Scouts-L Mail Archive for February of 1999: Re: Packed up and Went home (Laser pointers)
Re: Packed up and Went home (Laser pointers)
Mon, 22 Feb 1999 22:26:39 -0500
Peter Farnham wrote:
> .... can someone clue me in on the dangers of laser pointers?
> I've not had this problem in my troop up to now, and would like to know
> what to say if it comes up.
I think I read the following here on Scouts-L some months ago...
SIGN ON THE WALL OF A PHYSICS LAB:
"Avoid looking at laser with remaining eye."
(Also, if you happen to live in a place as gun-happy as Miami, putting a
red dot on some stranger's chest may very well elicit a rather violent
In our Troop, they are seen as just plain irritating and pointless (no
pun intended) and are thus banned. No arguments, no excuses, no problem.
Eagle Dad & SA, Troop 10 - Miami
Webgod, Troop 10 & Hurricane District
SM Advisor, Philmont Cavalcade 626-CV, June, 1999. :-)