All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Nerf Guns’

Nerf Rebelle: Brilliant or Sexist?

One of the hot toys for the 2013 Christmas season is the Nerf Rebelle series of weapon-like toys. They’ve been made available by Hasbro with little girls exclusively in mind. How do we know they’re for little girls? Well, there’s a lot of pink and purple. In American society, it’s still common to “color code” toys so that parents won’t …

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Nerf Gun Suspensions Draw Fire In Washington

These days it seems you can’t go more than a few days without hearing another story about a student disciplined for some gun-related offense. Whether it’s the kid who was suspended for biting a Pop-Tart into the shape of a gun (or Idaho, depending on how you hold your head), the deaf little boy who was asked to change his …

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