Minneapolis Public Schools take a couple heat days: Top 10 tweets
|Better late than never?|
With temperatures hovering around 90 degrees, that makes sense, but it raises the question -- why in God's name was class held Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, when it was even hotter than it's supposed to be today?
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As you'd expect, folks on Twitter offered up some humorous takes on the issue. Below, we run down the 10 best we've seen.
10. From yesterday morning, before the cancelations were announced:
#MPLS students going to 3rd day in 100+ heat index w/o AC: We'll classify your facilities "STADIUMS" to loose funding for needed investments-- Matt Steele (@VoteMattSteele) August 28, 2013
Kids must go to school in extreme heat, needn't go as heat moderates. Policy right out of "Cuckoo's Nest."-- Ron Rosenbaum (@Ron_Rosenbaum) August 29, 2013
7. What students are saying about the heat days:
Here in Minnesota school can be cancelled due to cold, snow, ice, AND heat. Students everywhere, are begging to move to Minnesota.-- Chey Cab (@CheyCab) August 28, 2013
6. And here's the adult perspective:
HOLY SHIT HOLY SHIT OHMYFUNCGING GOD SCHOOLS CANCELLED THURSDAY AND FRI BC HEAT SO AL MPLS PUBLIC WITH NO AC GET A 5 DAY WEEKEND-- Moli (@vinylzarry) August 28, 2013
Minneapolis just canceled school on Thursday & Friday for schools w/o air conditioning. Can my work please get canceled also?-- emma montie (@emontie13) August 28, 2013