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Old 08-24-2010, 04:41 PM
 
Location: Bradenton, Florida
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At young ages, kids will hit or push another for no apparent reason. This is honesty?

 
Old 08-24-2010, 06:08 PM
 
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At young ages, kids will hit or push another for no apparent reason. This is honesty?

No there usually is a reason.
 
Old 08-24-2010, 06:10 PM
 
Location: North Carolina
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People who don't like children are EVIL!

Sheesh, can we close this thread already?


 
Old 08-24-2010, 06:34 PM
 
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Not necessarily, but based on my experience the people I've met who dislike kids come across that way. It's a lot like people who dislike animals (as pets). I see your point though.
I LOVE animals, but I don’t “get on” well with kids. I could gush over animals for hours, but put a baby in front of me, no matter how cute, and I’m handing it back as quickly as I can lol. I like to think I am a very warm person, I just don’t have that motherly feel.
 
Old 08-24-2010, 08:44 PM
 
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At young ages, kids will hit or push another for no apparent reason. This is honesty?
Again, the attitude of kids=bad, adults=wholesome and more reasoned is false.

Why do some adults commit assaults or murders? Were Hitler and Stalin children when they sent people to gulags or put undesirables in concentration camps?

Adults are obviously physiologically different. And have more wisdom and reasoning ability. But morally, there is no real difference.
 
Old 08-24-2010, 08:50 PM
 
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what's with the kid haters?

I like kids, and have never met one that hasn't warmed to me...

At least they're honest and don't talk **** like most adults...
lol... So people who think differently to you, you cannot handle or comprehend?

I don't like kids since most people are hypocrites about this supposed "love" of children.

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Old 08-24-2010, 09:40 PM
 
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I just think everyone just needs to stop demonizing everyone else and realize we're all human in the end.
 
Old 08-24-2010, 09:44 PM
 
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lol... So people who think differently to you, you cannot handle or comprehend?

I don't like kids since most people are hypocrites about this supposed "love" of children.

where did I say that I couldn't handle or comprehend people who think differently to me?

your second sentence doesn't even make sense.
 
Old 08-24-2010, 10:46 PM
 
Location: ATL with a side of Chicago
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Who says adults cannot be honest? Both adults and kids can be dishonest or devious. The idea that kids are all sweet, and adults all bad, or vice versa, is a falsehood and a false dichotomy.
Balloon Boy was honest. "We did it for the show."

Whatever happened to those guys?
 
Old 08-24-2010, 10:48 PM
 
Location: ATL with a side of Chicago
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where did I say that I couldn't handle or comprehend people who think differently to me?

your second sentence doesn't even make sense.
They usually don't. He just likes to stir things up.
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