Student suspended 3 days for having photo of gun on school laptop

Someone please alert Dianne Feinstein so she can add ‘photos of assault weapons’ to her legislation ban, because apparently we’re worried about those as well:



Just ridiculous. Now photos of guns are threatening or offensive? Wow, and this is in Arizona too.

(h/t: PJ Tatler)

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Daniel Quinn
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Daniel Quinn

The new “Norm”. If It Looks Like a Gun, Then It is a Gun; No Exception! Oh, the Insanity of it all!

Mary Sieg
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Mary Sieg

STOP THIS INSANITY! I think we should put armed guards on every school bus and in every school! One way door into the school and bullet proof glass on windows. I don’t care if the kids have to walk thru a metal detector. Whatever it takes, but taking out some kid with a dumb picture of a gun…??? REALLY??? And a child was also suspended for making a gun out of lego’s. Let’s take out this kid with the pic on his laptop while Chicago continues to unload lead like confetti. The smart people are not at the top in this country.

Jay
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Jay

They’re attempting and probably succeeding to some degree to indoctrinate a whole generation against firearms. Pretty soon they’ll airbrush all the muskets from the painting of Washington crossing the Delaware.

dneuwen
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dneuwen

can the family of the said student sue the school administration for violation of one’s right to freedom of expression? if so then the parents should be cajoled and supported into suing the school so as to teach a lesson to these liberal/progressive thought police infesting the academia that conservatives will not take it anymore lying down but there will be a price to pay for any more of such infringement.

Debby
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Debby

No pics of guns but it’s okay to dispense birth control and morning after pills without the parents knowledge or consent! I’m glad my son is out of school.

57thunderbird
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57thunderbird

That makes two of us.

57thunderbird
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57thunderbird

The wussification of America’s young male children continues.

80s_kid_wants_rainbow_back
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80s_kid_wants_rainbow_back

I bought my son one of those popping cork guns at Knotts Berry Farm last night. Instead of enjoying the funny popping noise and how much fun he was having all I could think about was the cavalcade of ridiculous suspension stories we keep reading about. Sign me up for the Revolution, I’m so sick of this [email protected]

sDee
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sDee

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden strips Delaware Sheriffs of their arrest power.
http://americanfreepress.net/?p=3590

Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in America anymore……..
http://blackquillandink.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/dorothy.jpg

911Infidel
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911Infidel

The school system thinks that their interpretation of the First Amendment is the correct one in the little self-righteous Marxist/Positive Law bubble that they slime around in.

Au contaire mon ami.

We shouldn’t have to challenge these miscreants in court all the time. We should just fire them and start over again. Oh wait….teachers unions…..

Sieg Heil b_tches.

TickedWhiteDude
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TickedWhiteDude

Ban kids!!! Wait…the left already does that…

cabensg
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cabensg

This has become a very sensitive subject and although many, or should I say most, of the school incidents, like a child pointing their finger like a gun, are stupid, and should be ignored, kids using a school computer should be told not to do this. This is also about common sense. I don’t agree it was a suspension worthy incident. I know we can’t trust most teachers to explain this to students so parents should. If a child wants pictures of guns at home on his computer fine. Just because there was over reaction to even the most innocent actions by children at school doesn’t mean we should cause un-necessary worry which something like this could. I’ve heard over an over if only they’d acted on an early warning sign something bad may not have happened. I don’t think that was the case here but it does seem provocative… Read more »

notsofastthere
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notsofastthere

The PC society leads to a litigious society that leads to overreaction which leads to the shutdown of speech and expression which leads to fear, anger and frustration which leads to us becoming Sharia compliant or turning on our neighbor.
Just like Obama and Marxists want us to be.

James
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James

Yeah, but it’s just hunky dory to allow these same students to go to violent Hollywood hypocrite-made films all day long. These people are idiots.

Conniption Fitz
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Conniption Fitz

Kids in schools can’t draw a gun or use their finger to similate a gun, but they can take morning after pills dispensed by the school without their parents’ knowledge and that’s ok with the sex-crazed leftists:
http://www.maggiesnotebook.com/2013/02/bloomberg-doses-tens-of-thousands-of-school-girls-with-morning-after-pill-parents-left-out/

John
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John

From WND: “2 cautionary tales of gun control” by Joyce Lee Malcolm, who documents how, after a school massacre, the U.K. banned handguns in 1998. A decade later, handgun crime had doubled”.
Pi;ss MoreGun……….s we know you know that ,and now you know that we know
you know and that you LIE.
AND LIE.
AND LIE. CNN, kick that liar out.

Octavian Jones
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Octavian Jones

Why isn’t anyone else outraged that the kid put a picture of a communist flag on his laptop? I wonder if he has a Che Guevera shirt in his closet and his dad is ignorant to that too. Really, really sad that people are oblivious to Communist symbols.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

Which country’s flag is that? It doesn’t look familiar to me. It must be an old one because I don’t recognize it. If it’s the flag of one of our enemies, I’d like to know which country the flag represents. I believe he just thought the AK looked cool with the background provided and decided to use it for the wallpaper.

Octavian Jones
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Octavian Jones

It’s the Yugoslavian flag. The country we bombed to stop attrocities against Muslims in 1999 … an undeniable fact that the Islamist world conveniently always forgets when ciriticizing our views towards them.

The red star is a symbol of communism. A major pet peeve of mine when at Fourth of July celebrations and people decorate using red stars, the color of the star on the American flag is white, not blue, not red … white.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

Ah, okay. Thanks Octavian Jones. I don’t believe the kid knew which flag it was or the history behind it. If his dad knew, he obviously sure didn’t educate his son about it.

notsofastthere
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notsofastthere

Can the school compromise on this one? If the kid points the gun at a picture of a fetus, that will show he is pro-abortion and all will be cool again.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

But if he points his picture at a picture of Maobama is that an attempt on the Chairman’s life?

notsofastthere
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notsofastthere

He would get suspension for the gun picture, and incarceration for terrorist threats against the anointed one. His parents sent to reeducation camp for wrongful indoctrination of a minor and child abuse.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

A picture of a gun pointed at a fetus in a pool of urine with a crucifix in it would be acceptable as well. Maybe even the symbol of Islam would be allowed as well.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

This is just another example of the uber-politically correct thinking and behavior that has permeated and is harming our society today. If he would have been suspended for using his own computer to put the desktop wallpaper on, that would have really crossed the line. Perhaps he was ignorant of the policy regarding school computers. It certainly appeared as if he just didn’t realize what the policy was, anyway. I’m glad the school changed the punishment, even though I feel a suspension was still too harsh.

notsofastthere
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notsofastthere

Now the kid knows. He should be ok if he puts pictures of condoms and the morning after pills for the wallpaper, or maybe a Gay Scout leader gleaming with adoration at Obama.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

LOL…exactly right!

Conniption Fitz
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Conniption Fitz

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Congratulations – Very Good Work Right Scoopers!

aPLWBinAK
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aPLWBinAK

This is what happens when the communistic MSM and DOE are allowed to successfully demonize inanimate objects while simultaneously removing God from the schools and culture.

TickedWhiteDude
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TickedWhiteDude

If we only had a way to know when people thought about guns, we could start a prison camp for those right wing thought criminals.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

When are the brown shirts coming to get me? I’m thinking about a specific gun right now. I better be arrested. Code 3, troublemaker alert.

Chris Null
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Chris Null

The think police in full effect. I’m glad to hear that the school reversed it’s decision and came to it’s senses.

tinlizzieowner
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tinlizzieowner

“I’m glad to hear that the school reversed it’s decision and came to it’s senses.”

Only because of the publicity ‘flack’ over it.

Sentinel
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Sentinel

The teacher is the real criminal in this situation.

Sentinel
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Sentinel

What kind of “weapons” do the PC Police carry? Pansies?

Utter foolishness.

GetWhatYouPayFor
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GetWhatYouPayFor

Guess a picture of a bullseye is out of the question as well. Was pin the tail on the donkey also judged a forbidden game because it was offensive to liberal Democrats?

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

Sarah Palin got into trouble for that:

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-20027918-503544.html

The leftists mainly on the Democrap side used that map to blame the Gabrielle Giffords shooting on Palin. However, one of their own maps with bullseyes targeting opponents on it was perfectly acceptable.

Orangeone
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Orangeone

Not if it’s the Target logo smile

Conniption Fitz
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Conniption Fitz

– reply went to wrong place

Conniption Fitz
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Conniption Fitz

It would be cool if EVERY child in every school across America posted guns on their computers and FB pages, pasted guns on their notebooks, wore Tshirts with guns and pointed their fingers and went, ‘bang-bang’ all recess long.

Imagine the leftists going all faintified with the vapors.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

Or, at every Parent Teacher night at every school, every parent shows up carrying a weapon.

Libertyship46
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Libertyship46

But I’m sure that if he had a picture of Stalin or Mao on his laptop, the school would be just fine with that. Disgusting.

Octavian Jones
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Octavian Jones

But he did … he had a picture of a communist country, Yugoslavia. Kid should have been smarter to understand what he was glamorizing on the computer. Yugoslavia is a country that committed masacres. The rad star is what Che Guevera wears on his beret. General Patton has white satrs on his helmet the same like on the American flag.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

Shoot, Maobama’s slogan this last election was, “Forward.” It was also Hitler’s Motto and no one seemed to care.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

True.

John Smyth
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John Smyth

Libertyship46 – Thanks for clearing that up. Now I know why kids in school are taught American History of unions, gay and lesbian culture, community organizing and not about the how and why this nation came to be. You dare not mention guns were used to secure our independence and freedom, and you would be expelled for having a picture of a Continental soldier with a weapon. It’s just too scary and politically incorrect. But, without those guns, we’d all be speaking German today!

tinlizzieowner
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tinlizzieowner

Don’t forget, this is also ‘Black History Month’. wink wink

JoeMontana16
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JoeMontana16

But you can learn about a trannys struggle in the 6th grade now.

PatrickHenrysBody
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PatrickHenrysBody

There’s probably a computer desktop wallpaper for that.

Laurel
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Laurel

Don’t conform and you will be punished.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

Good luck with that punishment part. There are more of us than them and we are just getting started.

Laurel
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Laurel

I hope so.

And I also hope you know that was sarcasm…sort of. That is what the left is doing. It is what they always do. Punish, threaten, intimidate. Rage and anger always at the surface and always volatile.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

Yep, those are the signs of a dimwitted liberal. Now, when I get angry, or close to the point of violence I tend to go silent.

Laurel
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Laurel

Me too. My husband says that how he knows to run. My daughter says that when I’m not yelling she knows that it is deep kimchee time as well. wink

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

And every friend of mine, male and female knows that if we’re out in public and I start taking jewelry off like my watch and shove it in my front pocket to be prepared for a fight or threat headed in our direction that I’ve identified.

Funny, how once you’re taught to keep your eyes open for potential threats, you NEVER stop that practice. If you’re with me you don’t need to watch outboard. Just keep an eye on how I’m behaving.

Laurel
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Laurel

Thanks for the warning! smile

Nukeman60
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Nukeman60

I think that every student that has a background picture of Obama should be suspended. After all, that picture is ‘offensive’ and ‘threatening’ to our way of life.

Fair is fair.

Stewie
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Stewie

……punishment should be harsher than that. A gun can destroy a life, Dear Leader is destroying generations.

Sentinel
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Sentinel

Excellent!

Sentinel
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Sentinel

Spot on.

Orangeone
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Orangeone

I’d like to look at all the students’ school-issued laptops. I bet I could find something “offensive” on 100% of them. Unbelievable. Where is the ACLU re: 1st Amendment????? Crickets

clockwindingdown
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clockwindingdown

The schools rules on “Offensive” is very generic, according to the news broadcast. It would be interesting to see what their list of “Offensive” includes. The father should be suing the school and the teacher. The schools over reach and over reaction could label this student a “risk”. Meaning no acceptance into military, denial of a gun when of legal age to own, all due to a school that violates the students rights. There is no law against a picture of a gun. There is nothing “Offensive” about a symbol (gun) that has freed millions of people. The school and the teacher should be made to pay, they are the ones that need to be punished. They are the ones the broke the rules, by violating the students right. We need to hold the people that commit these crimes accountable, if we don’t who will? What lesson did the teacher,… Read more »

Orangeone
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Orangeone

I would find a pix or mention of Barky Boy offensive, wonder how many I would find on those laptops

clockwindingdown
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clockwindingdown

What if the photo was “O” shooting?

Orangeone
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Orangeone

The pus Skeet? So Twitter is a buzz with Skeet Gate :):):)

clockwindingdown
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clockwindingdown

I’d be interested in seeing how the school would have reacted had the picture been of the POTUS skeet shooting…

sjmom
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sjmom

Glad to see the young man’s suspension was lifted but he shouldn’t have been suspended in the first place. Guess he doesn’t have free speech rights though. Can’t help but wonder though if he had the hammer and sickle as his wallpaper would have been suspended or received an award?

Orangeone
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Orangeone

Reminds me of Scoop’s 6th graders assignment in TX post!

sjmom
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sjmom

My first thought as well which is why I posted the question.

Orangeone
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Orangeone

Wondered if that was where you were going smile

Orangeone
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Orangeone

Freinstein also needs to add gun cutouts on white paper. A little 5-year old was humiliated in front of class because she had one.

MiketheMarine
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MiketheMarine

Well, I propose we outlaw cars. They are very, very dangerous and kill about 100 times the number of people every year. Along with cheese cake. How DARE anyone eat cheese cake. The fools……..

{sarcasm off}

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