Brickbat: Big Bear

California's Monterey Peninsula Unified School District has barred students from wearing any clothing with the California flag, maps of the state, bears, the NorCal star or any references to the Bay Area. School officials say police warned them those symbols may now be associated with gangs.

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  • Pincersofpower||

    Just let the whole state break off and sink already...

  • ||

    "California is like an artificial limb the rest of the country doesn't really need. You can quote me on that."

    Saul Bellow

  • fish||

    Hey....! I haven't left yet!

    gimme a moment.

  • Live Free or Diet||

    School officials say police warned them those symbols may now be associated with gangs.

    Wait until gangs start wearing pants and shoes!

  • db||

    Can't wait for the day when wearing non-saggy pants is a gang sign.

  • Mickey Rat||

    And the gang's leader is codenamed "Moonbeam".

    I presume the Police are not allowed in uniform in the schools now.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    ...those symbols may now be associated with gangs.

    Those gangs are very dangerous. Among other things, they've been known to vote in politicians who overtax, overregulate the gangs and who are collaborating with rival gangs of the public sector variety.

  • ||

    Maybe the district should institute school uniforms, maybe orange jumpsuits?

  • MappRapp||

    Sometimes man, you jsut have to roll with it. WOw.

  • Matrix||

    They most certainly are symbols associated with gangs. So is the American flag. The biggest and most powerful gang of all is the government goon squad.

  • Bardas Phocas||

    Is the gang nicknamed 'CHiPS'?

  • db||

    I'd start wearing NCR flag t-shirts instead. Same kind of gang.


  • Brandybuck||

    I was so disappointed I never got to fight any two-headed yao guai.

  • creech||

    Sure it is gang-related. Isn't that the flag that flies over the statehouse in Sacramento?

  • Sevo||

    I heard clothing is associated with gangs.


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