News Outrageous Kindergarten Application Question

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by John Coktoaston, Jul 1, 2015.

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If officials at a public school asked questions about the birth of a student, how would you reply?

  1. I would give an honest response

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  2. I would tell them to fuck off, and that it is none of their business

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  3. I would leave it blank

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  1. John Coktoaston

    John Coktoaston Well-Known Member

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    I get that schools want to know a little something about incoming students, but this question posed to parents of incoming Kindergarteners seems a bit over the top:

    "As her husband began to answer questions, Paiuk says she noticed one particularly alarming request for information. The question, in a section about 'birth history' asked whether her son was delivered vaginally or via C-section."

    https://www.yahoo.com/parenting/the...ion-122950416687.html?soc_src=mail&soc_trk=ma



    (Stern related because he used to talk about vaginas on his radio program)
     
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    skunk anansie Well-Known Member VIP

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    option B all the way
     
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    skunk anansie Well-Known Member VIP

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    holy crap! that is one fugly kid! :chair:
     
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  4. Alisonsbankacct

    Alisonsbankacct Out to lunch.

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    Why not just ask "were there any birth traumas?" on the application of that's what they ultimately really want to know
     
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  5. John Coktoaston

    John Coktoaston Well-Known Member

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    reminds me of the kid on "True Detective" :dukes:
     
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    skunk anansie Well-Known Member VIP

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    i keep staring at that picture, i am sure to have nightmares.

    I hate to break it to you, sweetheart, you are fucking hideous and aint no one asking about your vagina.

    and your kid definitely does look like perhaps there is something not right with him. Not that that has anything to do with your vagina or a c-section, but i hope you have him checked out thoroughly. He is not right.
     
  7. Captain

    Captain Alto, Blanco y Guapo Gold

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    Eh. Maybe the school board is run by Scientologists. You know, the whole engrams (negative impression) or whatever being implanted from the moment of conception. Where's @skylarbrie to address this?

    P.S. Tough crowd here. That's just a little kid who probably didn't ask his mother to post him for a Yahoo article. Go a little easier, yes?
     
  8. Dan

    Dan Do you like my car?

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    Did they also ask what planet Paiuk came from?
     
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  9. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    I understand why their pediatrician wants to know this information, but not the school.
     
  10. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon the princess of darkness Staff Member

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    I don't get why the school is asking about this. It's really odd.
     
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  11. Pussy Tendon

    Pussy Tendon Wet! CUNT!!!!! Gold

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    Don't worry... It won't come up again until 3rd grade or so when they Google the kid and find that story and this thread.

    Hey kid! Your mom is a moron!
    And Beth Stern, God rest her soul, was a cunt.
     
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  12. John Coktoaston

    John Coktoaston Well-Known Member

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    Riley Martin might be able to fill in the blanks? :bigthink
     
  13. IfTheyOnlyKnew

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    Perhaps they could have worded it differently, as @Alisonsbankacct stated, but it's not that outrageous. Trauma during birth can cause myriad issues later for children, from fine motor skill issues to learning disabilities. Having as much info as possible makes it easier to diagnose a possible issue, and get the child some help, sooner rather than later.

    :secret:(Just in case you forgot, I taught kdg. for 20+ years, so I'm really not just talking out of my ass :grad: )
     
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    Gretsch Man Well-Known Member

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    I would fill in "anally."
     
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    then why not just ask WHAT IT IS THE ARE TRYING TO FIND OUT?

    was there any trauma during birth?

    it doens't use the word vagina. and also, c-section vs natural is an extremely hot button issue with snooty moms these days, it's like breastfeeding. which is probably just as relevant, but they don't ask that

    y0ur point is vaild, their question is as retarded as the kid in question
     
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    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    Sure, but this would be well-documented long before Kindergarten (birth trauma) and school officials, even special Ed ppl, are not in a position to determine whether or not method/pathway of world entry affected the child. It's not even a good screening question, because as we women who've had children know, either way can cause problems. It's a weird question IMO.
     
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  17. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    And bless you for teaching Kindergarten. That takes a very special person. :)
     
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    Well, like I said, it could have been worded differently.
     
  19. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    Hey, as a K teacher, yes or no to mommies in the classroom?
     
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    Some doctors are now asking if you have guns at home. its all part of the shit regime most of you voted for. Just answer no, and move on.
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    fuck the revisionists and the censors
     
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