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Old 04-11-2011, 04:25 PM
 
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I'm sure if schools started catering to Muslim holidays and assuming all of the Christian kiddos and their families would be a-ok with it, there would be some "PCness" going on with the Christian folk. Just depends on your perspective.
A few years ago a Seattle school banned Halloween because it was offensive to Wiccans. Now they are messing with Easter eggs because they are offensive to ????

I'm not religious but we have always enjoyed celebrating traditional American holidays like Easter and Christmas. We don't care if the roots of the holiday aren't pure. What holiday is pure?

We need a new slogan printed on our tee shirts, something like "Hands off my holidays".

 
Old 04-12-2011, 01:36 AM
 
Location: Under the Redwoods
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Im trying really hard to wrap my head around this one.
Spheres??? Really??? Eggs are not sphere shaped!
I can wrap my head around bunny balls! Good one!
So who is offended by Easter eggs?
And since when are wiccans offended by Halloween? It is one of their holidays.

Crazy crazy crazy....
 
Old 04-12-2011, 08:47 AM
 
Location: Near Graham WA
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Spring OVOIDS is what they should be called. They are not spheres, so if these folks are going to be "PC", can they at least get the "C" part???
 
Old 04-12-2011, 08:51 AM
 
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Moderator interpose: Ok, this discussion no longer really pertains to the Seattle area specifically. This thread will be closed later today so get your comments in now. Please feel free to move the discussion to another forum here on C-DF. Thanks.
 
Old 04-12-2011, 09:47 AM
 
Location: Seattle Area
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Moderator interpose: Ok, this discussion no longer really pertains to the Seattle area specifically. This thread will be closed later today so get your comments in now. Please feel free to move the discussion to another forum here on C-DF. Thanks.
There is a discussion of this topic in the Politics and Other Controversies forum here on C-D





moderator interpose: thanks, Seattlerain.

Seattle School Renames Easter Eggs as 'Spring Spheres'

Last edited by scirocco22; 04-12-2011 at 11:33 AM..
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