Monday, January 25, 2010

School Bans Dictionary

 

School Bans Dictionary « FreeRangeKids

Local Article

 

A public school has Banned, The dictionary

yes the dictionary

Dear Christ, what is wrong with people

a mother complained that the dictionary contained a definition of “oral Sex”  this is

Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Edition (published in 1994)

and it is now banned from the school district.  I can’t believe what this world is coming to, it just boggles the mind that schools are getting away with this.  You know what, yes I don’t want them showing porn in a 5th grade classroom, but a literal, medical, dictionary definition of “oral sex” is not going to corrupt our kids.