Monday, March 4, 2013

Pennsylvania Schools Put on Lockdown Because of Fresh Prince Theme

In a more surreal piece of news related to our talk regarding institutions created to solve a problem (in this case, gun control), a Pennsylvania school receptionist caused a county-wide school lock-down when she misunderstood the lyrics "shooting some b-ball outside the school" as "shooting some people outside the school" when listening to a student's voice mail rendition of the Fresh Prince theme. The student, who, ironically, was in his school's guidance counselor office at the time, was taken into custody by the police, but then later released when the police realized he was just imitating the song.

Check out the Post's full article here.

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