Helicopter Parents


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.

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JIMMY: Professor, I'm really concerned about my grade.
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+!

MOM: Acckk!
JIMMY: Sometimes she hits something fowl.


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