The Pre-K lunch story from Hoke County has been super-sized into a life of its own, and the umbilical cord connecting it with reality has been severed. Far from being an example of big government intrusion, the incident is really an example of the unintended consequences of short sighted shrinking of government, and de-regulation.
From our “George III wouldn’t have done this to you” files: RAEFORD — A preschooler at West Hoke Elementary School ate three chicken nuggets for lunch Jan. 30 because a state employee told her the lunch her mother packed was not nut... Read Post
SACRIFICED: Teacher Suspended Over Chicken Nugget Incident: School district official says substituting a preschooler’s lunch was against district policy. “It remains unclear why the teacher’s actions violated district policy. State ... Read Post
From Fox North Carolina. Excerpt: A Hoke County preschooler was fed chicken nuggets for lunch because a state worker felt that her homemade lunch did not have enough nutritional value, according to a report by the Carolina Journal. ... Read Post