Red Ribbon week is celebrated about this time every year in honor of Kiki Camerena. Schools all across the country do a bunch of silly things each day during that week that show that you can have fun without drugs. Today the theme was “Put a lid on drugs” and we were invited to wear our favorite hats. I reached back into my bag of tricks and wore this one:
It created a lot of interest. The only negativity came from the guys who thought this looked like a Nazi hat and they tried to emphasize that. When I offered to let them do a report on the Nazis and the Russians during World War II they suddenly became quiet.