Re: Please read! (mail read out-loud)
Bill Wheeler (wwheeler@BUFFNET.NET)
Fri, 7 Jun 1996 18:40:45 -0700
Signe Rogers wrote:
> At 10:38 AM 6/7/96 GMT, you wrote:
> >During the week of JLT whenever a staff member gets mail
> >during roll call, they have to read aloud whatever mail they
> >get to the rest of the troop.
> As a parent I find the practice of forcing anyone to read their mail
> out loud apalling. Mail as I was taught to understand is private, and
> this is a gross invasion of privacy!
> One of my own children was forced to undergo this type of hazing
I think hazing is the operative word here.....
> If a person chooses to share mail that is one thing - but to make it a
>rule that mail is read aloud in front of everyone is wrong.
> Signe Rogers
On this one I have to add my two cents, I agree with Signe 100%.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City