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Originally posted by Chadwickus
reply to post by Wildmanimal
If anything a monitor would have more of an effect on the eyes/brain than a tv...
Anyway, we're off topic here.
Originally posted by OutKast Searcher
loam...you need to take a deep breath.
I'm sorry to say this...but this isn't the worse thing your kid is going to see. You can't shelter him from the realities of the world for ever.
Originally posted by WickettheRabbit
Will it scar the kid, probably not.
Originally posted by Wildmanimal
reply to post by loam
Hey now just a minute, did your child not come running to you and discuss what was witnessed?
I would say that speaks wonders not only about your child's level of discretion, but also about the quality
of upbringing that you and your wife provide. Just tell him that you love him and that TV is stupid sometimes.
He will get it.
Kind of strange that those types of scenes would be broadcasted immediately after family programming wouldn't
you say? So now you know. Their looking for souls to steal, even if their six years old.
Don't be so hard on yourself, it is not your fault. There is a policy of worldwide of visual desensitization now.
.edit on 28-1-2011 by Wildmanimal because: add in
American idol is worse. It is telling young children that by looking pretty and adhering to other peoples work and style is how you gain success / love / attention .
A 6yo kid should be watching thing like Sesame Street, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Sponge Bob, and even on those there's still things like mild violence and things kids shouldn't be concerned about