• The aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed, and clamouring for safety, by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. - H.L. Mencken

Taser proposal for Qld schools

Leaked document leaves politicians red-faced over tasers for teachers idea
Queensland teachers would be given Taser stun guns to control unruly students under a leaked State Opposition draft policy.

What an excellent proposal... Let's give sadist teachers the ability and authority to electrocute their students. That'll teach them to fail to enjoy the public schooling experience. We'll just have to hope they don't die in the process