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Arguably the greatest legacy of Bill Clinton’s time in the White House is that fellatio jokes entered the mainstream. It’s damn near impossible these days to find an American comedy that doesn’t include a sniggering blow-job reference in the first five minutes, and the new Cameron Diaz comedy “Bad Teacher” is no exception. Of course, such jokes have become like the canary-in-the-coal-mine of Hollywood comedies: Encounter one early on and you know it’s going to be a long two hours.

Taking its lead from Terry Zwigoff’s “Bad Santa,” “Bad Teacher” imagines another hopelessly flawed adult serving as the worst possible role model for the kids in her care. Diaz plays Elizabeth Halsey, a junior high school teacher who, as the tag-line puts it, doesn’t give an “F.” Oh, she’s bad: She drinks in class, she smokes weed, and her life goal is to raise the money to get the breast implants that will help her land a sugar-daddy husband and the nonworking lifestyle she aspires to.

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