Yesterday was unofficially 'arrest a teen for carrying a clock day' in Texas, so they did just that. A kid called Ahmed said that he had made a clock at home and brought it to school to show his engineering teacher.
He said his engineering teacher had congratulated him but advised him "not to show any other teachers".
I guess he did.
Here is the clock:
Not much to it, and I guess I can see where the police were coming from. But taking him away in handcuffs? Really?
It wasn't only me who though that the local PD had gone a bit 'over the top' in their following of the law:
So @POTUS got in on the act.
and so did many ordinary people
|Mr Zuckerberg himself got in on the act too.|