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TwilightGardener Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-26-10 04:06 PM
Response to Reply #40
44. I'd let the police handle it. And I'd notify parents that the issue was resolved.
And I'd make sure every damn kid in that school knew that anyone bringing in such items would be suspended.
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  -Bullet found at suburban middle school; mother goes berzerk proud2BlibKansan  Feb-26-10 06:11 AM   #0 
  - So, will she get a "reassuring visit"....  hlthe2b   Feb-26-10 06:18 AM   #1 
  - So what's the big deal?  GreenStormCloud   Feb-26-10 06:47 AM   #2 
  - Back in your day  spiritual_gunfighter   Feb-26-10 06:56 AM   #3 
  - +1  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-26-10 07:01 AM   #4 
  - even today it doesn't usually happen.  dysfunctional press   Feb-26-10 10:41 AM   #23 
  - But it did happen today  spiritual_gunfighter   Feb-26-10 01:21 PM   #28 
     - That's a case of domestic violence from an adult.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-26-10 02:56 PM   #32 
     - No it didn't.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Feb-26-10 03:53 PM   #36 
     - That had nothing to do with kids or school.  Codeine   Feb-26-10 03:55 PM   #38 
     - Non-related. Have a point?  proteus_lives   Feb-27-10 04:41 AM   #77 
        - self delete  spiritual_gunfighter   Feb-27-10 06:29 AM   #82 
           - I guess you don't.  proteus_lives   Feb-27-10 12:38 PM   #83 
  - They found a bullet. Was there a fear some kid might pick it up and  Obamanaut   Feb-26-10 05:17 PM   #53 
  - It looked like slippery-slope silliness  Posteritatis   Feb-26-10 05:27 PM   #54 
     - I had to look up sarissa. What an awesome weapon. nt  Obamanaut   Feb-26-10 05:33 PM   #55 
        - Fun to (laughingly attempt to) handle too!  Posteritatis   Feb-26-10 06:29 PM   #62 
        - number nine of the top ten military achievements that changed the world...  dysfunctional press   Feb-27-10 02:19 AM   #74 
  - They still don't  NeedleCast   Feb-26-10 06:23 PM   #61 
  - It depends on the area. I live in a small CT town but there is not a ton of hunting going  Jennicut   Feb-26-10 07:10 AM   #6 
  - I pull bullets out of my pocket all the time  michreject   Feb-26-10 08:56 AM   #8 
  - No kidding.  Marr   Feb-26-10 04:34 PM   #51 
  - Seeing as how shooting up schools seems to be the thing to do  Shell Beau   Feb-26-10 05:51 PM   #57 
  - Sure, It's not like it was something ***serious***, like an advil or a bag of weed.  Warren DeMontague   Feb-27-10 02:43 AM   #76 
  - That's happened at my school a couple of times  Chemisse   Feb-26-10 07:03 AM   #5 
  - I hate it when I lose a fashion accessory like that  JustABozoOnThisBus   Feb-26-10 07:52 AM   #7 
  - It would be characterized as  Codeine   Feb-26-10 04:19 PM   #45 
  - Fear fear fear  kctim   Feb-26-10 09:45 AM   #9 
  - I grew up in this suburb.  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-26-10 10:04 AM   #14 
  - My husband's from Fairway and took a gun to school - he was on the rifle team  REP   Feb-26-10 03:58 PM   #39 
  - Fear is sustenance to the bored suburbanite.  Codeine   Feb-26-10 03:53 PM   #37 
  - If that had happened in the UK, hilarity would have ensued  slackmaster   Feb-26-10 09:49 AM   #10 
  - Good grief, that is pretty funny. n/t  Mugu   Feb-26-10 06:19 PM   #59 
  - LOL!  Swamp Rat   Feb-27-10 02:40 AM   #75 
  - I recall that Civil War bullets, artillery shells from WWI and WWII were popular for show-and-tell  LeftinOH   Feb-26-10 09:54 AM   #11 
  - Our son's high school history teacher gives away antique ammo  Dappleganger   Feb-26-10 09:58 AM   #12 
  - Yes  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-26-10 09:57 PM   #70 
  - The live rounds were a blast.  HopeHoops   Feb-26-10 09:58 AM   #13 
  - In the 5th grade I brought in a dummy 35mm round from an A-10 Warthog  Throd   Feb-26-10 10:08 AM   #15 
  - The A-10 was built as a platform for the GAU-8 Avenger  deaniac21   Feb-26-10 04:04 PM   #42 
  - I brought in a grenade once  Posteritatis   Feb-26-10 04:23 PM   #49 
  - I agree with the mom. It IS a big deal. Being concerned about  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 10:13 AM   #16 
  - An investigation?  Statistical   Feb-26-10 10:19 AM   #17 
  - Police investigation. How would that "steal" from teachers' pockets?  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 10:25 AM   #18 
     - ok money from the left pocket not the right one. thats much better.  Statistical   Feb-26-10 10:26 AM   #19 
        - ?? OK, let's not investigate how bullets got into a school, who the fuck cares  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 10:28 AM   #21 
           - Your right it is a waste of money issue.  Statistical   Feb-26-10 10:39 AM   #22 
              - Why are you making this a teacher issue? It's a parent-district issue.  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 10:43 AM   #24 
                 - "I'd ALSO like to be reassured that no one is bringing in a gun"  OneTenthofOnePercent   Feb-26-10 01:36 PM   #29 
                    - There's nothing irrational about finding out why there's a bullet inside the school.  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 03:43 PM   #33 
                       - But they did find out  tammywammy   Feb-26-10 03:59 PM   #40 
                       - I'd let the police handle it. And I'd notify parents that the issue was resolved.  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 04:06 PM   #44 
                          - We all know real mass shooters really care about suspension.  Statistical   Feb-26-10 06:12 PM   #58 
                             - This is why kids should learn not to do dumb stuff like this--  TwilightGardener   Feb-26-10 09:28 PM   #69 
                       - Fell out some kid's backpack.  proteus_lives   Feb-27-10 04:44 AM   #78 
  - Maybe because I live here  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-26-10 10:16 PM   #71 
  - What is your definition of "goes beserk"? I'm not seeing it. nt  sufrommich   Feb-26-10 10:27 AM   #20 
  - I'm not seeing it either. I have no problem with a parent asking about this.  ctaylors6   Feb-26-10 03:50 PM   #35 
  - This chick  kctim   Feb-26-10 11:03 AM   #25 
  - "What if there's a kid watching, thinking,..  -..__...   Feb-26-10 11:47 AM   #26 
  - Exactly.  Toasterlad   Feb-26-10 11:58 AM   #27 
  - +1  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-26-10 10:17 PM   #72 
  - If it was a 'belt accessory', it likely wasn't real. It was most likely inert no matter what.  Edweird   Feb-26-10 02:40 PM   #30 
  - I got pulled in by Disneyland security  comrade snarky   Feb-26-10 02:53 PM   #31 
  - Were you busted by the Three Little Pigs by any chance?  slackmaster   Feb-26-10 04:01 PM   #41 
  - Nothing quite that cool unfortunately  comrade snarky   Feb-26-10 04:21 PM   #46 
     - There's a reason for that.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-26-10 04:28 PM   #50 
        - Looking at that picture  comrade snarky   Feb-26-10 04:46 PM   #52 
  - I used to have a leather strap with inert 7.62X39's that went around my  Edweird   Feb-26-10 06:50 PM   #67 
  - Haha - speaking of punk at Disneyland...  sweetloukillbot   Feb-27-10 05:05 AM   #80 
  - A lot of schools treat drawings of guns the same as actual firearms lately  Posteritatis   Feb-26-10 04:22 PM   #47 
     - Yeah, I don't get that. That's dumb as hell.  Edweird   Feb-26-10 06:51 PM   #68 
  - Jesus christ lady.  Codeine   Feb-26-10 03:50 PM   #34 
  - Yes. (nt)  Posteritatis   Feb-26-10 04:22 PM   #48 
  - That reminds me...  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-26-10 04:06 PM   #43 
  - No parent I know would take something like this litely  npk   Feb-26-10 05:39 PM   #56 
  - Uh, yeah  etherealtruth   Feb-26-10 06:21 PM   #60 
  - I would have chewed out school authorities for making a mountain out of a mole hill  slackmaster   Feb-26-10 06:34 PM   #63 
  - sounds like voicemail to parents simply said bullet found THEN student called in  ctaylors6   Feb-26-10 06:36 PM   #64 
  - This happened lots of times when I was a kid.  rcrush   Feb-26-10 06:40 PM   #65 
  - Hysterical America  NeedleCast   Feb-26-10 06:42 PM   #66 
  - Ninnies with a case of the vapours. The horror.  Alias Dictus Tyrant   Feb-26-10 10:20 PM   #73 
  - Pack of morons.  proteus_lives   Feb-27-10 04:54 AM   #79 
  - Because of people like this.. we have the TSA...  lib2DaBone   Feb-27-10 06:28 AM   #81 
  - The 60s called, they want their fashion accessories back.  GreenStormCloud   Feb-27-10 12:48 PM   #84 
 

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