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knitter4democracy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 04:07 PM
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41. Update: School investigation showed no harassment took place.
So, they've apologized, will work with the student to make up for time missed, etc.
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  -9-year old student suspended for calling teacher "cute" cbdo2007  Dec-06-11 12:13 PM   #0 
  - I'd sue over that. I hope she does.  Quartermass   Dec-06-11 12:16 PM   #1 
  - I give compliments quite often...  LanternWaste   Dec-06-11 12:19 PM   #2 
  - "It's an easy habit to get into."  redqueen   Dec-06-11 12:21 PM   #3 
  - I suppose you're not nine though  sharp_stick   Dec-06-11 12:26 PM   #6 
     - As reported here it does seem to be an overreaction by nutjobs, no argument there...  redqueen   Dec-06-11 12:41 PM   #13 
        - Sorry I was referring to the comment above yours  sharp_stick   Dec-06-11 12:43 PM   #16 
           - I too was referring to the whiny bit  LanternWaste   Dec-06-11 02:02 PM   #29 
  - The Little Rascals would be in BIG trouble.....  Hassin Bin Sober   Dec-06-11 12:22 PM   #4 
  - WTF! Pedophiles molest kids with zero consequences, except maybe a hand slap,  MoonRiver   Dec-06-11 12:25 PM   #5 
  - Imagine the firestorm (here in DU as well as in the media)  zbdent   Dec-06-11 12:29 PM   #7 
  - I can imagine no such firestorm.  Gold Metal Flake   Dec-06-11 12:31 PM   #8 
  - Let this be a lesson: always call your teacher 'ugly.'  dtexdem   Dec-06-11 12:38 PM   #9 
  - My son has a crush on his kindergarten teacher.  RandySF   Dec-06-11 12:39 PM   #10 
  - Thanks for sharing it all with us implicitly.  redqueen   Dec-06-11 12:40 PM   #12 
  - +1 For tongue biting at the PTA.  Scuba   Dec-07-11 04:31 AM   #43 
  - OFFS!!!  Odin2005   Dec-06-11 12:39 PM   #11 
  - I'm thinking there's more to the story here.  knitter4democracy   Dec-06-11 12:41 PM   #14 
  - That is an excellent point.  redqueen   Dec-06-11 12:44 PM   #17 
  - It's still not harrassment, no matter WHAT he said privately to another student.  kestrel91316   Dec-06-11 01:41 PM   #27 
     - In theory, I'd agree with you.  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 02:55 PM   #36 
     - It really depends on what was said, doesn't it?  knitter4democracy   Dec-06-11 04:02 PM   #40 
  - I made that same comment on all these bad school/bad teacher stories for years here  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-06-11 12:56 PM   #20 
  - Exactly. Mom only has one side of the story.  knitter4democracy   Dec-06-11 01:00 PM   #21 
     - Yup, even the article openly said it had only a second hand version of one side of the story  CreekDog   Dec-06-11 01:37 PM   #25 
        - It makes you wonder why they'd print just on the parent's say-so.  WildNovember   Dec-07-11 04:37 AM   #44 
           - To sell papers is my guess. (nt)  redqueen   Dec-07-11 09:28 AM   #45 
  - i am thinking so, too. nt  seabeyond   Dec-06-11 02:03 PM   #31 
  - in '69 when i was in 2nd grade i threw up on my teacher. i went to her to tell her  leftyohiolib   Dec-06-11 12:43 PM   #15 
  - Same thing--you'd get sent home to get better, and she'd change her dress.  knitter4democracy   Dec-06-11 12:48 PM   #18 
  - Public schools have been receiving the same propagandized treatment  redqueen   Dec-06-11 01:04 PM   #22 
  - You'd probably be sent home for bed rest...  LanternWaste   Dec-06-11 02:04 PM   #32 
  - this is just down right loony  Douglas Carpenter   Dec-06-11 12:51 PM   #19 
  - Give us this day our daily outrage  Blue Owl   Dec-06-11 01:28 PM   #23 
  - the school has said there were more suggestive comments to the teacher and other students  CreekDog   Dec-06-11 01:35 PM   #24 
  - His remarks were said privately to a third party, NOT to the teacher in question.  kestrel91316   Dec-06-11 01:39 PM   #26 
  - Beaver Cleaver would be put to death  aint_no_life_nowhere   Dec-06-11 01:55 PM   #28 
  - Some times we just do not know when to stop. My five year old great  jwirr   Dec-06-11 02:03 PM   #30 
  - The sad thing is that a story like that is credible in this day and  libinnyandia   Dec-06-11 02:09 PM   #33 
  - This thread is useless without pictures  jberryhill   Dec-06-11 02:23 PM   #34 
  - Consistent with my experience.  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 02:51 PM   #35 
  - Suspending a kid like that out of the blue  aint_no_life_nowhere   Dec-06-11 03:02 PM   #37 
     - Don't get me wrong.  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 03:13 PM   #38 
  - Don't have these problems as we home school  The Straight Story   Dec-06-11 03:14 PM   #39 
  - Update: School investigation showed no harassment took place.  knitter4democracy   Dec-06-11 04:07 PM   #41 
  - When did we become so fucking fragile in this country?  geomon666   Dec-06-11 04:41 PM   #42 

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