At Floyd County Jail in Georgia, colorful Deputy Lyle returns to change the lives of four troubled teens, though he may have finally met his match in one teen who threatens to put Lyle in his place.
I haven't posted to this board in a long time because of all the bashing that was going on and I see it's still happening. That being said, I am not giving up on Billy turning his life around. He had made progress according to his mom and obviously something has happened to cause him to need to leave. I don't think his true fans will turn their backs on him. He needs help and support. I think he fell in
i watched and thought Lyle was funny as hell and exactly what a scared straight kid needs: someone who tolerates zero BS or attitude and makes their experience as uncomfortable as possible. Guys like Lyle are there to make sure they have a terrible experience so they . . . wait for it . . . . don't wind up back in prison. There is no positive language based group therapy, self-esteem improvement, supportive hug circles or emotionally comforting outreach programs waiting for these kids if they
The language on this is EXTREMELY ROUGH so sensitive viewers be warned. However, since the FCC saw fit to allow it on broadcast TV in primetime - Im guessing its will have the same redemptive value here. If not, Im sure Rita will poof it and I apologize.
However - this is a clip from the original 1978 broadcast of Scared Straight,
This is why the programs are called "SCARED" S
Beyond Scared Straight is NOT a "physical fitness program" . It is not "sweating with the convicts".... The purpose of the show is to show teenagers what lays ahead for them if they are incarcerated. Its NOT about "gym class" or building the little cherubs self esteem, or teaching them to be "positive".
THe purpose of scared straight programs are to show the teenagers that when they get to jail, they will be meat. They will be treated like dog crap on the guards heels, they will eat swill, live wit
The Cop Jonathon Lyle is a loser-He says a mistake is" getting a fat chic preg"--What a loser has he looked in a mirror -He is one of those tough cops only when he is around other cops--I can tell he was the kind of kid who got the crap beat out of him and now hides behind a badge, Im 52 yrs old I would love to meet up with that loud mouth loser and remind him of his childhood MORON
An angry teen s cancer-stricken father hopes a trip to Georgia s Floyd County Jail will change his son s destructive ways before it s too late.
WestTexas - yeah people dont realize that the military nowadays pretty much IS a "Southern Thang"... Nevermind that most of the recruits come from the former confederacy... Lets take say - "The Missle Fields of North Dakota". Those airmen and officers were ALL - each and every one of them - trained in San Antonio, Texas. (Even the ones who go to the Academy in Colorado Springs still go to five weeks of Squadron Officer School in San Antonio as well as Aerospace school.) They man missle sites built by KBR
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