"The colophon and disclaimer are informative for parents who know nothing about how a yearbook is produced. It explains that the yearbook is like a choir performance or a football game - a flat note or a misread play is going to appear sometimes because the participants are students."
"Yearbook is more than just a
class or activity, it's more than just a family," Heller said. "Yearbook is like a cult. Yearbook kids are really the only kids that understand how terrible it is to sometimes be a yearbook kid and how amazing and hilarious and just awesome it is. Nobody else understands it, and most people think the book poofs
out, in like, two days."
"yea yearbook committee is like bird watching committee no one gives a shit before of after."
"The yearbook committee is like having an extra class, because it involves lots of creativity, and lots of homework"
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