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Old 01-16-2013, 04:35 PM
 
Location: San Diego, CA
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Aren't you glad we have the paranoid gun-haters making the rules now?

BTW, this is the SECOND TIME THIS MONTH they have kicked a kid out for this. It's not one isolated incident.

Think how many lives they've saved.

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Parents Furious After Boys Suspended For Using Fingers As Guns « CBS Baltimore

Parents Furious After Boys Suspended For Using Fingers As Guns

January 15, 2013 11:23 PM
Reporting Kai Jackson

TALBOT COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Is it child’s play or a serious threat of gun violence? For the second time in less than a month, a Maryland child is kicked out of school for using his finger in the shape of a gun.

Kai Jackson has more on the controversy.

No one is debating the importance of keeping children safe. The question being asked is what’s child’s play and what’s not?

There’s controversy at a Talbot County school after two 6-year-old boys were suspended while playing cops and robbers during recess and using their fingers to make an imaginary gun.

“It’s ridiculous,” said parent Julia Merchant.

This is the second time a Maryland child has been suspended for such play. Earlier this month, 6-year-old Rodney Lynch was suspended from his Montgomery County school after pretending to fire an imaginary gun more than once.


“Just pointing your fingers like this and then she did the pow sound and I just went like that and then I got sent to the office again,” Lynch said.

The school reversed its decision after Rodney’s parents appealed.

“They’re saying he threatened a student, threatened to shoot a student. He was playing,” said Rodney’s father, Rodney Lynch Sr.

“I do not believe maliciousness was involved here,” said child psychologist Dr. Joe Kaine.

Kaine says most 6-year-olds’ minds aren’t developed enough to understand why their idea of fun play might make adults upset.

“I can certainly appreciate that at school, that’s not a type of play that they are going to endorse and I certainly support that, but that’s where we educate the time and place for doing things,” Kaine said.
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Old 01-16-2013, 04:40 PM
 
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The experts all agree, teachers are badasses and always right.



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Old 01-16-2013, 04:52 PM
 
Location: San Diego, CA
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The worst part is where child "psychologist" Kaine said, “I can certainly appreciate that at school, that’s not a type of play that they are going to endorse and I certainly support that....”.

The paranoid gun-hating madness is spreading.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:05 PM
 
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Up yours liberal bedwetter teachers.



Learn Gun Safety With Eddie Eagle - YouTube
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:07 PM
 
Location: Imaginary Figment
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I absolutely love how angry you gun nuts are today. This is fantastic.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:08 PM
 
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I love where Eddie came from myself.

All you whackjob teachers can't deal with it.


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Old 01-16-2013, 05:09 PM
 
Location: Inwood
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That's pretty dumb.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:10 PM
 
Location: Live - VT, Work - MA
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Assault finger.

Another child was suspended elsewhere for shooting his gun finger multiple times.....so it must be one of them semi auto high capacity fingers......

Sad when I can't tell the real news from The Onion
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:12 PM
 
Location: Imaginary Figment
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haha, a guy named "Gun nut" posting a picture of an Eagle in front of a flag! Yea that's not cliché at all.

You guys should really take a step outside of your world of hysteria and see that you've turned your party into a parody.

This is GOP's "Fat Elvis" era.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:14 PM
 
Location: Warren County and loving it!
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You can't do that here in NJ either.
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