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School Confiscates Cupcakes Decorated with Toy Soldiers

tibby2 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 11:15 AM
Schools having become the training grounds for the easily offended. No wonder we are graduating a nation of thin-skinned wimps. It is those thin-skinned wimps that turn to violence, not those who have been taught about liberty and respect for Constitutional principles.

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...