The Airing of Grievances
Wednesday, September 29, 2004
Some Champipplin' for the Chil'rens
Now, I personally do not see a big problem with letting our youth get started early (after all, the "kiddies" are permitted to vote and die for their country before they can legally have a few sips), but this is just a wee bit ridiculous:
"Dear Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade Parents:Go here to see the full letter.
"It is with great regret that I tell you that your child may have been exposed to alcohol today at lunch," said the missive signed by Alexander Harvey IV, head of the private Alexandria Country Day School.
It was tequila and margarita mix, to be precise, left in the refrigerator in a pitcher and mistaken for limeade by kitchen staff, who poured it into small cups and served it to children as a lunch treat, he wrote.