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    Wow. There are none in Maryland. I'm kinda surprised.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rorschach View Post
    We should simply scrap the names of ALL schools, and call them by number, as the Russians do.

    Also, eliminate ALL school mascots, as they might offend someone, somewhere, somehow.
    Or New York.
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    Do you think Mexico has a school named "Hernan Cortez"? Does Peru call any street "Calle Pizarro"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Claudius the God View Post
    Do you think Mexico has a school named "Hernan Cortez"? Does Peru call any street "Calle Pizarro"?
    Benedict Arnold High...

    John Wilkes Booth Elementary.

    James Earl Ray Middle School
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    Quote Originally Posted by Claudius the God View Post
    Do you think Mexico has a school named "Hernan Cortez"? Does Peru call any street "Calle Pizarro"?
    https://www.facebook.com/Colegio-Her...0387995681389/

    https://kekanto.com.pe/ruas/lm/lima/...ncisco-pizarro

    though, to be sure, the last is an avenue in Lima.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DebateDrone View Post
    Benedict Arnold High...

    John Wilkes Booth Elementary.

    James Earl Ray Middle School
    Don't forget Lee Harvey Oswald Tech and Timothy McVeigh University.

    Edit: McVeigh was another one of those guys just like the comic book character, The Punisher....
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    Quote Originally Posted by DebateDrone View Post
    Or New York.
    Are New York schools "numbered?"

    That would make the most sense, and remove ALL controversy.

    Perhaps name them for the neighborhood/subdivision/part of town they are in, but....sometimes, people can even argue over that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DebateDrone View Post
    Name one. Name a Confederate General that went on to do great things for all mankind.
    Mr. Drone,

    Robert E Lee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rorschach View Post
    Are New York schools "numbered?"

    That would make the most sense, and remove ALL controversy.

    Perhaps name them for the neighborhood/subdivision/part of town they are in, but....sometimes, people can even argue over that.
    PS...105 is in the Bronx. There are other PS...Public Schools all over NY.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kallie Knoetze View Post
    Mr. Drone,

    Robert E Lee.
    His 5 years as a college President do not qualify as "doing great things for all mankind"
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