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bilby commented on the word study ball
Sounds like April 1 leftover to me.
May 19, 2009
vanishedone commented on the word study ball
curiosite.com presumably intends it as a spoof item; I wouldn't put it past some parents to take the idea seriously, though.
yarb commented on the word study ball
Surely a joke?
rolig commented on the word study ball
Apalling. Just what kids need to encourage them to love learning. What a ball!
Telegraph: 'Concerned mums and dads set the desired study time on the Study Ball and attach it to their child's ankle.'A red digital display counts down the "Study Time Left" and the device beeps and unlocks when the time expires.'The prison-style device weighs 9.5 kg (21 pounds), making it difficult to move while wearing it.'See also ball and chain.