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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks during a breakfast with Pennsylvania delegates during the Republican National Convention on, Monday, July 18, 2016, in Westlake, Ohio. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

A bunch of eighth-graders refused to take a photo with Paul Ryan during their class trip


Almost 100 eighth graders from a New Jersey middle school decided to sit out a picture with House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI).

The students from South Orange Middle School sat in a parking lot while the rest of their classmates posed for the photo.

“I think that taking the picture represents that you agree with the same political views and I don’t agree with his political views so I chose not to be in it,” eighth-grader Wendy Weeks told local New Jersey newspaper The Village Green.

There were about 200 students on the trip in total.

Another student said she didn't want to be in the photo because Ryan "believes most of what Trump believes in."

Ryan's camp hasn't said anything about  the incident, but the Speaker liked the picture enough to post it on his Instagram.

"Got that #FridayFeeling," wrote Ryan in the caption.

People who claimed to be eighth graders in the photo commented on the picture to "roast" Ryan, according to this Twitter account:

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