There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
Rather than armed National Guardsman, perhaps the laws should be changed to allow teachers to be armed (sounds like the this teacher, a non-active duty Marine, would have been more than capable of handling himself).
Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength - Henry Ward Beecher
Baby sister, I was born game and I intend to go out that way - Rooster Cogburn
I managed to slightly piss off my wife on the way to work by mentioning the ex-Marine teacher should have been CC..
Her retort was "give me a break, shoot a kid in front of kids".
My counter was "yes, I would prefer to see the teacher draw and drop the student who is firing a gun at students"..
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