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School Confiscates Cupcakes Decorated with Toy Soldiers

Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 4:40 PM
ARCHIE....please provide a substantive and comprehensive definition of 'PEACE' and elaborate the strategies and tactics whereby you wil effect such 'peace'. HINT: Peace is generally recognized within a nation-state as being so robust militarily and so committed socially and morally....that no other nation will EFF with you. Feel free to expound on that position and/or provide an alternative from history which either confirms or denies said definition. This will make up 100% of your grade/

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...