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"It was eighther shun or be shunned. The meaner you were to the "rejects" the more popular you became with members of your clique."
I think this quote means that to become more popular you have to be a bully and hurt others.
I think this happens a lot in life because people hurt others to make themselves feel bigger.
I do not agree with this quote because you shouldn't make others feel pain for no reason. To make others like you you dont have to bully people. Practical jokes are funny and others feelings aren't hurt. You should stand up for people who are being made fun of and lots of times if you just take the joke and dont react or just laugh it off people will stop making fun of you.
One time in fith grade we had a new kid named Kevin. He thought he was the best at everything, self centered, annoying, and braged a lot. Everyone in the class got very tired of hearing him talk on and on about himself and was very quickly ruled a reject. At recess he was beat up and called names and it almost became a game to see who could be the meanest to him. He was almost brought to tears everyday by nearly the whole class. After sixth grade he moved to a new school.
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