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Old 12-02-2010, 12:12 PM
 
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More metal detectors are needed to handle our diversity.
And what are you trying to imply here?
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Old 12-02-2010, 12:54 PM
 
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We don't need metal detectors. We need full body scanners & intrusive pat downs like the TSA give at the airports.
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Old 12-02-2010, 03:19 PM
 
Location: Matthews, NC
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Yeah, but the likelihood of someone getting shot by a gun was much less likely back then (unless you graduated recently) - unless you went to a REALLY rough school. It was more knifes and chains.
Rough school? I went to a rough school. After they tackled the opposing team's quarterback, they went after his family.

Where I went to school if the news reported on every fight that happened they wouldn't have much to talk about. We only used our fists and maybe a blackjack, though.
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Old 12-02-2010, 05:06 PM
 
Location: Charlotte Metro Area
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Rough school? I went to a rough school. After they tackled the opposing team's quarterback, they went after his family.
Ooo it was rough, I tell ya. The cafeteria served broken leg of lamb.
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Old 12-02-2010, 05:21 PM
 
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I just got off of the phone from talking to a teacher friend who works at garringer and she said the worse parts were not reported on the news...OH well what does she know.?
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Old 12-02-2010, 05:43 PM
 
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I just got off of the phone from talking to a teacher friend who works at garringer and she said the worse parts were not reported on the news...OH well what does she know.?
Does your teacher friend get a security escort to and from their car?
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Old 12-02-2010, 06:03 PM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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I really feel for the teachers that love teaching but have to put up with these kids day after day. I am sure many of these teachers wish they had chosen a different occupation!
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Old 12-02-2010, 07:15 PM
 
Location: Ayrsley
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I really feel for the teachers that love teaching but have to put up with these kids day after day. I am sure many of these teachers wish they had chosen a different occupation!
I honestly do not know how they do it. Especially the ones who keep trying to do what they are doing even in the face of this. Hats off to them.
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Old 12-03-2010, 08:37 AM
 
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I just got off of the phone from talking to a teacher friend who works at garringer and she said the worse parts were not reported on the news...OH well what does she know.?

Sometimes though the rumor mill at a school will even get the story wrong unless your friend actually witnessed it with her own eyes.
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Old 12-03-2010, 09:14 AM
 
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Sometimes though the rumor mill at a school will even get the story wrong unless your friend actually witnessed it with her own eyes.
So a teacher at the school who did not witness the mayhem (your conclusion) but was told of the antics by an eyewitness begins a 'rumor mill'? This is how journalist at CO are born and reeducated to enable those that cannot act civilly in society.
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