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Did you see Brett Shipp's story on WFAA this week? A top ranked DISD basketball star who started the year a 17-year-old freshman took nine tests in a few hours and becomes a senior. He had over 100 unexcused absences this year, 10 times the number needed to be declared truant.

It's this week's Uncut commentary.

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