A high school geometry teacher in Alameda, California asked students to do something that had nothing to do with geometry.

If this story were about a sex ed teacher, it might make a little sense. It would still be creepy, but not quite as baffling. As it is, I have no idea why a high school geometry teacher would ask his a bunch of sophomores to take selfies with their parents' sex toys and condoms as an extra credit assignment. And neither do the parents.

Now, they're calling for him to be fired. The school so far has stood by the unnamed teacher, at first telling the concerned parents that the assignment was a joke. It is possible that this could be a very poorly-conceived joke, but that doesn't explain why at least one student completed it. As one of the parents, Evangeline Garcia, told CBS News:

Sources: CBS News