Boyz to Men

Many a wholesome life-lesson has been learned by participating in the Scouts (either gender). This week’s Odd News is about a nature hike gone horribly wrong and a lesson this Boy Scout troop will never forget. Headline: Cub Scouts’ Hike Leads to Nude Beach Some might say this is a story of over reaction. One… Read More Boyz to Men

ABC 123

We’re back to the Land of Ed for this week’s Odd News. Recently, a jury found a teacher guilty of felonious lesson planning. This case sets a new legal precedence for government intervention in the schools and strikes at the very heart of academic freedom. Headline: Teacher Convicted of Showing High School Class Violent Movie… Read More ABC 123

Canned Response

This week’s odd news is about a school principal fighting back against school violence. Headline: Principal: Let Students Hurl Canned Food at  Intruders  The principal at Burns Middle School thinks lockdown procedures practiced by most schools are too passive. Instead of hiding, she wants students to throw weaponized canned vegetables at armed intruders. A letter home… Read More Canned Response