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A programmed child is an easy target for society. It whats society want... bunch of little robots lacking of a mind of their own.
Originally posted by Little One
We are getting nowhere with this.
Children are ruined with a controlled environment to the point they cant function in society. A lot of good stuff can be said about home schooling but in many cases, its nut jobs that want to take their children out of the real world but never realize they have to one day re-enter it.
When they do, assuming they have not been properly socialized, as so many of them arent, they cant function in society. They often have very poor social skills and frankly turn out rather 'odd' to most people.
Then, there are the kids home schooled for the right reasons. The right way. Taught at home to ensure a great education, in play groups or other activities that put them with their peers, and not told 'you are home schooled to keep you away from that sick, bad world.'
If that is your reason for homeschooling, it isnt a good one. For keeping your baby tied to your apron string wont EVER happen... I have an 18 yr old. I know. Either you cut the string or they do... it isnt an option. And if they do NOT cut the string themselves... us Mama's didnt do our job. Kids arent 'suppose' to want to lay up on their parents. They are, if well-adjusted, so ready to fly the coop at 18 an anvil couldnt hold them down.
Other kids, not so well adjusted, you either have to continue to raise until they are 30 or until you have to kick them out. Not pretty. I suggest you scoot them closer to the door as time and maturity permits or your looking for a lot of trouble.
Originally posted by dirty_underground
I knew about the mockumentary but I haven't heard about the cancellation. Where did you hear that?
Originally posted by tjack
Makes me wonder when/why we all became so uptight.