Daily Archives: March 8th, 2013 «

 

Forget cupcakes. Don’t you even *mention* guns in school, young man!

Posted by: Phineas on March 8, 2013 at 3:47 pm » 12 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The headline says it all: Pasco School District overturns 6-year-old’s suspension for discussing toy gun The Pasco School District has overturned the suspension of a 6-year-old boy who talked about his toy guns at school. Mike Aguirre’s son Noah, a first-grader at James McGee Elementary School, was sent home Feb. 28 after […]

 

School confiscates cupcakes decorated with plastic “Army men”

Posted by: Phineas on March 8, 2013 at 1:17 pm » 15 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because, you know, someone might be scarred for life at the sight of a tiny plastic rifle. Or, even worse, they might want to –*gulp!*– “play Army.” Thank God our courageous educators were there to prevent a crisis: A Michigan elementary school is defending its decision to confiscate a third-graders batch of […]

 

BBC

Posted by: ST on March 8, 2013 at 11:12 am » Comments Off

Troubling: North Korea says it ends peace pacts with South

 

Power Line

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Read: New Study Finds Firearms Laws Do Nothing to Prevent Homicides 

 

Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on March 8, 2013 at 11:11 am » Comments Off

For Sale: Messina: Obama may meet with OFA donors amid controversy

 

CBS NY

Posted by: ST on March 8, 2013 at 11:11 am » Comments Off

Wow: Most NYC HS Grads Need Remedial Help Before Entering CUNY Community Colleges 

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on March 8, 2013 at 11:10 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Rand Paul: ‘Seriously’ weighing 2016 bid