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On 2/27/2018 1:43 PM, SLGreg wrote:
> On Tue, 27 Feb 2018 13:37:24 -0500, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com> wrote:
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>>
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>> On 2/27/2018 1:31 PM, Bill Steele wrote:
>>> On 2/27/18 5:44 AM, trotsky wrote:
>>>> On 2/26/18 9:07 PM, Irish Ranger wrote:
>>>>> A gun is like a parachute.  If you need one and don't have
>>>>> one, you'll probably never need one again.
>>>>
>>>
>>> If I were on a plane and saw the flight attendants putting on parachutes
>>> I wouldn't be happy. That's what it's going to be like for kids when
>>> their teachers start packing heat.
>>>
>>> Reminds me of the "duck and cover" era when I sat there watching the
>>> window for the flash.
>>>
>>> OTOH, there's a possibility to make school more fun: Dress up the place
>>> like a western saloon. Teach the boys to play poker; make the
>>> cheerleaders into dancing girls.
>>
>> At least that would give more schools a reason to bring back music programs.
> 
> I'm sure science would have to go, in order to finance the arming and
> training of kindly old Miss Higgins in English Lit.

Any science class that can't make its own WMD doesn't deserve funding...

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