"In Florida, in the heat and humidity. Windows down, vehicles parked on hot asphalt, with none to little shade. Some with little ones in the backseat locked in their car seats. Others with grandma or grandpa picking up their little grandchildren,…"
"Where are the parents? If the first night of the fair results in these kinds of actions. Why was the sheriff's department so ill prepared. It seems like the sheriff's department had a role in what happen at this event, as it is noted…"
"Fourteen year old children should not be at the fair with other fourteen year old children to watch over each other at night. Too many decisions may need to be made throughout the night by a child, which can result in tragedy.
Been to fairs…"
"Yes she should still be charged. As a possible deterrent to some unethical teachers that lack morals, but do not wish their actions known.
But the bigger question is, what is going on in our teaching colleges? Do they still teach ethics? Do they…"
"Thanks Shawn for the feedback on how this site moves subjects in and out of the front pages. I'm always open for factual explantions. It did seem odd before your reply, having seen subjects stay on the front page, with one or two…"
"I thought this site was for public discussions on issues of importance. But now this topic has been move off the front page after a very short time period, while other topics of little substance stayed for many days and sometime weeks.
"It seems like others have done a good job of explaining the Home School "option." Other than the first comment, which was stated with the opinion of removing a parent(s) consideration of "options."
"The question is why so many let others tell them how to live their lives. From the mundane, to the really important personal decisions of one life's travel.
Can't eat eggs, Then you can. Saccarine is bad, then it's ok. Coffee is bad,…"
"I would say this illness concern me more than probably any other when my children were young. As meningitis goes from healthy to deadly rapidily. First sign of a stiff neck and temperture, would be to have them bend their head toward toward…"
"Good Morning Jennifer,
I realize my comment was not very clear. My remark was purely generic in intent. I don't presume to be able to have gathered enough information on your's or the others that left very brief utterances on this story to…"
"We complain about being told where we can or can't charge charge a cell phone. Yet we are going to let the government and their bureaucrats dictate what kind of medical care we can have for our families and ourself. Reminds me of the…"
"You would need to check the laws. But if repeated stalking in person is a crime. Then repeated cyberstalking may also be. Both are bad behaviors, with emotional consequences to the victim. Nice people don't do those things. But we seem to be…"
"Repeated verbal attacks could be the answer, and the cyberstalking charge. As opposed to a few or singular verbal attack(s).
What I observed as more than young people being young people in this incident. Which means "stupid"…"
"Reply by MandyJay 23 hours ago
your extrapolations betray your own biases, not any agenda I espouse.
By inference as to your statement directed at me, most individuals would see that the writer condemns whatever biases that the writer is refering…"
"My extrapolations (i hope the spelling right, i'm using your example in my reply) may reveal my bias. Actually your point is a good catch. So "yes" I am bias as to my belief. It's not a "may."
"Your last comment then greatly suggest, that increasing public school spending is not what you feel is what is needed to teach the next generation. As parents "are" responsible for raising their young (taken from your…"