Because it had rifles on it.
An Illinois father wants a school district to reconsider its dress code after his son was asked to remove a U.S. Marines T-shirt or be suspended, FoxNews.com has learned.
Daniel McIntyre, 44, of Genoa, told FoxNews.com that his 14-year-old son, Michael, was asked to remove the T-shirt by eighth-grade teacher Karen Deverell during reading class at Genoa-Kingston Middle School on Monday. Deverell, citing the school’s dress code, said the garment’s interlocking rifles was problematic and had to be removed from sight, McIntyre said.
If that’s the case, most Marines in uniform above the rank of PFC wouldn’t be allowed in.
I’m sure his school administrators would’ve loved one like this:
And there are plenty of military-themed shirts that are far more aggressively styled.