Riding To The Rescue Of HISD's Pot-Smoking Image
The bad news: Another Houston teacher has been busted for pot.
The good news: Let's look at the media alert from interim spokesman Norm Uhl --
Based on an anonymous tip, HISD PD's K-9 unit searched the parking lot at Woodson MS. One teacher has been arrested for possession of marijuana. I am on my way to the scene now.
Quick, Robin!! To the Spin-Mobile!!
Actually, Uhl's a nice guy who responds quickly to media questions, even nasty ones. And we're sure he's desperate to head off any TV stories about the "drug epidemic" among HISD teachers.
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We just have a hard time seeing him racing to the scene of the crime, ready to save the day.
And -- as we've stipulated before -- any adult who spends all day dealing with hormone-crazed middle schoolers has got a pass as far as we're concerned when it comes to their relaxation methods.
-- Richard Connelly
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