A Very Costly Kiss: Senior Denied Diploma

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    For teens, there is no greater joy than graduating high school. Shaking off the shackles of education and claiming that hard-fought diploma is truly an epic day. Unfortunately, for several students at Bonny Eagle High School in Maine, their natural exuberance has led to some surprisingly serious problems.
    On Friday night, when the senior class was waiting to graduate, excitement began to grow. Students bounced a large inflatable rubber duck. The noise level rose. And then came "the kiss." When called, one student walked on stage to receive his diploma and blew a kiss to his family. The school administrator, clearly not the sentimental sort, sent the student back to his seat ... sans diploma.
    The seemingly harsh punishment has sent the Web all aflutter. Searches on "student denied diploma" and "bonny eagle high school" are both through the roof. Additionally, blogs and news papers are chiming in with opinions on whether or not the administration overreacted. The student's mother has given interviews and is quite upset at her son's treatment. According to an article from Fox News the outraged mother said, "A bow, a kiss to your mom is not misbehavior."
    But the administrators feel they were just enforcing the rules that students agreed to. At a meeting following the debacle, school superintendent Suzanne Lukas said that "if a student doesn't adhere to the expectations, then the consequences are clearly spelled out."
    This isn't the first time that rambunctious (dare we say "fun"?) behavior affected a graduation ceremony at Bonny Eagle. "Four years ago we had some issues with silly string and beach balls," said Lukas.
     
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    I am sure that university thanked some other college / university in India for helping them making the rules. Satyabhama or something like that ? ?

    And kiss, I thought he kissed some girl. So a kiss to a family member is a big crime ? ?

    This is in USA ! WOW, unbelievable. Is this really a confirmed news ? ?
     
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    ^^
    i too thought that at first, but when i open news he is giving flying kiss to family.
    That too in USA
     
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    US is getting boring , INDIA is improving :lol:
     
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    ^^ yea we our improving.. :lol: have you checked today's news ? woman raped a man :lol:
     
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    ^^
    :lol:. Which News paper?
     
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    Yeah, I think Satyabhama's faculty is part of that school :p
     
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    Which news paper???:D:D:D
     
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