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  •  As if a teenager would refuse. (6+ / 0-)

    I'm not an Idaho anything, but where I grew up there wasn't a teenager alive that would refuse any lesson to do with sex and how to do it better. Especially if pictures were involved. I think the parents if not politically motivated are just upset to learn that their perfect little angels are not sexless eternally cute children.

    •  I think that most of those classes focus on (3+ / 0-)
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      having safe rather than "better" sex, Citsonga. Whether it be on political or religious grounds, or just plain old denial of the reality that children grow up to be teenagers, then adults, I cannot fathom the mindset that believes it is possible to dictate an alternate reality where teenagers aren't educated about sex, so just don't have it.

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      by nomandates on Thu Mar 28, 2013 at 05:33:57 PM PDT

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