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...when you realize your friend's child is in danger, and your friend doesn't.
by Melanie B
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 05:28 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
I saw this video complained about on Yahoo. It does bring up some interesting questions. The number of children being shot every GunFAIL diary is predictable and static. Can a child demand a gun ...
by 88kathy
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 01:08 PM PST with 6 Recommends
This is what the conservative idea of limited government looks like: The state agency charged with protecting children from abuse has neglected its own policies in thousands of cases, according to ...
by UncommonSense
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 15, 2014 at 06:37 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Surprised no one's mentioned this, but a two-year-old boy in East Moline, Illinois got the scare of his life on Monday. He was playing on the monkey bars when something sliced his thumb. It turns ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 06:49 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Madison Avenue taught politicians a long time ago, that voters will ultimately make their decisions based on emotion rather than information. That is why Republicans will frame any failure to ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST with 2 Recommends
So, I've lost my first Facebook friend in the aftermath of the Newtown shooting. I've known my (no longer) friend, whom I'll call Mr. Gun-totin', for many years. He has long been a gun rights ...
by lonesomerobot
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 02:31 PM PST with 18 Recommends
At times I have a rather archaic, puritanical view of Christmas and its excesses. I never have a tree, I have quit buying Christmas presents for my family ... Goldman Sachs plundered my 401K, you see.
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 06:33 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Do you live in California? Is your kid or a kid you know about being bullied in school? Lots of them are. But in the California state constitution it states that children are entitled to a calm and ...
by Renee
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Sep 26, 2011 at 08:40 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
There is an increase use of stun guns on U.S. children some as young as 6-years old.
by David Chura
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Dec 28, 2009 at 05:40 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Last night my 12 year old granddaughter, small and skinny and maybe 70 lbs. in full winter gear and soaking wet, flung herself onto the back of a man that she's known most of her life, a man she ...
by Got a Grip
Comment Count 817 comments on Tue Nov 10, 2009 at 06:36 PM PST with 1071 Recommends
I just finished working my wonderful job at a wedding chapel. We had a rehearsal, which was made even more enjoyable by a very young Mexican-American girl, who as kids often do at weddings, stole ...
by catchaz
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 19, 2009 at 05:55 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I have been thinking about sharing this story with the kos community for the past few days. I have mostly written diaries about the political race but this incident in a department store really ...
by cherbear
Comment Count 62 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2008 at 12:33 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
This makes sense, as Edwards has been very vocal lately about trade agreements; trying to fashion himself the labor candidate. Kucinich, however, has been most ...
by parmenides for change
Comment Count 98 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2007 at 07:08 PM PST with 23 Recommends