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School Confiscates Cupcakes Decorated with Toy Soldiers

Dramamama Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 10:33 AM
Absolutely insane! Really, a 3rd grader is being classified with a nut job devil who shot innocent children? Where is common sense these days? I would probably move my kid from this school! Do you really want these folks brainwashing your 8 year old to believe ANYTHING with a soldier or gun is bad? No, I teach and we are NOT this stupid!

A Michigan elementary school is defending its decision to confiscate a third-graders batch of homemade cupcakes because the birthday treats were decorated with plastic green Army soldiers.

Casey Fountain tells me that the principal of his son's elementary school called the cupcakes "insensitive" -- in light of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.

"It disgusted me," he said. "It's vile they lump true American heroes with psychopathic killers."

Fountain's wife made a batch of 30 chocolate cupcakes for their son Hunter's classmates at Schall Elementary School in the town of Caro. The 9-year-old helped decorate the treats with...