Posts Tagged With: parenting

Dad Shoots Teen’s Laptop Over Facebook Post, Puts Video on YouTube

Well…this is one way for adults to leverage the power of YouTube. Still trying decide if this is a story appropriate to share with students… [EF]

The disgruntled teenage daughter of a tech-savvy, gun-toting father just got a very public lesson in respecting one’s elders.

“That right there is your laptop,” the father, named Tommy Jordan, says in a YouTube video while pointing a video camera at a computer laying in a patch of dirt and grass. “This right here is my .45,” he says, moving a pistol into the frame.

He cocks the weapon and shoots nine exploding hollow-point rounds into the laptop.

Okay, rewind.

FULL ARTICLE:  Dad Shoots Teen’s Laptop Over Facebook Post, Puts Video on YouTube.

POST SOURCE: Ross Crocket on 21st Century Fluency Project Sardine Blog.

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Amy Chua’s ‘Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother’

Check out Janet Maslin’s review of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother along with other links…

Amy Chua’s ‘Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother’ – Review – NYTimes.com.

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