The Best Of 'Overheard at Southampton University'

The Facebook group ‘Overheard at Southampton University‘ is a year old this month. The already infamous group is a place for you to put all the odd, crazy and hilarious things that […]


The Facebook group Overheard at Southampton University is a year old this month. The already infamous group is a place for you to put all the odd, crazy and hilarious things that you have heard in and around the area, obviously mainly in Portswood. The Tab went back through the group, trawling right to the beginning in order to show you the best posts from the year and sum up the real intellect and decency of the people of Southampton.
We hope that this wasn’t a History student:
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Clearly a Solent student:

28 … and another one?

24

Admittedly, washing is expensive:

12

The massive sign obviously isn’t good enough for some Southampton students:

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We want to know what the guy was thinking about when writing his application…

34

Admittedly, I used to call my ex’s ex ‘Cat the Dog’:

7

What was this guy doing at the Interchange then?

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The most liked post on the page (so far!):

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Confirms the rumour that Humanities students don’t ‘get any’:

40

Anyone want to take any guesses as to where this was posted?

38

Don’t know which one I would choose, hard decision!

35

It’s a well known fact that most people ‘settle’ down in second year, unfortunately it can bring deprivation of those activities most conducted in first year:

26

My personal favourite…

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Don’t think this is quite true:

23

Someone has been spending far too much time on their dissertation:

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Most parents probably think about this, but don’t actually ask:

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Standard third year comments:

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Which is the best one?  Vote in our poll below!

Have you heard anything crazy over the years that stands out against these? Go over to the group and add yours now!