scouts-l Mail Archive for May of 2000: Re: Eagle Scout suspended (rant alert)
Mike Malone (fogeyman@BIGFOOT.COM
Wed May 31 2000 - 09:57:51 CDT
You know, there is one facet of this issue that I think we're all missing.
Outside of the cell phone issue, the school administration abviously looks
upon axes and knives as weapons. But in Scouting, they are tools.
Personally, when I see an ax, I see a TOOL.
I wonder if the school administration made perfectly clear what constitutes
Perhaps Scouting taught this young man so well that he didn't even consider
those items weapons, and didn't think twice about leaving them in his
Training Staff, Sioux District, GSLAC
Troop Committee, Troop 329, Poplar Bluff, MO