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2012-12-17 Home Front: Culture Wars
Texas School District Will Let Teachers Carry Guns
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Posted by whitecollar redneck 2012-12-17 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [262 views ]  Top

#1 Don't mess with Texas.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-12-17 00:23||   2012-12-17 00:23|| Front Page Top

#2 One school district which will probably never have a 'shootings'.
Posted by CrazyFool 2012-12-17 00:36||   2012-12-17 00:36|| Front Page Top

#3 Expect some lib-heads to go ballistic over this....
Posted by USN,Ret. 2012-12-17 01:44||   2012-12-17 01:44|| Front Page Top

#4 It was unclear how many of the 50 or so teachers and staff members will be armed this fall because Thweatt did not disclose that information, to keep it from students or potential attackers.

"Unclear" is the way it should remain! Throws the bad guys off and also saves a lot on signs and bumper stickers.

Barkeeper, set another 'hat tip' round in honor of Texas!
Posted by Besoeker 2012-12-17 01:57||   2012-12-17 01:57|| Front Page Top

#5 Two points:
1. USN Ret. this is a feature not a bug.
2. The Israeli version of a Galil over the shoulder seems to work too.
Posted by AlanC 2012-12-17 07:23||   2012-12-17 07:23|| Front Page Top

#6 The Belmont Club talks about life in the PI and guns and schools.
Posted by P2kontheroad 2012-12-17 08:50||   2012-12-17 08:50|| Front Page Top

#7 Alan, don't believe I was complaining. I rather like the idea .
Posted by USN,ret 2012-12-17 09:13||   2012-12-17 09:13|| Front Page Top

#8 My dear USN Ret I would NEVER think that you would not see this as a good thing.

Just trying to point out that I don't think this comes under the heading of "unintended" consequences. ;^)
Posted by AlanC 2012-12-17 12:05||   2012-12-17 12:05|| Front Page Top

#9 The state of Utah passed a law that allows students/faculty to carry concealed on campuses--it might have been after the Virginia Tech shootings. Utah seems to be doing fine.
Posted by JohnQC 2012-12-17 12:23||   2012-12-17 12:23|| Front Page Top

#10 I seem to remember crime dropping off a bit in Utah after the State gave Gary Gilmore the Winchester cure.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-12-17 13:05||   2012-12-17 13:05|| Front Page Top

#11 Expect some lib-heads to go ballistic over this....

How come we never read about a liberal having a stroke when exposed to the iniquity of conservatives?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-12-17 14:24||   2012-12-17 14:24|| Front Page Top

#12 This happened in 2008. What a surprise that there has not been an incident in this district NOT!
Posted by warthogswife 2012-12-17 15:05||   2012-12-17 15:05|| Front Page Top

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