlRidiculous reason?
They Said 'Hiya!' Not 'Hi, Ya!'
I went to a strict French Catholic elementary school where we were punished for speaking English.— Paul R (@lbcyber) March 21, 2019
One day at recess while playing I shouted "hiya!" and kicked like a ninja. Some narc told the teachers I said "hiya" like a greeting and this actually dropped my grade.Ridiculous reason?
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?