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Quote of The Day

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"I don't think you recognize your power. I think you could stand on a table in the lunchroom, and tell the students to burn the building down, and they might do it."    —An actual statement to Wise by Harry Brunson, Assistant Principal, Hillsboro High School (Nashville), March, 1985, when Tim Wise, then 16, blasted the school's dress code in the underground campus paper.

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