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Old 05-08-2017, 06:05 PM   #6346
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OK, where's the "what might drive you totally batfuckingshit Insane but there's a small chance it might be useful so you can't totally deep 666 it?" thread?

Unleash them, they are adults now........

OK, I know this isn't my first rodeo and it seems maybe I'm almost unique in that.....but I swear I wasn't like this two years ago and wouldn't have been even if there was such a forum.....

"ooh here's a great website that says you don't need to buy EVERYTHING on the dorm supply suggested list, unlike the elementary school supply list"
"Oh wow, great find ....but I'm still going to buy everything, even though my son doesn't want me to......"



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Joined the parents' facebook group for Hector's Uni ....never seen so many helicopter parents in my entire life! And the high school is full of them.

One: My son got a "p" in his senior project, what does it mean?

1) None of your damn business, he's 22 years old!
2) Take a wild freaking guess......
3) sweet baby cheesewhizzz, did you adopt him?


......and at least 4 people replied "pass". So far. Because they had to be the ones to answer, they knew the answer, no need to waste time reading other people's answers.... or something?
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Old 05-08-2017, 11:40 PM   #6347
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I wonder how many helicopter parents would admit to feeling neglected by their own parents when they were children?
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Old 05-08-2017, 11:48 PM   #6348
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Monster, remember people look at things from a different perspective according to their background.
Not everyone who disagrees with you (this is important) needs killin'.
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Old 05-09-2017, 06:53 AM   #6349
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OK, where's the "what might drive you totally batfuckingshit Insane but there's a small chance it might be useful so you can't totally deep 666 it?" thread?

Unleash them, they are adults now........

OK, I know this isn't my first rodeo and it seems maybe I'm almost unique in that.....but I swear I wasn't like this two years ago and wouldn't have been even if there was such a forum.....

"ooh here's a great website that says you don't need to buy EVERYTHING on the dorm supply suggested list, unlike the elementary school supply list"
"Oh wow, great find ....but I'm still going to buy everything, even though my son doesn't want me to......"
You need to go into the past and not have done that. They will make you crazier than they are making their kids.
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Old 05-09-2017, 01:49 PM   #6350
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Not everyone who disagrees with you (this is important) needs killin'.
Nah, that's not right at all. Jus' kill 'em.
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Old 05-09-2017, 04:23 PM   #6351
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Monster, remember people look at things from a different perspective according to their background.
Not everyone who disagrees with you (this is important) needs killin'.
why don't you stop patronizing and preaching to me. go find some other unhealthy obsession, you're creeping me out.
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Old 05-09-2017, 11:44 PM   #6352
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Well there you go again, try to get your paranoia under control.
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Old 05-10-2017, 04:47 PM   #6353
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Unleash them, they are adults now........

"ooh here's a great website that says you don't need to buy EVERYTHING on the dorm supply suggested list, unlike the elementary school supply list"
"Oh wow, great find ....but I'm still going to buy everything, even though my son doesn't want me to......"
here I go quoting myself again. Someone actually wrote pretty much this in the forum and all hell has broken loose
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