Apparently Common Sense Isn't So Common...
in the world is going on in the schools?
Just after Christmas we heard the story of the little kid kicked out for
unholstering a finger gun…you know…index finger out, thumb up and go
“Bang!”. Then days after that, a little
girl got the boot for using her “hello kitty” plastic gun that shoots soap
bubbles…again kicked out of school. The
parents of both got lawyers, and I’m sure the taxpayers are getting the bill. Today from Colorado comes the story of Alex
Evans…all of seven years old…who was playing “Save the World” with his buddies.
He made an imaginary hand grenade and threw it…and the rocket scientists who
run his elementary school threw Alex right out. And today, they’re defending their actions pointing out that even
imaginary weapons are banned. If this is
the level of decision making and common sense running our schools, folks, we’re
in big trouble. Frankly I think we
should put these administrators to work at something that fits their
intellect…like basket weaving…and let Alex and his friends go back to saving