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IS THIS FUNNY OR SAD.. YOU DECIDE

It is amazing how times change.  We think we are moving forward... but are we?  What are your thoughts?

SCHOOL IN 1957 VERSES 2009


Scenario :
Jack goes rabbit shooting before school, pulls into school parking lot with rifle in gun rack.

1957 -
Vice Principal comes over, looks at Jack's rifle,  goes to his car and gets his rifle & chats with Jack about guns.

2009 -
School goes into lock down, Star Force called, Jack hauled off to jail and never sees his truck or gun again.. Counsellors called in for traumatized students and teachers.

Scenario
:
Johnny and Mark get into a fistfight after school.

1957 -
Crowd gathers. Mark wins.  Johnny and Mark shake hands and end up buddies.

2009 -
Police called, arrests Johnny and Mark.   Charge them with assault, both expelled even though Johnny started it. Both children go to anger management programs for 3 months... School board hold meeting to impliment bullying prevention programs

Scenario
:
Robbie won't be still in class, disrupts other students.

1957 -
Robbie sent to office and given 6 of the best by the Principal.  Returns to class, sits still and does not disrupt class again.

2009 -
Robbie given huge doses of Ritalin. Becomes a zombie. Tested for ADD. Robbie's parents get fortnightly disability payments and School gets extra funding from state because Robbie has a disability.

Scenario
:
Billy breaks a window in his neighbor's car
and his Dad gives him a whipping with his belt.

1957 -
Billy is more careful next time, grows up normal, goes to college, and becomes a successful businessman.

2009 -
Billy's dad is arrested for child abuse. Billy removed to foster care and joins a gang. State psychologist tells Billy's sister that she remembers being abused herself and their dad goes to prison.
 
Scenario
:
Mark gets a headache and takes some aspirin to school.


1957 -
Mark gets glass of water from Principal to take aspirin with.

2009 -
Police called, Mark expelled from school for drug violations. Car searched for drugs and weapons.  

Scenario
:
Pedro fails high school English.


1957 -
Pedro goes to summer school, passes English and goes to college.

2009 -
Pedro's cause is taken up by state.  Newspaper articles appear nationally explaining that teaching English as a requirement for graduation is racist.    AFRE files class action lawsuit against state school system and Pedro's English teacher. English banned from core curriculum.        Pedro given diploma anyway but ends up mowing lawns for a living because he cannot speak English.  

Scenario
:
Johnny takes apart leftover firecrackers from Guy Fawkes,
puts them in a model airplane paint bottle, blows up a bullant nest.

1957 -
Ants die.

2009-
State Police, Star Force, Federal Police & Anti-terrorism Squad called.  Johnny charged with  domestic terrorism, Feds investigate parents, siblings removed from home, computers confiscated.  Johnny's Dad goes on a terror watch list and is never allowed to fly again.

Scenario
:
Johnny falls while running during recess and scrapes his knee.
He is found crying by his teacher, Mary .   Mary hugs him to comfort him.

1957 -
In a short time, Johnny feels better and goes on playing.

2009 -
Mary is accused of being a sexual predator and loses her job. She faces 3 years in Prison.  Johnny undergoes 5 years of therapy.



This should be sent to every e-mail address
to show how stupid we have become!!!

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Valerie Osterhoudt is a Cromwell Connecticut Residential Realtor who can assist you with the purchase and/or sale of real estate in the Middlesex County of CT, which includes Cromwell, Rocky Hill, Berlin, Middletown, Wethersfield, Newington, as well as all other surrounding areas.  Please visit me at www.Cromwellrealestate.com for all your relocation and/or local needs.  

For real estate.. all you need to know, is VALERIEO  

If you're thinking about buying a home in Cromwell CT area, there are plenty of great buys in today's market.  There is no better time than now to take advantage of these homes while interest rates remain at an all time low.  For more information on Cromwell CT real estate's homes and/or condos please visit Johnson Real Estate to access the newest listings.

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