The PennLUG Forum
Welcome to PennLUG Forums! Please login or register. While registering please make sure to select YES on Newsletter so you can emails for dates and time.
Google Calendar
Latest topics
» BrickTracks Kickstarter
by danny316p Sat Jul 14, 2018 2:46 pm

» New, geographically inconvenient Lego fan
by DavidM Sun Jul 01, 2018 7:47 pm

» Introduction
by danny316p Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:27 pm

» PennLUG Club Member Information Survey.
by danny316p Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:24 pm

» Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, Trolley Fair, June 23rd and 24th 2018
by Cale Fri May 04, 2018 2:31 am

» New(ish) member
by ruxtpin Sun Feb 25, 2018 9:01 am

» LEGO Ship Building Contest March 3rd 2018
by maarek Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:49 pm

» New Member
by RaritanFan Sun Feb 18, 2018 9:03 am

» New Member Request
by RaritanFan Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:17 am

» New Member Request
by sharky17 Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:41 am

» New to the group
by maarek Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:46 pm

» HO-scale General Store
by Kreativ Snail Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:34 am

» LEGO ad campaign opportunity
by Brickadier General Sun Sep 10, 2017 8:46 pm

» LEGO Play Ball tour
by danny316p Sun Aug 20, 2017 1:56 pm

» Introductions
by Cale Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:08 pm

» new membership request
by Cale Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:07 pm

» Joining the fun
by Brianb Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:03 pm

» PFx Brick email
by maarek Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:54 am

» Videos talked about yesterday
by danny316p Sun Mar 05, 2017 3:08 pm

» LEGOLAND┬« Discovery Center Philadelphia Opening in Spring!
by danny316p Sun Mar 05, 2017 2:47 pm

Dangerous Lego ?!?!?!? ZT stupidity.

Go down

Dangerous Lego ?!?!?!? ZT stupidity.

Post  Kreativ Snail on Thu Feb 11, 2010 7:36 am

Here is a report of a kid getting in big trouble for having Lego at school. My fave comment is that IF the gun "is a gun", the the Policeman minifig "is a Policeman", and would therefore legally be allowed to have the gun.
Kreativ Snail
BLUE 2x4 Brick
BLUE 2x4 Brick

Female Posts : 1108
Join date : 2009-12-13
Age : 56
Location : Snailtopia

Back to top Go down

Re: Dangerous Lego ?!?!?!? ZT stupidity.

Post  maarek on Thu Feb 11, 2010 11:14 am

LOL Wow, I read it to my wife she thought it was over the top reaction, but there is a zero tolerance policy in schools. He probably should've been told nicely to put it away and that it's not appropriate for school.

But I remember when we had show and tell and brought in weapons and swords and stuff, lol times have changed.

~Jim Catagnus
aka Maarek
pirat PennLUG Website & Social Media Strategos pirat

Male Posts : 447
Join date : 2009-12-14
Age : 38
Location : Quakertown, PA

Back to top Go down

Re: Dangerous Lego ?!?!?!? ZT stupidity.

Post  LEGO Dog on Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:41 pm

If this isn't a repeat, then this is the second time in recent months that LEGO and guns in school have been an issue. I wish the folks writing these articles would do their homework and realize that these infractions aren't actually LEGO guns. They are action figure guns and LEGO minifigures. I think it's time that TLG made some kind of statement that these don;t represent their products. These teachers and principles should be taken out of authority as well for wasting the time of the public and unwarranted abuse on kids. I don;t know maybe it's just me getting worked up on hearing LEGO and guns again...

2x4 Brick
2x4 Brick

Male Posts : 664
Join date : 2009-12-14
Age : 48
Location : Coatesville, PA

Back to top Go down

dangerous lego stupidity

Post  Guest on Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:23 pm

I remember seeing that article, however, I also remember getting detention in third grade for saying 'bam you're dead, ha' as part of a dialouge while playing with lego cowboys from the western theme. As a side note, when I saw the article the gun in question was not lego.


Back to top Go down

Re: Dangerous Lego ?!?!?!? ZT stupidity.

Post  Sponsored content

Sponsored content

Back to top Go down

Back to top

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum