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September 15, 2012

our view: Cheers and Jeers

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Lockport Union-Sun & Journal —

Cheers:

To the Lockport School District for introducing a system that allows parents to see what their children are purchasing at the school lunch counter. Schools over the past few years have implemented online systems in which parents can check up ontheir child’s attendance, performance and even homework assignments. This new system allows Mom and Dad to see if their child is purchasing a good lunch or junk food. While there’s always the chance for authorities to abuse a system such as this, it’s an overall win. We’re not a fan of Big Brother, but Big Momma? Absolutely.

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