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Natural consequences of turning educashun into a marketplace

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8 minutes ago, Long time lurking said:

I think you would have to have the whole class failing badly to win a case like that until then it`s a fools game going to court on that one

But yes HE is nothing more than a business now 

What struck me was how long ago this alleged bad teaching was. Surely if he was clever enough to get a first from Oxford that he was cheated out of, surely he would be clever enough to make something of his life. 

 

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10 hours ago, One percent said:

What struck me was how long ago this alleged bad teaching was. Surely if he was clever enough to get a first from Oxford that he was cheated out of, surely he would be clever enough to make something of his life. 

 

It reads like a first was his dream and when he didn't get it his worldview collapsed and he's had seventeen years of brooding upon "What if?" with his magic dream to make everything all right again like in a Disney film being to get a court to wave its magic wand and tell him of course he really got a first and here's all the money that you would have had if you did.

I would suggest that some kind of psychiatric observation be undertaken as in his mind his life is now irreparably ruined.

For me it echoed this story: man in Thailand whose dream had been winning the Thai lottery wins the top prize of £1m but then loses the tickets and in Thailand that means no claims.  Shoots himself dead.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5364309/Lottery-winner-kills-losing-winning-ticket.html
 

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