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By Alex Kuhn
Sports Editor 

Hear Me Out! When did we let the tattletales and rats take the wheel?

Remember in grade school when one of the biggest insults you could lob at someone was calling them a tattletale?

 

August 4, 2018



Remember in grade school when one of the biggest insults you could lob at someone was calling them a tattletale? Calling someone a tattletale during recess was the equivalent of challenging another man’s honor during colonial days. Both had similar outcomes too, either the accused slinked away and was forever marked a tattletale/man of no honor, or you dueled. Simple and to the point, this prevented kids from dropping dimes on people for every minor transgression, it was better to be the dumb kid rather than the tattletale.

To be clear a tattletale is someone who narcs on another for mino...



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