Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Kids having kids

The phenomenon of children having children has the chatterati all aflutter.  And The Press is reporting that more boys under 15 are becoming dads.

What should “we” be doing about kids who mature these days earlier than kids once did, but who exhibit less maturity now than kids ever used to do?

To identify the problem’s cause is to solve it. Paraphrasing Andrew Galambos, the problem is a collision between capitalism and socialism.  Capitalism is improving kids’ nutrition faster than socialism is educating children to be adults.

Liberty Scott has more.

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2 Comments:

Blogger Clunking Fist said...

What should “we” be doing about kids who mature the...

Eh? Comrade, you have an error in your sentence:

What should “we” be doing about "our" kids who mature the...

2/18/2009 06:59:00 pm  
Blogger Mark Hubbard said...

Love that final quotation.

2/18/2009 09:10:00 pm  

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