When I do attendance in my classes I prefer to ask a question instead of going down the list for a "here" or a "present". Today I asked about discipline -- specifically spankings. I only had 4 out of my 80-some students who had never recieved a spanking. Some had stories of the infamous 'wooden spoon' breaking on their backsides, but the repetition of that story made me think it was an urban ledgend. I followed up by asking whether they thought it was successful and would spank their own chil...


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