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21 Things That Ruined Your Summer Vacation As a Kid

Summer Vacation

Summer vacation is the greatest time in a kid’s life. No school. No bullies. No teachers. No worries. 

Wrong. There were always things to ruin even the most perfect summer.

Here are 21 things that ruined your summer, every summer, and some stuff that still pisses us off as adults.

Seeing a Teacher



Teacher On Vacation

Back To School Commercials in July



Back to School Commercial

Poison Oak



Poison Oak

Best Friend Goes to Camp



Leaving for camp

Summer Reading Assignments



Summer Reading

Murderer Terrorizes Your Camp



Jason Friday the 13th

Summer Love Loves Someone Else




Going to Bed And It’s Still Light Out



Sleeping in daylight

It Rains on Your Only Trip



Rain on vacation

Summer Jobs




Getting Hurt the First Day of Vacation



Leg in Cast

Summer Reruns




Summer School



Summer School

Wicked Sunburn



Bad Sunburn

Air Conditioning Breaks



AC Broken

Record Heatwaves



Record Heat

You Miss Your Ride to the Beach



Parking Lot Tanning

Damn Mosquitoes




Adults Only Swim at Public Pool



Adults Only

Missing the Ice Cream Man



Ice Cream Man

Parents Call Every Hour to See ‘What You’re Doing’



Woman on Phone

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