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Spring a time for new beginnings in Big Ten

There are 14 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Apr 13, 2011, titled Spring a time for new beginnings in Big Ten. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

A Yale University student nearing graduation was killed inside a school lab when her hair was pulled into a piece of machine-shop equipment, an official said Wednesday.

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srhcb

Springfield, MO

#1 Apr 13, 2011
Tragic indeed, but she apparently never took junior high school shop.

Rule Number 1: You NEVER operate machine tools with loose hair or clothing!
Mary

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Apr 13, 2011
There is no jr high shop class anymore. Budget cuts ya know.

“Here I come to save the Day!”

Since: Jan 09

Gothem city

#3 Apr 13, 2011
WOW, Higher education at it's finest. Sounds like a scene in a horror movie. Prayers to the family.
hump

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Apr 13, 2011
this is really sad.. but why is she present with loose hair near these machines???
so sad

Lake Crystal, MN

#5 Apr 13, 2011
To have gotten as far as working on a graduation project, and either be unaware of the danger, or complacent about the danger. What a tragic waste.
Freedom Lover

Minneapolis, MN

#6 Apr 13, 2011
Mary wrote:
There is no jr high shop class anymore. Budget cuts ya know.
Was it budgetary? Or were there too many screwdrivers stolen and sharpened as weapons in the hood?
horrible

Saint Paul, MN

#9 Apr 14, 2011
Careless wrote:
Who gives a fk....why the he11 did the PP even put a pointless article for us to read in MN. Don't nobody give a sh1t about this aritcle. Get the Fk out of here with this sh1t.
You're disgusting.
Your Brother

Burnsville, MN

#10 Apr 14, 2011
Careless wrote:
Who gives a fk....why the he11 did the PP even put a pointless article for us to read in MN. Don't nobody give a sh1t about this aritcle. Get the Fk out of here with this sh1t.
WHY is Mom letting you have computer access again?!?

Since: Jul 08

Brooklyn Park

#11 Apr 14, 2011
Careless wrote:
Who gives a fk....why the he11 did the PP even put a pointless article for us to read in MN. Don't nobody give a sh1t about this aritcle. Get the Fk out of here with this sh1t.
Sounds like Careless hates anybody with a college education.
Wanna know

Saint Paul, MN

#14 Apr 14, 2011
blindman wrote:
i wonder if she saw stars?
Wow. Clever. Funny. Not. Idiot, yes.
Baba

Minneapolis, MN

#15 Apr 14, 2011
This news story is straight out of Final Destination...
CJayWild

United States

#16 Apr 14, 2011
God- That just made my top 5 list on Worst Ways To Die!
rjs

Brainerd, MN

#18 Apr 14, 2011
missed one small rule. ALWAYS TIE YOUR HAIR BACK!

lesson for many. It is the simplest of little rules that when broken CAN COST YOUR LIFE!

NEVER forget that
rjs

Brainerd, MN

#19 Apr 14, 2011
smart conservative wrote:
<quoted text>You gut it Grandmaster! Hier educashun dus nothin sept turn peepul in to liberul elites, shur dusnut make em smartur, huh?!
doesn't do much for spelling either. Or the english language.

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