The Compliment Gang
Today I want to share a story with permission from my 10-year-old son.
There’s a bully in his school, a girl who is known to get other kids, boys and girls, together for the express purpose of choosing random victims and insulting them (his phrase is “dis”).
He claims to counteract this behavior by getting together his own posse of “nerd boys” and forming what he calls a compliment gang, where they essentially follow around the above dis gang and say things like, “Hey! I like your shoes!”.
He also enjoys challenging the ringleader to a dance-off, where he demonstrates absurd moves a la Chris Farley: