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Subject: Re: A gun is like a parachute.
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On 2/27/2018 2:00 PM, SLGreg wrote:
> On Tue, 27 Feb 2018 13:47:20 -0500, moviePig<pwallace@moviepig.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> On 2/27/2018 1:43 PM, SLGreg wrote:
>>> On Tue, 27 Feb 2018 13:37:24 -0500, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> 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...
> 
> Dumping science would also do away with all that evolution nonsense,
> too.

That's probably the goal that they are actually shooting to achieve.