The. As if identifying as newly invented "genders" was not outlandish enough, indoctrinated and confused victims of government schools are now coming to class wearing tails, fake animal ears and . Who was Suzanne Morphew's brother David Moorman? This is definitely going on in schools. But the narrative that schools would indulge students in this fashion has a much darker underbelly. We have excellent schools here. Some people laughed at how absurd it is that school kids are supposedly going around claiming to be animals. A TikTok user, whose account name is @crazynamebridgetmichael, explains in the video. Digital IDs were given to residents in East Palestine, Ohio, to track long term health problems like difficulty breathing before the Feb. 3 train derailment. Supposedly, a female student was identifying as a cat. Some go to conventions dressed as their favorite superheroes. American journalist Jack Posobiec was arrested at World Economic Forum., The Uvalde, Texas, mass shooter was an illegal alien.. It doesn't make sense," she added. In Wisconsin, several school districts debunked the claim, the AP reported. We live in a conservative area of North Florida and A LOT of kids in our local middle school are furries. An Iowa newspaper reported some students in a small town in their state identified as cats. document.getElementById( "ak_js_1" ).setAttribute( "value", ( new Date() ).getTime() ); ***The Iowa Standard is an independent media voice. As usual, left-wing ideologues have created larger societal problems by refusing to address the main issue. She said the issue gained attention on social media once people started sharing photos and videos of the feline costumes and behavior, "I started getting videos and messages from kids, and I said, 'Ok, Im going to post this so parents know whats going on.'". This isnt a real thing. Good question! 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Yet her intelligence level doesnt change the fact that mental health issues require treatment, not derision. Obviously, this is the influence of some subculture or movement where it is necessary to behave like an animal. "Our community needs to understand that the agenda that is being pushed through our schools, in my opinion, is somewhat nefarious when it comes to some of the activities.". What in the world is happening? Midland Public Schools was accused of installing litter boxes in the restrooms for students "who identify as cats" to use. 2023, Hearst Television Inc. on behalf of WLWT-TV. "I will do some more investigation," she added. Just when I thought school couldn't get any weirder, "I'm all for creativity and imagination but when someone lives in a fantasy world and expects other people to go along I have a problem with that.". I'm a real-life furry and my lifestyle is no dirty 'cat litter box' joke. Not only that, but for you to also identify them as cats. If they are not claimed within 72 hours, they need to be euthanized. As well as corroboration from a superintendent, principal or teacher who can say this is happening in their district. Parents and school folk need to put their paws (feet) down and get real. First, there was the news of Bruce Jenner transitioning to become Caitlyn Jenner. I've got to rant for a minute," the teacher says in a short TikTok video. WATCH: New Buddy Wildlife Documentary Premieres On PITB! Published Jan 24, 2022. News 6 reported that, much like in the U.S., Australian lawmakers picked up on another Murdoch-owned newspaper's claim that an eighth-grade private school student in Melbourne "identifies as a cat, and as long as she does her school work, the school is supporting her assumed identity": The sourcing for this claim "a source close the . A furry. A grandmother of a student reported that a crew of kids dressed as cats has been hissing and scratching at others. Comments above just about cover it. I had NEVER heard of this and was just made aware of it this afternoon Furry influencers on TikTok are bringing the long-misunderstood subculture to a whole new generation. Many people are doing what amounts to an experiment on these young people without telling them its an experiment. It is very unfortunate that this rumor has been spread over the last several weeks.. March 3, 2022. There have never been litter boxes within MPS schools. This group of fussy felines has apparently made life difficult for this grandmother's grandchildren. These kids are already an astronomical risk for adverse mental health outcomes and suicidal ideation, Crow said. Kim Reynolds and some GOP lawmakers are trying again to funnel a significant share of education dollars to private and religious schools. ', "Let me be clear in this communication. It's actually happening. I didnt realize theyre still making new episodes of Family Guy. The parent goes on to suggest this is part of a larger "agenda" nationwide. ", The post was later edited to add, "I have no litter box proof. For those of us who subscribe to neither ideology, the whole thing is another sad example of the polarization that is destroying the US, the same divisive talk amplified by platforms like Twitter and Facebook. There is documentation of bull sharks in the Great Lakes. What do you do to bullies who cause a kid to kill themself? In another video, the author scrolls through TikTok and YouTube reels featuring her "little rant. ' she said in the TikTok video. "Kids who identify as 'furries' get a litter box in the school bathroom. Its a lot easier to weather calls for cancellation when youve been around for 20 years, youve made billions for your parent company and you have a contract that keeps you on TV for years yet. When I read such news, I ask myself if the advent of the Internet was a good event. 5:55 Rumours about litter boxes in schools for students identifying as cats are false, Norbert Carpenter tells CBC News: Compass host Steve Bruce Litter boxes will not be put in schools on. Supposedly this is real. Go to the bathroom in a toilet and flush. As for this particular subject, I have thoroughly looked into the viral stories about schools accommodating students who identify as cats, and theyve all turned out to be rumors or hoaxes. The grandmother is urging parents and family members to attend the Meade County School Board meeting on Sept. 14 to request further action. Nebraska's Bruce Bostelman apologises for repeating rumor that schools accommodating children who self-identify as cats Associated Press Tue 29 Mar 2022 10.47 EDT First published on Tue 29 Mar . It looks like it isnt just happening in Iowa, thankfullyI guess? The same falsehood also circulated in an Iowa district, and a congressional candidate in Texas tweeted that school cafeteria tables were being "lowered" to accommodate students identifying as . CARROLL, Iowa - Rumors are going around in one Iowa town that the school district is allowing students who identify as animals to use litter boxes in bathrooms. Third, they need to take their de-worming pills and dont forget their flea and ticket collars. "And now schools are wanting to put litter boxes in the schools for these . Youre literally following a rumor mill. Editor Kathie Obradovich has been covering Iowa government and politics for more than 30 years, most recently as political columnist and opinion editor for the Des Moines Register. Primary source evidence proves the claim to be false. "At the December 20 Board of Education meeting, a community member addressed the Board of Education. Theres a lot of chatter that there is a girl at West that identifies as a furry and the school board is debating on whether to install a litter box for her. The story was made up by the TikTok user, who later posted an update expressing her disappointment at how "fake news" is made and affirming that she was not fired. This is true in many states including the one in which I live (Tennessee). In Iowa, an unsourced, anonymous reportclaimed that school boards were considering placing litter boxes in the bathrooms, while a Canadian public school director took to the mediato connect similar rumors in his . In Michigan, a school superintendent also sent an email to parents to say the claim was false, after a parent stated it publicly at a school board meeting that garnered more than 80,000 views on YouTube. A couple of weeks ago we received an email. I go through life being a cat - it's just who I am." "It all started in high school, I have always been into cats, I mean that's where my name came from. No. Kentucky school district: Students are dressing and acting like cats, For Iowa Republicans, its all about the kids, except when its not, Iowa school board member gets ripped for saying public education is 'not to teach kids what parents want. Sign up now to get the Washington Examiners breaking news and timely commentary delivered right to your inbox. I know what my folks would have done if I had notions like that. A doctor at the Mayo Clinic is misdiagnosing pregnancies of Trump supporters so they have abortions. Go to the bathroom in a toilet and flush. This is saying that kids who; Identify as cats, meow in class, and demand litter-boxes in the bathrooms, arent normal. We did not find any credible news reports that say schools are providing litter boxes. Clark's buzzer-beating three sends #6 Iowa past #2 Indiana 86-85. (Read more about our partnership with Facebook.). It all ended in a big fight that caused massive property damage to the school. If your child thinks they are a cat or a dog then you failed as a parent. The litter box canard also serves another political purpose: Trying to scare parents. No wonder they get confused, self conscious, low self esteem, and a lot more negative issues. First, contact the humane society for not having a valid animal license and not wearing a tag. I dont take a political position and will not, as its important for all cat lovers to feel comfortable reading the site and participating in discussions. We were told there are students allowed to wear cat ears and tails while other students cannot even wear a hat. Answering the Left: But do you know any gay people? Brogan, Dylan. Dr. Paul McHugh, former psychiatrist-in-chief and director of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at Johns Hopkins University Hospital (and current distinguished professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences), echoed this sentiment when discussing the medical field and transgender people. I believe we have a student who identifies as a cat. I understand that children do this because they want attention and don't know how to behave. Sorry, not a known recognizable language. Theyre identifying as animals. 801 3rd St. S I first did not believe it when my granddaughter told me about this. "This is still a problem. We did not find any credible news reports that support the claim. District of Columbia But thats beyond the scope of this blog, which is to celebrate cats, have a laugh and occasionally put the spotlight on animal welfare. This world is nuts, man. He said the costumes violate the school dress code: "A small number of Meade County High School students have violated the dress code policy during the early part of the school year. You can also support us on PayPal at. Then I hear 'meow!' Being too OPC is retarded. A Facebook post says schools are putting litter boxes in bathrooms to accommodate kids who identify as furries. A recent story out of small-town Iowa was getting lots of twitters and titters: The Carroll school superintendent sent out an email to parents to knock down a false rumor that there were litter boxes in school bathrooms to accommodate students who "identify" as cats. This week, on the same day Iowa Capital Dispatch published the Carroll litter box story, lawmakers were debating bills to ban transgender girls participation on womens sports teams and throw educators in jail for making obscene literature available to students. by Kathie Obradovich, Iowa Capital Dispatch February 14, 2022. Supposedly, a female student was identifying as a cat. Everyone Practices Cancel Culture | Opinion, Deplatforming Free Speech is Dangerous | Opinion. The false claim nevertheless gained traction after being shared by Meshawn Maddock, the Michigan Republican Party Co-Chair.