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Morning Video: LAUSD Defends Decision To Close Schools When NYC Didn't

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While LA schools closed yesterday, NYC schools did not. That's caused a certain amount of concern about how districts react to threats. NYPD's Bratton didn't help things much by calling the threat a hoax.

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Schools here in San Francisco weren't targeted by the threat. A news radio report here in S.F. on the LAUSD school closure yesterday took a contemptuous tone toward LAUSD for closing the schools, interviewing just one person, a security expert who said the threat was an obvious hoax. A while after I heard that radio report, I logged onto Facebook, and my friends who are LAUSD parents (quite a few of them) were expressing gratitude to the district for erring on the side of caution. Something to ponder.

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