January 06, 2005

Mmm, exams!

I've never actually seen the proverbial newspaper headline Man Bites Dog, and I've never seen anyone actually use the proverbial unconvincing excuse "My dog ate my homework." But now I've seen photographic proof of a (professor's) dog eating a (student's) exam:

So it could happen.

This is a dog with many talents.

[Update: Abnu at wordlab sent a genuine Man Bites Dog link. Now I just need a credible "dog ate my homework" excuse story.]

Posted by Mark Liberman at January 6, 2005 10:40 AM