Wednesday, February 14, 2007


LIPSTICK IN SCHOOL
According to a news report, a certain school in Garden City, MI was recently faced with a unique problem.A number of 12-year-old girls were beginning to use lipstick andwould put it on in the washroom. After they put on their lipstick, however, they pressed their lips to the mirror, leaving dozens of little lip prints. Every night, the maintenance man would remove them and the nextday, the girls would put them back.
Finally the principal decided that something had to be done. He called all the girls to the washroom and met them there with the maintenanceman. He explained that all these lip prints were causing a major problem for the custodian who had to clean the mirrors every night. To demonstrate how difficult it had been to clean the mirrors, he asked the maintenance man to show the girls how much effort was required. He took out a long-handled squeegee, dipped it in the toilet, and cleanedthe mirror with it.
Since then, there have been no lip prints on the mirror.
There are teachers, and then there are Educators.
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