Kids say the funniest things

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Print

By Terry Dean

Staff reporter

After a long day of counseling students and overseeing the student services department at Oak Park and River Forest High School, assistant principal Jeremiah Wiencek looks forward to spending time with his family at home.

He’s noticed that kids in general have their own little personalities and sometimes say the funniest things. His three-year-old son, Quin, constantly cracks him up.

“He loves trains. My wife and I are sitting on the couch and he’s at the table building his little train set. And he asked me to get him a drink. So I jumped up to get him a drink and he’s like, ‘Move your feet lose your seat,’ and jumps into my chair. I said, ‘Where do you get this from,’” Wiencek said while laughing. “So I lost my seat. They have this little sense of humor, and they don’t realize it but it surprises you.”

Wiencek is featured in this week’s Wednesday Journal.

Love the Journal?

Become our partner in independent community journalism

Thanks for turning to Wednesday Journal and OakPark.com. We love our thousands of digital-only readers. Now though we're asking you to partner up in paying for our reporters and photographers who report this news. It had to happen, right?

On the plus side, we're giving you a simple way, and a better reason, to join in. We're now a non-profit -- Growing Community Media -- so your donation is tax deductible. And signing up for a monthly donation, or making a one-time donation, is fast and easy.

No threats from us. The news will be here. No paywalls or article countdowns. We're counting on an exquisite mix of civic enlightenment and mild shaming. Sort of like public radio.

Claim your bragging rights. Become a digital member.

Donate Now

Reader Comments

No Comments - Add Your Comment

Note: This page requires you to login with Facebook to comment.

Comment Policy

Facebook Connect

Answer Book 2019

To view the full print edition of the Wednesday Journal 2019 Answer Book, please click here.

Quick Links

Sign-up to get the latest news updates for Oak Park and River Forest.


            
SubscribeClassified
MultimediaContact us
Submit Letter To The Editor
Place a Classified Ad

Classified Ad

Latest Comments