On Tue, 05 Mar 2013 21:34:26 -0700, Robert Hansen <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Mar 5, 2013, at 11:11 PM, Louis Talman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > >> From you? Or from someone with real clout over an 18-year-old? > > We are talking my son or daughter right? Not just some 18 year old off > the street. I am failing to understand your inability to accept that > some parents (many in fact) >actually have control of their kids and > that control does not tragically disappear at 18. I do not contemplate > having any problem at all with NOT ALLOWING >something as stupid as what > this author allowed or supported. What are you basing your statements > on? Parenting experience or memories of your own youthful >angst? I am a > parent and I am halfway through the course. It can be done well and it > isn't that hard. Just like it wasn't that hard to teach my son > mathematics. > > Bob Hansen >
Generally speaking, parenting isn't done well by a parent who thinks it isn't hard.
-- --Louis A. Talman Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences Metropolitan State University of Denver