Helicopter parents are a real threat. More and more I hear stories of parents calling college professors with concern about their kids. I don’t know that this ever happened when I was in school. I would have been mortified if my parents had called.
HOBO: What is that?
JIMMY: That's just my mom. She's a helicopter parent hovering over every detail of my life.
MOM: No way my son deserves just a B+!
JIMMY: Sometimes she hits something fowl.