Saturday, September 26, 2009

The Weekly Wonderings #124

1. Did you know that eye teeth are called "eye teeth" because they sit directly under the eyes? That makes such total sense and, yet, I never knew that. I know that now only because of that tooth-lens operation done to restore sight.

2. Oh, you knew the origin of the term "eye teeth" but don't know about the operation. Well, ha ha ha on you smarty-pants. Read about it here.

3. I'd give my eye teeth to have a real principal at the elementary school. These two job-sharing, older-than-old, long-retired dipsticks are clearly failures.

4. Following my email to the superintendent Thursday afternoon, I was contacted by the director of human resources for the district.

5. My hopes that I was talking to the HR person because the two were being fired were quickly dashed. She's the "complaint officer" for the district.

6. In the end, I need to decide whether or not to file a formal complaint. It will be investigated whether I file a formal one or not.

7. Gleefully, I'll be filing a formal complaint, I've decided. I want this on their permanent record.

8. In other news of stupid people in and around the school, I leave you with the woman being interviewed on TV about the registered sex offender being apprehended.

9. "We'd been warned about the man in the blue Prius. I'm glad they caught him."

10. That, my friends, is how rumors start. They are two different mo-fos. [SIGH]

3 comments:

Tara R. said...

I'm glad you're going through with your complaint. I also hope yours wasn't the only one. As quickly as you were contacted, my guess is you're not.

Not Afraid to Use It said...

I am SO GLAD you are going to file that complaint. This made my whole Monday.

mayberry said...

That eyeteeth thing FASCINATED me (the surgery). Crazy.

Good luck with the complaint--hope you get some results, stat.

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