You would think the whole world would now know how the Zoom world works. Lawyers can be cats , Members of Congress are sometimes reversed , but the pants are not actually optional . That hasn't stopped the Oakley Union Elementary School District Board of Trustees from bashing parents in a WebEx public call - suggesting parents "just want their babysitter to come back" or that they want to start ingesting marijuana again (via Gizmodo ).
The full 8 minute video below isn't as inflammatory as the play-by-play makes it sound. It seems likely the board was just voicing general frustrations, unaware that they were being watched.
A member asked "Are we alone?" before telling the council what she thought of the cryParents tick: "Bitch, if you call me, I'll fuck you.
Narrator: They were not alone. They were recorded, they went viral, more than 7,000 people signed a petition asking them to resign, and that's exactly what they did. Every member has now resigned, according to a letter from Director Greg Hetrick (PDF) - which was part of the appeal, by the way.