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Baltimore 7-year-old suspended for making 'gun' out of a pastry

What possible reason is there for this?

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NotPanicking

Asked by NotPanicking at 8:03 AM on Mar. 5, 2013 in Politics & Current Events

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  • funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 8:15 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • Btw it's bullshit.
    funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 8:15 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • I don't even have a comment for this stupidity...
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 8:31 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • A five year old and a seven year old needed suspension? This is asinine at best .
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 8:33 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • Idiotic. Absolutely breathtakingly idiotic. That's all I've got.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 9:05 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • next thing you know they will be suspending kids for scaring each other and call it an act of terrorism
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 9:11 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • I saw the little boy on the news. He was so sweet, he said he was trying to make a mountain, but it looked like a gun. He said his teacher was really mad and he realized he was in big trouble:( poor kid
    RyansMom001

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 9:30 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • These suspensions for children being children is getting out of control.
    Children are losing too much learning.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:39 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • And yet kids are being knocked around on the playground until they have to be put into a coma and eventually die. Makes no sense to me!
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 10:23 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

  • That could've been any of my boys. That's what boys do. My oldest would run around with a plastic coat hanger and shoot imaginary bad guys before he started school. He used to jump off the couch and shoot imaginary webs like Spider-Man. We aren't a violent family, either. This is becoming the "thought police." What options do parents have against this stupidity? Laws suits? Homeschool? I couldn't just silently comply.
    HHx5

    Answer by HHx5 at 10:57 AM on Mar. 5, 2013

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