Every now and then I run across stories on the Web that, I hope, are not true representations of the state of the U.S. education system. I instead hope that these are just anomalies, examples of those “students” who just weren’t paying attention in school and who are far from the norm.

If for no other purpose than to provide a good laugh, check out these examples of people who perhaps just missed some important facts in their math, science, and history classes:

People “Shocked” that the Titanic Really Did Sink

– Tough “MPH” Math Problem