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My thoughts are that the boy needs to keep his mouth shut, focus on his grades and staying out of trouble, and learn that some words aren't socially acceptable. What do you all think?

I think it's high time that times changed and that the boy was lucky he got the heads-up so cheaply. If he thinks they were too hard on him, ask him what he thinks would have happened if he'd called a black kid "nigger."
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