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APRIL 17, 2014

If you’ve been on the Internet, by now you’ve hopefully seen the infamous text messages that people get from their parents. If you’re a college student, especially at UC Berkeley, you’ve probably received or at least witnessed someone receiving strange text messages from his or her parents. So we at the Clog have decided to compile a list of embarrassing text messages from UC Berkeley parents for your enjoyment.

Sometimes our parents just worry about our well-being …

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Sometimes they try and sympathize with us …

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Sometimes they teach us new things …

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Sometimes they give us pep talks when we’re trying to impress new people …

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Sometimes they don’t know what the true definition of TMI is … 

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Sometimes they send us photos for reasons we don’t quite understand …

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Sometimes they forget we are (supposed to be) independent, grown-up college students …

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And sometimes when our phones die, this is what happens …

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Sometimes we have to accept they just aren’t as trendy as we are …

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And sometimes we have to admit they are actually way cooler than we are …

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Overall, it’s text messages like these that brighten our days in the midst of all this UC Berkeley stress. Go Bears. Go Bearents.

Image source: Jordeen Chang/Courtesy, Gabrielle Nguyen/Courtesy, Gabrielle Nguyen/Courtesy, Sheila Rajagopalan/Courtesy, Alexa Wolfe/Courtesy, Kelsey Rich/Courtesy, Jeff Zheng/Courtesy, Maryanne Ching/Courtesy, Liz Zarka/Courtesy, Gabrielle Nguyen/Courtesy, Kaycee Antosiak/Courtesy

Contact Gabrielle Nguyen at [email protected]
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APRIL 17, 2014


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