Free Republic
Browse · Search
General/Chat
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Teacher's Racist and Homophobic Rant in Classroom
liveleak ^ | liveleak

Posted on 02/02/2013 10:45:29 PM PST by Morgana

Bob GrishamROGERSVILLE — School district officials are investigating allegations that a Lauderdale County High School teacher made slurs in the presence of students regarding first lady Michelle Obama and gays. Superintendent Jennifer Gray confirmed the investigation concerns the school’s head football coach, Bob Grisham, who also teaches driver’s education and psychology.

The investigation includes a 1-minute, 24-second audiotape of Grisham asking who knows who is behind the 600-calorie school lunch.

“Fat butt Michelle Obama,” he said. “Look at her. She looks like she weighs 185 or 190. She’s overweight.”

Male voices interject comments during the discussion, at one point referring to Michelle Obama as a “fat gorilla.”

Later in the tape, Grisham referred to the U.S. as going in the “wrong direction” and tells the students they can “get pissed off at me or not. You can go tell the principal, call the superintendent and tell her. I don’t believe in queers. I don’t like queers, I don’t hate them as a person, but what they do is wrong and an abomination against God.”The tape was reportedly recorded by a student Monday and took place on school campus during the school day.

Grisham told the TimesDaily on Wednesday afternoon he misspoke.“I misspoke in a debate-type situation,” he said. “I have no hatred toward anyone or any group. People that know my heart, they know that.”

Gray said a link to the audio recording was sent to her in an email.“It’s an unfortunate situation, and we hope to clear this up as soon as possible,” Gray said.

(Excerpt) Read more at liveleak.com ...


TOPICS: Chit/Chat
KEYWORDS: arth; fearlessleader; homosexualagenda; lavendermafia; obama; playtheracecard; secretpolice
Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last

1 posted on 02/02/2013 10:45:44 PM PST by Morgana
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: Morgana


2 posted on 02/02/2013 10:55:14 PM PST by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: JoeProBono

Joe!!! Even the boob belt????


3 posted on 02/02/2013 10:58:30 PM PST by Morgana (This space for rent.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

Once, just once, I wish someone would say “I did not misspeak, I meant what I said”


4 posted on 02/02/2013 10:59:32 PM PST by icwhatudo (Low taxes and less spending in Sodom and Gomorrah is not my idea of a conservative victory)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: All

What’s the issue?


5 posted on 02/02/2013 11:00:05 PM PST by rockrr (Everything is different now...)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: icwhatudo

“I don’t believe in queers. I don’t like queers, I don’t hate them as a person, but what they do is wrong and an abomination against God.”

Absolutely nothing wrong with that statement and I agree 100%.

and BTW, I did not miss-post and I meant what I wrote.


6 posted on 02/02/2013 11:01:35 PM PST by icwhatudo (Low taxes and less spending in Sodom and Gomorrah is not my idea of a conservative victory)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies]

To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Morgana.
...the investigation concerns the school’s head football coach, Bob Grisham, who also teaches driver’s education and psychology.
Of course, it's probably Drunk Driver Ed...


7 posted on 02/02/2013 11:03:20 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: Morgana

Ping for later.


8 posted on 02/02/2013 11:07:07 PM PST by wintertime
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Morgana; RIghtwardHo; Reaganite Republican; Clintons Are White Trash; HerrBlucher; mgist; ...
+

Freep-mail me to get on or off my pro-life and Catholic List:

Add me / Remove me

Please ping me to note-worthy Pro-Life or Catholic threads, or other threads of general interest.

9 posted on 02/02/2013 11:08:07 PM PST by narses
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Morgana; RIghtwardHo; Reaganite Republican; Clintons Are White Trash; HerrBlucher; mgist; ...
+

Freep-mail me to get on or off my pro-life and Catholic List:

Add me / Remove me

Please ping me to note-worthy Pro-Life or Catholic threads, or other threads of general interest.

10 posted on 02/02/2013 11:08:41 PM PST by narses
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: metmom

The one reason to public school.....ping..


11 posted on 02/02/2013 11:16:07 PM PST by Morgana (This space for rent.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: JoeProBono

I would just love it for ONCE if someone said something and didnt apologize..what this guy said was 100 percent SPOT ON..Michelle Obama does have a fat ass and homosexuality is an abomination..I dont get why he had to apologize he was right


12 posted on 02/02/2013 11:17:28 PM PST by Sarah Barracuda
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

So if you say someone is fat now it is considered a “Slur”
even if it is true?


13 posted on 02/02/2013 11:32:07 PM PST by funfan
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

“Teacher’s Racist and Homophobic Rant in Classroom”

Let me guess. He quoted the Constitution and the Bible. Now he will pay.


14 posted on 02/02/2013 11:32:22 PM PST by BobL
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: icwhatudo

I don’t see anything wrong with it either. Homos suck.


15 posted on 02/02/2013 11:45:26 PM PST by jospehm20
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 6 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

“Fat butt Michelle Obama,” he said. “Look at her. She looks like she weighs 185 or 190. She’s overweight.”

I don’t know what she weighs, but I agree Michelle Obama has a fat butt. Sue me.

“...what they (homosexuals) do is wrong and an abomination against God.”

That thought is consistent with the world’s major religions. I agree homosexuality is an abomination against God.

The teacher engaged in free speech and expressed religious sentiments which are rightfully protected under the First Amendment. From what I understand, the teacher was not speaking in an official capacity for the school itself, and the school is a public, aka government operated, institution. Therefore, the First Amendment protections apply.


16 posted on 02/03/2013 12:22:56 AM PST by CitizenUSA (Why celebrate evil? Evil is easy. Good is the goal worth striving for.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

He made a Mistake should have inserted the names of Laura and GW, then he would have been praised.


17 posted on 02/03/2013 1:08:44 AM PST by itsahoot (MSM and Fox free since Nov 1st. If it doesn’t happen here then it didn't happen.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: funfan
So if you say someone is fat now it is considered a “Slur” even if it is true?

You have to keep up, fat people are on the ridicule list, right up there with smokers.

18 posted on 02/03/2013 1:10:41 AM PST by itsahoot (MSM and Fox free since Nov 1st. If it doesn’t happen here then it didn't happen.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 13 | View Replies]

To: Morgana

His team made the state semi-finals. He is not.getting fired.

If he was he was a head coach in many Texas high schools, he’d make more money and have no.other duties.


19 posted on 02/03/2013 3:47:22 AM PST by SeaHawkFan
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: JoeProBono

Oh lordy - where’s the ketchup for those fries???
Actually, taking a second look, there do seem to be splotches of ketchup strewn among the fries. . .

Some fashion may look fine or just okay in person. But when photographed - ugh!
Like the ‘Black Widow’ dress she wore in Denver in 2008.
But did that dress actually look okay ‘in person’ even, do ya think???!

Evidently this continually happens with Meshell Obigmouthmama - no one photographs her in stuff before giving the okay or not, to wear in public where photos will be taken.
Then again, she probably could care less - ‘in your face, America.’


20 posted on 02/03/2013 3:52:50 AM PST by USARightSide (S U P P O R T I N G OUR T R O O P S)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
General/Chat
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson