Posts Tagged: boy scouts

Remaining Kinds of Behavior That Could Become a Distraction to the BSA

"The Boy Scouts are 'discussing potentially removing the national membership restriction regarding sexual orientation,' according to Deron Smith, director of public relations for the Boy Scouts of America. The Scouts' current policy denies membership to 'individuals who are open or avowed homosexuals or who engage in behavior that would become a distraction to the mission of the BSA,' the group's website says." —CNN Breaking News Update, 1/28/13

1. If one of the kids kept trying to get a game of three-card Monte going.

2. If one of the kids brought a really cool lizard to a troop meeting, and then dropped him, and then everyone almost missed the bus home [...]


The Girl Scouts Remain Awesome

The Boy Scouts of America have reaffirmed their stance: no openly gay leaders, and, wow, no openly gay members. Sorry, young gay males who actually want to be Boy Scouts. Their loss.