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Cambridge student too ugly to punt

by | 4th, June 2013


THE Oxbridge universities don’t make it easy for people to like them do they? It is all ties and crests, hazing and fags, bizarre rituals and elitism and worst of all, posh folk in red trousers.

To add to this, they’re also terrifyingly vain as one Cambridge student has claimed that he was turned down for a river punting job because he was “too ugly”.

River punting is not a dirty euphemism.

Psychology student Ben Cronin said he was shocked when staff said he needed to be more attractive to work on the River Cam boats. He wanted to punt along the river for his summer job after completing his first year at Anglia Ruskin University in

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