Why did it have to happen at a Catholic school?

A meteor is coming and we're all going to die, British teacher tells pupils- link via Drudge

A British schoolteacher, attempting to motivate her pupils into making the most of each day, told them a meteorite was about to smash into the Earth and that they should all return home to say goodbye to their families, a report said.

The teacher at the high school in Manchester, northwest England, only realised her lecture was misjudged when many of the assembled teenagers started crying, the Sun newspaper said in its Friday edition.

According to the report, the unnamed female teacher made the announcement to around 250 pupils at St Matthew's Roman Catholic High School during their regular morning assembly..

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Why not? Sounds typical to me...ooohhhh...shades of Orsen Wells!

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