Is it their authority? Their compassion? The threat of them rapping your knuckles with a ruler? Yes, there's something about teachers that invites crushes. So, in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Wonderwall is counting down the pop culture teachers for whom we'd most like to be pets.
15. Tom Berenger in "The Substitute"
OK, so the plot's not so plausible, what with a mercenary posing as Mr. Shale, a sub, in order to root out a high school's thriving drug trade. But Berenger brought a steely gaze and classic movie "tough guy" looks to the classroom.