I think it's a huge problem to talk about sex in terms of purity, but there is nothing wrong with children knowing what sex is in a general sense. I had a book that gave somewhat a vague but age appropriate explanation of what sex was (it explained puberty and where babies came from). Read more
Yeah, it's like, (and I sincerely hope this doesn't come off all MRA-douchey because it's not intended like that), why DO women get a "pass" on talking about their sons like they are romantic partners and making butt-squeezing comments and shit? It's totally creepy when dads go there (see the purity ball post, gag),… Read more
umm, the symbolism here....ah caints handle it :
It's great that your child's skin tone and exposure to the outdoors are such that those methods work for him. Not everyone is as lucky, and slanty red streaks on your chin, neck, and hands can contribute to skin cancer the same way an all over burn will. Read more
This is why I think schools should also ban Elmer's Glue. And milk. And water. Can you imagine what bullies might do if they had access to water? Make you drink it til you threw up, put it on your clothes to imply you peed your pants, etc.
Someone please think of the children! Read more
You could also do that with glue, a common classroom supply. Given that this is a health and safety necessity for some children, can't we train the teachers to watch for and report bullying (which kids will do regardless of the materials available)? Read more
No kid wants to wear sunscreen, because kids can barely grasp the concept of college, much less skin cancer. Hence…