Kathie Cerveny (kathie@DELTA.EECS.NWU.EDU)
Wed, 13 Jul 1994 09:04:50 -0500
Our rules and regulations expressly forbid such initiations and/or hazing of ANY
kind (find the snipe). You acted properly and within the rules for the boys'
On the other hand, as a girl scout, at girl scout camp, I was subjected my 1st y
ear (and only year) to an intiation stunt (exlax in the pudding), and since I d
id not know about it, suffered all night long by running to the latrine! No --
40 years later I continue to remember it, and the embarrassment, and humiliati
on. I never went back!
I never did think it was funny! And I also never thought it made me a better Gi
rl Scout. Perhaps the same kind of thinking is behind our absolute rule on the
Thanks for watching out for all of your boys -- that is what a scout leader is a
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City