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51 I am reading an article on how not to procrastinate instead of doing the school work I should be doing right now?...

52 a person wrote, "I hate school", clearly spelling school wrong....

53 A school has a lockdown when person who broke inside the school set the school on fire while a tornado is outside and is about to destroy the school...

54 A girl doing a thesis on missing women goes missing herself?

55 Is it ironic that a school district announcing the results of a spelling bee spells it "spelling be"?...

56 parents of high school seniors have a fund raiser "wine and beer gala" to raise money for a "senior all nighter" that is billed as an "alcohol and drug free night"...

57 A student who fails to complete a 2500 word essay makes an 8000 word explanation of why they couldn't do the 2500 one in the first place?...

58 I woke up 6 AM to check if my school was closed due to the snow storm so I could sleep more?...

59 "May God shower his blessings on this marriage," intoned her cousin seeking refuge behind a show of piety. -- The cousin doesn't actually say that sincerely, she is just hiding "behind a show of piety", making it seem like she is pious....

60 Someone complaining about spelling and grammar errors spelled "grammar" incorrectly? (Grammer)...

61 at 66, I am starting the second half of my junior year in college.

62 I am a college student and, as an aspiring English as a second language teacher, I was complimented for my English teaching skills because I taught a non-native speaker of English (another college student) four words to express one is drunk without using the word "drunk"?...

63 I worked on a very stressful semester-long project about the effects of stress....

64 A smart kid in math asked a smart kid in English, "Do you know what the worth of floccinaucinihilipilfication is?". The smart kid in English said, "That's floccinaucinihilipilfication!", pointing at a sticker with no stickiness....

65 i and, presently, a very good friend of mine have never spoken a word to each other when we were in school together for 12 years?...

66 a student hands in a spelling test, spelling every word wrong except for the word illiterate....

67 I'm presenting a speech on sleep deprivation on my last day of finals. My speech is on the cognitive effects of sleep deprivation....

68 In a class where the students were being taught how to spell idiot, someone spelt it wrong?...

69 A school had a fire drill in very cold weather with almost all of the kids having no jackets on got caused by someone who accidentally burnt popcorn in the teacher's lounge?...

70 is someone ruses to do something say using theatrical devises, but end up doing it all the time?...

71 the high school graduate wrote concise, coherent comments on a well done work performance, while the highly educated woman wrote comments that sounded like Dr. Seuss...

72 Is it ironic that my Creative Writing professor can't come up with an ironic statement?...

73 Is it ironic that a teacher sends home a letter asking pupils to take more care over their homework and the letter has a spelling error in it...

74 Is it ironic that the power in a school goes out, only to go back on in a minute, then goes out again?...

75 The only way to teach students about conformity through a poem, is to force them to read the poem, and think about it...