"Students who had been planning to walk across the stage at graduation
ceremonies this weekend were instead walking a picket line Thursday
morning," reports Dallas's WFAA-TV:
The Trimble Tech High School seniors marched in front of Fort Worth
Independent School District headquarters to protest Wednesday's decision by
trustees to bar students who failed the TAKS [Texas Assessment of Knowledge
and Skills] test from commencement exercises.
The photo accompanying the story shows a young lady carrying a sign that
reads LET ARE KIDS WALK. We don't know whether to laugh or cry.
No, neither do I...