Some concerned citizen wrote a brief article expressing her worry that the Day of Silence at Dougherty Valley High might somehow distract her daughter from concentrating on impending SATs. Honest.
Now, one might hope that actually seeing such a remarkable claim in print would be sufficient to prompt its author to remove it, but is that what happened?
Madame Editor had commented to the effect that these events have been around for several years, which is true. A few others had weighed-in, as well (myself included). Where'd it all go?