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Thread: What has this Country come to....banned words from student tests....

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    What has this Country come to....banned words from student tests....


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    Wussification of America folks.

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    WTF!!! Here is a list of words that are on the list to be banned.
    Here is the complete list of words that could be banned:

    Abuse (physical, sexual, emotional, or psychological)

    Alcohol (beer and liquor), tobacco, or drugs

    Birthday celebrations (and birthdays)

    Bodily functions

    Cancer (and other diseases)

    Catastrophes/disasters (tsunamis and hurricanes)

    Celebrities

    Children dealing with serious issues

    Cigarettes (and other smoking paraphernalia)

    Computers in the home (acceptable in a school or library setting)

    Crime

    Death and disease

    Divorce


    Evolution

    Expensive gifts, vacations, and prizes

    Gambling involving money

    Halloween

    Homelessness

    Homes with swimming pools

    Hunting

    Junk food

    In-depth discussions of sports that require prior knowledge

    Loss of employment

    Nuclear weapons

    Occult topics (i.e. fortune-telling)

    Parapsychology

    Politics

    Pornography

    Poverty

    Rap Music

    Religion

    Religious holidays and festivals (including but not limited to Christmas, Yom Kippur, and Ramadan)

    Rock-and-Roll music

    Running away

    Sex

    Slavery

    Terrorism

    Television and video games (excessive use)

    Traumatic material (including material that may be particularly upsetting such as animal shelters)

    Vermin (rats and roaches)

    Violence

    War and bloodshed

    Weapons (guns, knives, etc.)

    Witchcraft, sorcery, etc.

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    "Dinosaurs, the Post reports, were banned because they reference evolution, which fundamentalist students might not agree with. "


    Wait, there are really people that still don't believe in dinosaurs? They have clearly never caught a gar.

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    Also, this was a much better link on that same page:


    Houston Journalist Sarah Tressler Works As Stripper - ABC News

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    Good thing these people aren't policing this site.
    "There is only one thing wrong with a fishing day--its staggering brevity. If a man spent all his days fishing, life would seem to be a swift dream." Zane Grey

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    Quote Originally Posted by basstrack View Post
    Good thing these people aren't policing this site.
    They would have a heart attack at the things posted on this site.


    Russ

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    Quote Originally Posted by midnight5 View Post
    They would have a heart attack at the things posted on this site.


    Russ
    They would get an education is what they would get.

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    They are going to make these kids grow up with a warped sense of reality.


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    I think that's what they are after...

 

 

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