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Karen Klein's school bus bullies receive death threats
CBS News ^ | June 22, 2012 7:39 AM | Jim Axelrod

Posted on 06/22/2012 10:24:42 AM PDT by Olog-hai

(CBS News) The seventh grade boys seen in a video taunting bus monitor Karen Klein are getting death threats, CBS News has learned.

The threats to the boys and their families come as online donations for the grandmother of eight continue to pour in—already totaling more than $449,000. …

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: New York
KEYWORDS: busmonitor; deaththreats; karenklein; schoolbullies
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To: WildHighlander57

the boy who took it did the uploading. Commented that lots of folks had gotten a lot of attention for youtubes, so he thought it was just a quick way to cooldom.

51 posted on 06/22/2012 1:20:02 PM PDT by dmz
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To: knittnmom
$449,000? That’s some nice compensation!

I still don't understand this. She is a monitor supposedly to maintain order on a bus full of offspring of thugs. she obvioously is not up to the task. What's the point of her job? It looks like another SEIU job for incompetant Democrats. So some thuggies from the hood make sport of her and donors shower her with tones of money. This society is so aimless.

52 posted on 06/22/2012 1:41:25 PM PDT by LoneRangerMassachusetts (The meek shall not inherit the Earth)
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To: LesbianThespianGymnasticMidget
"Over 523 now...It really is coming in that fast."

She could easily hire a button man to break a few ankles, and have plenty left over.

53 posted on 06/22/2012 1:52:05 PM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: Tzar
Most of the prisoners were better behaved. However, there were exceptions to the rule, like these kids. A convict, like the bully on the bus will be boistrous and obnoxious when he has an audience of fellow convicts to entertain, but get him alone, and he turns into a sniveling baby. Many times, after an inmate had been placed in a special housing cell because of misbehavior or a fight, his mother would call the facility, trying to find out why her son had been locked up. The only way she could have found out was by one of the other inmates on the unit calling her to let her know.

And when an officer would tell an inmate he couldn't do something, or get a specific item through the package room, he'd run to a Sergeant to see if he could get the Sergeant to overrule the officer. When that didn't work, he'd try to find a Lieutenant or above to cry to. This behavior is no different than the kid who is told no by his mother, then whines to his Dad to see if he can get Dad to overrule Mom. Instant gratification was a must. Things were starting to go downhill in the prison system at the time I retired in 2003. I can't imagine what it must be like now.

55 posted on 06/22/2012 3:44:55 PM PDT by mass55th (Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
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To: Tzar

“verbal abuse of all kinds are now common place in public schools, especially urban ones.”

Amen and amen. Many people have no idea.

56 posted on 06/22/2012 3:47:52 PM PDT by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spiritui Sancto.)
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To: Tzar
Getting disrespected is part of her job.

Now, that's just silly.

57 posted on 06/22/2012 3:52:20 PM PDT by BfloGuy (The final outcome of the credit expansion is general impoverishment.)
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To: pterional
Just image what this country will be like when these kids become adults.

These sociopathic brats will grow up to be sociopathic adults ... and will try the same garbage with an armed citizen or peace officer ...

and then many of these sociopathic things will end up dying miserably in the street, with their life-blood running out in the gutter, all the while whining that it isn't fair.

58 posted on 06/22/2012 3:55:27 PM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: dmz

Wonder if the boy was participating in the abuse?
If so, real stupid... if its possible to trace utube uploads then he’s toast.

63 posted on 06/22/2012 8:46:49 PM PDT by WildHighlander57 ((WildHighlander57 returning after lurking since 2000))
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