We'd be punished."
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not to take your [Prof. Carney's] course. He said bad things about you."
As a side-note, I'd mention that I reported all of the problems I cite on this page (and many many others) to Boston University administrators, many times, over a period of more than ten years, but was only told words to the effect of: "If you don't like the way things are done, why don't you quit?" In short, I was the problem for having reported these things. It was easier to ignore them and blame me than correct them. Such is the BU attitude toward the education of students, and reports from faculty members.