Kryon Birdine is an accomplished wrestler at Arlington (Texas) High School, but the junior has garnered national attention for his recent attempted takedown of the Arlington Independent School District and Texas Education Agency.
WFAA.com reports that Birdine used an iPod to tweet a photo of his answer sheet from a STAAAR standardized testing booklet. On the booklet, Birdine wrote, "I have the TAKS test to study for, not this unneeded craziness." Beneath that, he wrote YOLO in large letters and added a smiley face for good measure.
Birdine, who will be graduating under the TAKS standardized test, not STAAR, tweeted the photo at the Arlington ISD and Texas Education Agency and was subsequently suspended for four days.
"Basically said something about it being a 'breach of security' and that with the breach of security they have to have some sort of punishment," he said.
While Birdine was forced to delete his original tweet, that didn't stop him from tweeting this:
EVERYONE RETWEET. twitter.com/BigColt_145/st…
— Kyron Birdine (@BigColt_145) April 2, 2013