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While we're at it, has anyone noticed that YOU CAN'T REALLY ๐—จ๐—ฆ๐—˜ THE MIRROR WHEN IT'S COVERED WITH POST-IT NOTES?!?

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๐ด๐‘“๐‘ก๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘™, ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘กโ€™๐‘  ๐‘š๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘’ ๐‘–๐‘š๐‘๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘š: ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘Ž๐‘“๐‘“๐‘–๐‘Ÿ๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘ โ„Ž๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐ฝ๐‘’๐‘ ๐‘ข๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘› ๐‘˜๐‘–๐‘‘๐‘ 

I think we all know their answer.

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Conservative Christians will never pass up the opportunity to play the poor, persecuted victim of the godless left. It happens every time they are thwarted in their efforts to force their views on others. I can forgive this kid for thinking this was a great idea. Hopefully, she will mature enough she won't think it was a great idea ten years from now.

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Most schools would take issue with this type of thing, there are policies about getting permission to put up signs and displays. Permission and placements. Iโ€™m sure the janitor loves cleaning this bathroom, and if the janitor decided to take it down so they could do their job, there would be hell to pay.

Did she get permission? Could the school have guided her to a more diplomatic title like affirmation mirror? Is someone monitoring the notes? Because high schoolers are known for finding ways to be rebellious. I can see, especially now that the school is promoting this, a kid adding a note that isnโ€™t so affirming, possibly directed at a specific student.

The school can choose to have the prayer wall conform to displays policies without infringing on free speech, not doing so privileges Christianity. If they have one, and Iโ€™m almost certain they do. If the school is promoting the prayer mirror, then theyโ€™ve overstepped.

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The real problem is that the school promoted the โ€œPrayer / Affirmation Mirrorโ€ in the girlsโ€™ bathroom but completely ignored the โ€œSchool Sux and Principals R Dixโ€ mirror in the boysโ€™. Free speech is free speech.

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And once again, it's not about if god know you're praying or not, it's all about if other people know you're praying or not.

It's almost as if people think other people's notice is more important for prayer than god's.

Almost as if god's response isn't sufficient.

Odd, that.

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OT: There was a poster in my high school cafeteria that demonstrated how to do the Heimlich. The cartoon figure of the choking man bore a striking similarity to the HS principal. Except the principal wore glasses with distinctive rectangular lenses. Well, you can guessโ€ฆ.

Getting caught drawing glasses on poster guy became a serious detention-worthy infraction. Getting away with it (raises hand!) was a point of pride. That poster got replaced a lot.

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She had "wonderful intentions." Alas, she forgot what the road to her hell was paved with.

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I'd like to know where the idea for a prayer mirror came from. On the surface, this looks like a cute, uplifting gesture but that hides what appears to be more of a strategy to claim a space at school for Jesus. This feels like the kind of thing that an evangelical publishing company would print in a guide on how to evangelize at school and a zealous youth pastor would promote to teenagers. I have difficulty imagining a teenager coming up with this kind of thing without adult involvement.

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If she's allowed to do this, I can see it escalating into a turf war at Foley High School. Who owns the cafeteria? Who's got the gym?

Waddaya know? Jesus really did come as a sword to divide people and set them against each other.

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If it were anything but prayer, the school would have taken it down. Schools have rules about what can be posted on their property. I seem to recall several GSAs getting slapped with bureaucracy for wanting to put up positive LGBT themed postings.

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Maybe when Jesus said "pray in your closets", he meant the girl's bathroom?

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OT - The goosestepping never stops with DeNazi. I knew from the beginning he wanted his own private army.

๐ƒ๐ž๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ฌโ€™ ๐’๐ญ๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐†๐ฎ๐š๐ซ๐ ๐ฉ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ง๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐›๐š๐ญ-๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ง๐ข๐ง๐  ๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐ฉ๐š๐ง๐ฒ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ซ๐ž๐œ๐ซ๐ฎ๐ข๐ญ, ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ง ๐ฆ๐ž๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ

To recruit and train members of a civilian military force under his control, Gov. Ron DeSantisโ€™ administration has hired a company that specializes in combat training and lists as one of its instructors a former U.S. Navy SEAL accused of war crimes.

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The Florida company trains police and military members on tactical shooting, explosives and urban combat and is owned by a former Army green beret who supports the Republican governorโ€™s presidential campaign. The governor, the State Guard and the Florida Department of Military Affairs, which oversees the agreement, didnโ€™t respond to questions about the training services.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/desantis-state-guard-partners-with-combat-training-company-to-recruit-train-members/ar-AA1k69UI

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"With God, all things are possible."

He can't even defeat Satan, whom he created.

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